Natural Hair

News

new york is the second state to ban discrimination against natural hair

Following California, the state passes its own 'CROWN Act' to protect people of color.
Erica Euse
7.15.19
News

california has become the first state to ban discrimination based on natural hair

In a landmark bill, the state has prohibited employers from enforcing rules that disproportionately impact black Americans.
Liam Hess
7.4.19
Beauty

the reality of the natural hair journey, by women who have lived it

Reverting back to your natural afro texture isn’t always as linear and life-affirming as Instagram suggests.
Giselle La Pompe-Moore
12.11.18
Art

sula bermudez-silverman turns her hair into embroidered works of art

She also worked with Rachel Dolezal for her MFA thesis project.
André-Naquian Wheeler
6.18.18
beauty week

why natural ingredients in your hair-care products are so important

We ask what 'natural' really means.
Kristen Bateman
6.11.18
beauty week

how kelsey lu’s hair artist incorporates tradition and modernity into her work

Nena Soul Fly created the looks for 'Shades of Blue'.
Jack Sunnucks
6.11.18
Fashion

meet the brooklyn twins behind the first luxury durag label

Clothing and accessories brand L’Enchanteur is rethinking what luxury is and should be.
Coco Romack
6.6.18
News

black south african schoolgirls are protesting their right to wear natural hair

Girls as young as 13 have been forced to straighten or cut their natural afros, sparking protests and a petition that has gathered nearly 20,000 signatures.
Hannah Ongley
8.29.16