As a contestant of America’s Next Natural Model Season 5, Lydia tried to see how the Going Natural Hair care products would work for her Fro-Hawk, one of her favorite natural hairstyles.
For this shoot, I knew (and still know) that I have A LOT of work to do to prove to the judges that I should still be in the competition. Our job this week was to try out, the curl keeper and show off our curls! Definition at it’s’ best! 🙂 We also were to […]
Hi Going Natural Fam, I will be speaking at the event posted below! It’s a great opportunity to rock your natural and give to a good cause! If you are in or near the Hampton VA area, hope you can make it! 2nd Annual Curls for a Cause Natural Hair Fundraiser Presented By: Naturally Glam LLC […]
Black women, natural or not, are always on the look for that one product that perfectly defines the beautiful shape of uniquely coiled strands with a healthy shine and cheerful bounce. Still, this may not be as difficult as you may think. In fact, it can be fairly easy to make your curls happy. […]
LENORE – Best of luck to you in all your endeavors, Lenore. You are gorgeous and I am sure you will do fine. Just remember your angles when you are in front of the camera. Happy Holidays! VALARIA – Valaria, you were by far the most regal of all the contestants in the America’s Next […]
Versatile, unique and fabulous are all adjectives that can be used to describe chic hairstyles that can be achieved with natural hair. As I am a loc’er, I will expound upon a few fanciful formal styles that can add pazazz and flavor to any evening soiree.
It’s very telling to see that only the strong or determined survive! We started out with 10 contestants and in a few short weeks we’re down to 5. Curls Toisha’s Toisha’s story was a little scary considering how dangerous the pipe cleaners can be. Despite those facts, she’s found a way to make it […]
For the next challenge you are going to create curls with the twist n curl potion and use the flower from Ododo Originals that you’ve received. Ododo Originals is a one woman business who sells her flowers via www.ododooriginals.etsy.com. Your best picture will be linked to her shop to sell her flowers.
If you have locs you are amazed at the flexibility we have with styling. With that being said I want to share with you on how to spiral curl your hair using pipe cleaners that you can find at any craft store.For this tutorial I will use 15 mm sized bendable chenille pipe cleaners.
Love your locs and add some curls! Bouncy, free and especially for girls:)
For this challenge I’ve opted for an old fashioned approach; cloth rollers. An elder woman gave me the idea when she talked about how back during the Great Depression when money was scarce women used all kinds of different house hold objects for their beauty needs. I used just a few strips of fabric from an old […]