Hairstyles

A father shared on Twitter that he disagrees with a school's decision to not let his daughter walk at graduation due to her hair color. The school sent an email home saying that they find her hair to be a 'distraction' suggesting that she should dye it to a neutral...
Is this just an 80's Jheri curl coming back or something special? For you youngins' the Jheri curl (often spelled Jerry curl or Jeri Curl) is a permanent wave hairstyle that was popular among black people during the 1980s and early 1990s. It was invented by the hairdresser Jheri Redding, and...
This video of a team of women removing the beads from their black teammate's hair is going viral and many are questioning if the Crown Act should apply or if it's simply a safety issue. The background was shared by Tariq Nasheed on an Instagram post. In the caption he said: A...
At this point, we do believe we are actively being trolled by expensive braid styles! A stylist on TikTok went viral when she shared a video of a braid style that cost her client $1,125. According to the comments "ain't no way folks are out here paying that much!" Or are they? We...
Black Women Crochet Wig
Trying to make your own kinky-curly wig will surely cost you a whole lot of money, time, and energy. If we're being honest, the sewing, plucking, and bleaching all of the lace and knots alone is enough for me to not even attempt starting the process! But what if I...
Young black woman with loc extensions
Let's start by saying that permanent loc extensions and faux locs aren't the same thing! We know that faux locs have been one of the hottest styles to wear for the last few years, but we also know that they're meant to be taken out after a few weeks...
By now y'all know that synthetic wigs are capable of looking great these days! They're affordable, stylish, and plastic fiber technology has advanced so much that they can rival almost any human hair lacefront. How can you not love that?  It turns out that influencers happen to love them, too! So that...
If you've had on the same hair color for what seems like centuries now, or you're a hair dye newb, it's time to embrace the risk and try out some new hair dye colors. Just like a new cut or new wardrobe staple changes your life, a fresh new shade...
Wolf cut
If TikTok doesn't do anything else, it's going to give us some fire trends. This time around it's the wolf cut. Now if you haven't heard of it, this particular cut is one that went viral earlier this year because of its super voluminous layers and face-framing wisps.  If you're...
Hair Extensions for Black Women
Thank goodness for all the different types of hair extensions because no matter how popular weaves and wigs are, they certainly aren't for everybody. They can be expensive, difficult to manage and let's not even talk about the pressure of finding a local stylist who actually knows what they're doing...
Synthetic wigs for black women
Over the years, the quality of synthetic wigs have improved immensely. They've gone from super shiny, cheap looking replicas of human hair wigs, to wigs that are actually comparable—and sometimes even better—than their more expensive counterparts.  But no matter how great they are, they still have the tendency to become tangled,...
Twitter is reminiscing on the classic French roll hair style and it is opening up memories for us all. A classic French roll was the style we would do for mostly formal occasions. Typically your hair would be relaxed, freshly washed and conditioned and that tuck and roll had to be...
Braidless Crochet - Ms Naturally Mary
Crochet hairstyles have been around forever and as the years go by, the styles are so much more natural and versatile. And let's not even get started on those install methods! They're far more seamless and advanced than back in the day. However, one thing has always remained the same:...
Skunk stripe
In guitar terms, a skunk stripe refers to the thin brown strip running down the neck of the instrument. And when it comes to hair, it's pretty much the same thing—a bleach blonde, light brown, or brightly colored highlight patch that contrasts the rest of your hair.  The trend recently...
Have You Ever Tried Pineapple Waves?
We recently learned about this style even though it has been around for ages. We saw a now-viral video on TikTok of a stylist doing the style on one of her clients. Caribbean stylist @pweetygurl509 shared that the style is new for her because she is a braider. If you...