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This week, we caught up with Rimona Bahere, an Eritrea-born photographer and artist living in the Netherlands. Although she's still in high school, her philosophy on owning who you are is an outlook we… read
When I was younger, I was incessantly teased about my natural hair. The kids at school (and, sometimes, the adults!) asked me if I didn't have combs at home, if I had stuck my fingers in the socket, or… read
Ana Rita D' Almeida and Denise Sonnemberg — two Lisbon-based twenty-somethings behind the blog Curly Essence — know that you are not your hair. Still, there's no reason not to celebrate the natural… read
As someone who has fought for years against her curly texture, I'm slowly making the transition into embracing those tiny corkscrews that keep popping out of my scalp. After decades of straightening and… read