Help! My Favorite Hair Product Has Turned On Me

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Picture this: yesterday, Martin Luther King day. My husband has the day off and wants to take me out. So I hop in the shower to get ready. After a quick conditioner wash, I decide to use a hair product I haven’t in a while. The oldie-but-goodie that’s stashed at the back of the drawer. […]

Calling All Afrobellas! Aveda Wants YOU!

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When I had my amazing Aveda hair experience last year, the response was enormous! I heard from so many readers who had no idea that Aveda catered to our hair’s particular needs, and so many who had been skeptical that Aveda could do black, natural hair right. I’ve even heard from some of you who […]

Ask Afrobella: Natural Hair. Start Here!

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I think I can guess what a few of you made as a new year’s resolution this year – to go natural! Just within the past few weeks, I’ve gotten several messages from new naturals who are seeking guidance and advice. Please allow me to be your guide and answer some of your questions! Welcome […]

Kim Coles Goes Natural!

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Yesterday we teased you with the photo, but today you get to see the real deal! Actress and comedienne Kim Coles has been wearing her hair in micro-braids since 1991. Before that she wore weaves. Before that, she wore her hair relaxed. But now finally she’s ready to show the world her beauty in its […]

Guess the Natural Hair Celebrity!

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So seeing as today is #naturalhair trending day on Twitter, a celebrity I admire who is well known, immensely talented and instantly recognizable reached out to me to share her newly natural hair! Can you recognize who it is? “It’s a personal choice for me. I’m taking the plunge and I’m a little scared…. it […]

It’s #NaturalHair Day on Twitter!

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If you’re a part of the 140-character based social network then you probably already know. If you’re one of the folks who isn’t on Twitter, then let me tell you – the natural hair community is vibrant and vocal there! Every Sunday night at 8 pm EST/9 pm Central, there’s a lively chat where members […]

Huetiful Steamer Giveaway Winners

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WOW. I knew there was tremendous interest in the Huetiful Hair Steamer. I knew it was a desirable gift for any naturalista interested in improving the care of her hair in 2011. But 285 comments over the Christmas weekend?! Like I said, WOW! I was so honored to be Huetiful’s final giveaway for the year, […]