4C Hair

Jonna // Multi-Texture Style Icon

Introduce yourself! J: My name is Jonna and I’m from Newport News, VA aka Bad News. Why did you make the decision to go natural? J: I’ve been natural for almost 5 years. I decided to stop relaxing my hair in an effort to live a healthier lifestyle and because I was inspired by other...... Read More...

Ijeoma // 4C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! I: Hey BGLH fam, I’m Ijeoma, a Nigerian-born, New Jersey bred gal currently living in New York City! I’m technically supposed to be pursuing a doctoral degree in history of public health, but I pretty much blog at Klassy-Kinks.com while going to school on the side! Why did you make the decision to...... Read More...

4 Hair Tools that 4B/4C Naturals Should Avoid

By Chinwe of Hair and Health Let’s be real.  Not every loose 4B/4C natural solely uses her fingers as her tools.  Wide tooth combs and the ends of rattail combs are just a few other necessities that may be in our stash.  That being said, are there certain “natural hair” tools that we should probably...... Read More...

April Matthis // 4B/C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! A: I’m April Matthis and I’m an actor originally from Texarkana, TX, currently commuting between New York City and New Haven, CT where I’m appearing in A Streetcar Named Desire (starring Joe Manganiello from HBO’s True Blood). I just recently wrapped filming for the sci-fi short, Roxë15 by the award-winning indie filmmaker Celia...... Read More...

Sharnell // 4B/C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! S: My name is Sharnell Lewison. I’m from South Jersey, currently living in Long Island, NY. Why did you make the decision to go natural? S: I first went natural in 2006 when I was 16. After transitioning for 3 months I BC’ed and started locs. In 2008, I BC’ed my locs and...... Read More...

Sharnell // 4B/C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! S: My name is Sharnell Lewison. I’m from South Jersey, currently living in Long Island, NY. Why did you make the decision to go natural? S: I first went natural in 2006 when I was 16. After transitioning for 3 months I BC’ed and started locs. In 2008, I BC’ed my locs and...... Read More...

Sharnell // 4B/C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! S: My name is Sharnell Lewison. I’m from South Jersey, currently living in Long Island, NY. Why did you make the decision to go natural? S: I first went natural in 2006 when I was 16. After transitioning for 3 months I BC’ed and started locs. In 2008, I BC’ed my locs and...... Read More...

Sharnell // 4B/C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! S: My name is Sharnell Lewison. I’m from South Jersey, currently living in Long Island, NY. Why did you make the decision to go natural? S: I first went natural in 2006 when I was 16. After transitioning for 3 months I BC’ed and started locs. In 2008, I BC’ed my locs and...... Read More...

Sharnell // 4B/C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! S: My name is Sharnell Lewison. I’m from South Jersey, currently living in Long Island, NY. Why did you make the decision to go natural? S: I first went natural in 2006 when I was 16. After transitioning for 3 months I BC’ed and started locs. In 2008, I BC’ed my locs and...... Read More...

Sharnell // 4B/C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! S: My name is Sharnell Lewison. I’m from South Jersey, currently living in Long Island, NY. Why did you make the decision to go natural? S: I first went natural in 2006 when I was 16. After transitioning for 3 months I BC’ed and started locs. In 2008, I BC’ed my locs and...... Read More...