She started relaxing her hair at the age of 12 because her hair was thick and unmanageable. A relaxer transformed her hair in silky straight strands. Yet, she never believed she had bad hair. Sounds familiar?
Chellz Naturally Me shares her thoughts on all things natural hair and what she loves most about being natural in our Going Natural Video Diary series. Read More “Going Natural Video Diary of Chellz Naturally Me”
Model and student Philosophy Art Devin Hentz takes Black hair microscopically under the loupe by sharing her experience. From a child who was being teased with dreadlocks to a model in search of the perfect weave.
If you ever wondered how do models feel without a wig and if they are confident enough to model with Natural Hair, check out this video diary from Chantal Ansah.
Half European, Mary-Ann, aka Mai, begged her mom for a relaxer to have the same straight her as her European peers. At the age of 14 her mom finally gave in. Years later after she suffered from scalp burns and Mai’s hair was thin and brittle her sister who initially followed in Mai’s footsteps to relax her hair, inspired Mai to stop relaxing as she went natural before her Mai did.
I can relate to so much of what Margaret F. Kreps, a writer from North New Jersey, shares in her Going Natural video diary. Although I enjoyed my Jheri Curl a lot longer than three days, I too experienced severe hair breakage after rocking this “Soul glo” do. I wasn’t as brave back then to rock a Caesar, I just went back to a perm.
A performer, photographer, and model, Nejhé Ryutt is 24 years old from Negril, Westmoreland, Jamaica. Nejhé Ryutt is embracing the natural beauty from the female’s to his hair. At this time of his life he learns to love everything about his hair, however it was not always like that. He explains the struggles of growing up with the peer pressure of how hair is “supposed” to be. From Relaxed to Natural.
Kevononstage is a really funny guy. Talented and funny with an own youtube channel. After he made fun of us natural heads, yes he did, I had to ask him to join the Going Natural Video Diaries because I thought the video was hilarious.
Tired after relaxing she just cut it all. Read More “Alana’s Going Natural Video Diary”