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Urban Bush Babe: Bianca Walker

Urban Bush Babe: Bianca Walker

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Bianca Walker. I’m originally from Kenya, in East Africa. Now I live in New York City. What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? I own an online vintage shop called Global//Nobility. There’s(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Chime Edwards

Urban Bush Babe: Chime Edwards

1. Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Chime Edwards and I’m from a small, quaint town called West Point, MS. 2. How long have you been natural? I have been natural for 3 years and 3 months. I big chopped in February 2009! Time has flown! 3. What do you(…)

5 Tips to Protect Your Hair When Swimming

5 Tips to Protect Your Hair When Swimming

I can’t go on enough about how much I love the beach and the pool, just swimming in general. Swimming is the best work out your body could ever get because it’s never harsh on your joints, especially the knees. It strengthens your lungs and gives you more endurance. Best work outs of my life(…)

My Natural Hair Style Icon Interview from Black Girl Long Hair

My Natural Hair Style Icon Interview from Black Girl Long Hair

Photographer: J Quazi King Introduce yourself! N: My name is Nikisha. I’ve been living in Brooklyn since age 3, but I was born in Toronto, Canada. I’m a teacher and co-founder of the online publication UrbanBushBabes.  Why did you make the decision to go natural? N: I got tired of conforming to fit in. I(…)

Nothing But Clarifying Shampoo Review + My Swim Class

Nothing But Clarifying Shampoo Review + My Swim Class

The last 3 weeks I have been taking swim classes to become a stronger swimmer. I’ve known how to swim in deep water, swim under water, breast stroke, float and doggy paddle since I was a child, but I never learned how to “Freestyle Stroke”. My fiance surfs and wants me to surf with him(…)