My hair is growing y’all!! 3

HAIR + DYNAMICS = HAIRNAMICS [youtuber youtube=’’] Please read the information on the site in order to make an informed decision for yourself. I read about the ingredients, the FAQs, and looked at a couple reviews. I felt it was a good fit for my lifestyle. For the record, I […]

Kriss Mincey

Why Kriss Mincey?? A fun personality mixed with approachability will go far with fans when you’re in the music industry. These two, mixed with an awesome talent drew me to Kriss Mincey, a singer, writer, and self-proclaimed ARTtrepreneur. Introspective I spoke with Kriss about life and music. She learned a […]

Nature Box Review

By the time this post goes live, I’ll have ordered my second box. I enjoyed the first set of selections so much that I am keeping it going at least one more month. *I was not paid to give this review…I purchased this item with my own money and these […]

Good Lookn Out names top bloggers (and I’m on the list!) 1

Marie Young of Good Lookn Out writes, “Any natural knows that life wouldn’t seem, in any sense, normal unless you had your bookmarked list of online natural hair bloggers at your fingertips. They help you through those natural hair “moments” you probably have at least once a week. Yes ladies, […]

Oh, the sights seen at festivals!

I attended the annual African Arts Festival in St. Louis, and while I was there as a volunteer, I couldn’t help but snap a few pictures of beauties along my way! I just HAD to purchase this dress, then found another on eBay! I’d be happy to purchase another!! If […]

Color and Curls

I absolutely love color in my hair…my latest desire is to do a bold (dark) purple or midnight blue. Subtle enough that I don’t scare coworkers but fly enough that everyone will stop and ask me about it when in the streets 🙂 Here’s a little inspiration for those considering […]

My first flat iron in almost four years

You couldn’t tell me I wasn’t cute! I had my hair flat ironed shortly after going natural in 2010 and haven’t gone back to straight hair since. One reason is because it would take too doggone long if I were to attempt it myself. I don’t even blow dry my […]

Style Diaries: Tia Jonay 1

Hi! My name is Tia and I currently live in Texas. I transitioned for 18 months and my last relaxer was January 11, 2010. I have been natural since July 24, 2011. I initially began my hair journey wanting to learn more about growing long and healthy relaxed hair after […]

Conscious Living

Watch the latest episode of Conscious Living from Phenomenal Mark featuring Felecia Leatherwood from Loving Your Hair with Natural Care. They’re both spreading a little positivity, so get yours today! “You cannot have love and fear in the same space…” [youtuber youtube=’’] “Do you want love in your heart or do […]

Formal and Fancy

Prom season has passed, but weddings and formal events are all year long! Here are a few styles that may tickle your fancy!          

Big Twist Out 1

I must, must, must get better with posting to  Soon and very soon, I will!!Anywho I had some ask what I did to my hair a couple week’s ago while attending my sister’s graduation. SHOUT OUT TO THE VALEDICTORIAN OF THE NUMBER ONE HIGH SCHOOL IN THE STATE!! #siblings I’d washed […]

Dr. Maya Angelou’s impact on the youth

The teacher in me loved reading my friend’s touching story about her daughter, Aislinn. I’m always moved when children are moved by people I wouldn’t expect to reach them. I sometimes forget that not all kids are all about the superficial entertainers n such that are ever so present. Some […]

Style Diaries: Joanne

Hello my name is Joanne Parker and my natural hair journey started in 2009. I started this journey because my hair was breaking off and thinning out and I knew I had to do something fast. After discussing my options with my hair stylist, we decided to quit putting chemicals […]

Nigerian Hippie 1

“The importance of my business is to produce well made, custom clothing and to also give woman the option to customize what they purchase in a way to fit who they are.” “I got started when I was 16. My mother purchased a brand new sewing machine. She never used […]

Style Diaries: Kita

Hey my fellow naturalistas!  My name is Kita Linnen.  I’m from Virginia but I currently reside in Texas – big difference as far as heat and humidity. I have never really had a problem with hair growth but constant relaxers and hair color were beginning to break my hair off. […]

Hair bullying?

I met Ama Karikari Yawson as she campaigned for her book, Sunne’s Gift. I happily supported and featured her story and kickstarter on my site in order to help spread the word. #supportasista Ama is also a HuffPost contributor and after reading this article, I felt compelled to share. Bullying […]

Style Diaries: Whitney

I am Whitney Madueke. I am 19 years. I live in Lagos,Nigeria. I am currently an undergraduate law student at the University of Reading, England. My last relaxer was on the 20th of June,2012. I transitioned for months before deciding to go natural, as my hair kept tangling and breaking. […]

Bring Back Our Daughters

I am overwhelmed by the thought of what is taking place in Nigeria. School-age girls, who were called back to school to take an exam, were abducted by a militant group called Boko Haram (translates to: Western education is a sin). The discussion on social media spans from those speaking […]