FroDown x EDEN BodyWorks

How lucky are we to have EDEN BodyWorks as a FroDown brand sponsor for the second year in a row! We just can’t get enough.

This year, EDEN BodyWorks has been spoiling our attendees with their brand new Hibiscus and Honey line. The line includes a shampoo, conditioner, custard, blow dry cream, and hair tonic.

Photo via edenbodyworks.com

The diversity offered by this brand is the reason that we have fallen in love. Continue reading FroDown x EDEN BodyWorks

FroDown x Shea Moisture

Shea Moisture came through as a brand sponsor this year with a variety of products for FroDown attendees. With over 44 different collections, Shea Moisture provided products from lines such as the Raw Shea Butter line, the Jamaican Black Castor Oil line, and the Coconut and Hibiscus line to name a few.

Photo via Instagram @lasalle.curlyincollege

We love Shea Moisture because they have something for everyone. Whatever your hair needs, you can find a product line that suits you. Continue reading FroDown x Shea Moisture

FroDown x TresseNoire

It’s that time of year again! CurlyInCollege is bringing you FroDown 2018. FroDown is the ultimate celebration of natural hair on college campuses across the country. We could not be more thrilled to host amazing events for our favorite college students.

Image via Instagram @umassdcurlyincollege

FroDown events are happening now – nationwide! At each event attendees will not only gain new connections and confidence, but they will also receive hair care tips and tricks and maybe even a new hairstyle! Continue reading FroDown x TresseNoire

Favorite Deep Conditioners

  1. Aussie 3 Minute Miracle

I discovered this deep conditioner about a few months ago when I was looking for a conditioner that would work safely with my newly colored jet black hair. I tried using deep conditioners and my curls were very dry and brittle. I thought, maybe I should add an oil such as Olive Oil or Coconut Oil to my hair but unfortunately my hair was just too dry for my liking. I asked a friend about what she used for her deep conditioner and she referred me to Continue reading Favorite Deep Conditioners

Influential Woman: Yara Shahidi

Yara Shahidi is a beautiful and talented 17-year-old, African-American and Iranian model and actress. She was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and is one of three siblings to her parents Afshin and Keri Shahidi. She began starting in ads and commercials at the age of 6 and ever since, her career has taken off.

We first saw Yara Shahidi in the movie, “Imagine That,” starring Eddie Murphy. She is now known for her character, Zoey Johnson, on Black-ish. The American sitcom, starring Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross, has portrayed Zoey Johnson as a young African-American girl who is very well educated and driven to be successful in her upcoming college career. Continue reading Influential Woman: Yara Shahidi

The Cut, My Transformation

November 9th, 2017,  I shaved my head. This was not a drastic decision, it was planned. However, many doubted I would actually follow through; I honestly doubted myself sometimes.

Change is something out of our norm. It puts us in an uncomfortable position, but sometimes it’s necessary for growth. Change allows us to see things and even ourselves in a different perspective. Continue reading The Cut, My Transformation

The Ultimate Curly Girl Gift Guide

With the holidays quickly approaching; like seriously, it’s right around the corner! I know a lot of you may be stressing at the idea of what to get the curly girl in your life; sometimes there can be way too many hair products to choose! And once you do decide, how do you know that you’re getting the right one for their specific hair type or texture? Well, I’m here to help! Continue reading The Ultimate Curly Girl Gift Guide

What Do Men Know About Natural Hair?

Since black women of every texture and type started embracing their natural hair, we’ve been all about it; new styles, how to take care of, what works and what doesn’t. I love it!

We’ve also focused on what other people think of our hair. But what about our black men and their opinions and knowledge of natural hair? I asked around to find out just what they do (and don’t) know about our crowns. Continue reading What Do Men Know About Natural Hair?

YouTuber Spotlight: NaturalNeiicey

 

NaturalNeiicey, Canadian Natural Hair YouTuber, has been spreading her love for the natural hair community since 2012. Prior to starting YouTube, NaturalNeiicey was just a small town girl from Canada going to Catholic School in highschool as well as completing a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work.

She realized that her passion for social work didn’t shine so bright so she chose to be a Content Creator. Once she noticed her passion for creating visuals for an audience, she took it a step further and created her channel. She started posting videos doing deep conditioning, wash and go’s, braiding and twisting as well as protective styling tutorials. Continue reading YouTuber Spotlight: NaturalNeiicey