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On the Couch with Anita Grant

By Curly Nikki 6 Comments

On December 5th, 2005 – was created, by the all round self-proclaimed-cosmetic-label-reader-ingredient junkie-mixtress, Anita. Her product line is nothing short of AMAZING! I recently caught up with Anita in order to ask her four of my most burning questions. CN: What is your natural hair story?Anita: It all began in 2005, after my hands were blistered by a “safe…

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On the Couch with Ayanna of GA

By Curly Nikki 5 Comments

Hi there, First, let me say that I love your site! Your hair is so healthy and pretty. I also enjoy your pictorials (especially the Henna). My name is Ayanna and I live in Atlanta. I have been natural for 3 years – but I’ve just started wearing my natural hair on a regular basis this year (I gave up…

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Forced to BC- On the Couch with Bianca of ANTM

By Curly Nikki 24 Comments

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again — reality TV is one of my many guilty pleasures. From BET’s College Hill, to VH1’s Charm School, I TIVO every promising show– keeping up with the ones that have the most drama, and the one’s that have natural contestants/cast members. While I’ve never been a faithful viewer of America’s Next…

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Natural Hair Celeb- T’Keyah Crystal Keymah

By Curly Nikki 31 Comments

I recently had the honor of chatting with the brilliant and gorgeous T’Keyah Crystal Keymah. She’s an actress, author, director, producer, singer, and comedian. Like many of you, I grew up watching T’Keyah on In Living Color- she was a part of the original cast. You may also remember her as Erica Lucas from the CBS sitcom Cosby, and as…

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On the Couch with Cha Ross-Estes

By Curly Nikki 10 Comments

My name is Cha Ross-Estes from Washington, DC. I am a Mother, Wife and a lover of life! I laugh often and smile a lot! I stopped the “LYE” over 8+ years ago but always wore braids so over the past year or so, I’ve just been totally rocking out with my own hair and GEESHHH, I’ve been having so…

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On the Couch with Marcia Hamilton- Celebrity Hair Artist

By Curly Nikki 16 Comments

I recently had the pleasure of interviewing Marcia Hamilton, Hair Artist to the Stars. She was recently cast as a celebrity hair stylist on Style Network’s number one rated show Split Ends. Marcia has created looks for Jada Pinkett Smith, John Legend, Kim Kardashian, Kelly Rowland, Minnie Driver, and Venus and Serena Williams. She’s definitely the ‘it girl’ of hair!_________________________________________________…

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On the Therapist’s Couch with Kimberleigh

By Curly Nikki 47 Comments

Hello, my name is Kimberleigh Beard. I am 18 years old and am currently 4 months into my transition to natural hair. I write poetry and have been writing poems about my hair lately and would like to share them with the CurlyNikki community. I was born with cerebral palsy which resulted in a limp, low physical capability and a…

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On the Couch with Syesha Mercado

By Curly Nikki 21 Comments

Masterful songstress. Actress. Model. Student. NATURAL HAIR IDOL. Very rarely in show business the confluence of pure vocal talent, charisma, performance ability, and flawless choice of material align to create a moment of pure magic. To witness Syesha Mercado’s rendition of Sir Andrew Lloyd Weber’s “One Rock and Roll Too Many” from Starlight Express on the seventh season of American…

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Footage from Claudia’s BC

By Curly Nikki 5 Comments

Remember Claudia from The Therapist’s Couch? Of course you do!!! I think we can agree that her story moved us all. Below you will find some pics from her BC._________________________________________________Claudia: Here’s some more footage of the day of the BC. The first two photo’s are of me pre-chop, obviously. I know the hair looks very shiny, but the ends were…

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