Hair

J.Crew Apologizes For Black Model’s Hair Style

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J. Crew and it’s sister brand Madewell recently faced major backlash for the styling of a black model’s hair. The photo went viral and many social media users accused the brand of being neglectful by not hiring someone who knew how to style black hair....

White Supremacist Caught Rocking Dreadlocks at KKK Rally

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Twitter recently blew up with the most absurd example of whypipo knowing no bounds: a white supremacist caught in a photo at a Klan rally rocking dreadlocks. The image was caught by Deante Cunningham, a graduate from the University of Virginia and it has since...

School Unanimously Votes to Suspend Hair Policy Banning Black Students for Wearing Braids

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The board of trustees of the Mystic Valley Regional Charter School unanimously voted to suspend it’s discriminatory policy that punished and banned black students for wearing braids. The Malden, Mass., charter school came under fire recently for its decision to punish two black twin sisters who have...

Watch #HairTies, A New Video Series Committed To Shaping How The Next Generation Feels About Their Hair

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#HairTies, a new seven part video series presented in partnership by black hair hub un-ruly.com and Smooth ‘N Shine, is committed to shaping how the next generation feels about their hair. The series features six stories from women across three generations in which they discuss...

Shea Moisture Apologizes and Pulls #AllHairMatters Ad After Social Media Backlash

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“Wow, okay – so guys, listen, we really f-ed this one up” — Shea Moisture Shea Moisture is doing major damage control after fighting backlash on social media about their ‘Hair Hate’ #allhairmatters ad. The brand which was started to cater to black hair and...

#WNHS: Taliah Waajid’s World Natural Hair, Health & Beauty Show Hits Atlanta This Weekend! — Get Your Tickets Now! #WNHS17

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Save the date and get your tickets early because Taliah Waajid’s Natural Hair and Beauty Show is headed back to Atlanta for April 22nd – 23rd. The #WNHS, which made a pit stop in NYC, this past summer – will be yet another one to...