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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 […]

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Curly Q of the Week: Kalea Lucas

Curly Q of the week presents Kalea Lucas, a business major at the University of Cincinnati. Lucas has been a naturally curly girl all of her life. Growing up with a mother who rocked her natural hair on a daily basis, she never saw fit to chemically relax or alter her daughter’s curl pattern. That […]

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Curly Q of the Week: Faith Lumbus

“Whether you transition or do the big chop it’s not going to come quick.” says Faith Lumbus first year student at the University of Cincinnati. Although she is currently undecided, she hopes to major in social work with a minor in criminal justice. After her mother refused to pay for another perm, Lumbus was forced to […]

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Curly Q of the Month: Diamond Benford

  Curly Q of the month is the name of a new monthly feature of a curly haired gal or guy on the University of Cincinnati’s campus. We’ll look into all types of curl patterns, learn individual’s tips and tricks, possibly find some new style inspiration! If you’d like to be featured, please email the […]

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Dress for Success…Stylishly!

Don’t ever think that you can’t look professional while looking stylish! Just because a pantsuit, slacks and a button up, or a business-like dress is required in a workplace, does not mean you have to lose your sense of style. I am a fashion rebel, so I will still look professional and presentable, but I […]

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Meet The Interns: Maya Lewis

Hi! My name is Maya Lewis and I attend Agnes Scott College. I will graduate in 2018. When did you go natural? Did you big chop or transition? I’ve been natural my entire life. What is the most memorable part of your natural hair journey? My mom has been a huge part of my natural […]

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Meet The Interns: Tatyanna Hunter

My name is Tatyanna Hunter. I attend Hood College and will be finished in December 2015, and will officially graduate in May 2016. When did you go natural? Did you big chop or transition? I went natural in March of 2014. I did the big chop! What was the one deciding factor that made you […]

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Meet The Interns: Chyna Jones

Hey! My name is Chyna Jones and I am double majoring in Psychology and African American Studies with a minor in Women Studies. I am an aspiring race and gender studies professor. I plan on specializing in Black feminism, masculinity and family dynamics in the Black community. I attend the University of Alabama and plan […]

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