2016 Hairstyles for Black and African American Women. 2016 means trying out new hairstyles and stepping out of your comfort zone. Quite a task for some people, but for others it can be quite rewarding. Often times women will change their hairstyle if they’re looking to change something in their life and beginning with your hair is the easiest and best place to start.  So whether you’re...

2016 Natural Hairstyles. For those looking to branch out and try something new, there are plenty of bold new hair ideas for 2016. Natural hair continues to evolve, and for those that thought the look was just a trend, it turns out it has become a revolution!  From protective styles, to creative ways to embrace your natural texture look below for the top 2016 hairstyles to try! Braids Faux Locs Bold...

2015 Fall & Winter 2016 Hairstyles for Natural Hair. During the colder season many naturals flock to hairstyles that will keep their strands moist, protected and on their heads.  The last thing you want is for your hard work during the summer months to break away as soon as the cold air hits.  While buns, braids, and ponytails are some of the easy ways to style your hair while keeping it protected...

2016 Wedding Hairstyles For Black Women. Everyone knows that black women make the most beautiful brides, and if wedding bells are in your near future a stunning hairstyles is just the thing you need to help you pull off the most important day of your life. On you wedding day, you can transform your hair however you desire. From wearing your own natural curls, to braids, waves, curls or even by simplify...

Even More Hair Color Combinations On Black Women That Will Blow Your Mind. Just in case our first selection of Unique Colored Hair Combinations didn’t blow you away, we’ve put together even more exotic hues to to help you stand out in a crowd. From green, to blue, rainbow and everything under the sun, here’s our second batch of real black women who’ve manged to pull off out...

2015 Fall & Winter 2016 Hairstyles for Black and African American Women. Enter the new fall season with a hairstyle that will turn heads and steal attention. Now more than ever women are being expressive when it comes to their hair strands. From bold and vibrant colors, to show stopping haircuts. If you’re on a mission to find a new hairstyle the 2015 fall season is full of stunning options....

DIY Hot Oil Treatment. Looking for a new way to step your hair game up, then check out Hot Oil Treatments. Hot oil treatments are perfect for adding shine and moisture to your hair while combating frizz. They also help infuse and keep moisture into your hair which is ideal for making your hair grow longer and stronger. I like to do mine once a month and I always use the same oils. If you use more oils you should heat your oil up longer, I like to do mine for 1 minute placing it on dry hair. I then let it sit for an hour and then wash...

2015 Short Hair Trends & Haircuts for Black Women. 2015 marks the year of shorter strands, and with celebrities and red carpet mavens all taking to the trend it’s no wonder short haircuts have risen in popularity. From pixie haircuts, to cropped and bob, short hairstyles provide carefree looks that are fashion forward, seductive and ideal for modern women of all ages. What’s great...

 2015 Spring & Summer Natural Hairstyles for Black Women. With spring on the horizon it’s time to shake out our curls and step into a new season! The 2015 spring and summer season presents many new hair ideas for naturals, so if you’re currently in a hair rut now is the time to try something new and break away from your comfort zone.  From trendy shaped afros, to vibrant hair shades...

Natural Hairstyles for Kids. So long to the days of our kids having to deal with straightening combs and relaxers, fortunately we are in a day and age where our kids can rock their curls and kinks without a care in the world. If only we could have been as fortunate. Luckily for our little ones they have a choice in the matter of what they decide to do with their hair when they are older, but as long...

22 Unique Colored Hair Combinations On Black Women That Will Blow Your Mind.  Bold hair colors are reserved for strictly the ladies who want to turn heads. After all it takes a very confident women to express herself through the use of brightly & uniquely colored strands.  While we’ll admit vibrant shades aren’t for everyone, there are however a few ladies who have manged to nail...

2015 Hair Trends – Black Women Rocking Grey Hair.  Over the last few years the “going grey early” movement has continued to grow in popularity. Rocking grey strands while having no wrinkles in sight is a look that has become sexy, empowering and completely edgy. We can all thank Ri Ri who first begun wearing the look two years ago…… While some may find that rocking gray...

