By now you may have heard about Tessica Brown who is now known as “Gorilla Glue Girl” who after putting (yes) gorilla glue in her hair to make it stay in place cannot get the glue out of her hair. Tessica first let everyone know on her Tik Tok page hoping someone could offer help. … Read more »
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A new study finds what many Black women have heard for years: natural hair could cost them a job. The Duke University study finds that discrimination against natural Black hairstyles is prevalent among those making hiring decisions. The study compared 4 different job candidates: a Black woman with natural hair, a Black woman with straight… Read more »
Netflix has released the trailer for Self Made, the movie based on the life of Madam C.J. Walker, who became the first African-American female millionaire through sales of her hair-care products. The movie which stars Octavia Spencer as Walker and also features Tiffany Haddish, Bill Bellamy, and Blair Underwood. Self Made premieres March 20th on Netflix…. Read more »
ABC/Lou RoccoA teen who garnered national attention after refusing to cut his dreadlocks to follow his school’…
DeAndre Arnold is the senior high school student from Texas who has been suspended from school until he cuts his dreadlocks. He will not be able to attend graduation either until he cuts his hair. He was recently on Ellen and was presented with a $20,000 check toward his college tuition. Well now, Mathew A…. Read more »
Black-ish is tackling the sometimes taboo subject of black hair in this week’s episode! In the episode entitled “Hair Day”, Diane struggles with her own hair journey and deals with the “beauty shop” experience Black-ish airs Tuesday night at 8:30 on ABC.