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“I wanted to create an iconic look specially since Lizzo wanted to wear wood grain! I thought wood grain hair would be perfect!” Swain continued, “We look forward to sculpting Lizzo’s natural hair to ...View More
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The YouTubers Who Changed the Landscape for #NaturalHair https://www.wired.com/story/youtube-natural-hair/
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Given the versatility of African hair, this campaign empowers women to rock their kinky, short, or curly hair as they like. And Dark ... This lady looked gorgeous with her natural hair 'crown' and the...View More
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This is one well-written piece on what makes our natural African hair special in today's world. https://codcourier.org/11755/opinion/the-rise-of-black-hair/
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Emma Dabiri: Social media is great but sometimes we really miss the nuance. I would like to see more visibility, acceptance and finding beautiful the type of hair that has been the most stigmatised. T...View More
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"... three Black queens — Miss USA, Miss America, and Miss Teen USA — serving simultaneously for the first time ever". https://www.refinery29.com/en-us/2019/05/231694/black-women-miss-usa-miss-americ...View More
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"I know what I look like with straight hair, with extensions, and with my curly hair, and I feel more confident and comfortable with my natural hair." https://hellogiggles.com/news/miss-teen-usa-kali...View More
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Black is beautiful: It’s a catalyzing phrase that radically instilled pride among African Americans and redefined beauty standards around the world. The iconic slogan is also the title of Kwame Brathw...View More
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The bill’s advance follows new guidelines issued in February by the New York City Commission on Human Rights that classified discrimination or harassment based on hair or hairstyle as a form of racial...View More
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"The misconceptions we grew up with was that a weave is more manageable than your natural hair." https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-47403686
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The Natural Hair Movement didn't start just yesterday. There were movements before it. Like the Black is Beautiful movement, a bit of which Kwame Brathwaite’s photos capture. And you'll gain a bit of ...View More
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The photos in this collection are pure inspiration :ok_hand: Both the styles and the ladies rocking 'em make you want to do more with your natural hair. https://olatorera.com/gallery-of-100-images-...View More
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Afromoji - Campaign; Advocating for the inclusion of afro hair in the Emoji. "My hope is the afromoji will inspire people to embrace not only the skin, but the hair that they’re in." Read more: ht...View More
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... So, I thought about organizing this project in the form of a competition in which we would show natural hair in a positive light. So people would say “if natural afro hair is being awarded a prize...View More
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This lady ditched her degree for her passion as a natural hair stylist. https://www.nation.co.ke/lifestyle/saturday/Having-a-bad-hair-day-Worry-not/1216-5058196-108nyt1/
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My hair is a big statement and I have never had weaves or anything else because I really like to make a statement with my natural hair. It might not match the typical corporate look, my work and not ...View More
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But even more than the dope hair moment was the fact that Kissy got to hold space with fellow Black women in Kenya to bond over something they all love, and that’s the essence of Black Girl Magic. ht...View More
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Elements of Afro-punk, a distinctive Johannesburg street style characterised by bold clashing colours and celebrating the multiple possibilities of “African” hair, are evident in the blue lipstick and...View More
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Barbie deserves her party, but that celebration has overshadowed another doll anniversary that is arguably more relevant to our cultural moment. Fifty years ago this month, Baby Nancy made her debut a...View More
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"... Now at least it seems like we are waking up to ourselves again, and are like, ‘Hey, hold on, wait a minute…’ Our hair is kind of fabulous and it’s like clay and we can do all sorts of things with...View More
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"With a natural hair salon the atmosphere changes from how you handle people's hair to how you share knowledge with them, to how you advise them," https://www.sowetanlive.co.za/good-life/2019-03-07-...View More
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“It is a skill my mother taught me,” she stated. “When she died a few months ago, part of me felt like wearing my hair braided was preserving a part of her.” https://www.ebony.com/news/race-c...View More
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That another British Museum, the National Army Museum, held locks of the emperor's hair was seen as particularly sensitive. "Displaying human parts in websites and museums is inhumane," Ethiopia's min...View More
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"Fast forward to today, when I spotted a pic of Kelly proudly sporting what seems to be her own natural, shrunken 'fro, sans clip-ins, extensions, or even a twist-out:" https://www.buzzfeed.com/patr...View More
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"There was a period in time that I hated my hair," Charlene Akuamoah, a stylist and one of the founders of fashion label broke & living, who has 4C hair, tells Bustle. https://www.bustle.com/p/how-bl...View More
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"Anecdotally, there is evidence of a wider embrace of Lupita Nyong’o’s black dark-skinned exquisiteness. Of an appreciation for a Luke Cage/Idris Elba 's shade of pure deep chocolate handsomeness....View More
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In my world, everything speaks to you about how you should appear in a certain way. Who decides these rules? Fashion. Men. I don’t know. I still don’t understand. I don’t have an answer. We thin...View More
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In 1990, there was no “Black Hair for White Moms” manual that could help my fine-haired, blonde mother tame her biracial baby’s kinky-headed crown. On top of that, my black father is an only chi...View More
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"With 4C hair, highly textured hair, it was actually used as more of an art form," Dr. Afiya Mbilishaka, assistant professor of psychology and researcher at the University of the District of Columbia,...View More
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... the guidelines specifically mention the right of New Yorkers to maintain their “natural hair, treated or untreated hairstyles such as locs, cornrows, twists, braids, Bantu knots, fades, Afros, a...View More
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He tweeted, “Abenakyo is indeed a tall, beautiful Musoga girl. My only concern is that she was wearing Indian hair. I have encouraged her to keep her natural, African hair. We must show African beau...View More
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Matthew A. Cherry always dreamed of creating an animated short film about a Black father who tries to do his daughter’s hair for the first time. https://www.essence.com/entertainment/only-essence/...View More
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Interesting words from a South African politician: "Ladies, you have Brazilian hair, why can’t you have South African hair? ... I know there are people who have long hair in South Africa. For those...View More
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