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Black Women Natural Hair

Curlfest: Black Women Celebrating Their Natural Hair And Why We Need More

Erika Hardison | Posted 07.13.2016 | Black Voices
Erika Hardison

Image credit: Ike Slimster As seen on Fabulize Magazine: I'm so thrilled that in this day and age, black women can create spaces to celebrate ...

My Road To Being A Black Woman With Natural Hair

Arriel Vinson | Posted 07.11.2016 | Black Voices
Arriel Vinson

I know that once I begin my career search, my natural hair will be frowned upon. But then again, why would I want to work for an employer who can't appreciate my race and all it has to offer?

I Never Wanted to Go Natural... So Why Did I?

Mionna Henderson | Posted 06.01.2016 | Black Voices
Mionna Henderson

I was letting the relaxer sit, and I went to scratch my head. I looked down at my hand and I had strands of hair on my fingers. I felt around my hair some more, and even more hair was coming out. I knew something was wrong.

5 Things Black Women With Naturals Need To Do When Preparing For A (Sexy) Nightcap

Erika Hardison | Posted 04.13.2016 | Black Voices
Erika Hardison

So you are ready to have a nightcap with your boo but there's one problem - you just washed your hair! Don't let the idea of ruining your twist-out, 'fro or locs prevent you from engaging in extracurricular adult activities.

Go With the 'Fro

Cynthia Dagnal-Myron | Posted 06.27.2015 | Black Voices
Cynthia Dagnal-Myron

I'm not quite ready for a HuffPost reveal, but I love the look. It's got lots of silver in it now, and may never be quite as full as the 'fros of my youth. But it's just right for a woman my age, coming into her midlife powers.

Black Woman Details 'Intrusive' Hair Searches By TSA

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 04.01.2015 | Black Voices

Accusations of racially selective airport searches by the Transportation Security Administration have prompted officials to deem the practice discrim...

Meteorologist: I Was Fired For Defending My Natural Hair

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 01.23.2015 | Black Voices

Rhonda Lee had long been told that she needed to make her natural hair "more pleasing to a wider audience," she told HuffPost Live on Thursday, but sh...

Military's Ban on Nappy Hair

Irene Monroe | Posted 07.13.2014 | Black Voices
Irene Monroe

African American female servicemembers comprise the highest percentage of women in the military.

Who Knew Nicki Minaj's Natural Hair Looked Like This?

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 02.11.2014 | Black Voices

Nicki Minaj is as well known for her colorful wigs and weaves as she is for her over-the-top wardrobe. But it's her natural hair that recently grabbed...

It's About Time!

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 10.09.2013 | Black Voices

If you've ever tried to find a black doll at your local toy store, you may have noticed they usually come with tamed, straightened hairstyles. But on...

Work Vs. Hair

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 03.13.2013 | Black Voices

Is the texture or style of your hair preventing you from being hired? Sounds like a pretty silly question, however it was precisely the topic at hand ...

Carol's Daughter Founder Talks Transitioning To Natural Hair

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.07.2012 | Black Voices

The buzz around natural hair has not only sparked heated debates, countless Youtube videos, stunning portrait collections -- it's also inspiring full-...

Julee Wilson

PHOTOS: The Most Stunning Natural Hair Portraits EVER

HuffingtonPost.com | Julee Wilson | Posted 05.30.2012 | Black Voices

Every historic moment needs its recorder. The natural hair revolution now has the stunning photos of Glenford Nunez. Nunez, the 25-year-old Baltimo...