New Twistout Style Sweeps the Internet
Mar25

New Twistout Style Sweeps the Internet

Whether your social media platform of choice is Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, or Instagram, you have probably stumbled upon this new twistout method for natural hair.  First posted by @msrokia on Instagram, it has quickly become a sensation on the web. Weeks after the original post, you can still find the picture and renditions of the style circulating the internet. This style is such a new take on the traditional twistout! We often try...

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Textured Beauty: Cece
Mar19

Textured Beauty: Cece

Name: Cece Tell us about yourself:  I am originally from Brooklyn,NY but I currently reside in Savannah, GA preparing for a move to Albany, NY.  I attended Morgan State for undergrad and recently completed my MBA at Penn State.  I am taking on a new position as a human resources business partner.  I am also an Army veteran.  For fun I love to travel, dance and eat!  I recently started my first blog www.eatgoodlivewell.com How long...

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Tamara Floyd Shares Her “Natural Hair Rules”
Mar07

Tamara Floyd Shares Her “Natural Hair Rules”

When Tamara went natural in 2006, there were a lot of misconceptions about natural hair and conversely even less information about natural hair styles.  She felt the need to create a space where she could share her experiences and inspire others. So in 2008, Natural Hair Rules was born.  When she started the blog, it was “deeper than the Webster’s definition:  Rules – a prescribed guide for conduct or action.   It...

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Latoya Interviews Nicole of Get Twysted
Mar04

Latoya Interviews Nicole of Get Twysted

Nicole S. is a Master Loctician/Educator based in New Castle, DE.  At her salon, Get Twysted, she specializes in starter locs, loc extensions, maintenance, and repair.  She also does twists, box braids, coil outs, and other natural styles.   At the recent Natural Hair Resolutions event, I was able to catch up with her.  During our interview, she shared why she left Corporate America to start her own salon — originally named,...

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Textured Beauty: Kayla
Mar04

Textured Beauty: Kayla

Name:  My name is Kayla, but online  I’m known as CurleyChaos. Tell us about yourself:  I am a 23 year-old Carlow Alum from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. I work for the nonprofit organization, Amachi Pittsburgh. I love food. I love desserts. I love sleeping.  My only hobby… crocheting How long have you been natural? Why did you go natural? This question becomes increasingly difficult to answer as time goes on. The only exact date I...

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