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Better Than Good Press With Steve Harvey!

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I know I’ve been MIA, but ish got really real when my new mixtape book dropped yesterday.  Before lunch I chatted with Vibe Vixen, The Huffington Post, Juicy Magazine, MommyNoire and Black Hair Mag (UK).  Then this morning, I hollered at the man who’s more versatile than a good twist-out. He went from Kings of Comedy to author to household name…

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Oprah Magazine Shouts Out

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Yesterday evening, I received this tweet- Random and friggin’ awesome, right?! I had no idea.  After inquiring further, Kiva sent me several images of the mini shout-out. Apparently, ‘online natural hair support groups like’ inspired Dominican artist, Firelei Báez to begin sketching portraits of women with natural hair.  I checked out her website and *in my Oprah voice* LOOOOOVE it! …

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Nik on TV- ABC’s Katie Couric (Updated!)

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So remember back in May when we went to Carolina to witness Hubby’s doctoral hooding? Well during the ceremony, I received an email from Katie Couric’s crew, asking if I’d be interested in appearing on a show about the psychology of hair. Now I usually think of daytime TV as ratchet, but seeing as how this was the same Katie…

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CurlyNikki Q&A Column on Essence

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Hola Chicas! Every Thursday, Essence is celebrating the amazingness that is our hair with their ‘Natural Hair Revolution’ feature. Already in its third week, you’ll find hair care advice, inspirational stories and styling tips. But beginning today, they incorporated a weekly Q&A column, ‘Ask CurlyNikki’! So every Thursday morning, you can find my response to a reader’s most urgent curly…

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CurlyNikki Appears on the Tyra Banks Show!!!!

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Thanks to Mae, if you missed it, you can check it below! UPDATE 2/7/2010: Thank you guys for all the compliments and kind words on the forum, Twitter,, and! It means a lot… y’all make me feel so special :-pNow, who knows if it’s possible (and the process) to take the dvr clip and put it on Youtube…

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