April 10th marked an important milestone for me as I crossed the threshold of one year post-big chop.
I made the decision to wear my hair naturally in February 2013, after having given up flat-ironing my hair for Lent. 299 more words
Being natural can be a challenge due to the protection that is needed for our ends no matter what hair texture you have. Though our scalp is an important part of our hair care, the care of our ends is vital because they make up the section of our hair that gets most of the brunt of daily damage. 433 more words
The army has a thing about black hair. Army officials have decided that twists, dreads, flat twists and most natural hairstyles are unacceptable.
So, what does the army allow? 42 more words