Black Hair, Black Swimmers and the Olympics

Black Olympic swimmers and hair

“So many people in my family did not learn how to swim because, you know, their hair wouldn’t stay straight, or it’d be too unruly, or whatever,” said Erin Adams, a doctor who grew up swimming

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Bonnets worn outside: the debate rages

bonnets outside - yes or no - Let's Talk Hair TV Show

“When did we lose our pride in representing ourselves? When did we slip away of let me make sure I’m presentable when I leave my home?” asked Oscar-winning comedian and actress Mo’Nique

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Show Creator appears on Sadiaa ‘Business of Black Beauty’ Live Stream interview

Sadiaa Black Beauty Business Guide talks with Olu Gittens, filmmaker and creator of “Let’s Talk Hair” about her new show and the importance of highlighting the Black hair experience. Permalink to Video Live Stream  Sadiaa Black Beauty Guide is the #1 Black-owned beauty directory for beauty brands, businesses, and entrepreneurs. https://www.facebook.com/sadiaablackbeauty Sadiaa Black Beauty Guide […]

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Let’s Talk Hair TV Series

Coming soon to TV… LET’S TALK HAIR TV SHOW, the one and only television talk and lifestyle show devoted to the Black hair journey, with the latest hair-related personal stories, discussions, styling techniques, products and news #letstalkhair #LetsTalkHairTV

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We love “Hair Love”!

Let’s take a moment to CELEBRATE “Hair Love”, the animated short film by Matthew Cherry, which was released by Sony Pictrues, and is now an Oscar nominee. The touching short film shows the love of black hair as a dad styles his daughter’s hair. Cherry and Karen Toliver of Sony Pictures Animation recently appeared on […]

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When the hair journey is an alopecia journey

When we talk about our hair journey, much of it is trial and error, experimentation,  trips to the salon, good and bad days, and, hopefully, a destination of self-acceptance. But for people with alopecia, this journey can feel like it leads straight off a cliff.

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