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[NATURAL HAIR NOW] The Truth About Transitioning

After "liking" enough pictures of girls with voluminous natural hair or the perfect curly bantu knot-out,…

[NATURAL HAIR NOW] We Aren’t All Curly, Girl

Walk down the aisles of any beauty supply store, scroll through the Twitter and Instagram…

Ashley Davis

Missouri Woman Forced to Cut Dreadlocks to Keep Her Job

Following reports of a Baltimore woman fired from her job because of her blonde highlights, another black…

Farryn Johnson

Black Woman Fired from Hooters Because of Blonde Highlights

  When will the foolishness and hoopla around black people's hair stop? Over the past…

5 Practical Steps to Making a Bold Hair Transformation

Despite India.Arie’s proud proclamation that we are not our hair, it’s hard not to say…

Since When Isn’t Natural Hair for Everyone?

Over the past five years, the natural hair revolution has become an incredible movement. We’ve…

Students at a PWI and an HBCU

4 Debates That Need a Rest

The avenues to engage in conversation are limitless these days. You can text, tweet, Skype,…

How to Find Your Personal Hair Guru

To find the masterful stylist who will take care of your precious mane is a…