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News Reporter Who Rocks Natural Hair On-Air for the First Time Proves the Struggle is Still Real

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By Erickka Sy Savané When news reporter Dana Whyte of Michigan recently took to her twitter account to profess that she had worn her her natural hair on-camera for the first time, ending an internal struggle that had plagued her since the beginning of her career, I thought, “Whoa, baby, we still got work to do!” Continue  Dana’s Tweet So…

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The Blow-Up on Twitter About Beyonce’s ‘Natural Curls’ Proves We Still Have a Long Way to Go With Our Hair

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Beyonce via Neal Farinah IG By Veronica Wells I’ll never forget my homeroom teacher Mr. Litz and the thoughts he shared one day about Black hair. In addition to home room, Mr. Litz, a White man, was also my middle school art teacher. And during his explanation of how he recreates Black hair, he told us, his predominately Black class,…

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This Video on the History of Black Hair Proves Our Hair is Definitely Our Crown

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We can’t know where we’re going until we know where we’ve been. This video highlighting the history of black hair dating back to Africa, through enslavement, to today, can give us the perspective we need to walk powerfully through the world, knowing that our hair is truly our crown. As Marcus Garvey said, “Remove the kinks from your mind, not…

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And The Winner Of Our Latest Urban Hydration Coconut Oil Hair Care Bundle Is…

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Urban Hydration Coconut Oil Hair Care Bundle Hola Chicas! Thanks for your participation in our latest Urban Hydration Coconut Oil Hair Care Bundle Giveaway! We loved reading what black-owned hair care products you love. So without further ado, this week’s winner is……… Continue Urban Hydration Coconut Oil Hair Care Bundle Our randomly selected winner is Niki Pickens who said: I love form beauty! They are…

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How to Prevent Shrinkage in Natural Hair

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Via naturalhairslays on instagram By Mary Wolff Curls are beautiful in all their variations. While they are beautiful, they may require a good amount of care to stay healthy and looking their best. One of the biggest problems in curly hair, especially for those with thicker hair, is shrinkage. Shrinkage can make your strands look smaller, shorter, and flat. When…

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