Textured Beauty: Ashley
Nov19

Textured Beauty: Ashley

Name:  Ashley, but the online community may know me as FabEllis. Tell us about yourself:  I’m the editor of the online blog, FabEllis, which is centered on beauty, fashion and natural hair.  I’m a fun-loving person who enjoys laughing, traveling and meeting new people. How long have you been natural? Why did you go natural?  February 2013 will mark my two year natural hair anniversary.  I decided to go natural because I feel like I...

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Textured Beauty: Lyne
Nov15

Textured Beauty: Lyne

Name: Lyne A. The web knows me as “AnointedHeels”. Hair Name: I haven’t been able to nail a good name to match my hair personality. Tell us about yourself: I’m a child of the Almighty God, Blessed and Anointed. I have 2 gorgeous baby girls and a dog name Petey.  I work as a software engineer. In my free time I blog over at http://anointedheels.com.  I sew, make yogurt and of course play in my hair. How long...

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Clay: The Shampoo Alternative
Nov13

Clay: The Shampoo Alternative

When you first go “natural”, you are inundated with lots of information: Hair products, techniques, and debates on products and techniques.  A major topic of discussion is the debate on how to wash your hair.  Some say that co-washing — the use of conditioners to cleanse the hair — are best since they do not dry out the hair. Others say that shampoo is necessary to remove dirt from the hair.  Then there is the...

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Textured Beauty: Tywanda
Nov09

Textured Beauty: Tywanda

Name: Tywanda Hair’s Name: Cree, after Cree Summers who played “Freddie” on A Diffferent World.  She’s my hair idol. Tell us about yourself: Per my LinkedIn profile headliner…   Energetic Marketing Professional ♦ Accomplished Freelance Writer & Editor ♦ Influential Speaker ♦ Engaging Published Author ♦ Innovative Entrepreneur ♦ Experienced Board Member ♦ Gifted Poet ♦ Personal Branding Champion ♦ Dynamic...

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Naturally Pretty with Mae and Mimi J
Nov07

Naturally Pretty with Mae and Mimi J

On Wednesday, October 24th, Maeling “NikkiMae” Tapp and Mia “Mimi J” Johnson joined forces for the 2nd Annual “Naturally Pretty” event in Atlanta. Maeling is a natural hair guru on YouTube and Mimi J is a celebrity makeup artist.  (In fact, Mimi J was the BHM makeup artist for both the Bonner Brothers and World Natural Hair Show!)  With their expertise, they planned a fusion event highlighting...

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