Tag: natural hair

  • Young Entrepreneur: Maya Penn

    Young Entrepreneur: Maya Penn

    Fourteen-year-old Maya Penn is sitting on a 75k-a-year enterprise according to the July 2014 issue of Essence Magazine! Go’on girl!  [youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I6yWEXx4f6M’] At age 8, she was making her own headbands and others would ask where they could be purchased. This prompted her, AT AGE EIGHT, to start her own business. Her items are adorable AND […]

  • Fros on the Fourth

    Fros on the Fourth

    Happy Fourth!! Enjoy these photos 🙂            

  • Hair bullying?

    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 has become a national crisis. […]

  • Hairtyping and styles

    Hairtyping and styles

    Hairtypes don’t matter in the grand scheme of things BUT when looking for specific styles or products that may work for you, it can be of assistance. Naturally Curly and Black Girl Long Hair are both great resources for those seeking new styles! Whether you’re looking for a new look for a special night or […]

  • You Can Play With It

    You Can Play With It

    The Play With It Project (http://youcanplaywithit.com) is the missing conversation that sheds light on the natural hair movement as well as some of the experiences of the journey. Including exclusive interviews from women such as: Felicia Leatherwood, Mae (Natural Chica), and Alex Elle. Using film and photography, Vaughn Dabney has been working on this project […]