As the mother of a teenage daughter I am constantly on the look out for ways to style her hair naturally without using heat or chemicals. She has a head full of thick gorgeous hair and up until now she has been satisfied to wear her hair in twists, braids and/or plaits. She is older now and will be entering high school soon so we have been experimenting with loose styles and trying out appropriate styles for teens with natural hair. I have taken great care of my daughter’s hair throughout the years and it hangs below her waist when it’s wet. Shrinkage quickly camouflages the fact that she has any length at all with her hair shrinking up to her shoulders when it goes from wet to dry.
Zendaya’s Afro Our beloved Zendaya, hit the red carpets for the InStyle Awards wearing a perfect Afro hair style and I am totally here for it! I’ve been a fan of this young lady’s since my daughter watched her in Shake it Up and K.C. Undercover on Disney Channel. We cheered for her again when … Read more
Realizing that we are down to our last child and that our nest is getting emptier I am starting to experience anxiety. To examine these feelings I find myself reflecting on who I am without my children. I am now Coping With Empty Nest Syndrome To you youngins who aren’t familiar with the term “Empty … Read more
I have been taking my daughter to Kiyomi Rollins over at The Good Hair Shop, to get her hair done for years. She is the ONLY natural hair stylist that I trust with my daughter’s beautiful hair. I have seen The Good Hair Shop grow and change many times and it’s always to something bigger … Read more
Pajama Program, a national non-profit organization that supports every child’s right to a good night for a good day. They serve children in every state through their main office in New York. We were front and center for the ribbon cutting ceremony and grand opening of the Atlanta location. The new center is located on … Read more
Natural Hair Care is so much more meaningful to me than just being a professional hairstylist. It is a revolutionary, spiritual experience that has connected me on every level to the core of who I am as a Black woman. I believe that our natural hair journey is important as well. For me, Ethnic hairstyles traditionally … Read more
This post is sponsored by The Georgia Renaissance Festival. All Opinions Are My Own
The Georgia Renaissance festival is an amazing way to getaway in Georgia! This fun filled magical and whimsical festival happens every weekend and Memorial Day, April 15 thru June 4, 2017.
Today I am honored to showcase Keianna Johnson of Chi Chi Sophistication Natural Hair Studio for this month’s Sistah Spotlight. This is the 2nd time that Keianna has been given the Sistah Spotlight. Keep reading to see why (I mean besides the fact that this chick is AMAZING)
This post was written by Guest Blogger, Lakesia Tyson
Now that the school year has begun, are you wondering if you made the right choice for your kids during the summer?