The Natural Hair Expo in Connecticut held it’s 1st bi-annual event that showcased natural hair, beauty and wellness companies and products to over 300 women at the Residence Inn Marriott in downtown Connecticut. Guest hosts and fellow curl friends, Connecticut Curlies and Boston Naturals, helped make the curly hair affair a day to remember. Take a look at a few of our favorite hairstyles.view gallery...
When I’m stretching my relaxer I like to do low manipulation styles to camouflage my new growth. I’m a fan of twist-outs, as they are fun and playful. They give me just the right amount of volume and wave to spice up my hair.view gallery...
When Monique Hurd’s professor told her her twist-out hairstyle was inappropriate, she conducted herself in a professional manner and let the incident serve as a teachable moment. She chose to educate her predominantly Caucasian school about her natural hair. Now she’s a registered nurse living in Bronx, New York who couldn’t be happier with her natural curls.view gallery...