Hair can be an expression of one’s personality, an exclamation mark on a living, breathing canvas. Our sense of self can be connected to our hair. For many women, especially Black Women it is representative of “something” different. Something bigger, deeper, and more personal. Read More “Why You Can’t Touch My Hair Video”
In the late 90s, during the frontier days of the natural hair movement, we had no special “curl definers,” natural hair “puddings” or “detangling” products. And if we were in a conundrum about how to take care of our kinks, coils and curls, since youtube did not exist and natural hair salons were rare, we looked around until we found another naturalista and talked to her. This is what happened to natural hair advocate, Linda “Mosetta” Jones two decades ago.
It didn’t take long for this young adorable model to win over the population. 7 years on the planet, this girl from Suriname gained over 50,000 combined likes and shares on Facebook. Suriname is a small tropical country full of forests and a variety of flora and fauna off the coast of South America. Cherelice’s mother shared some information about her and gave insight into why she is such a heart-capturing little thing.
Mrs. Venetiaan is the first First Lady of the Republic Suriname who wears her hair natural. She is admired for her loving, kind and inspiring spirit. I couldn’t resist asking her about her beautiful short natural. Needless to say I am very thankful that she agreed to cooperate. Read along and you’ll see why.
Even if you’ve seen her on the Nate Berkus show or in one of the many magazines that have featured her work, I wonder if you would have recognized the founder of Malene B Custom Handmade Carpets. Years ago she made decision to cut off her locs, save for a house and build her business.
An excellent testimony to the fact that curves are beautiful on a woman, Philomena Kwao is a 22 year old student who has always excelled academically. She, however, did not stop there. When Excel-Models1 and Cosmopolitan began their quest for a curvy and beautiful woman, Philomena decided to give it a shot. This young model is no fresher to the fashion industry, for she had already turned heads by bagging the title of Miss Ghana UK in the year 2008.
You may not know her name but you’ve probably seen her in Eric Benet video clip . This beautiful natural is not just any actress. She is an Electrical Engineer who choose to switch careers.
Recognition for those who deserve it as well as financially assisting our benefactor who is providing free education to qualified entrepreneurs and would-be entrepreneurs in this industry.
with Sisterlocks: I think other women are afraid to go natural because they are worried about what everyone will think. They think their lives and jobs will be affected negatively and it doesn’t have to be that way!
chosen as Miss West Africa in Germany, is a proud Natural. Preparing for the final African pageant in Nigeria this beauty talks with us about her drive, motivation and preparation.
His favorite Cosby Episode, his new cd, poetry, locs and a lot more.
The natural Trinidadian born Jazz singer who performed at the home of Louis Armstrong in Corona, Queens, decided that if she wanted to celebrate herself as a natural, black Caribbean woman, she should not be afraid of ANY look.
This tall, dark and handsome promising actor openly talks about his career, Hollywood and of course hair. Gifted with a knack for comedic timing he is as honest as they come.
Congratulations! How does it feel to be Miss Nappturality?
It feels great! It’s truly an honor…especially having put forth so much effort. To see it pay off is priceless!!!
Is the 1st ever Miss Kroeshaar, Holland’s Next Natural Model. The rivalry to win the natural beauty trophy was not easy. The winner shares how she approached the beauty pageant as well as her strategy to top the other eight contestants.
Part 1 of my interview with Arthur Ashe’s protégé, the only tennis player with dreadlocks who ever won a grand slam. He doesn’t only talk about his new CD and how Obama inspired him but also why he started locs, what his hair, his family and tennis mean to him and where gets his spirituality comes from.