Brooklyn, NY March 31st – The book Going Natural, How to Fall in Love with Nappy Hair by author Drs. Mireille Liong-A-Kong ranks nr. 1 on amazon.com in the category “Hair Care and Styling”.
Let’s face it, if you’re a black woman, have ever been a black woman, or intend on ever becoming a black woman in the future, you?ve faced your share of “nappy-head jokes”.
Hey, I am so happy that I found this website. Most of the sites I found were not really what I have been looking for. I have been relaxed free for four months. During the first months I just didnt get a relaxer. I was not aware that I was going to take the journey […]
Your natural hair is your own. This style represents a crown inspired by Africa, nature and my family. Attempting to find additional inspiration, I came across a photo of beautiful African women with hair in a combination of dreads and braids.One had a strand of hair loosely looped across her forehead with beads in the […]
There are times when you want to dress up your look but you just don’t have the funds right then to go out and get something new done. What you need to do is add some existing pizzazz to elevate your do from drab to fab!
It wasn’t until I packed my bags and headed off to France for a year-long study abroad program that I realized that I had been bit by the travel bug. My year in France, which took place during my third year of university, opened my eyes to the world and ignited my passion for discovering […]
Be warned that your “different-ness” will often single you out and will make you and instant celebrity in some places in the region. My travels around Asia have yielded some pretty funny situations that are primarily due to my skin colour. In Cambodia and Thailand, people pointed at me and yelled out “Obama!”
I’ve always been the girl who said I’d never cut my hair. That changed after I entered college. I was unable to travel back home (2 1/2 hours away) to get my hair done by my beautician of 6 years and didn’t trust just anyone with my hair. Therefore, I relied solely on my own […]
Going Natural; How to Fall in Love with Nappy Hair Nr. 1 on Amazon.com Have you ever considered going natural but thought it would be too hard? Try Going-Natural! Many of us are alienated from our stigmatized coils and have no clue what to do with our nappy hair. This book helps you reacquaint with […]
I am free. Free to be. Nappy, bald, wig or straight, allow me to do ME! Dear America, Fall on your knees and thank The Most High for allowing you to live in The Land of Opportunity! Remember, that as you exercise freedom choose not to oppress your fellow neighbor- for they too live […]
Ok Guys this story is quite interesting but crazy so check it out. For the 2008-2009 school year I was a UAPB Golden Girl at my school. I love love love dancing and I had to join the team but I noticed something different from me and the rest of the girls. I STOOD out….why […]
Funny, witty and interesting ….
Even if you haven’t used this expression yourself, it’s very likely that you’ve heard it. But have you ever thought about the meaning behind this expression?
Like our strands, we differ in length, pliability and curviness, yet our distinctive kinks have at least 10 things in common. We nappy heads know our personalities are as different as the many textures that exists. Like our strands, we differ in length, pliability and curviness, yet our distinctive kinks have at least 10 things […]
As part of the exhibition, we feature the award-winning documentary entitled “My Nappy Roots” this Sunday for free. The stylistic feature-length documentary, celebrates the unique journey of Black hair perfectly compliments the natural hair exhibition.Date November 9, time 2:00 PM and best of all it’s Free!
Question I’m 6 months into my natural journey and my hair seems to be doing pretty well but every time I twist it I pull nappy balls off the ends of my hair. These balls are not tiny… is this normal?