  2015 Hair Color Trends For Black Women.  Thinking of switching up your hair color?  Well now’s the time to do it! 2015 is all about loving & enjoying your hair, so if rocking vibrant strands fulfills your hearts desires, then why not take the look on!  This year you can expect 5 major hair coloring trends to be in full circulation. Wondering what they are? Look below to find out!     Ombre...

2015 Natural Hairstyles For African American Women.  Key hair trends in 2015 for natural haired girls. Another year has gone by, and natural hair continues to thrive. Now that thousands of woman have chosen the natural hair life, we’re seeing even bigger and hotter hair trends beginning to move into the community.  From bold and vibrant hair shades of curly girls going ombre or red, or even...

Get Bomb Curls – Perm Rod Hair Tutorial. Perm Rods are one of the hottest new ways to curl your hair. They come in a variety of sizes and create flawless curls within a matter of hours. I recently tried them out and I’ll admit I’m completely in love. Check out how I achieve bomb curls by using perm rods in my latest video. // Related articles Unleash The Curls – Perm Rod Results Perm Rod Hair Inspirations From Pinterest Nicki Minaj Shows Off Natural Hair In The Form Of A Ponytail Nicki Minaj Shows Off Her...

Shaped & Tapered Natural Hair Cuts. In case you haven’t noticed, a new natural hairstyle has hit the scene, and it’s the look of shaped and tapered cuts. When natural hair hit the radar back in 2009, it was all about length. Many women wanted to achieve lengths of super long strands which they couldn’t achieve with their previous relaxed texture. Fast forward to present day,...

TWA Natural Hair Inspirations. Get inspired by the ladies who don’t mine rocking shorter strands. From colored coils, to adding accessories, twas provide a chic way to rock shorter curls. Look below to get inspire. images from pinterest Related articles 2014 Fall / Winter 2015 Hairstyles for Black and African American Women Black Natural Hair Inspirations 2013 Fall / Winter 2014...

Over the past few years, perm rods have certainly have caught my interest, and it appears I’m not alone since many beauty gurus, hair community enthusiasts, and vloggers have fallen in love with the classic look of rods. Perm Rods have the ability to produce flawless bouncy curls in a variety of different sizes, which makes the look ideal for all hair lengths and textures. So we hopped on pinterest...

Crochet Weaving is one of the hottest new hairstyles around! It’s a great way to not only protect your hair, but to also try something new. What we love about this trend is the method’s ability to emulate natural hair. Most Crochet styles are perfect for creating head turning natural looking styles while allowing you to protect your strands underneath. Perfect for the girl who’s...

2015 wedding hairstyle ideas for relaxed & natural hair. Whether you’re relaxed or natural, we all want to look beautiful on our wedding day. For brides walking down the aisle in 2015, one big trend remains prevalent….hair accessories. 2015 is the year of bridal hair accessorizes and can be seen in the form of hair wreathes, floral accents, and of course veils. Veils can be romantic,...

Ombre hair continues to dominate the hair world creating an explosion of unique hairstyles, hair colors and extensive diversity in the hair community. While ombre hair coloring has been around for quite a few years now, the trend is hotter than ever. From sombre (subtle ombre), to vibrant ombre variations, the look is all about expressing yourself through your hair strands. It’s never been easier...

Short haircuts &  ideas for African American women for the fall 2014 / 2015 winter season. As we enter in the 2014 fall season we’ve noticed that bob haircuts are well on the menu. After a summer filled of curly styles, or even protected ones… you might now be itching to try rocking a fierce new cut. Start the season off right by selecting the right style of short hair of your choosing...

For the new fall / winter season there are tons of hair options to explore. Hair coloring is growing more exotic and a variety of hairstyles that spark uniqueness is preferred. Shorter hairstyles continue to dominate the hair world with pixie cuts, twa’s and bobs being the most sought after styles. Take your hairstyle up a notch by adding your own spin to truly make the look your own. Natural...

