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Lupita Nyong'o

Lupita Nyong’o on Kinky Hair Being Deemed ‘Uncivilized’

by Christina Santi   Aug 08, 2018

Actress Lupita Nyong’o is almost always seen rocking her natural hair anytime she is in front of a camera. The cover star of the... Read More

Black women, U.S. Navy, natural hair

U.S. Navy Now allows Black Women to Wear Their Natural Hair

by Teddy Grant   Jul 12, 2018

The U.S. Navy announced on Wednesday that it will allow servicewomen to wear different types of hairstyles, including ponytails and locs, the Associated Press... Read More

Natural hair, former nursing student

Former Nursing Student Felt Forced to leave School Over Her Natural Hair

by Teddy Grant   May 31, 2018

A former nursing student at University of Holy Cross in Louisiana said she felt she had to leave the program because of her natural... Read More

4 Tips to Help Revive Your Curl Pattern

4 Tips to Help Revive Your Curl Pattern

by LaParis Hawkins   Apr 24, 2018

As an alternative to our natural kinks, naturalistas are known to get a good blowout and use an iron to achieve a straight look... Read More

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

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

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 11, 2018

Tyra Banks is currently on a press run for new book, Perfect Is Boring: 10 Things My Crazy, Fierce Mama Taught Me About Beauty,... Read More

#TrafficBae Demetria Obilor Is Putting on for the Culture Yet Again

#TrafficBae Demetria Obilor Is Putting on for the Culture Yet Again

by Zahara Hill   Feb 19, 2018

Just months ago, Texas anchor Demetria Obilor was on the receiving end of condescending commentary about her Afro from a viewer. Last week, she reveled in... Read More

Black History Month: Creme of Nature Celebrates Beauty of Black Hair

Black History Month: Creme of Nature Celebrates Beauty of Black Hair

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 07, 2018

Black History month is underway and in celebration of it, Creme of Nature has joined citizens across the country who are commemorating the accomplishments... Read More

Beyoncé

Tina Lawson Ends Debate Over Beyoncé’s Natural Hair With One Pic

by Zahara Hill   Dec 18, 2017

Now we all know nothing is truer to a Black girl’s hair chronicles than the timeless adage: “If you bought, it’s yours.” But of course, this... Read More

Natural Hair Bans, dreadlocks

Berkeley Professor Aims To Eliminate Natural Hair Bans In Schools

by Zahara Hill   Aug 11, 2017

Law professor Angela Onwuachi-Willig is collaborating with fellow academics to terminate school policies banning natural hair. Read More

Queen Latifah’s Hair for the BET Awards Included Several Drugstore Products

Queen Latifah’s Hair for the BET Awards Included Several Drugstore Products

by Ebony Staff   Jun 27, 2017

She didn’t have a single hair out of place. Queen Latifah is one of those people who masters a look and sticks with it.... Read More