braids

The “Black letter law” rarely makes room for Blackness. What I mean by that is the legal profession is in need of more diversity, with only 7.8 percent of Black law students. From my point...

Box braids are one of the most convenient protective styles out there and come in handy when you want to leave your natural hair alone for a few weeks. They’re also incredibly easy to style even...

Why It Matters That Amanda Gorman Wore Crochet Braids at the Presidential Inauguration Amanda Gorman just became the youngest inaugural poet in U.S. history as she took the stage to perform at the inauguration...

Here’s What to Know About The Fulani Braid Hairstyle Beyonce Wears in Black is King No, I’m not here to talk about how much better I wish I was at braiding my hair. I am, however, here to...

Sleek box braids and cool twists can often leave your scalp feeling uncomfortable as they’re not the easiest hairstyle to wash – especially if they’ve been installed too tightly. Here’s how to...

Black people are fighting for a lot right now, and as we continue to confront antiracist policies in the US, hair discrimination is an issue that, unfortunately, persists. A Texas high school senior,...

If I Actually Knew How to Braid, I’d Definitely Try One of These Fulani Braid Hairstyles No, I’m not here to talk about how much I wish I was better at braiding my hair. I am, however, here...

Learn How to DIY the Waterfall Braid Once and For All Our Pinterest feed is full of gorgeous braids, but the one look we wanted to learn was the waterfall braid....

The Black Girl’s Braid Dictionary, From Box Braids to Marley Twists Ever since I was a little girl, Summer was the time my mother would braid my hair. The styles took hours to create, and, of...

If you want to switch up your usual hairstyle, these Senegalese flat twist braids, created by Stasha Harris, will take your look to a whole new level. Alternating straight parts with zig-zag ones, the...