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Now the team is striving for bigger goals in hopes of spreading the representation. EBONY spoke with Rowser and Smith about the societal impact of the comic, the power of Black hair and what it was li...View More
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According to Lee in a presentation to the audience, braids serve various practical purposes, such as keeping hair clean and keeping it out of someone's face. Lee also noted that braids have historical...View More
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This wasn't always a possibility for the 26-year-old, who remembers the first time she wore her hair natural. She was in ninth grade at LaGuardia high school of performing arts in Manhattan, and her A...View More
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Bethea is unsure that corporations will hire her with her kinky natural hair. "I'm insecure because of my hair," Bethea said. She asked her professors for advice about hair styles that come across as ...View More
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Pamela Ferrell (@cornrowsandco), co-founder of Cornrows & Co., who has fought and won the right to practice her profession without a license, speaks with Here & Now's Peter O'Dowd. “The only thing tha...View More
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........... a lot has changed since I was a child in 1990s South Africa. That was clear last week, when I took my five-year-old niece to one of South Africa’s first commercial natural hair expos, and ...View More
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Central St. Martin's student Favour Jonathan makes art that celebrates black hair in all its forms. In her recent project, "A Statement of Pride," she photographs herself in a variety of different hai...View More
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Take the "Barbershop" episode of Atlanta, for example, and how it speaks about black hair. It plays out with a barber named Bibby (Robert Powell III) who seems more villain than barber. Throughout the...View More
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It became all so clear, that no matter how beautiful my relaxed hair is, it would never be good enough. What if I just let my hair grow like God intended it to. I did just that and I have found freedo...View More
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You can expect to see Halo on shelves and online in 2019. ...
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Reproductive Development Girls reported that children using chemical hair-relaxers and hair perms were 1,4 times more likely to experience early puberty. In one of the studies, African girls as young ...View More
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Traditionally, the moment you know Giselle has lost her mind is when her hair slips out of its tidy bun and frames her face like a sticky, sweaty halo. She unravels — physically, emotionally, mentally...View More
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There are groups, and there are “supergroups.” At over 253,000 members—and growing daily—the Natural Hair Facebook group definitely qualifies as the latter. Started in 2013, Natural Hair began as a lo...View More
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Meet Wash Day the slice-of-life comic that pays tribute to the beauty and endurance of Black women and their hair. Written by Jamila Rowser and illustrated by Robyn Smith, the 27-page story follows on...View More
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Ms. Collins is convinced that increased wig and weave wear since the early 2000s has caused widespread hair loss among black women. “Remember 20 years ago, when people were wearing their own hair with...View More
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Kahran and Regis Bethencourt have made a thriving career out of taking pictures featuring black girls and the beauty of their curly afro crowns. Now the founders of CreativeSoul Photography have repor...View More
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Written by textile artist, clothing designer, children's book illustrator and now author Cozbi Cabrera, My Hair Is a Garden follows a little black girl's journey from being teased for her hair to self...View More
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But Hogan, who finished her police training prior to 2005, says that she has never used cocaine; when she sent her hair to a private company for more testing, it came back negative. Now, she and nine ...View More
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Kahran and Regis Bethencourt, whose series of photos showing young girls with natural hair in period clothing went viral, now have a book deal. The Bentencourts ... Baroque was the one of the themes i...View More
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In an industry dominated by large companies like Shea Moisture, junior Brittany Bygrave is breaking into the natural hair industry with her whipped shea butter company, Noia Brittany. With the word “N...View More
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The Natural Hair Journey Of Leslie D. Tucker: “I'm grateful to have any hair at all.” ... This month we talked to several women about their hair journey and how their hair makes them feel. Keep readin...View More
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Let's talk about your hair. You've been wearing natural hair forever. When did you decide to go natural and what was the first style that you had? I always wanted locs when I was in high school, but m...View More
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In January, 1962, at a jazz club on 125th Street, in Harlem, Brathwaite, along with his brother, Elombe Brath, staged the inaugural “Naturally” pageant, featuring all-black models who, in their celebr...View More
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Baltimore, MD — The Baltimore Natural Hair Care Expo kicks off the 17th annual event with a new look, new location, and updated vibes. The Expo, presented by Dreadz N' Headz and the Natural Hair Care ...View More
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African Lens is a 2018 media exhibition. The panel will comprise of Detangling Our Roots and (Re) Presenting Heroes. The latter will look at why the African children need to be represented in the supe...View More
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Few things, on the face of it, are more innocuous than the hair on one's head. However, so far as social issues go, the hair on a Black woman's head is far from an idle consideration. Indeed, reaction...View More
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Hair in all its multiple permutations — long, short, curly, shaved, straight, braided, dyed, natural, permed, artificial — is the subject of an exhibition at the Providence ... In Nigeria, women devel...View More
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Amongst the panels, (Re)Presenting Heroes will consider the importance of representation in superpower for black children, and Detangling Our Roots will interrogate the historical and cultural legacy ...View More
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