curly black girl hair

Detangling, Washing & Conditioning Black Girl Hair: This Is How We Do It

Detangling, washing and conditioning Black girl hair is what we do in my house. Here's the routine that best works for us.

– Nov 28, 2012

Natural, Not Nappy: Surviving Back-handed Compliments On My Kinky, Curly Mane

The thing of it is, I’ve had natural hair for about 12 years now—years before Shea Moisture and Miss Jessie’s found a home on Target’s...

– Oct 2, 2012

Little Black Girls With Natural Hair: Lessons On Touching, Rocking and Loving Kinks & Curls

By DENENE MILLNER She was in her early 30s when she passed away from complications associated with diabetes and we were all in deep mourning...

– Aug 15, 2012

WTF: Mom Straightens 4-Month-Old Black Baby’s Hair—She Is Decidedly NOT Happy Her Girl Is Nappy

You might want to sit down for this one. Take a good, hard look at this picture. Go ahead—I’ll wait. Now go back and look...

– Aug 9, 2012

Little Dolls: Tenderly Tending to Every Strand of Brown Girl Hair, With a Smile

It's extremely important to tell little Black girls that their natural hair is beautiful. This is why.

– Jul 6, 2009