Hair, clothes or makeup — what matters most to looking good?

When it comes to looking good — and therefore feeling good — what’s most important for an overall look? When choosing between hair, clothes or makeup, many fashion-forward sisters will say all three. But which one of these stands out above the other two? In a clip from Let’s Talk Hair TV show, our hosts […]

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NYC Human Rights affirms dignity of natural hair

This week, we’re celebrating a victory for human dignity and the right of people of African descent to wear their hair texture in public. According to their press release, the New York City Commission on Human Rights has released “new legal enforcement guidance that defines discrimination on the basis of natural hair and hairstyles, which […]

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Next level fade: the male lace front

Back when Biggie Smalls rhymed “I’m not only a client, I’m the player president” it was a  tongue-in-cheek reference to the now-dated Hair Club for Men TV commercials where the CEO touted that he used his own company’s hair replacement methods. But today, more and more African American men interested in regaining full heads of […]

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Sanaa Lathan and Regina Hall: hair, Hollywood and friendship

In Netflix’s ‘What Had Happened Was’  talk series, two favorite friend-in-your-head actresses and BFFs Sanaa Lathan (The Perfect Guy, Something New) and Regina Hall (Scary Movie, Girls Trip) sat down for a chat on the heels of the release of Nappily Ever After.

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Famous ‘Black Panther’ hairstylist on the ‘magic’ combination

Camille Friend, the visionary lead hairstylist behind the movie Black Panther, sat down with TODAY Style, the online magazine of the TODAY Show, to talk about her philosophy on keeping hair moisturized and shiny, as well as the impact the film’s beautiful display of natural hair is making on global audiences.

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NJ teen wrestler forced to cut locs during game

Source: Washington Post In a state top-ranked for high school wrestling, teenager Andrew Johnson of Buena Regional High had been in several matches wearing his dreadlocks with accepted covering with no incident. But last week he was faced with a choice:

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Actress Kimberly Elise: natural hair’s leading lady

Hollywood actress Kimberly Elise’s iconic roles have sealed her reputation as a powerful on screen presence and relatable leading lady, whether she was making a gun-toting, bank-robbing, against-the-odds shot at escaping the ‘hood in Set It Off, believing in love again after an abusive relationship in Diary of a Man Black Woman, or fighting for […]

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