Alikay Naturals

Alikay Naturals began humbly while Rochelle Graham Campbell and her  husband, Demond,  were still in college.  The two juggled full-time class schedules, full-time jobs … and a budding company. Instead of hanging out with friends, they spent their free time filling orders.  Today, Alikay Naturals, is one of the top selling natural lines in the country.  Recently the company was recognized by Essence Magazine and this October it...

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Textured Beauty: Samara
Oct03

Textured Beauty: Samara

Name:  Samara Tell us about yourself.   Hey there everyone!  Professionally, I work as an Administrative Specialist and Cashier at a local community college in Virginia.  When I’m not working my 9 to 5, my hobbies include Fashion, Beauty, and Hair blogging.  I enjoy traveling, trying out new cuisines, wine tasting, and catching up on my favorite TV show ‘Dexter’! How long have you been natural? Why did you go...

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Natural Bride: Reiko
Sep08

Natural Bride: Reiko

Name: Reiko of God’s Favorite Shoes Tell us about yourself: I’m a teacher by day, style blogger by night, stylist and writer on my off days! Tell us about your fiance/husband: My hubby is a character.   He works in the oil industry, but he also moonlights as a poet when he gets the urge.   He’s my soundboard for ideas, my best friend, my workout partner and Words With Friend competitor —  although I rarely beat...

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The Shameless Maya Phenomenon
Aug10

The Shameless Maya Phenomenon

Just one year ago, Shameless Maya set out on a journey to be “shameless”.  What exactly does it mean to be shameless?  According to Maya, “Being shameless means being fearless, being confident, being free.”  You should not to be ashamed of you are and celebrate your talent.   In her shameless journey, she wanted to overcome her fear of putting herself out there.   She promoted herself shamelessly and garnered...

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Solange’s Style Slays the Red Carpet
Aug10

Solange’s Style Slays the Red Carpet

Is it just me or is Solange Knowles flooding Tumblr, Facebook, and Instagram feeds lately?  It seems like every awards show or event she attends she slays the red carpet.   Her style is distinctly hers.  Her hair is unmatched.  And her confidence is the finishing touch.  So now she is flooding our feeds and we are all taking notes.  Women are asking around for curly weaves — just like hers.   (Much like when women were...

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