Dominique recounts her hair journey from rocking barrettes and bangs up until her current look.


Silk combined India Arie’s “I am Not My Hair” with Sinbad and “Coming to America” clips in honor of the TJMS’ look at the black…

According to a new study published by Wake Forest University School of Medicine, scientists discovered that two out of every five Black women or 40…

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After two months of becoming acquainted with my natural hair, I realize that several notions about natural hair and its care just aren’t true. Before… – Dermatologist Dr. Milton Moore joined Sunday Morning Live to talk about skin care unique to African-American women and men. One of the major concerns he is worried about is the increasing amount of black women going bald in the crown of their scalp. African American women are silently going bald and covering it up using […]

Simply put, comedian Paul Mooney gives his thoughts on the democratic convention, praises President Obama, jokes about first lady Michelle Obama, laughs at republicans, black folks, white folks and even manages to sneak in jokes about Chaka Khan.  He is the most real comedian that’s out there and doesn’t care if you like it or […]

Definitely the definition of hate or is it much deeper than that?  While incredibly talented and young (only 16) gymnist Gabby Douglas is out there representing the world in the 2012 London Olympics (and her black heritage) and more importantly, winning a gold medal for the United States Of America, working hard with blood, sweat and tears, it […]


Via: If you had to choose between either your “too fly, gotta keep it dry hairdo” and your “tight and right figure,” which one would you pick? Unfortunately when it comes to African American women, 1 out of 3 reside in camp “too fly, gotta keep it dry.” Mmmmm mmm mmm (black momma head […]

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If you’re looking for new ways to style your hair this spring, make it the trend everyone will be talking about this season: braids. These are not your typical over-and-under braid from grade school. Here are 5 looks we spotted on Pinterest that we’re obsessed with.