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...

2014 Hair Color Trends For Black Women. When it comes to hair coloring for 2014, bold shades are truly a must! In fact almost anything goes. From ombre, to bold highlights and even strong mixes of full on green and pink shades. You can truly take on any hair color choice for 2014. One hair color that is very prevalent this season is blonde. In the spotlight, there are tons of black celebs rocking...

2014 Wedding Hairstyles, and Bridal Hair Ideas For Black and African American Women. From bridal hairstyles for natural hair brides, to those that are relaxed, getting married is a huge occasion in a woman’s life and you want your hairstyle to be just as special as your love for your soon to be husband. Plus it doesn’t hurt to look stunningly gorgeous on your big day. For 2014 there are...

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...

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...

New mommy Eva Marcille is glowing these days, and we adore her latest look which was spotted at the Face of Spoiled Annual Fashion Show Contest at the Siren Studios in Hollywood, California. The actress / model showed up to the event dressed head to toe in what we like to call summer. She wore a chic causal ensemble which featured a fun high-low breezy crop top, and printed pink pants that looked...

Danielle Brooks didn’t shy away from color when it came to putting together her look for the 2014 Young Hollywood Awards, and we must admit…it works! The Orange Is the New Black actress showed off a vast array of colors from head to toe at the event beginning with her hair color and makeup.  She opted for ombre purple colored strands & eye popping purple eyeshadow. The rest of her...

Jada Pinkett Smith is looking smokey hot these days, and the look that she worked during Comic Con has us speechless. The actress was spotted at a press event for her new show Gotham rocking a black crop top ( which showed off her amazing abs ) and a black cut-out skirt. She finished the look off with some strappy heels from Manolo Blahnik.  If you’re wondering about the skirt you can pick...

Looks like Gabrielle Union is once again a fan of lighter colored strands. The Being Mary Jane actress took to instagram to show off her new layered look with the caption “Bed Head… #newweavealert” I love the soft layers framing her face, and with her wedding date in August, we’re wondering will her new hairstyle remain for her wedding? …Only time will tell. What do you...

Anybody rocking box braids this summer? Ashanti certainly is, and we are loving it! The RnB singer took to instagram to show off her new braids with the caption “S/o to my girl @yasmin_amira_ For Braiding me up & turning me into my character “Eve” for my new movie “Stuck” #braveheart So apparently the braids are for a new movie role, and while we know box braids are most certainly ‘IN’...

Melissa Denise When making the transition from relaxed to natural, you may find yourself needing some new hair tools….as well as some new methods for styling and doing your hair. While some things that you should be changing are common sense,  others you may not even be aware of. Hair vlogger Melissa Denise show’s us what key items we should be replacing in her latest video.  Check it...

Beyonce is still in the mist of touring, and while doing so she’s been spotted rocking some very chic outfits! Her latest, a look from Matthew Williamson in the form of a magenta jumpsuit. I love how this look is super chic, but sill looks incredibly comfortable. She paired the look with navy pumps from Manolo Blahnik, and to finish things off B kept things simple by wearing her hair down,...

Gina Marie Using the L.O.C. method to moisturize & seal transitioning hair. One of the key things to remember when transitioning to natural is that your hair needs to be properly moisturized. That’s of course the case with all hair type, whether you’re natural, relaxed or texlaxed, but if you’re transitioning it’s even more imperative…. The reason why your hair needs even more moisture is simply because where your natural hair meets & your relaxed hair ends is the most fragile area of  the hair shaft....

As always we can’t get enough of B’s style, and earlier today the RnB singer took to instagram to show us a rather inspiring  pic…. Got the message? B posed as Rosie Riveter which of course is a famous poster made by women during World War II to encouraging them to get out and find jobs while their husbands were at war. In the pic she’s spotted rocking the iconic red &...

It seems as if Vivienne Westwood has real winner on her hands since three celebs have all been spotted rocking her Anglomania Halton Draped Metallic Jacquard Dress. While of course all three ladies have been spotted rocking the look to different occasions one thing remains the same…that is one fabulous DRESS. The very popualr frock features the brand’s signature draped collar which can...

Iggy is getting a new look, as least for her new video, and it showcases one of the hottest trends for the moment, bold vibrant color. The hip hop diva along with my girl Rita Ora was spotted on the set for their new music video ‘Black Widow’  in LA earlier this week showing off her new do. She was spotted rocking a white jumpsuit with black stripes on the side and bold new red tipped...

Glamtwinz334  While there has been plenty of debates about using heat as a natural over the years, we say to each it’s own, and we all have to be responsible for what we do to our own hair strands. There are some naturals who have used heat for years and have never had a problem with curl damage aka heat damage, while on the flip-side there have been some naturals who have used heat just once...

Adrienne Bailon was clearly turning up the style meter over the weekend by posting pics of her recent Roberto Cavalli  dress that hugged her curves perfectly.  Her full look included some sassy nude pumps by Christian Louboutin, and a very fitted floral printed dress by Roberto Cavalli. I love how the print tapered in the middle and was left solid by the hips to create more of an hourglass frame....

In need of something new for your hair strands? Then check out SheaMoisture’s New SuperFruit Complex 10-in-1 Renewal Hair Care Collection. Avavible in stores now, and sold exclusively to the Ultra brand, the new products from SheaMoisture contain an antioxidant-enriched Superfruit to help enrich your hair strands. Now ladies I’ll be honest and say that SheaMoisture is the business when...

It’s official, Ya Ya is totally having a moment, and she’s come a long way since her top model Days.  The talented model, will be featured in the new Tom Ford’s 2014 Fall Campaign which is a celebration of women and their personal styles. The concept is individual style, which was the idea behind my first women’s show in N.Y. The campaign is focused on the personal, individual...

Chris Brown is taking things back with his latest hairstyle, and we’re wondering will this man trend catch on? His new hairstyle features a flashback to the 30′s, deep side part, and deep waves all around. Chris of course took to instagram to show off his new style with the caption stating “Taking it back to the 30s! Lol”. Slick man real slick…. What do you think of...