Melanie Fiona caused black women to lose their minds over hair (again). In a statement with Sophisticate’s Black Hair Melanie Fiona is quoted giving her mixed heritage credit for her long flowing locks. SBH: What’s the secret to your gorgeous long hair? Melanie Fiona: I was born with a full head of hair,… Read more »
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Design Essentials Natural Hair Care Expert Diane Bailey not only taught naturalistas a few new tricks for styling their natural hair, but she also provided words of encouragement to the attendees, and helped new natural women build confidence in their texture and length.
Box braids have been on trend since last year and the trend has only gotten bigger! The braids are boho chic and look great on anyone with a great sense of style. Box braids are even a great protective style. I know I said love my weave, but I’m definitely loving these box braids right… Read more »
Design Essentials’ hair experts checked in at the World Natural in Hair Show in Atlanta over the weekend. The hair gurus advised, demonstrated, and guided natural hair women in to healthy hair lifestyles! Check out photos from the event and a video from the hair experts!
This past weekend I had the pleasure of attending the Taliah Waajid World Natural Hair Show, and I met a lot of great women! Among the thousands of women (and men) who were in attendance, there were so many variations of hair styles, types, and of course hair history.
Design Essentials has unveiled one of this weekend’s giveaways for the World Natural Hair Show. Take a look a our giveaway and our bring our pretty questions to the Design Essentials booth!
Transitioning hair can be a task and a half! Heck, getting your hair to even grow is a difficult process. It’s better to see that you’re not the only one going through the struggle and to even get some help! These top 5 natural hair Youtube experts will prevent you from pulling your hair out… Read more »
Yes you heard right! talkingpretty.com will be live in effect at the 15th Annual Talih Waajid presents: World Natural Hair Show this upcoming weekend! On Sunday, October 7, 2012, at 4:00pm, talkingpretty.com will be giving a few lucky readers some great giveaways from the Design Essentials collection as well as a free… Read more »
Split ends are such a nuisance! Not to worry though these 5 hairstyles will not only hide your split-ends, but they are also protective styles to help prevent any further damage to your cherished hair. Hair T: Trim ends every six weeks! The only true way to combat split-ends is by cutting them off. These hairstyles are… Read more »
Talking Pretty had the wonderful opportunity to talk with Design Essentials® Master Educator Deshonica Kerrie after Design Essentials® extremely successful turnout at the Market Friday kickoff in the Atlanta University Center. Check out the interview below as Professor Kerrie imparts her hairtastic wisdom on us!
Achieving perfect hair on a day-to-day basis just got easier. Listed below are the 7 key tools to creating your perfect sleek and healthy hairstyles. These are secrets even the celebrities want to know!
Looks like “Bunheads” aren’t just ballerinas these days. Everybody has been rocking the high bun and I can’t get enough of this style. The best part about this look is you can dress it all the way up, super glam, red carpet or you can dress it down like tomboy chic.
Breakage is the number one hair problem. Your hair can break off for any number of reasons from poor diet, stress or even your favorite hairstyles. Here are the top fives the ways to prevent hair breakage.
More women are going natural everyday! Is it pressing you to leave the hair crack alone?
We all have natural hair envy. Solange Knowles has admitted that from time to time she rocks an afro wig… and isn’t Kelly Rowland’s big do’ just to die for? I’ve even resorted to rocking the big hair. Let’s face, if you can’t grow it buy it, right? ‘Going natural‘ is something to embrace but let’s be… Read more »
Taking care of your luscious locks can be quite expensive with all its upkeep. Save some dollars and still get top-notch hair treatments at home. These recipes below will take care of damaged hair, brittle hair and even hair that just needs some shine.
Considering the natural hair epidemic it’s easy for relaxer buffs to get lost in the shuffle. Caring for natural hair is a lot different than maintaining processed hair health. Due to the strong chemical processes it is very important to take special and unique care of the fragile hair. These 5 tips for relaxed hair… Read more »
It’s time to buckle up for fall and that means step your closet game up and most importantly step your hair game up. Hair color says a lot about a person.
The multicultural hair care leader, Design Essentials®, hit up the Atlanta University Center with a special kickoff at Market Friday held at Spelman College. The Design Essentials® reps supplied over 600 scholars from Spelman College and Clark Atlanta University with full retail sizes of the Design Essentials® Natural Moisturizing Conditioner and free natural hairstyling advice from Design… Read more »
Miss Keri Baby is always changing up her do and might I add it’s always spectacular. She’s gone from bob, to blonde, to cropped to curly and we’ve loved them all.