Posts Written BySamantha Mellone

Curly Updos

Has anyone here ever gone to the salon to get curly updos? It’s kind of the most insane experience. First they have to straighten your hair (which they charge you extra for), and then they…

Mother’s Day Letters: Kai and Kaikea

My daughter, Kaikea, you carry a strong name, one from our Hawaiian ancestors, it means “the flowers that blossom with the morning mist.” I carried you for 9 months, felt you grow and make little…

Happy Mother’s Day: Letter Series

There’s an undeniable bond between mothers and daughters, especially when it comes to their curls. This Mother’s Day we’ve asked families to share their stories through letters. To discover more, click the images below. Eliza…

Natural Hair Journey: Ashley’s Story

“Ask a curly girl about her hair, and she’ll tell you about her life.” That’s the DevaCurl mantra and mission. And every so often you hear a curly girl’s story that’s so emotionally breathtaking, it…