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hair in an african city: sade

This week we’re taking a look at the hairstyles of each character in our web series du jour: An African City. Today we’re highlighting Sade’s banged extensions as she easily switches from short to long locks.

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trending: the tapered twa

So you went natural three years ago and you’re stressed out about detangling, split ends and dry hair. Here’s an idea: why not big chop again?

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hair in an african city: makena

This week we’re taking a look at the hairstyles of each character in our web series du jour: An African City. Today Makena’s straight tresses are up.

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hair in an african city: zainab

Today we’re taking a look at Zainab (who’s played by actress Maame Adjei) and her coppered colored natural ‘do.

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hair in an african city: ngozi

Ngozi consistently rocks her braids in a funky, yet neat up do but varies her look with makeup, adding gentle splashes of color.

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working girl: xosha roquemore, actor

Given the high risk/high reward nature of the entertainment industry, it takes nerves of steel, patience and unwavering commitment to break in, let alone leave a mark.

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un’covered: an african city

Meet the new Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte and and Miranda. The style, success and girl talk will ring a bell. But this new web series a cut from a different cloth.

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hair in an african city: nana

This week we’re taking a look at the hairstyles of each character in our web series du jour: An African City. First up is Nana Yaa played by MaameYaa Boafo.

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ask an expert: what can i do to strengthen my edges?

Find out how what products may help nurture your edges back to health after years of tight weaves and braids.

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black hair in paris: polished hair care salon

This one’s for fellow expats who have yet to find a Salon in Paris that they trust or for those thinking about starting a business abroad!

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long hair looks: jazmin’s long locks

- by Un’ruly Contributor Ellen Haile We spotted this lovely naturalista, @Jazminseyes, on Instagram. Jasmin often rocks her long locks with beanies and low ponytails for a more street look. Here, she’s let her length show, pulling some of her hair away from her face. For some naturals, locks are the perfect way to achieve [...]

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discuss: what’s holding you back?

Sometimes in order to grow it’s necessary to “kill your babies.”

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long hair looks: a marley twisted up-do

Styling Marley twists in a massive bun is a great way to get them out of the way, when needed, and is also the perfect festival look.

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long hair looks: a blowout & pompadour (video)

A pompadour on its own is a graceful stand-out style, but pairing it with a blowout creates an even more striking look.

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how long can your hair grow?

“She has good hair, that’s why it’s long.” We’ve all heard those statements before. Let me get this out of the way and say, “everyone’s hair grows.”

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long hair looks: a sleek afro + sleek natural hair (video)

A pinned-back Afro is a perfect look for a night out on the town. Find out how to get perfectly slicked back natural hair.

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ask an expert: what hairstyles can someone with thin fine hair rock?

I really love being natural; it’s just for me! But I can’t do certain hairstyles because of my lack of thickness.

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