Natural News // African-American Lawmakers Challenge New Army Regulations on Natural Hair

African-American lawmakers are urging the Army to reconsider their new regulations on hair styles, citing the rules as discriminatory toward soldiers with natural hair. Recently, the Army issued regulations against twists, afros, buns above a certain size, and locs while … Continue reading

The 5 Hair Archetypes // Book Review + Giveaway (CLOSED)

As I stated in the pre-review, I am not one for reading books related to hair, natural or otherwise, but this one drew my interest for its generally informative content. I was fortunate enough to receive a copy from Sharifa … Continue reading

That Sinceriously Irks My Face // Pseudo-Naturals

Yes, the infamous Quahog News segment anchored by Peter Griffin in Family Guy and in the words of Peter Griffin, you know what really grinds my gears? Celebrities who tweet pictures of their natural hair, but never wear it out … Continue reading

Featured Natural // Athenia

What is your name, where are you from, and what is the natural hair scene there like? My name is Athenia….Yes like the Greek goddess and I’m from Memphis, TN. Women here treat their hair like an accessory. Its not … Continue reading