HAIR: Natural Journey
Aderonke’s hair journey has been more like a life journey. When she decided to stop relaxing her hair, she instantly had a new lease on life. “Hair becomes a part of you and the journey never ends,” she says. I'm never going back to perms because to me, it isn't just hair. It's life, love, growth, strength and the ability to thrive.”
Award season is here, which means lots of glitz and glam. To me, natural hair is the next big thing in the hair industry and I there should be more of it on the red carpet. We have a few stars showing their natural curls, but we need many, many more. Here is why…
Growing up, I should've had dolls that looked like me: brown skin, fuller lips, wider nose and kinky hair. Things must change for my future children.
Did you know the FDA classifies caffeine as both a drug AND a food additive? I had no idea caffeine could be used for medicinal purposes let alone hair growth. So exactly why is caffeine great for natural hair growth?
Fashion blogger Jodi-Kay kept her hair natural until the 8th grade, and that’s when things began to change. Once she relaxed her hair it became severely damaged from over-processing it and use of constant heat. Jodi-Kay didn't appreciate her natural hair until last summer when she decided to go back to wearing her natural hair. Here she shares her story.
With the beginning of 2015 hours away, it’s time to look back at some of our favorite My Selfie Journeys released this year. Be sure to submit your story at firstname.lastname@example.org.