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Urban Bush Babe: Katra Awad

Urban Bush Babe: Katra Awad

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Katra Awad. I am a daughter to Egyptian and Hispanic parents. I was born in California and currently reside in Brooklyn.     How long have you been natural? I have been natural all my life. My hair is a reminder of my past,(…)

Urban Bush Babe Adey

Urban Bush Babe Adey

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Adey. I am an African born and raised in Ethiopia and now live in New York City.     How long have you been natural? I stopped relaxing my hair in 2001 (after reading Pamela Ferrell’s “Let’s Talk Hair”) and transitioned over a(…)

Urban Bush Babe GG

Urban Bush Babe GG

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ for additional photos and interview.   Tell us your name and where you are from?   My name is GG Renee, but you can call me GG.  I live in Silver Spring, MD.     How long have you been natural?   It’s been four years. I got my last(…)

Fitness & Natural Hair: How Has Your Hair Regimen Changed

Fitness & Natural Hair: How Has Your Hair Regimen Changed

As I am now running almost every day, I QUICKLY realized my hair regimen and hair styles have to change to incorporate a more rigorous fitness routine. I will share all of my modifications soon but was curious as to what changes you had to make (if any) to adjust your hair regimen to a(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Samio

Urban Bush Babe: Samio

Tell us your name and where you are from? I’m Samio and I’m from England.         How long have you been natural? I’ve been natural all my life.     What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? I model and I(…)

5 Ways You Can Protect Your Hair When Swimming at the Beach or the Pool

5 Ways You Can Protect Your Hair When Swimming at the Beach or the Pool

The picture above was taken of me during my honeymoon in Maui, Hawaii while I was snorkeling (Honeymoon post coming soon!). For those who love swimming like I do or may have children that swim, here are some tips for protecting your hair. FYI try to stay away from parting your hair, because I got(…)

Benefits of Eliminating Products From Your Scalp…Or Reduction Of Usage

Benefits of Eliminating Products From Your Scalp…Or Reduction Of Usage

For years no one could convince me otherwise that oiling everyday was not really the best option for optimum health of my scalp! Until just recently, oiling my scalp had become as routine as brushing my teeth but like most changes in my hair regimen, I accidentally stumbled across the benefits of not oiling my(…)