My name is Jamellia McFarlane but friends call me Millie. I was born in Queens New York but raise in Florida. I’m 27 and a social worker. I have been natural since Nov 2011- so 6yrs. I returned natural because I had shaved the side of my hair and wanted to start over. I was doing weaves, but my hair was so uneven and had damaged … Continue reading Naturalista Jamellia
I have been on a healing journey as I have made many changes in my life recently. I recently took a leap of faith that I truly believe is what I have manifested while in my healing process. When we are holding on to things, they can become very heavy. Whether that hurt is from our childhood or things that we experience throughout our day, … Continue reading Journey of Healing | Interview with Vanessa Edgeston
My name is Pearline Jean-Charles and I’m from Brooklyn New York. I have been natural since 2012, so let’s just say 4 years. I returned natural because perms weren’t working for me. My hair was just too course for it. My hair always had a hard time taking the relaxer and boy was I tired of getting burned. My advice that I would give to someone … Continue reading Naturalista Pearline
My name is Chinaza Favor. I’m 20 years old and I am 6’1Ft tall. I’ve been natural for two years and four months now. I had my hair cut because I used flat iron on my then natural hair and it got damaged so I had to start afresh. To anyone thinking about returning natural, I advise that you don’t hesitate to do that as … Continue reading Naturalista Chinaza
What is semi free forming? Semi free forming is a way of locking. It is not an organized way of locking and many shy away from the process because of the beginning stages. Although the beginning stages could test the thickness of your skin (due to negative comments), the loc journey is very rewarding within itself. It will test your patience, it can increase your … Continue reading Are You Thinking About Semi Free Form Loc’n?
I am 10 weeks into my loc journey and this is my first time retwisting my hair myself. I am making progress and look forward to my progress as time goes on. I also share the hair products I use to wash and retwist my hair. Shampoos: Crème of Nature Scalp Relief Shampoo and Ultra Moisturizing Shampoo Conditioner: Crème of Nature Moisture Extreme DIY Loc … Continue reading 1st Time Retwisting My Locs by @Naturalcurls4life