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On Sunday, the 26-year-old became the third South African to win the Miss Universe title, making headlines around the world. https://www.channel24.co.za/The-Juice/News/Pageant/10-things-you-should-...View more
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In a country like South Africa, it’s difficult to imagine that dark-skinned people with natural hair would be a far cry from “the norm”. https://ewn.co.za/2019/11/07/zozibini-tunzi-on-colourism-rac...View more
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"I thought going natural would make my hair instantly amazing, but it turned out to be really difficult," says Renee, 22. "I didn’t know how to do important steps like detangling or sectioning and tha...View more
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“We’re glad the case is proceeding," said Institute for Justice attorney Jaimie Cavanaugh. "We know the braiders here have a right to braid and earn money. So we fully expected the court would be on o...View more
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But Roe found communion and solace outside the office when she attended natural hair beauty expos in Atlanta, including the World Natural Hair Show in College Park. There, she found herself surrounded...View more
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“I am so excited for it, I feel like it’s our time. Whether I win, I feel like me setting step on there, looking the way I look being the way that I am, with the message that I have, means a lot to us...View more
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African women's natural hair embodies their culture and identity. Throughout the discussion on African hair, the focus has never gone beyond colonialism, ...Ngozi Schommers takes the discussion on nat...View more
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“...hair is a sign of beauty for black people but at the same time a sign of violence for colonial powers. The symbol­ism of hair to us was a doorway to a broader conversation,...” https://www.ru.a...View more
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A woman who took it upon herself to change a state law is now changing people's perception of natural hair at her ... Amber Starks https://www.koin.com/local/multnomah-county/portland-woman-changes-...View more
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As night school begins at The Institute for Braiding and Natural Hair in ... Natural hair styling refers to stylists who don’t cut, color or use other chemicals to alter a client’s hair. It's a trade ...View more
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"There was a good turnout with people of all ages, and the thing that kept cropping up - in anecdotes and reminiscences - was hair and style, whether as protest, empowerment or act of self-expression....View more
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Another student panelist, 21-year-old Jocelin James, said people in Japan wanted to touch her hair, too. Her hair, she said, looks nothing like the straight, black hair that’s commonly seen in Japan. ...View more
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"Your curls are as unique as you are. Know what works for you and your hair. Do your research and take the time to understand what the ingredients on the back of your products actually are." https:/...View more
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When you’re doing a hair look is beauty something you think about? Do you try to capture it or do you reject the notion of beauty? Virginie Moreira: I think because of the aesthetics I’ve grown up wi...View more
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While acquisitions of brands serving black people in and outside of the continent is part of the growth strategy for global players, the other key pillar is research and innovation. ... African resear...View more
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"The options can seem limited when you have a kinkier texture." Keep in mind that the operative word is seem: ... "I really prefer my hair being natural," she says. ...Celebrity hairstylist Nikki Nelm...View more
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The event is the largest natural hair expo in Central Texas and draws in close to 1,000 attendees from all over. The event will feature a product swap, free gift bags, a natural hair and fashion show,...View more
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“Hair has definitely defined us from an early age. At school we were allowed to plait our hair but we weren’t allowed to have funky hairstyles or Afros,” Motene recalls, noting the emotional weight th...View more
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"You guys knew that it was going to be four people with natural hair. There are so many hairstylists that specialize in natural hair that could have had this job." And I said to the hairstylist, "You'...View more
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One of these is "Black Men Walking," which in its 'expansive excavation of race and identity' , asks what it means to be black and British, and to what extent are we defined by our geographical roots?...View more
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Sometimes you have to read a story twice to make sure that you read it right the first time. ... “Natural hair has become a place where people feel empowered to reclaim their cultural and racial iden...View more
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Buddha’s Instagram, which says he is an African American hairstylist, is littered with images of his finished looks that range from dreadlocks and box braids to full afros. It also features urban wear...View more
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“I started braiding hair in August 2017 when I was 13 because I really like braids. I wanted them but there was no one who could do them in Slovakia,” the 15-year-old explains. “If I wanted someone el...View more
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To her, education is everything: "To really be able to appreciate these hairstyles, we must educate ourselves on the origin," she tells Refinery29. “It's not just a hairstyle. There's so much history ...View more
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Black hair is not and will never be “just hair.” It’s wrapped up in our identity. That’s why when non-Black people sport their locks in ways that are widely considered to be derived from our culture, ...View more
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The natural hair movement is evolving and tech innovation is the next step in the process. However, without access to capital and manufacturing channels, it’s nearly impossible for Black women to inno...View more
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Four or five years ago I decided to “own my roots”, quite literally. I stopped relaxing my hair, cut off the relaxed part and grew out my natural Afro. Black women’s hair is a political issue, and whe...View more
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“In solidarity, I’m wearing my hair natural today,” Sheinelle said. “You know, it’s true. After I talked about it, I thought about it. What are we telling our girls if we tell them that the way God ma...View more
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... it is telling that it is a 1966 Penn State grad who remains stuck in the past regarding Black hair and its history in America. From the mid-1960s forward, Afros became a prominent statement not on...View more
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Throughout the United States, many of those who move nimble fingers through the textured strands of Black hair have been in an ongoing battle to practice their craft freely. Though the tradition of ha...View more
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Despite hairstyle apparently seeming like a fashion choice, Dr. Kambon said he had encountered a research that shows that women with natural looks carry a high sense of self-esteem and regarding what ...View more
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Dr. Obadele Kambon, a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of African Studies, University of Ghana, has said Ghanaian women should keep their hair natural to boost economic growth in the country. ...View more
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Ghanaian Singer Irene Logan is very pretty with natural hair too ... Artiste and top Model Deborah Vanessa looks Blissful with her afro style natural hair. https://www.ghanacrusader.com/female-celebr...View more
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We don't often see men celebrated as much when it comes to hair artistry, so we are here for all of it. And, we love the homage to the African tradition ... https://www.hypehair.com/216826/were-obses...View more
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