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Natural Black Hair Event Recap

Natural Black Hair Event held its second edition in Amsterdam, the Netherlands and we are proud to say that we were present. It was a delightful, informative and fun event  about our natural hair. And I can definitely say that this event …

This week: Natural Black Hair event

  To all our Dutch-based readers and natural hair lovers, Natural Black Hair NL presents: the Natural Black Hair Event which is taking place coming Friday and Saturday in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. After holding its first edition last year, featuring internationally known, natural hair …
Beauty tips for Harmattan

Beauty tips for Harmattan season

The Harmattan is a dusty and dry wind that hovers over West-Africa from the month of November to the end of March. Working in Ghana last year had not only given me the opportunity to meet the business environment of my homeland, …

I LOVE MY POP-UP SHOP by Lady Africa

We posted an inspiring story about Irene Hin, the founder of Lady Africa. Lady Africa has been visiting various events taking place in the Netherlands, bringing African fashion to a wide consumer base, which is expanding and of course more people are …

HairTales: What is the right hair weave?

It is a fact, a large percentage of black women love their weaves. Some call the wearing of weaves a mark of colonization and some simply call it an enhancement of beauty. Another call it black women’s creativity, because black women have …

A new movement: Growing natural hair

We have written about natural hair before, but this time we wanted to know more about where this wave of women who are going natural, is coming from. Within the last 5 years, a growing group of women around the world are …