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Adrienne Banfield-Jones, Body Positivity, Entertainment, Hair, Health, Jada Pinkett Smith, red table talk, red table talk series, Willow Smith -

Facebook Watch's Red Table Talk series with Jada Pinkett Smith, her mother Adrienne Banfield-Jones and her daughter, Willow Smith have revealed some very deep things about family and friend dynamics. But there's one very shallow thing they also like to talk about - Willow's armpit hair.

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With superior moisture, yummy hair-healthy ingredients, and perfect price points, we have a feeling you won't want to leave the house without letting your strands soak in one of these leave-ins. 

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This campaign is helping Black women celebrate their uniqueness and individuality.

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These girls with kinky curly hair will give you hair inspiration for days!

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Hair, hair loss, Health, Jada Pinkett Smith, steroids -

She says the steroid injections have been helping with, but not curing her hair loss.

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Beauty, Hair, natural hair, porsha williams, RHOA, wigs -

Porsha Williams has some of the best wigs on RHOA, and her own line. Find out how her appreciation for them came about.

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African American beauty, Beauty, hair, Nails -

Everyday, our people use their art to empower movements. Nail artist Gracie J is no different. In her series Nails At First Sight, she pays homage to Sade and Minnie Ripperton and their impact on women of color.

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These YouTubers are the cream of the crop when it comes to showing us how to enhance our natural beauty.

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There have been plenty of times when I went to my hairstylist requesting Lauryn Hill natural fabuolousness only to be sent home looking like D. L. Hughley. While some of us may have the heart to complain, others give …

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Or do these ladies rock both hues perfectly?

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Actors are no strangers to losing or gaining weight, rocking hella makeup or shaving their heads for roles if it means making a character come to life. But what about when directors and casting agents call for changes to an …

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These four brands have been deemed Black girl approved when it comes to protecting color, whether your hair is natural, permed, or locked.

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There are plenty of ways you can play with a bun -- and the twins have tried them all, from braids to textures and half-down, half-up looks.

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Beauty, Hair, product -

The Vernon Francois Overnight Repair Treatment Oils have saved my hair and left it healthier than ever before. It's now my favorite go-to.

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With all of the educational resources at my disposal, there's no excuse not to know how to handle my natural texture.

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African American hair, Beauty, black-owned businesses, Hair, hair care -

There's been a lot of chatter and movement lately about creating directories for black-owned businesses.

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Danai Gurira, Hair -

Danai Gurira’s clean-shaven head has long been a staple of her look, only to be outdone by the actress’s sidecut designs which adorned her ‘do while promoting Black Panther this winter.

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But now the Zimbabwean beauty has completely switched up …

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By: Courtney McKnight March 2016. The last spring break of my undergrad career and I decided to spend it a little differently than most would. I remember being home from school and telling my mom my exciting news… “I’m cutting all my hair off!” She loved my hair as did a few others. My mom […]

The post How Cutting My Hair Became My Defining Moment appeared first on MyBlackMatters.

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By: Domi When it comes to natural hair, one size most definitely does not fit all. It takes trial and error to secure a firm grasp on what our individual heads of hair like and dislike. Such is the case for nearly everything in life. However, with the emergence of natural hair blogs, forums, and […]

The post Breaking All the Rules (Well…Almost) of Natural Hair appeared first on MyBlackMatters.

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By: Myari Ware We’ve all read the lists and watched the videos on tips for going natural or growing out your hair, and they all pretty much consist of the same tips: no heat, drink water, deep condition, etc. But there are things that I had no idea about (and that didn’t seem like a […]

The post Five Things I Wish I’d Known Before Going Natural appeared first on MyBlackMatters.

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By: Candace McDuffie Despite all of the thoughts surrounding ‘The Big Chop,’ or shaving off all of your hair to start anew, I didn’t anticipate for it to be as cathartic as it was. Even though there is constant pressure on Black women to aspire and ultimately assimilate to Eurocentric beauty standards– to have lighter skin […]

The post How My Life Changed After Doing “The Big Chop” appeared first on MyBlackMatters.

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By: Zoe Conley I remember the first day I decided to wear my hair “natural”. I was almost a year and a half post-relaxer, and seeing that my hair had grown out a considerable amount, I decided it was time. I had spent the previous week researching methods of wash n go’s, twist outs, wet […]

The post Me, My Hair, and Men appeared first on MyBlackMatters.

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By: Rachel Jackson @RachtheScribe In the interest of transparency, I’ll begin with a confession: I’m a weaveaholic. I boast an advanced degree in DIY Hair Extensions from the prestigious YouTube, and could rattle off a list of lovely ladies who can teach you how to slay your style through a computer screen. I’ve been twisting […]

The post Why Does My Weave Upset You? : Black Women and Perceived Appropriation appeared first on MyBlackMatters.

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By: Sia Once a month I have an epiphany. I completely reassess the way I have been living my life as of that moment and decide, against the glow of my computer screen that a change is necessary. With the words “box braid” typed and entered into the Google search bar, I stare in awe […]

The post Redefining My Image of “Pretty” and Opening My Eyes to the Beauty of Black Hair appeared first on MyBlackMatters.

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By: Sarah Kabamba I was obsessed with this ideal of “good hair,” and I thought that I, a black girl, could never attain this. Because black girls didn’t have “good” hair, they have nappy hair, kinky hair, wild hair, and the list goes on – they have bad hair. See, I believed this and because […]

The post An Open Letter to my Hair appeared first on MyBlackMatters.

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By: Kéy Smith At an early age many young black women are exposed to adverse perspectives of black hair. Often, this type of dialogue (be it verbal or nonverbal) can run deep into a young woman’s outlook of what she defines as beautiful. In their youth, many black girls are given several options on what […]

The post Are We Teaching Children to Hate Their Natural Hair? appeared first on MyBlackMatters.

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By: Phalisha Jackson Before I begin, I would just like to say that this is not an article bashing my natural sisters out there. I appreciate our hair. The versatility of our hair is amazing, as we can wear our hair short, long, curly, bald, wavy, thick, super thick etc. We as women of color […]

The post Relaxed in a Natural World appeared first on MyBlackMatters.

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Black Men, Hair, Opinion -

By: Kiara Morgan I want to bring this out in the open because I’m tired of people making comments about my hair and black women’s hair in general. When I was younger, it used to be all about making your hair as silky as possible. Black boys in high school had no problem pointing out […]

The post Whether Straightened Or Natural, I’m Still The Same Woman appeared first on MyBlackMatters.

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By: Arielle Rosemarie I can remember a time when I didn’t remember what my natural hair looked like. By the age of twelve I had been straightening my hair constantly and vowed that for my thirteenth birthday I would finally get a long-awaited perm. All the adults I knew, including my hairdresser warned me and […]

The post Deeply Rooted: What Going Natural Taught Me appeared first on MyBlackMatters.

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