Whether you’re new to the natural game, want to switch up your style or trying to grow out your relaxed hair, there’s something for you. Here are some of the best bloggers and vloggers out there for every hair need:
Since 2006, Afrobella aka Patrice Grell Yursik, has been dishing advice and style suggestions on her blog for natural-haired divas. She was the keynote speaker at Fro Fashion Week, has been featured in the NYTimes and even attended the 2012 Oscars. If there’s anyone you can trust to give you great hair tips, it’s this lovely lady.
Straight out of the UK comes Jennie Jenkins or JJ as she is known. From Hot bombshell weaves to ombre tutorials, JJ tells us how to look our best with trendy styles. Also check out her fun music playlists and lookbooks.
Over the course of two years and four months, HairCrush (Chime Edwards) went through one of the longest transitions from relaxed to natural hair and has been an inspiration, and quite literally a hair crush, to many. Now over three years completely natural, she has one of the most popular YouTube channels where she spills hair secrets and gives advice in an easygoing sisterly tone.
Over 88,000 subscribers pretty much makes you a hit in my book. This girl has hundreds of videos literally covering everything from the best wigs, hair tutorials and her personal regimen. There are even a few videos that teach you how to cut hair, which definitely comes in handy.
Launched in 2008, Curly Nikki has become one of the leading destinations for transitioning and fully kinked & coiled heads. Natural hair guru, Nikki Walton, has appeared on The Tyra Show and most recently MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry. Check out the site for fun interviews, info on the basics and styling secrets.
Nadege of Relaxed Hair Health knows what it takes to keep relaxed strands strong as proven by her own full and luscious head of hair. Learn more about her own regimen, read product reviews or join the forum discussion with other readers.
With over 20 million video views, Ateya is the girl to go to for info on the best weave and wig cuts, color and care on YouTube. She also has a healthy mix of fashion vids and makeup tutorials so that it’s easy to pull together a complete polished look.
Loc ladies receive a ton of love over at Loc Rocker. It was started by Brittany – more widely known as B – when she decided to get her locs installed and has taken on a life of its own since then. Loc Rocker covers not only everything locs, but also “issues, emotions and lifestyles regarding natural hair.”
Urban Bush Babes Cipriana and Nikisha give you the lowdown on everything natural haired ladies want to know from product reviews to hair icon interviews. They also provide fun and interesting posts on relationships and music that you can read while you’re trying out some of their funky hairstyles.
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