• Black Travel Moment of the Day: This Happy Traveler Getting Her Hair Braided In Kenya Is Pure Black Girl Magic

    6 days ago - By Essence

    Black women are serious about their hair. From weaves and braids to natural styles, we don't let anyone touch our crowns, and we protect our edges at all costs. The thing is, doing our hair can be a long and sometimes expensive process, one that can be hard to maintain when you're on the go...
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  • In Celebration Of Black Hair- Fashion's AfroFuture Seems Bright

    In Celebration Of Black Hair- Fashion's AfroFuture Seems Bright

    6 days ago - By 10 magazine

    With the release of her newest studio album When I Get Home, Solange remains the backing track to many of all our lives. “Black braids, Black waves, black days, Black baes,” she proclaims in Almeda , perhaps reflecting on the recent catwalk shows. Black hair seems to finally be free.
    The 1990s was the height of the supermodel and every little black girl with an interest in fashion had their eyes set on the holy trinity of black women supermodels; Naomi Campbell, Tyra Bank and Beverly Peele. Inches and inches of Euro-centric weaves, wigs and bundles. All beautiful, without a doubt. But to...
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