black hair

5 Basic Tips for Healthy Dreadlocks

Keep you locs looking good with the timeless advice in this reposted October 2017 article.

Gabrielle Union

Gabrielle Union on the Dangers of ‘Balance’ and Hollywood Failing Black Hair

Happy birthday to one of our favorite actresses and EBONY magazine cover subjects, Gabrielle Union, born Oct. 29, 1972. In celebration, we’re reposting this exclusive September 2018 article.

[Detangling Our Roots] The History of Baby Hairs

What’s old is new, and ‘baby hairs’ remain controversial topic, especially in the “Twitterverse.” Where do you fall on the subject? We are revisiting this post from 2017 on this beauty topic.

Black hair

White Mom Gets Stranger’s Help with Her Black Daughter’s Hair

Monica Hunter, an African-American mother of three, lent a helping hand and taught Stephanie Hollifield, a…

New Jersey Law Eases the Burden on African-style Hair-braiders

For African-style natural hair-braiders in New Jersey a huge weight has been lifted under the…

Kardashians Credited With ‘Glass Hair’ Trend, Better Known As The Silk Press

Marie Claire is the latest publication to catch heat for crediting a Kardashian with creating…

Natural Hair Bans, dreadlocks

Black Woman Seeks Supreme Court Ruling After Losing Job over Dreadlocks

Chastity Jones is a Black woman from Alabama who lost a job offer after telling…

Tyra Banks: I Almost Lost Victoria’s Secret Gig Because of My Natural Hair

Tyra Banks is currently on a press run for new book, Perfect Is Boring: 10…

Wash Day

‘Wash Day’ Celebrates Black Hair & Representation in Comics

For a significant chunk of history, most if not all aspects of the entertainment world…

India.Arie Chops Off Tresses One More Time (PHOTOS)

Long time fans of soul songstress India.Arie may remember the singer doing the big chop…