Tags » Black Hair » Page 2

TSA agrees to stop racially profiling Black women’s hair

After official complaints from two Black women who said they were racially profiled by their “sisterlocks” hair styles, the Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) on Thursday agreed to stop singling out women for screening based on the style, and says it will conduct anti-discrimination training sessions for its agents, … 318 more words

National

1st Time Crochet Braider...

As a black woman, I, like many others, fight with my hair, allbeit, a passionate love hate fight, but, nevertheless, fight.

Ever since I can remember I have been my own hairstylist. 334 more words

Box Braids

Natural Hair Cleansing in 5 Easy Steps.

If you have natural hair, you’d understand how washing can be a bit challenging. A splash of water can instantly bring tangles and knots and a head full of mess. 483 more words

Hair Accessories

Melanin Hair Care

As part of my Soul Sister Project, I am celebrating and promoting the beauty of African American natural hair:

For Braids, Twists, Locs, Afro Styling/Maintenance, & Head wraps… 48 more words

Womanhood + Feminism

I use to be ashamed of my natural hair

As a woman of African descent there are some things that I take for granted or more correctly – I don’t really think about. Especially since I live in a predominately black country, so that means I don’t think of my blackness everyday. 394 more words

My Life

Black Men and the Weave Weapon

Currently my hair is natural with no chemicals. I’m wearing Braids but when I don’t have braids I choose to straighten my hair with heat opposed to using a relaxer, but I must say this about what I call “The Weave Weapon”. 1,450 more words

Black Community

TSA Agrees To Stop Racially Profiling Black Women’s Hair

After official complaints from two black women who said they were racially profiled by their “sisterlocks” hair styles, the Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) on Thursday agreed to stop singling out women for screening based on the style, and says it will conduct anti-discrimination training sessions for its agents, … 329 more words

Cross Post Now