Meet Miko and Titi Branch at the Chicago Natural Beauty Expo!

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As the founders of one of the most popular curly hair brands on the market, Miko and Titi Branch aren’t just co-CEOs, they’re ambassadors for their family’s heritage and hair icons to naturalistas around the world! When these stunning sisters make appearances, thousands of eager fans show up to hear their story as they grew […]

What I Learned From Trichologist Dr. Kari at the Eden Brunch!

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A few weeks back I attended a lovely brunch at the W Hotel on Lakeshore Drive. Hosted by Eden BodyWorks to launch the new Jojoba Monoi line (which I LOVE), a truly incredible and inspiring group of Chicago women came together for the occasion!   Many of my favorite people were there, my amigas Luvvie, […]

The Afrobella Interview – Jenifer Lewis

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Fierce, funny, and always 100% real — Jenifer Lewis has earned her place amongst iconic Hollywood actresses. Since her stage debut in 1979, she’s had notable, beloved roles in every medium of acting – from the Broadway stage to the small screen to cinemas around the world. She’s known as a consummate professional, and has […]

Do Yourself a Favor. Go See Fela!

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Recently I was lucky enough to go to Chicago’s glorious Oriental Theater to see Fela! the acclaimed Broadway musical about the life of late, great legendary Nigerian musician, activist, celebrity and larger than life personality, Fela Kuti. The musical is currently in Chicago until April 15, and I HIGHLY suggest you go see it while […]

Who’s That You See on QVC? It’s Me! It’s Me!

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Any excuse for a rhyme, right? I know I’m not the only one who loves the beauty brands for sale on TV – did you know home shopping began in 1977 with lime green can openers? The things you learn on Wikipedia! Look at how far things have come. Now so many of your favorite […]

And the Beautiful Textures Winners Are…

Bellas, you guys are intrigued by the Beautiful Textures line! Everyone had a different product they wanted to try — and the bonus is, the price point is excellent so you can afford to try the item you want, if you didn’t win this here giveaway. Beautiful Textures is available at Sally Beauty! Click here […]

Natural Hair Photo Diary – Kenya McGuire Johnson

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First Natural Hair Diary was over at Essence.com and then I brought the series over to Afrobella.com to save it. And then…I did what I always do, which is get overwhelmed and drop the ball. Which is a shame because I love the feedback I get from featuring your Natural Hair Diaries. These posts may […]