Urban Bush Babe: Sanetra Stewart

Urban Bush Babe: Sanetra Stewart

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Sanetra Stewart and I am originally from Corpus Christi, Tx but I’ve lived in Austin for over 10yrs.     How long have you been natural? I’ve been natural for uuuum I don’t even remember, it’s been that long. I’ll guess maybe 8(…)

Dessert Recipes: Queen of Quinoa

Dessert Recipes: Queen of Quinoa

Quinoa: ”a grain-like crop grown primarily for its edible seeds. It is a pseudocereal rather than a true cereal, or grain, as it is not a member of the true grass family. As a chenopod, quinoa is closely related to species such as beets, spinach and tumbleweeds.” (-wikipedia)   Belonging to a class all of its own this imposter of a grain has the highest protein content of(…)

Artist: Kenturah Davis

Artist: Kenturah Davis

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ for additional photos & video. “The core of my work oscillates between portraiture and design, exploring themes related to the body, language and the formation of identity. From rendering a figure by writing a text repetitively to sewing highly individualized uniforms, my work unpacks layers of meaning embedded in how(…)

“Bad Hair”

“Bad Hair”

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ for additional photos. Featured photo by Chuck Johns. Writer/Actress/Radio-Presenter, Erickka Sy Savane shares with us her personal journey of struggle, in what others deemed her beautiful tresses as, “Bad” hair.  Giving power to a label, Erickka realizes the struggle ended with herself.   “Bad Hair” by: Erickka Sy Savane  (…)

Urban Bush Babe Fit: Rochelle Terrier

Urban Bush Babe Fit: Rochelle Terrier

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. Since we founded Urban Bush Babes two years ago we immediately took a stance on not only healthy hair but health overall. We want to introduce a new feature called ‘Urban Bush Babe Fit’, a series of interviews with inspiring natural hair women who have altered their(…)

Join Us & Hey Fran Hey For The ‘International Hair and Beauty Show’

Join Us & Hey Fran Hey For The ‘International Hair and Beauty Show’

Join us and Fran of Hey Fran Hey at the ‘International  Hair and Beauty Show’ in Secaucus, New Jersey  on May 19th & 20th. One of the largest multicultural trade shows in the country, the International Hair and Beauty Show (IHS) not only offers the newest and most advanced approach to the professional market in salon(…)

Cancer Causing Carbohydrates! (Video)

Cancer Causing Carbohydrates! (Video)

Welcome to Tim Van Orden’s Running Raw Project. In this episode: While speaking in Fredericksburg, Virginia, Tim discusses the dangerous compounds that form when carbohydrates are heated at high temperatures – mainly a substance called acrylamide.   Acrylamide is a known carcinogen – meaning that it causes cancer. It is formed when the amino acid(…)

Visual Insights: Outer Borough By Rog Walker

Visual Insights: Outer Borough By Rog Walker

Click on Read More + Comment to see photos. I get to give you guys an official sneak peak of the photography book Visual Insights: Outer Borough by my dear great friends Rog and Bianca Walker.   What does a two year photographic journey look like? This is a comprehensive collection of photographs shot over(…)

Dominique Renee’ Giveaway

Dominique Renee’ Giveaway

Click Read More + Comment for giveaway details. “Born and raised in Connecticut, I grew up in an environment where creativity and individuality were strongly encouraged. I realized at a young age that I wanted to create. After High school I decided to go to college for Graphic Design, but soon after concluded that my(…)