PROBLEMS WITH SEARCHING FOR HAIRSTYLES ON PINTEREST

Dear Pinterest, Pinterest always seemed like an app for creative people or people who were into DIYs. When I first joined Pinterest, I noticed it was also an app for people who were into fashion, makeup, and my favorite topic, hair. With Pinterest at my fingertips, I thought finding new hair color, hairstyle and haircut […]

What NOT To Do/Say to People With Ethnic Hair

I feel like everyone should know by now that touching or making negative comments about someone else’s hair (especially ethnic hair) is unacceptable. Yet, there are those few stragglers who still don’t know (or maybe they do know) what they’re doing or saying is harmful or just plain annoying. It’s 2018–I hope you’re not doing […]

5 Habits You Should Stop Doing to Help Your Hair

Over the years, I’ve witnessed some of the people around me –– friends, family and acquaintances –– commit some serious hair no-no’s. I’ve done everything on this list for many years too, and I wish I would’ve realized how bad these habits were sooner. I’m telling you, your hair will be happier (and healthier) if […]

The Many Times I’ve “Big Chopped”

The “Big Chop” –– the time in every curly girl’s life when they realize they want to cut off the damage and regrow their natural locks to their full potential. Sadly, that moment in my life has happened four times already. Hair length has never been a problem for me, but texture and health has. […]