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I am not my hair | A natural girl reflection

So, I got my hair braided recently for an upcoming trip to Italy and it’s been interesting to see how people respond to me with longer (synthetic) hair. 174 more words

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Crochet Braids Using Marley Hair

It has been a while since I’ve done a natural hair post so today I want to catch you up on my most recent protective style; Crochet Braids using Marley Hair! 600 more words

Natural Hair

5 Microaggressions Against Afro Textured Hair That I Hope Will Eventually Burn In A Relaxer Like Hades

Some people scoff at the idea of going natural actually being a journey of anything but what grows from your scalp without mankind’s interference.

Being that I have lived on both the side of relaxed hair and in the past 5 years natural hair I can respectfully disagree with the “It’s just hair” crowd based on my own experience and the shared experience of some other women who have afro-textured hair and who have disintegrated the bonds in it ritualistically every 6-8 weeks before clipping that limp mess away and just accepting who and what they are underneath the expectations of society that have been impressed upon them. 1,698 more words

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My top contributor to growth

I went back to my hometown recently and visited my mother.  I don’t see my mom that often and when I do, I normally have my hair in a bun.   535 more words

NewsOne Now Video Podcast: Blacks Locked Out Of $15B Beauty Supply Industry

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The Black beauty supply industry rakes in billions of dollars every year, but African Americans only own a fraction of the businesses within in industry. 109 more words

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SHE WORKS: Find Out How Pamela Hogan Went From Hairstylist To Business Owner And International Beauty Educator & More


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Pamela Hogan

Title: Owner of Hogan Institute of Cosmetology & Esthetics, Master Cosmetologist, Senior Teacher Instructor, International Educator, Expert Beauty Educator

Education: Troy/Pike Vocational School/Master Cosmetology Program, DeKalb College/Business Administration, Cutting Edge Academy/Instructor Program. 676 more words

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Uncovering The Business Of Black Beauty Supply [VIDEO]


The Black beauty supply industry rakes in billions of dollars every year, but African Americans only own a fraction of the businesses within in industry. According to the Beauty Supply Institute, the beauty supply industry generates $15 billion per year, 96% of the customers are Black and less than 3% of ownership within the industry is Black. 130 more words

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