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Black Womens Hair

Black Women And Hair Loss: How To Stop The Cycle

Sabrina R. Perkins | Posted 12.07.2016 | Black Voices
Sabrina R. Perkins

Hair loss is not just a problem for men as women actually make up 40% of American hair loss sufferers according to the American Hair Loss Association....

Mara Brock Akil's Empowering Lesson On Embracing Her Natural Hair

The Huffington Post | Lilly Workneh | Posted 06.01.2016 | Black Voices

To Mara Brock Akil, the resiliency and transformative power of black women's hair is partly what makes it so magical. Akil, the celebrated producer an...

The Unexpected Beauty of Going Natural

Aleichia Williams | Posted 10.02.2016 | Women
Aleichia Williams

It's hard to put into words the significance a woman's hair often symbolizes in her life. I've always understood this. However, I think I understood it most four months ago when I held the scissors to my head and cut my hair to expose my natural texture for the first time in my adult life.

Ava Duvernay Blasts Man For Touching Her Hair -- As She Should

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.15.2015 | Black Voices

Here we go again. Just last week an "old man" took it upon himself to touch "Mad Men" actress Teyonah Parris' hair without permission and now film...

The 5 Biggest Natural Hair Mistakes

Ama Yawson | Posted 06.01.2016 | Style
Ama Yawson

The movement often fails to challenge the very paradigm that encouraged women to chemically process their hair and thereby prevented them from remaining natural, in the first place.

How Corporate America Enforces Unspoken Rules On Black Women's Hair

The Huffington Post | Jessica Dickerson | Posted 06.23.2014 | Black Voices

Despite their efforts to take ownership over their appearance, black women are repeatedly confronted with unwritten rules that dictate what qualifies ...

PHOTOS: Alicia Keys Chops Off Her Hair

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 07.20.2012 | Black Voices

Alicia Keys is one of our favorite Instagramers for good reason. The Grammy Award-winning singer used her social media account on Thursday to debu...

PHOTOS: Retro Hair On The Rise

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 04.11.2012 | Black Voices

What goes around comes around! So, we're delighted to see that retro hairstyles from the 30's and 40's have made their way back to the top of this ...

Janell Ross

Curl Junkie's Marsha Coulton On Founding, Growing A Natural Hair Care Brand | Janell Ross | Posted 10.04.2011 | Black Voices

Marsha Coulton will be the first person to tell you she is impatient. Maybe that's why her journey from frustrated white-collar worker to propriet...

YouTube's Top 5 Natural Hair Care Vloggers

The Huffington Post | Yannique Benitez | Posted 10.02.2011 | Black Voices

If you're not completely satisfied with the condition of your hair, now may be the perfect time to consider a change. You'll be in good company becaus...