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Black is Beautiful

I found this video snippet very profound in its explanation of why WE wear our “natural hair.”  It liberates us from constraints established by society that suggest anything other than “natural hair” is acceptable or favorable.   65 more words

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Confessions of an Insecure Woman

Sometimes I look in the mirror and am not impressed by what I see. I don’t consider myself a breathtakingly beautiful or drop-dead gorgeous woman, so leaving home and later realizing I forgot to put on earrings would make me… nervous.   517 more words

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Farewell, Relaxed Hair: A Freedom Story

For the second time in 3 years, I’ve decided to go “natural,” meaning no longer get relaxers put in my hair to make it straight.  But this time is different.   1,277 more words

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