Posts Written BySamantha Mellone

Curly Hairstyles: Ponytails

If you’ve ever attempted any of the numerous curly hairstyles that are on Pinterest, you’re probably aware that 90% of them are a) not actually done on natural hair and b) impossible to actually see…

How to Use B’Leave In

There’s one product in the DevaCurl line that is, a sort of, forever mystery. No one quite knows what it is. Is it a gel? A cream? A leave in conditioner? Errrr – no, not…

Protective Hairstyles for Natural Hair

Maybe it’s just me, but I’m alllll about that long hair. Wait, nope. Definitely not just me. There’s 32,000 posts on IG with #longcurlyhair. How on earth did these beautiful creatures get their locks to…

Natural Hair Journey: Rae’s Story

There’s nothing more I hate than hearing, “Oh, I didn’t know you had lupus.” How would you know? Lupus is a chronic auto-immune disorder, where my immune system attacks and destroys healthy body tissue. It…

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…

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…