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Braidout, Blowout, or Flatiron?

Braidout, Blowout, or Flatiron?

Well I finally did it…I used HEAT!!! I did not straighten my 150 loose twists bone straight (in the featured picture)  just for the sole reason of not risking heat damage because of my fine strands. After the use of heat I have about 30% shrinkage left. It has been three years since I have(…)

Rock the VOTE!

Rock the VOTE!

Via: TheDustyRebel. I will not only “Rock the Vote” but “BaRock” the vote tomorrow, November 6th for the 2012 elections!!! Join us!

Black Girls Rock Airs Tonight

Black Girls Rock Airs Tonight

Via: BET.com   Click Read More + Comment for additional photos.  The BLACK GIRLS ROCK!™ 2012 special on BET is back for a third televised installment with heartfelt performances, tributes and special awards to celebrate the achievements of remarkable women of color.  Back by popular demand is the dynamic duo of Tracee Ellis Ross and Regina King who are(…)

What Do You Think of Lisa Bonet’s New Do’?

What Do You Think of Lisa Bonet’s New Do’?

I love Lisa Bonet’s hair in this picture. I feel it’s a refreshing new look for her and I love that she is rockin’ her gray hair! I think she could cut all her hair off and look amazing! Maybe this is her first step to cutting off all her locks (shrugs…). All I know(…)

Urban Bush Babe Tessa

Urban Bush Babe Tessa

Tell us your name and where you are from? Tessa born in Bedstuy, Brooklyn, but I’m currently residing in Hell’s Kitchen. I am a mixed race chick, West Indian-Irish (that’s the condense version).   How long have you been natural? I have been natural for about 11 years, though when I started my transition 12(…)

Afro Look

Afro Look

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. “I wonder why photographic images of Afro’s are yet to be updated? I often think about about why there are limited stereotypical molds when photographing black women? There is either the exotic video vixen, the African soul sistah, a 70′s afro queen or what I have heard people call(…)

Pop Souk: One of My Favorite Places to Shop

Pop Souk: One of My Favorite Places to Shop

If you are in the New York area tomorrow anywhere from noon-6PM, you definitely will not want to miss this shopping extravaganza. Pop Souk is held biannually with some of the most amazing vendors in New York, and if that wasn’t enough, Pop Souk provides the hottest DJ”s to set the mood, almost as if(…)