Heartbreaking News // YouTube Natural Hair Guru Dies

Our condolences and prayers to the family and friends of the famous natural hair inspiration Domineque Banks, also known as Longhairdontcare2011. She passed away yesterday due to complications with lupus. Domineque had a bright spirit and was truly an inspiration … Continue reading

I’m a Minimalist Kitchenista, What Are You? // The 5 Hair Archetypes Pre-Review

I’ve been seeing some buzz around this book by YouTube guru and blogger Sharifa Barnett, aka MsKibibi. The book is titled The 5 Hair Archetypes and discusses the many myths and misinformation surrounding black hair care and growth, such as … Continue reading

Featured Naturals // Rochelle Graham (BlackOnyx77), CEO of Alikay Naturals

From where do you hail and how long have you been natural? Rochelle “BlackOnyx” Graham. I am from Jamaica and currently reside in Fort Myers, FL. I have been natural for 5 years. What prompted your decision to go natural? … Continue reading

5 Tips for Getting the Product Junkie Monkey Off Your Back

I used to be a big product junkie (as much as one could be on a student budget), but back then I justified it by saying I was looking for staples, even though I had no veritable idea what I … Continue reading

Natural News // curlBox Owner Myleik Teele Bashes Dissatisfied Customers

Myleik Teele ‏@myleik perspective: if every single member of curlBOX canceled at once, based on wait, we could fill membership up four times. Myleik Teele ‏@myleik to give a bit more perspective … curlBOX has less than a 3% cancellation … Continue reading

Day 57 of 90 | Wash Day// 90 Days of Updos, Day 54 [VIDEO]

Okay so I uploaded this on YT several days ago, but I still thought I’d share it here too. It was Day 52 of my 90 Days of Updos Challenge I assigned myself. I’m now entering the home stretch (12/30/2012 … Continue reading

Buyers Beware!!// Hair Teaz & Torridiana777’s YouTube Scam or Legitimate Business?

***SEE THE UPDATE TO THIS ARTICLE HERE*** ***I had to change the title slightly as it came off as contradictory to my disclaimer. The rest of this post still stands. Do with the information what you will.*** Recently, one of … Continue reading

DIY Headwraps

After wrapping my hair in my over-sized T-shirt to dry (during a recording for YouTube), I realized what great wraps they can be. Too, rather than buying scarves in stores, I’m going to the fabric store from now on. Way cheaper than spending upwards of $15 for a strip of fabric that actually costs less that $6. Just sayin.

Face Beat// Natural Looking Makeup

Demonstrating how to appear as though you aren’t wearing makeup at all.