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Written by Nikki IgboBlack Entrepreneur recently reported that Black buying power is forecasted to be $1.3 trillion this year. Continue ReadingA 2014 Nielsen report entitled “Powerful. Growing. Influential. The African-American Consumer” specifically noted that the African-American woman is “a trendsetter, social maven, head of household and business and community [...]
Fri, Apr 28, 2017
Source: Curly Nikki
Photo Creditby Mary WolffWe talk a lot about heat and how it affects our curls. While we know heat in the air can cause frizz, and over styling with heat leads to damage, what about the pros and cons of using heat caps? You have probably heard about heat caps [...]
Fri, Apr 28, 2017
Source: Curly Nikki
Written by Sharee Silero“We have to do with the past only as we can make it useful to the present and to the future.” – Frederick Douglass, 1852Douglass' quote opens LA 92, a documentary film about the 25th anniversary of the Rodney King riots of 1992. It features rare footage [...]
Fri, Apr 28, 2017
Source: Curly Nikki
Earlier
Women gather in Atlanta for the 15th annual World Natural Hair, Health & Beauty Show. Photo courtesy of Black Hair Media.From an early age, Taliah Waajid knew she was interested in hair. At just 14 years old, she started her first hair care business, and in 1998, she opened her [...]
Thu, Apr 27, 2017
Source: Curly Nikki
It's not easy.Trying to make a change.You're realizing that your health is more important than anything. Yet, you find it hard to reach your goals.. Continue ReadingAlthough you've been able to cut out the potato chips and the fast food, you still struggle with eating too much sugar.You know that [...]
Thu, Apr 27, 2017
Source: Curly Nikki
By Sharee SilerioIn an anti-black world, the natural hair movement is a rebellion against Western ideals, a self-love wave, or simply freedom for black women around the globe.Continue ReadingFrom kinks and coils deemed “inappropriate” in the workplace or school, to black men telling black women that straight hair looks better [...]
Wed, Apr 26, 2017
Source: Curly Nikki
Photo Credit: BPI/Icon SportWritten by Tiffani Greenaway of MyMommyVents.comWhen Serena Williams and her fiancée, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian announced that they were expecting, most of the world reacted with joy.Continue ReadingBut at a time when she should be celebrating one of the happiest moments of her life, the 23-time Grand [...]
Wed, Apr 26, 2017
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Okay ladies, now let's get education.Continue ReadingJust one year after the release of her stunning visual album, Beyonce is helping women pay for college.In celebration of Lemonade's anniversary, Queen Bey and her #BeyGood initiative will help to financially support #woke students “who are unafraid to think outside the box and [...]
Wed, Apr 26, 2017
Source: Curly Nikki
Bellas, we are living in a time of “fake news.” It's true in terms of politics, and it's also true in the beauty world. All over the internet and social media, I'm seeing totally misadvised information disguised as beauty hacks. Some of these so-called hacks are relatively harmless, but what [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: Afrobella
There is a disconnect as wide as the Atlantic Ocean between African-Americans and Africans. By and large, we don't understand each other. We don't communicate with each other. We don't accept each other as the long lost family that we are and that is a shame. In our failure to [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: Curly Nikki