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A Call for 4’s Please!

By Curly Nikki 20 Comments

Hola Chicas, I’m looking for my 4a and 4b readers to submit their CurlyNikki Spotlight pieces! I have several divas requesting to see your gorgeous locks. Styling how-tos, transitioning stories, and idol spots are most certainly welcome! For more info on hair typing, click here. As always, send your submissions to nikki@curlynikki.com. Later Gators,Nik

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Venita- A Story of Transition

By Curly Nikki 12 Comments

Meet Venita…a child prodigy, and naturally curly beauty. CN: Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why?V: I didn’t really transition at all! I think I got my first relaxer at around age 12. My mom, having a straighter texture than myself, found this the easiest way to manage my hair. I didn’t mind it so much…

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Kasey- A Story of Transition

By Curly Nikki 21 Comments

Meet Kasey and Wilona…yes, this diva has named her fro! CN: Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why? K: I was a long term accidental transitioner! I say accidental because I didn’t plan to grow out my perm, but I moved to a new city and none of the hairstylist rollerset hair, everyone got “beveled!” One…

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Sheba- A Story of Transition

By Curly Nikki 17 Comments

Meet Sheba…the impulsive BC’er! CN: Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why? S: I was a short term transitioner. I always admired women with low haircuts but I thought that I would wait until I was 50 years old to do it! One day I decided that waiting was no longer an option, and after visiting…

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Koos!- Naturally Glam Hair Idol

By Curly Nikki 16 Comments

Koos has a gorgeous, full head of naturally wavy locks. Her regimen is stellar and she’d like to share some of the things she has learned along the way: CN: How long have you been natural?K: My whole life! But I feel like a newbie because I’ve only since November 2008 been serious about taking proper care of my hair….

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CelinaStarr- Naturally Glam!

By Curly Nikki 32 Comments

Meet CelinaStar…a curly that truly has the whole length retention thing under control! CN: How long have you been natural? CS: I have been completely natural since May of 2009. I transitioned for 3 years. My last relaxer was May 2006 and I got lots of trims and 3 mini hair cuts during this time. CN: What is your regimen?…

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TBC- A Story of Transition

By Curly Nikki 24 Comments

We’ve got a live one! This curly diva BC’ed last month! CN: Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why?TBC: I was a short term transitioner. I went exactly 3 months and did the BC!! My bestie started transitioning because the chemicals in the relaxers were harming her skin…..She shared some vital info about the chemicals and…

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Styling of a 4b TWA with Donita!

By Curly Nikki 20 Comments

Ya’ll asked for it, and she obliged 🙂 Ms. Donita, is back and she’s dishing on her styling routine, fav products, and experiences being a naturally glam diva! CN: How long have you been natural?Donita: I’m in my 6th month. I have appreciated every step of this journey. There were some peaks and valleys, but all valuable experiences. CN: What…

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Serena- A Story of Transition

By Curly Nikki 8 Comments

Meet Serena…military diva, and newbie natural stationed in Japan:CN: Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why? S: I wasn’t a long term transitioner at all. I only lasted for for about 2 1/2 months. CN: When did you BC? What was your initial reaction to your natural hair? S: I did the BC 5 Sep 09….

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Shara- A Story of Transition

By Curly Nikki 26 Comments

CN: Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why?S: I am a long term transitioner. My last relaxer was February 25, 2006, so I’ve gone 3 ½ years without being a slave to the ‘no lye’, lol! I decided to do the long transition because I knew I had no intention of getting a relaxer again and…

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