Living No Lye - Courtney (curlsandcouture)

Living No Lye - Courtney (curlsandcouture)

By Sumetra Reed

Q: What were your reasons for going natural? 

A: Going natural was almost an “accident”. I didn’t wake up one day and decide that I wanted to go natural, although in college I had always wanted to. The transition began after colored my hair. I was scared the bleach and relaxer would cause my hair to break and I wanted to see how long I could go without relaxing it. Before I knew it, I was six months in and realized there was no need for me to relax my hair. I relaxer had grown almost half way out and that’s when I ...

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#GetWellMeechy! An Update on Meechy Monroe and How We Can Help

#GetWellMeechy! An Update on Meechy Monroe and How We Can Help

by Afrobella

The news hit the natural hair community pretty hard. Beloved natural hair vlogger Meechy Monroe, one half of the dynamic Monroe Sisters, revealed that she’s battling a rare form of brain cancer. In the course of her illness, she has suffered multiple mild strokes and aphasia – a disturbance in the delivery of language. She is on the road to recovery, surrounded and uplifted by the love of fans, friends and family. And she’s still blogging – check out her sweet thank you post! 

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