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Jenell Stewart, is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of www.KinkyCurlyCoilyMe.com. Jenell has a MS in special education and dedicates her time to educating and uplifting women with kinky, curly, coily hair. She big chopped on March 26, 2010 and currently lives in Brooklyn, NY with her husband and baby boy.

Stylists Speak Against Sealing With Butter and Oil, Say It “Suffocates” The Hair

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  by Black Girl Long Hair A few weeks ago, I had the absolute amazing opportunity to participate as a panelist in the Ouidad #FRIZZ101 hangout. I got some great information on managing frizz in dry climates, deep conditioning, and more. ... Read More »

Response to Why Do Black Women Have to Look Like White Women to Serve Their Country

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A few days ago, I read an article on the huffington post titled “Why Do Black Women Have to Look Like White Women to Serve Their Country?”, this article was a response to the new Army Regulations on hair. I ... Read More »

My Natural Hair Today…

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Hey Loves! Hair style: Today my hair is in a frizzy old flat twist out . I didn’t re-twist my hair last night, so this is what I get in the morning. TUTORIAL For more of my day to day looks, ... Read More »

Castor Oil Challenge Week 7 Check In

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April 12, 2014 – April 18, 2014 If you didn’t join the challenge in the beginning I’m sorry, it’s too late. Register for the Summer Challenge in June. Registration begins in May. We are halfway through this challenge and you all ... Read More »

The Curly Fro on Kinky Natural Hair

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Twisted vs Regular Bantu Knots

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Bargain Princess goes head to head with Two Strand Twisted Bantu knot versus the regular twisted bantu knot. Which do you prefer? Read More »

Super Moisturizing Coconut Oil Pre-Poo

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Head Wrap Inspired by Beyonce

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By Around the Way Curls While getting my daily dose of King Bey, I came across her cute video entitled Pool Etiquette. In it, Beyonce is irresistibly Southern and rocking a cute little head wrap, a look we don”t often see from her. ... Read More »

7 Ways To Use Cheapie Conditioners

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by Natural Hair Rules Cheapie conditioners are usually rinse-out conditioners that you will find at your favorite store for a steal, less than $5. Aside from functioning as a rinse-out conditioner, they are perfect for co-washing (conditioner washing), detangling, moisturizing, ... Read More »

Brandy Rocks Heat Free Afro

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Our girl brandy has joined the heat free movement y’all.  She shared tons of pics on her instagram with her fully textured afro weave and she is so happy. A nice big afro is on the top of my happy ... Read More »

The Beauties & Brains Behind the Brands II Recap

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Something great is always poplin’ off in New York City and this weekend was all about me finally getting back on the scene since having the baby.  Yesterday I attended the 5th anniversary event of In Her Shoes Blog titled ”The ... Read More »

3 Lessons On Growing Short Hair I Learned Once I Hit Back Length

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By Black Girl Long Hair Have your ever gazed longingly at a picture of a woman with natural, long, thick coils and thought, “When my hair gets to that length you can’t tell me nothing,”? If so, then this article ... Read More »

My Hair Natural Hair Today

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Hey Loves! Hair style: Today my hair is in a flat twist out (like most days!) TUTORIAL Products Used: Dark & Lovely Au Naturale Anti-Breakage Root to Tip Mender (Leave In) and the Dark & Lovely Au Naturale Anti-Breakage Hair Butter (moisturizer/Styler) Watch ... Read More »

Castor Oil Challenge Week 6 Check In

SPRING CASTOR OIL CHALLENGE KINKYCURLYCOILYME.COM

April 5, 2014 – April 11, 2014 If you didn’t join the challenge in the beginning I’m sorry, it’s too late. Register for the Spring Challenge in March. Last week was length check week!  Most of you who are wearing ... Read More »

My Favorite Natural Hair Detangling Tools

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Hey loves! These are my favorite tools to detangle with. What do you use to detangle? In this video I mentioned the following videos Finding the BEST Detangling Tool For You! Detangling Natural Hair Tutorial How I Finger Detangle Read More »

Teyonah Parris Rocks Fierce Updo for Red Carpet AGAIN

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  Last year Teyonah rocked a fierce updo created by Felicia Leatherwood on the red carpet and she will be rocking another fierce updo by the talented natural hair stylist! Felicia Leatherwood captioned these pics with: I always love creating ... Read More »

Dark & Lovely Au Naturale Anti-Breakage Review

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Dark & Lovely has a new collection in their Au Naturale Line From their website: “Hair that Thrives can grow up to 4 inches a year.* Anti-Breakage recipes with Guarana Root and Honey Help Nurture and Repair for root to ... Read More »

Naturalista Spotlight: Rida

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What inspired you to start growing natural hair? I was inspired to grow my natural hair in 2009 while reading Nappily Ever After by Trisha R. Thomas. I had recently moved to Las Vegas and the drastic change in climate ... Read More »

Natural Hair Beauties Ledisi, Solange and Erykah Badu, Take Over Essence Magazine Cover

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This month, ESSENCE’s May 2014 issue gives readers not just one, but three exciting covers to choose from! See how natural beauties Ledisi, Solange and Erykah Badu each rock their own cover moment—while also sharing their personal definition of style ... Read More »

Mayonnaise & Avocado Deep Conditioner

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