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The search for your next protective style is a daunting task, but selecting a specific hair type for executing styles such as braids, twists and cornrows can also be confusing! We’ve created a quick and easy easy guide for learning the differences between the top 4 lea...

The Gold Wire trend made it's debut in 2017 when Celebrity Hairstylist Nai'vasha Johnson wrapped gold wire around Logan Browning's ponytail at Essence Music Festival. It was a look that captured the attention of many onlookers. How could you not stop and stare at the l...

What’s the point in spending all of your energy and hard earned coins on washing and maintaining your hair, only to use tools that are dirty and full of product buildup? Cleaning your styling tools is easy to forget, but should be an integral part of your hair care rou...

Protective styles are a great way to maintain your hair in the winter time.  Braids allow you to wake up and go, leave the gym with your hair in tact and also rocking braids allows you the ability to switch up your style at an instant. Some believe that you don't have...

NYC will release details this week of guidelines that will provide legal recourse to those men and women who are penalized for natural hairstyles.

We've heard of the stories from jobs and schools who fire and/or suspend African-American men and women for adorning hairst...

For some, it’s a time-consuming process laced with intimidating thoughts of pain and breakage. But according to Felicia Leatherwood, it should hardly feel that terrible. 

The natural hairstylist is known for her work with celebs such as Issa Rae, Essence Atkins, Sk...

A night dedicated to music celebrated the artists and producers who have broken ground in the music industry this year. This year's show was cute, but let's be honest, we tuned in to see Cardi...Okkkurt and were more concerned about the styles that all of our fave...

Knowing when it is time to trim your hair is one of those obscure hair tasks that just never gets easier. There are so many factors to consider that it can be difficult to create an exact timeline of when it’s time to get your ends clipped! Now that winter is in full s...

If you are anything like me, you LOVE a good tutorial. YouTube has single handedly revolutionized how we view, interact and learn how to do some of our favorite hairstyles and now ESSENCE.com has created their own "hair "wonderland by introducing us to "PRIMP".

 PRIMP i...

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