Havana Twists Braids Hairstyles (A Guide To Havana Twists). The look of Havana Twisted hairstyles continue to grow in popularity, and if you’re on the hunt for a great protective style this look just might fit the bill. Since box braids are very popular at the moment, Havana twisted hairstyles offer a great alternative to traditional braided hairstyles, and most often appear more natural (like...

Wedding Hairstyles For Natural Hair. Wedding and bridal hair ideas for natural hair. If you’re a soon to be bride, and you have natural hair, you may want to show off your curly locks on your wedding day. There are tons of options when it comes to creating a natural hairstyle for your wedding day. If you have a favorite go-to style, don’t be afraid to wear this look on your special day....

Long Relaxed Hair Inspirations. On this blog we’re all about healthy hair, be it relaxed, or natural, and today for any girl that currently has a relaxer, I wanted to show off a few ladies who have gorgeous long relaxed hair. Yes you can still use chemicals and have luscious long locks. Look below to find motivation from these gorgeous heads of hair. (And yes this is their real hair). These...

DreadLocks and Sisterlocks Hairstyles For Black Women. If you’re looking to do something different with your natural hair, dreadlocks and sisterlocks are both great options for you to choose from. Both variations offers variety ins styling choices for women with natural hair. Many of the new locked hairstyles can be manipulated and styled much like natural hair, in that it can be twisted, braided,...

2014 Natural Hairstyles For African American Women. Now that natural hair has taken over the beauty world, more and more women have fallen in love with their natural god given textures. Which means more creative and trendy hairstyles have been introduced. Even Black women in Hollywood are continuing to show off new and innovative ways to wear their natural hair. From bold hair coloring, to fresh updos,...

Protective Hairstyles For Black Women – Natural Hair Updos. I speak frequently on the importance of protecting your hair, why because this is the biggest reason why women of color aren’t able to retain hair length. Protecting your hair keeps your ends tucked away so that moisture can be retained in your strands. More moisture in your hair of course leads to more growth, when hair is dry...

Braided Hairstyles and Hair Ideas For Black Women. Over the years, braids have remained one of the best hairstyles for African American women. The look is perfect for protecting your hair, and providing you with the perfect style for textured tresses. Throughout the years we’ve found more ways to incorporate and evolve the look of braids. From yearn braids, to cornrows, to individual, to tree...

2016 Prom Hairstyles for Black & African Americans.  Natural and relaxed hair ideas for prom 2016.  Going to prom is a memorable milestone that you’ll always look back fondly on, and while you’re looking back we hope you have a fabulous hairstyle to be proud of.  Celebrities of course can help inspire you since they often walk the red carpet and know how to make their strands stand...

Black Hair Inspiration For The Week 2-8-16. Related articles Demi Lovato Goes Back To Black Hair, Well Sort Of Willow Smith Switches Up Her Bangs Yet Again With Shoulder Length Black Hair Color Vanessa Hudgens Tries Out New Bangs and Black Hair Color What’s In My Deep Conditioner – How I Deep Condition On Dry Hair Kylie Jenner Gets Darker Strands...

Zoe Kravitz For Teen Vogue March 2016 Issue. The gorgeous Zoe Kravitz can be spotted in the covers of Teen Vogue for it’s March 2016 issue rocking her trademark braids and interviewed by Alexander Wang who just happens to be a very good friend.  Ms. Zoe has had quite the year and it seems her career is sky rocketing to new heights! Check out some of the feature...

  Jourdan Dunn Rocks Afro In VOGUE Brazil February 2016 Issue. VOGUE Brazil goes retro with their February 2016 Issue that pays homage to the hip era of the 70’s. Afros, prints, and platforms..YES PLEASE! Shot by Zee Nunes, take a peek at the model rocking a serious stylish fro after the drop! Related articles Jourdan Dunn Gets Blue-Grey Ombre Strands For The 4th Of July Jourdan Dunn...

Zendaya Goes Blonde With New Pixie Haircut! Looks like Zen is starting the new year with a fresh new blonde pixie! The singer / actress has been spotted with a bold new hairstyle and we’re in completed swoon mode. The style is totally Rihanna 2010! We’ll be honest in saying we can’t tell if her new hairstyle is just a really good wig, or if she rocking an entirely different look,...

