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Celebrating Black History also

Celebrating Black History Month with the Untold History of Black Follicles

With love for our history and endless stories to tell , we are pleased that you are celebrating Black History Month with us! Starting with Bad Hair Uprooted, the Untold History of Black Follicles, I like to present to you my photo book. Illustrated with pictures of amazing natural hairstyles and locs, it is a coffee table …

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Celebrating Hair diversity Law NYC

Celebrating New York City’s ban on hair discrimination to transborder – The Crown Act

Black people are the only human beings on planet earth who need to go to court to obtain the right to wear their god-given tresses natural. Locs, Afros, Cornrows, all perfectly natural styles for black hair as it grows out of follicles, are stigmatized to the point that they are declared unacceptable. Not only in the …

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Why Your Braids, 4C hair and Locs Are Craving a Microfiber Towel

For women with natural hair, finding the perfect drying method can be a struggle. Even if every step of the washing process is carefully calibrated—from the temperature of the water to the sulfate-free conditioner—improper drying can wreak havoc on curl pattern. The solution? Microfiber towels. They’re a simple, effective way to ensure your curls dry right.

Locs vs Dreadlocks

Dreadlocks vs Locs, an intense debate about the origin & meaning

Locs vs Dreads : Hello there, I have been wearing my hair in natural styles for many, many years.  I am 72 now.  One reference to the style of wearing LOCS always feels insulting.  My hair is not DREADful, so why do WE continue to call it so?  DREAD LOCS was originally referring to black …

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Going Natural at the Roc A Natural Expo

With Going Natural at the Roc A Natural Expo on Mother’s Day

Overall the Roc A Natural Expo is a great concept because more than just natural hair, it has wellness and health incorporated.The space was beautiful. One of the best locations I have seen were a natural hair expo was hosted. A nice spacious building with high ceilings and lots of light nearly everywhere. That was …

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Sabrina Boissiere HUE Beauty & Natural Hair Affair Tour

Sabrina Boissiere creator of HUE Beauty & Natural Hair Affair Tour

One of the hallmarks of the natural hair movement is that it is also a DIY movement. Instead of exclusively relying on salons, Black women have become interested in taking charge of their own hair. Natural hair events fill a void in providing information, a sense of community and fun for the naturalistas who want …

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Dorca Meyers the woman behind the Roc-A-Natural Hair Expo

Dorcas Meyers the woman behind the Roc-A-Natural Hair Expo

Natural hair expos are the drivers behind the natural hair movement, connecting businesses, stylists and aficionados. But who are these women, what moves them and how do they do it? In a new series we feature the fabulous women behind the these hair expos. This week: Meet Dorcas Meyers the woman behind the Roc-A-Natural Hair …

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Feng Shui Garden Suriname

Win a Trip to and a photo shoot in Suriname!

The winners of #ANNM since 08 America’s Next Natural Model is an online pageant to promote natural hair and Black businesses. Since its start in 2008, the pageant has featured companies like Iman cosmetics, Jamaica Mango & Lime as well as upcoming fashion designers rewarding the winner with a photo and video shoot in Manhattan, New York. Chassity Bynum, winner of …

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America's Next Natural Model Winners

America’s Next Natural Model goes Suriname!

In this anniversary year of the very first natural hair beauty pageant online that I started a decade ago, I am elated to announce that America’s Next Natural Model goes Suriname! Yes, you read it right but there is more.   With WhatNaturalsLove.com, the new marketplace just ready everything is coming together so incredibly well because …

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