In a small gathering in one New York’s swankiest hotels, Tracee Ellis Ross and hair sculptor/celebrity stylist Johnny Wright sat down to talk to some lovely ladies (and a few gentlemen) about Optimum Amla Legend hair products. The complete hair care and styling line infuses Amla Indian oils that are said to increase blood circulation… Read more »
Posts Tagged: black hair care
The world renowned Bronner Bros. Hair Show hit Atlanta this past weekend, and of course we were on hand to see everything go down. Now usually when most people attend Bronner Bros., which brings people from all sectors of the beauty industry, many people are attracted to the shock factors of the event…. Read more »
This past weekend, Kerry Washington looked absolutely amazing at the 44th Annual Image awards, as she rocked her Oscar De La Renta dress, Kerry kept the dramatics to a minimum thanks to celebrity hair stylist Marcus Francis, using products from Carol’s Daughter. Check out what he had to say about Kerry Washington’s look: “Kerry’s Oscar de… Read more »
In celebration of Black History Month, African Pride would like to present the [#FreeToBeMe Giveaway]. For the entire month of February, our readers will have a chance to win a full set of the African Pride Olive Miracle or Shea Butter Miracle Collection! African Pride Hair Care’s nationally charged “My Pride. My Way” campaign… Read more »
Product junkies, this goes out to you! Forget what you heard in the world of coils, kinks, curls, and silky coifs! We’re busting natural hair myths. The internet is riddled with common questions on the frequency of shampooing, heat damage, tips for hair growth, and to relax or not to relax, that is… Read more »
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.
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.
Although long hair has been the beauty standard since the beginning of time, a lot of our natural hair sistas are now sporting a short do’. Whether it’s because you’ve undergone the ‘big chop‘ or because you just needed a change, there are a few surprising advantages to having short hair. 1. Stronger Ends New… Read more »
Want to go natural without doing the Big Chop? Transitioning to natural hair is a simple process of growing out your natural texture before cutting off the processed or damaged ends. But don’t set a time just yet. You don’t have to know when you’ll rock your 100% natural hair right away! Give yourself about 4 months. By… Read more »
Carol’s Daughter prides itself on it’s extensive collection of hair products, but what makes them stand out from the competition are these wonderful box sets! Whether you’re going through the transitioning phase or just need something for daily styling and maintenance, there’s a kit for you! Take a look at the 5 most popular hair care… Read more »
The Black hair care business has come a long way in the past decade with African American Entrepreneurship on the rise. With African American women spending trillions each year on hair care, who better to supply the community and reap the benefits than the consumers themselves? Take a look at 9 successful Black hair care businesses owned… Read more »
Blogger Monique Boea of KinkyPeaches.com was treated to an exclusive Design Essentials® makeover to create a sweet spring style that eliminated her hair challenges and give her styling tips to take her into summer. Monique’s a proud naturalista who has embraced her coily-curly hair pattern since doing the Big Chop one morning with her husband’s shaver in… Read more »
Since we were young women, we have been told a lot of secrets to being beautiful. Although some have deemed true (like drinking water helps preserve clear skin), many have been wise tales (like putting mayonnaise on your breasts make them grow). Anyway, here are a few Hair Care facts that will put those silly… Read more »
In an exclusive one on one interview Actress Sanaa Lathan shares her favorite cosmetic brands,hair care regimens and products. She also discusses her deal she just inked with Pantene. Glamazon Andrea: What are some of your favorite things that you like to wear on a daily basis as far as makeup goes? Sanaa: Usually in… Read more »
Natural hair is carving out a niche of it’s own, but we can’t forget about our relaxed sistas out there either. For the times when you can’t always make it to the salon, we’ve provided you with four at home relaxers you can use yourself that will keep your hair healthy, shiny, manageable and straight… Read more »