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Hair in Shondaland & All Over the Rest of Your TV

Nothings says lazy-do-nothing-indulgence like lying on the couch and watching a lot of prime time TV. Yet, you’d have to be in a near coma not to notice the paltry range of hair textures being worn by actresses and stars. Here, a rundown of who’s getting it right and who can really get it better.…

100 Years of Black Hair in Less Than a Minute! (from Coloures.com)

A Century of Black Hair in Less Than 60 Seconds!

We stumbled upon this awesome video on Facebook (of course), so of course we had to share. The cool people over at Coloures magazine headlined their story: “Watch A Century of Black Hairstyles in Under a Minute.” Not only do we get just that in this fun-to-watch video, but it’s also an ode to the…

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Black Hair Goes to School (Again)

  So one of my students came to school today with her hair full of knots, lent [sic], and ridiculously tangled. It looked like it hand’t been touched the entire holiday break…so my classroom became a salon. The photo on the left is before and the right after . It just broke my heart so…

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White Girls Trying to Appropriate the Afro: Major Fail

It’s like you can’t let your guard down for one minute before some more hair drama explodes on the internets. The latest and most ridiculous? Apparently, somebody got the idea that the word “Afro” was the linguistic equivalent to “bad hair day” for White women. Like 400 years of Black history, Angela Davis, the entire…