Hair and beauty oriented news and things you should be aware of in this multi-billion dollar industry.
His response to critics? "I said when was it that cornrows and dreadlocks were a part of African American history?" Read more
Natural hair is the “new black” for many African-American women. So the question from all of the "transition newbies" is where to begin? Read more
Amber Starks wants to put her braiding skills to work as a volunteer for African-American children in foster care. But the Portland woman soon found that even a volunteer needs to get a cosm... Read more
The first year that Soft Sheet Care Free Curls were on the buses, their annual sales figures jumped from $10 to $30 million IN ONE YEAR. Read more
Large white-owned companies who previously ignored the needs of the black hair community were seeing declines in profits and were looking for new markets to tap. Read more
Actress Nicole Ari Parker of Broadway’s Streetcar Named Desire, University of Pennsylvania professor Anthea Butler, cultural critic Joan Morgan, and CurlyNikki.com founder Nikki Walton... Read more
"This is all about breaking free from that hair bondage," said Fowler, a hairstylist. She says her project isn't about building a clientele but changing mind-sets. Read more