Black Hair Inspiration For The Week 2-1-16.     Related articles Demi Lovato Goes Back To Black Hair, Well Sort Of Willow Smith Switches Up Her Bangs Yet Again With Shoulder Length Black Hair Color Vanessa Hudgens Tries Out New Bangs and Black Hair Color What’s In My Deep Conditioner – How I Deep Condition On Dry Hair Kylie Jenner Gets Darker Strands – See Her New...

Zoë Kravitz and Lisa Bonet Featured In New Calvin Klein AD Campaign. Just in time for spring, Calvin Klein has released their new spring 2016 Ad Campaign and it features the talented Zoë Kravitz along with her mother Lisa Bonet. The duo of course look more like sisters than mother and daughter proving that Lisa Bonet hasn’t aged a day! The new campaign from the high-end brand wanted to highlight...

Black Hair Inspiration For The Week 1-4-16. Related articles Demi Lovato Goes Back To Black Hair, Well Sort Of Willow Smith Switches Up Her Bangs Yet Again With Shoulder Length Black Hair Color Vanessa Hudgens Tries Out New Bangs and Black Hair Color What’s In My Deep Conditioner – How I Deep Condition On Dry Hair Kylie Jenner Gets Darker Strands – See Her New Black Hair...

Erykah Badu Reveals Her Long Grey Strands and Shares Wisdom On Aging. While grey hair continues to trend well into the new year, Erykah Badu reminds us the wisdom that comes along with aging and greying naturally.  The singer took to twitter with the caption ““Body and brain have aged. My consciousness has witnessed this, Yet has not aged. This “awareness ” is who we are.” While her...

Keke Palmer Gets Edgy Shaved Haircut For The New Year! Keke debuted a new hairstyle for the new year and it included edgy shaven sides. The actress hopped on instagram to show off her new do stating it has her focused on the new year ahead… “Hair cut got me feeling extra focused for the new year Hahahaha. But seriously, I’m thankful for the weekend off. It reminds me of how thankful...

Slayed – Serena Williams Rocks Bob Trend. Last week Serena slayed the bob hair trend by rocking a variation of her own, and it was #everything! The tennis maven stepped on the red carpet at the 2015 Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year ceremony rocking a black cut-out gown that showed off her toned & curvy frame along with a banging bob haircut.  Her take on the trend included playful...

Lil Mama Joins Grey Hair Trend. Lil mama has just released a new mixtape alongside a new hairstyle. The rapper showed off gorgeous grey-blue strands just a few weeks ago in anticipation of her new sound.  Her “Take Me Back” mix-tape was released just two days ago and has been her first full musical project in seven years. Her new sound focuses on current trends like #memes  & #F.O.H....

Draya Michele Poses for DisFunkshion Magazine. Shot by Naomi Christie Ms. Draya poses for DisFunkshion Magazine rocking an array of chic turbans, eclectic jewelry and exotic prints. View her full feature after the drop. ...

Natural Hair Lovers Gift Guide : What To Get the Natural Haired Girl In Your Life!  It’s gifting season, and with Christmas just days away you may be scrambling to find your hair girl the perfect gift. Luckily for us Whitney White aka Naptural85 has made things pretty easy by putting together a gift guide that every natural will love. Check out her video below to see all the goodies you should be checking off! ...

Zendaya Coleman Shows Of Bob Haircut At “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” Premiere.  Zendaya switched up her look for the Hollywood premiere of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” by rocking a trendy bob haircut for a night on the red carpet. Her sophisticated bob was cut just above her shoulder and kept behind the ears for a modern high fashion vibe. Zen paired the look with stunning...

On The Cover – Serena Williams for Sports Illustrated. Serena shows off her toned body on the cover of Sports Illustrated for their Sportsperson Of The Year Issue. Shot by Yu Tsai  the Tennis Maven has had quite the year and proves that hard work pays off! ...