Tag: curly natural hair styles

  • Teach your daughters their hair is beautiful

    Teach your daughters their hair is beautiful

    Some people feel natural hair is a movement or even a trend. But the fact is, it’s natural!! Our young girls with textured hair need an extra push at times to believe their hair is just as beautiful as anyone else passing by. Curl Centric has come up with one way to do just that!…

  • Oh, the sights seen at festivals!

    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 you know where it can…

  • Style Diaries: Kita

    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.  My sister was natural a…

  • Style Diaries: J Marie

    Style Diaries: J Marie

    I am jMarie, I am a native Mississippian, and I am natural. I decided to return to natural after a 6 month relaxer stretch. I began to see my new growth grow and loved the feel of the ‘waves’ at my roots. I was natural all of my life until I was about 20 and was”influenced” to…

  • HAIRspiration | Grey Tresses

    HAIRspiration | Grey Tresses

    At the tender age of 32, I now have at least FIVE grey hairs. Yes FIVE!! 😮 They’re stringy and have no curl pattern which makes me want to snag them at the root. According to Karen Macintosh via NaturallyCurly.com, “Hair texture changes when it loses color. You may find your grays are more wiry or…

  • Style Diaries: C-Aaliyah

    Style Diaries: C-Aaliyah

    My name is C-Aaliyah (suh-lee-yuh), but some people call me CC. I was born and raised in Seattle, WA, the rainy city. I grew up getting relaxers. I didn’t even think of becoming natural until being introduced to natural hair youtube videos. My first big chop was 4.14.2012, but I made a mistake of using…

  • 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…

  • Style Diaries: Valerie

    Style Diaries: Valerie

    I’m Valerie Craddock and I’m a 25 year old stay at home mom who loves to make YouTube videos! I started my natural hair journey August 16, 2012 when I decided to BIG CHOP after transitioning for 4 months! I made the decision to go natural because I started to fall in love with my roots…

  • Natural Kids

    Natural Kids

    Let’s teach children to love themselves for who they (naturally) are versus what money can buy to enhance their image…

  • STYLEspiration: Street Style

    STYLEspiration: Street Style

    A little something for the chilly days when you still want to show off your style!     Compliments of http://blackfashion.tumblr.com/

  • STYLEspiration: Street Style

    STYLEspiration: Street Style

      They ^ totally look like they’re fresh off the set of a Spike Lee film and I love it!   So I snuck this ^ one on the site in my anticipation of Spring…too soon? *shrugs*   The mixing of pink and blue ^ is definitely working for her! Compliments of http://blackfashion.tumblr.com/

  • Style Diaries: Linnea

    Style Diaries: Linnea

    My name is Linnea Smith-Waters I’m from Baltimore, MD. I have four daughters who all have natural beautiful hair. I started doing my own hair when I was 10. My mother would always braid my hair in singles and leave them in for weeks I used to get teased and called Whoopi Goldberg. She is a…

  • Ingredients your hair will love

    Ingredients your hair will love

    Top 10 Ingredients of Natural Hair Products The more we embrace our natural texture, the more we learn that organic and natural hair products work best. There are hundreds of ingredients found in nature that can be used in hair products. Healthy ingredients aren’t for textured hair alone! These ingredients work to make everybody’s hair…

  • Kinky Talk

    Kinky Talk

    Kinky HAIR that is! I came across this discussion on Facebook and it’s filled with good information. I have plenty of kinks so I can attest to the need to focus on hair health in order to retain length. Kinky hair is especially fragile, which means you can go natural, rarely use heat, yet still experience…

  • KenyaGoneNatural


    Everyone could use inspiration at some point in their life about something, right? New-to-the-scene blogger, KenyaGoneNatural, plans to do just that with her focus of hair, life, and relationships. In this post, she shares her reasons for going natural several years ago. It’s about time 🙂 I got my first relaxer in the sixth grade,…

  • STYLEspiration: Street Style

    STYLEspiration: Street Style

    Comfort.Layering.Stylish.       Compliments of http://blackfashion.tumblr.com/

  • Style Diaries: Swank Stylista

    Style Diaries: Swank Stylista

    Meet Raven from Los Angeles… I started my natural hair journey in the summer of 2010. My last perm was for my birthday that year.  I transitioned for maybe a month and a half, then decided to Big Chop. I haven’t looked back since.   Currently I mostly wear a wash n’ go and for…

  • Faarrow


    [youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yt0XYvesin0′] I came across these funky Somalian sisters on Instagram. Their style is so fun and playful and to see that they have talent makes me like them even more. Follow these fly girls on Instagram and YouTube!

  • Naturally Happy Hair Magazine

    Naturally Happy Hair Magazine

    They’ve done it again! Another great issue that you absolutely must support!! Here’s a sneak peak so you can see what you’re missing 🙂   ^My contribution 🙂 Naturally Happy Hair

  • Style Diaries: Danae

    Style Diaries: Danae

    I started my natural hair journey precisely two and a half years ago. It all started when I saw the movie “good hair” and my entire outlook on natural hair changed. My mother started putting chemicals in my hair when I was four, so essentially almost my whole life. I did not know what the…