kinky hair

Oscar winner, Lupita Nyong’o is no stranger to talking about the racist remarks she receives about her hair.
I have to remind my daughter that length and/or texture does not determine whether or not someone is pretty. It's just one aspect of that person. But I have to admit, it's sometimes challenging to convince a child that length isn't important when society is so focused on it.
It's hard to put into words the significance a woman's hair often symbolizes in her life. I've always understood this. However, I think I understood it most four months ago when I held the scissors to my head and cut my hair to expose my natural texture for the first time in my adult life.
The trend of integration in the natural hair movement may contribute to the erasure of kinky hair textures in the media.
This piece was originally run here on Essence.com. Nikki Walton, founder of CurlyNikki.com, is a successful psychotherapist
When I was born with a caramel hue and a head full of dark, wavy hair, my mother proclaimed, "My prayers were answered. You got the long hair like Betty.
Jezebel's Dodai Stewart did an excellent job attempting to open Doonan's eyes to the afro-filled city he resides in (NYC
Directed by Dominique DeLeon of Special Boy Films, the video series will address some of the common hair questions women
Hair matters. Kinky black hair. Kinky Jewish hair. Kinky hair on any woman's head. Today, we learn that again. How sad.
Shot in both black-and-white and color, Nunez's work is simple yet striking -- and to think the project only started by accident