Is That Your Hair? No!!! Really?

Is That Your Hair? No!!! Really?

(Pictured above, hair down in 140 loose twists) Unfortunately women of color with natural long hair especially women with type 4a-c hair have been stigmatized as the official “bearers of weaves” (I am not a natural head against women who wear weaves because it can really assist during a transitional period, reaching personal length goals(…)

Style: Sarah Devi

Style: Sarah Devi

The beautiful and vibrant Sarah Devi: DJ/PARTY HOST/VOCALIST/DANCER/Friend and upcoming Urban Bush Babe interviewee.

IS NATURAL HAIR JUST A TREND?

IS NATURAL HAIR JUST A TREND?

Remember in the 70′s when majority of women were rockin an afro? I was talking with a good friend of mine who is a natural, and she wondered if natural hair was just a trend right now, something that was gonna be around for a short time and then disappear like it did in the(…)

Learning What Doesn’t Work for your Hair

Learning What Doesn’t Work for your Hair

As I have gone through this continuous hair journey my hair has taught me exactly what it likes and what it will absolutely not respond to which in my case some of those factors are wet detangling, excessive heat, washing my hair too frequently and among many, many  more, lol but especially wet detangling!  For me(…)

Style: Forever Stripes

Style: Forever Stripes

Photo by AAP (Click Read More / Comment for more pictures and accessories).  Striped Navy Blue and White Spaghetti Strap Maxi Dress: Forever21; 14.99 USD Cream Striped Deconstructed Knit Cardigan: Forever 21; 27.80 USD Tan Suede Fringe Boots: Steve Madden; 99.00 USD Leatherette Trim Striped Canvas Bag: Forever21; 29.80 USD Feather Necklace: Forever21; 4.80 USD(…)

URBAN BUSH BABE: Ibrahim Baaith

URBAN BUSH BABE: Ibrahim Baaith

Click on read more and comment to see his artwork, more pics, and his bio. Long time friend and one of my besties Ibrahim Baaith; is not only a well known model and actor, but an incredibly gifted painter. I am happy to share his gifts with you. He has been a great friend and(…)

Detangling Formula

Detangling Formula

This past weekend I was out of state as usual because my man doesn’t live in New York at the moment. We took my son Jaden on a nice hike through the woods along the river, there was a lot of humidity and that made my afro huge, which I love! But when we got(…)

I’m a Believer: My Experience with Natural Oils and Less Shedding

I’m a Believer: My Experience with Natural Oils and Less Shedding

I literally just popped my cherry about 4 months ago in transitioning to mostly all natural oils for my hair. The “Before” pictures represents the amount of shedding within 2 weeks I would lose after my detangling sessions before I transitioned to mostly all natural oils and the “After” picture is also the amount of(…)

Style: Vintage & Thrifted Animal Graphic Sweater

Style: Vintage & Thrifted Animal Graphic Sweater

I bought this gray sweater from the 80s era at a thrift store for $10, I always like to wear a thermal underneath of it. This flower patterned thermal was $12 at Target. I topped off  the look with a purple nail polish. I consider myself to have a minimalist style, but I like to(…)