The Beauty Benefits of Vinegar for Hair and Skin

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Part of doing what I do here involves making myself into a guinea pig. I’m willing to try just about any hair or beauty treatment out there so I can review the best of the best for you. But sometimes it isn’t about the next new thing. Sometimes the best solution is the most back […]

Bellas! Come Experience Monoi Magic With Me!

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You’ve probably heard about it online, read a review, or saw photos from that star studded Sephora event this week. Now, Chicago-area bellas, here’s your chance to experience the new Monoi Repair Collection by Carol’s Daughter. With me. At a fabulous Polynesian themed event with cocktails and yummy eats and music and product giveaways! YAY! […]

Naturally Professional – Tonya Mosley, TV News Reporter

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When we first came up with the idea of the Naturally Professional series, the goal was to find a few natural haired women who were willing to share their experiences on Afrobella.com and CurlyNikki.com. The intent was to prove that despite what has been said – and unfortunately what is still sometimes believed – women […]

The Atlanta Whirlwind – Curly Girls Rock!

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Bellas, I have been to the mecca of natural hair and it is beautiful! This past weekend, Atlanta was the place to be for anyone with natural hair. Let me take you through the whirlwind, through my eyes! And be forewarned, this will be a VERY photo-heavy post! When I got to ATL on Friday, […]

All Royal Wedding’d Out

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I can’t wait till Saturday. Here’s why. By Saturday, there’ll be no need for the relentless hype over the Royal Wedding. It’ll be over, we’ll have the photos answering all of our questions, we can ooh and aah over the dress and all the resplendent details, and collectively move on. Because right now, Patrice has […]

Aveda Water Warrior Earth Day Giveaway!

Aveda Light the Way Candle 2011

Today is Earth Day, and the celebration isn’t just going on at your local park. I’m celebrating Earth MONTH right here, and you – lucky, beautiful bella, you – might win an amazing prize pack from Aveda! I already let y’all know – I’m an Aveda Water Warrior. This month I’m partnering with the eco-conscious […]

Up and Coming Natural Hair and Bodycare Companies to Look Out For!

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Someone asked me recently if I could name my favorite natural hair companies. I started typing out a list of the usual suspects, the mainstream choices…but then stopped myself. I do still use the most mainstream natural hair products, but I do still very much enjoy supporting the up and comers. The new entrepreneurs who […]