Kinks On The Streets: Raquel James From Atlanta, Georgia

I was scrolling down my Facebook news feed one day, when I saw a picture of Raquel with her gorgeous natural hair looking so full and healthy. I knew I … Continue Reading →


Is Co-Wash Right For Your Hair?

Conditioner washing also known as Co-Wash – is washing your hair with a conditioner instead of a shampoo. I tried doing a co-wash a long time ago, but my scalp … Continue Reading →


Mother/Daughter Natural Hair Conversation

We tell our Black girls to embrace their natural beauty starting with their natural hair. But, how do they go about doing that? Who is taking the time to teach … Continue Reading →


Kinks On The Streets: Denisha Harden, From Marietta, GA

EIK: Introduction; your name, where you were born, current location. DH: Hi, my name is Denisha Harden. I was born in Berkeley, California, and raised in Hayward, California. I currently … Continue Reading →

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Your Shampoo Might Be Breaking Your Hair.

Did you know that depending on the state of your hair it will determine the shampoo to use? That’s right. We have three different types of shampoo and they each … Continue Reading →


Kinks On The Streets: Iveoma Okparaeke From Houston, TX

I had met Iveoma online via Facebook. She had interviewed me for her blog. I had to have her on the blog as well, since she’s a fellow naturalista. Enjoy … Continue Reading →


How To Rock A Super Bald Look

It is not a common sight to see Black women rocking a bald look. Let’s be real here, some women still do not feel beautiful without wearing long length of … Continue Reading →


Kinks On The Streets: Notey Akpotive From Lagos, Nigeria

EIK: Introduction; your name, where you were born, current location. NA: My name is Notey Akpotive, I was born in Lagos, Nigeria. I’ve lived in Lagos for most of my … Continue Reading →

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Kinks On The Streets: Lotanna Ezeogu From Lagos, Nigeria

Oftentimes, I hear women tell me that they really want to embrace their natural hair, but they do not have the time commitment that natural hair requires. Here’s Lotanna, who … Continue Reading →

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Kinks on the Streets: Osayi Lasisi from Lagos, Nigeria

We featured Remi’s story last week, and she decided to call out other naturalistas! Thank you, Osayi, for accepting the nomination, and sharing your natural hair story with us. EIK: … Continue Reading →