I Tried Kurly Klips Natural Hair Extensions for a Week. Here’s What I Learned.

For the past few years, the maintainance style I’ve been able to master with my hair has been the wash-and-go. As a result of this go-to style – and the massive amount of shrinkage I experience – normally once my hair grows to a certain a point, I end up chopping it off and/or getting a protective style…then chopping it off. Kurly Klips – the world’s first natural hair clip-in extensions brand – has been

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Love In Action

God’s love for us definitely sets the tone for how we should love and interact with not only people who are easy to love but also those who are challenging to love. I know how hard it is to show that rude supervisor or classmate the love that God shows me. I have to constantly put myself in check to make sure that I am being the best ambassador for God that I can possibly be in order to draw more people near Him.

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3 Ways to Care For Yourself Through Interior Design

Your relationship with yourself is your most important relationship. How you feel and act toward yourself directly affects your relationships with others. Basically, if you’re thriving then so are your relationships. With that said, let’s look at how you can better care for yourself with these three interior design tips.

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Building A Healthy Outlook on Fitness

In the Black community, it is not uncommon to see our families and peers embrace unhealthy habits that have long-term health impacts. It is far too common and almost normal to hear of someone in the Black community diagnosed with hypertension, diabetes, and other ailments that can be damaging to the health of a person. It is almost like we are de-sensitized to serious

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“Sister, Sister, Even though I'm glad to be with ya.” 

In my late teens and early twenties, I spent a lot of time by myself and I was really wanting sisterhood. A collective of women I could confide in. I was experiencing a lot of waves and transitions and I had no idea which way my life was moving. I prayed so hard one night that god would send me women that I could grow with and from.

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Whole and Healthy: Building Your Mental Readiness for Relationships

A lot of us, myself included, whole-heartedly want to be in meaningful relationships with the people we allow in our lives so much that we lose sight of our readiness to take on new relationships. We also lose sight of properly nurturing our existing relationships. We can get so caught up in our idea

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Saving Melanin- How to Stay Moisturized and Energized for the Summer!

Proper skincare is an essential component to making this summer one of your best yet. I was going with the “Black Don’t Crack” method of thinking when it came to my skin. However, as I am reminded on a weekly basis from Jade and Keia of Gettin Grown Podcast, “Your Black will crack if it’s dry.” I considered my skin to be healthy

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