Posts tagged "afro"

Allure Used A White Model To Demonstrate How To Do An Afro

Guys. Let’s get it together.

Megan Reynolds | August 3, 2015 - 2:30 pm

EBONY Declares Today #NationalAfroDay In Honor Of Vanessa Van Dyke

Earlier this week, we fell in love with 12-year-old badass Vanessa Van Dyke (and her supportive momma!) for not letting her private school enforce racist beauty standards on her hair.

Jessica Wakeman | November 27, 2013 - 4:00 pm

The Soapbox: Natural Hair, Like Recycling, Is Not A Lifestyle Choice For Everyone

For the last several years, natural hair “trends” have been on the rise for African-American and other women in the U.S. Just last week, Oprah graced the cover of O

Shanelle Matthews | August 12, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Oprah Poses On The Cover Of “O” Magazine In An Afro

Oprah’s had a lot of different looks on the cover of O magazine and her latest is a huuuge Afro. I like! [Racked]
Alex Rodriguez has been suspended…

Jessica Wakeman | August 5, 2013 - 8:00 pm

Barbie Gets An Afro For The Holidays

When I picture Barbie, it’s with her signature straight blonde hair, unrealistically perky (and hard) boobs, and undeniably Caucasian skin tone and features. Sure, there’s darker-skinned Teresa and, uh, gingery…

Rachel Krause | December 13, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Quotable: Tracy Morgan Has Ideas For Your Placenta

“The first day I met [Tracy Morgan], I had a small Afro, and he was like, ‘You know, if you want to get dreads, you should get your girl pregnant…

Jessica Wakeman | December 7, 2009 - 1:40 pm