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By Valerie Stephens
What does it mean to be a black woman? Is it the way we walk? Is it the way we talk? Or is it something that comes from within? Or just maybe it's none of those things at all. Maybe it's simply our melanated skin.
Continue I often wondered if I were ever enough. I, the quiet awkward introvert who never quite fit into the [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
Source: Black Girl with Long Hair Category: NATURAL HAIR CARE FEED


Erickka Sy Savané I was on the phone the other day with a receptionist. The woman was having me spell my daughter's name for what had to be the 100th time. I try to be patient when this happens because I know her first name is a doozy–11 letters–and African. It's like nothing most of us Americans have ever heard before. So when I begin to detect this woman's [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
Source: Black Girl with Long Hair Category: NATURAL HAIR CARE FEED
By Mary Wolff
A question many naturalistas ask is should I really use grease on my hair? When we think of grease, we think of thick gunk that belongs in cars and not curls. Let's a closer look at whether or not you should use it for your hair.

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Grease is usually a combination of petroleum (cleaned up sludge from the earth) and mineral oil (even cleaner, liquefied sludge from the earth). [...]
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
Source: Black Girl with Long Hair Category: NATURAL HAIR CARE FEED
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FORM Beauty is the new kid on the block of natural hair products. Black owned by Tristan Walker, FORM gives you a personal guide for what products will work with your hair. To be honest, there's only about ten products on the lineup and the change between hair textures is usually what shampoo or conditioner […]

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Thu, Sep 21, 2017
Source: Black Hair Kitchen Category: NATURAL HAIR CARE FEED

Issa Rae & Ayesha Curry
Black women spend a lot on beauty products- $7.5 billion annually- to be exact. Yet, we are grossly misrepresented in beauty advertising. In fact, a survey from 2015 found that of all the fashion advertising done for Spring and Summer, 85% of the models were white, and just 5% black. Hold the mascara! However, we can't ignore when [...]
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
Source: Black Girl with Long Hair Category: NATURAL HAIR CARE FEED