Dove Hair: Love Your Curls (VIDEO)

'Light Girls'

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Natural Hair, Winter Care: Don't Get Tangled Up!

'Light Girls'

By Jessica Dickerson Even if you have never heard of Stephanie Frederic, chances are you’ve seen her work. Frederic, a…

Must Knows Before you big chop

Big chopping (BC) used to be the only way women with chemically processed hair could transition to chemical free hair.…

Make The Most of Your Post-Workout Meal

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Need help deciding what to eat post-workout? Fitness guru Alicia Marie humorously explains the importance of refueling and what to avoid eating after exercise. It can be tempting to grab a cheeseburger post-workout, like the twitter user in the video, or another not-so-healthy snack (I’ve been guilty of eating ice cream and cookies after the gym).…

Radical Brownies- A New Age Girl Troop

The Radical Brownies is a social justice troop that caters to young girls of color. Their mission is to form bonds of sisterhood, build a radical consciousness, and teach young girls how to recognize their power while navigating societal pressures. Anayvette Martinez, co-founder of Radical Brownies, felt that there was a need for a group…

SAG Awards: Best Red Carpet Looks

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At last night’s Screen Actors Guild Awards, we saw a tearful Uzo Aduba accept the award for Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Comedy category. We saw an adorable Jared Leto and Lupita Nyong’o flirt all evening. And we saw a lot of white gowns on the red carpet. Here are our favorite red…

Dispelling Feelings of Urgency

“I just feel like time isn’t moving fast enough or I need to hurry up. I’m just not where I want to be right now.” Have you heard this statement or a variation of it before? It seems that a prevalent concern of many people is feeling like they don’t have enough time. Enough time…

Dove Hair: Love Your Curls (VIDEO)

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Did you know that only 4 out of 10 curly haired girls think their hair is ‘beautiful’? Together, we can change that. Watch what happens when we show them how much we love curls. Wear your curls proudly and help inspire the next generation of curly haired girls!  

‘Light Girls’

Light-Girls

By Jessica Dickerson Even if you have never heard of Stephanie Frederic, chances are you’ve seen her work. Frederic, a 20-year veteran of the film industry, has made a name for herself as the African-American owner of a production company that specifically markets to communities of color. As the founder and executive producer of FGW…

McDonald’s Is Healthy?

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We all know that eating at fast food restaurants is not great for our health, but sometimes it’s unavoidable.  Whether you have a long day of traveling or no spare seconds to cook a meal, there will be a time when you find yourself in that drive-thru line. Thankfully, there are healthier alternatives that won’t…

Poppin’ Tags to Improve your Wardrobe

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Millennials today have taken to thrift shopping as an inexpensive way to improve their wardrobe. This is the perfect way to create a personal style without breaking the bank. In order to maximize your spending, thrifting takes skill, a keen eye, and patience.  

Must Knows Before you big chop

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Big chopping (BC) used to be the only way women with chemically processed hair could transition to chemical free hair. As black hair care evolved, multiple techniques for transitioning has emerged such as protective styles and comprehensive natural hair regimen. Big chopping your hair willingly is a new experience that will shape and make you…