HairTales Archive

Hairtales: a natural hair journey

With Mrs. Hortence Zuinig Seeing woman with healthy, fine and long hair is a glorious thing to see. A woman’s hair is her crown of glory and when it looks good, it gives a magnificent glow to a woman’s look. I ran …

Talent from Cameroon: Ntjam Rosie

ABINA draws loads of inspiration from artists out of the African scenes. Nija music is most of the time making the headlines, but here’s an artist of which we think is worth sharing with you. Cameroon born and Dutch based soul/jazz/afro artist, …

ABINA loves music: Chrisette Michele

Last week Thursday was a relaxing evening at a cozy concert with American recording artist Chrisette Michele, beautiful, soulful jazzy black singer/songwriter who has a voice like no other. Chrisette’s music is not mainstream, but she has the music that makes hip …

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 …
Definitely Hot: Go bold, go bald!

Definitely Hot: Go bold, go bald!

Ladies, Is this year already feeling better than last year. And you feel like you can loose some inches? Shave it all off! Shortcut is back in fashion baby! And this time it is here to stay! Kanye west’s girl, Amber Rose is …