The Best Weaves for Big Curly Hair

That big curly hair is always a much requested look. We know that it’s typically popular during the summer time, but ya know we decided we would give the ladies a heads up and chance to save their coins up, so they can shake their 10 ozs of freshness with the best of them. Most […]

Breathe

One simple word. One unconscious act. We do it anyway. Yet sometimes we neglect to realize just how vitally important breathing is. The other day traveling to my doctor’s office for my annual physical, I was stuck behind—on two different occasions—not one, but two slow moving vehicles. To know me means you know my blood […]

“Mom, I don’t like my hair poofy!” Oh my!

As a mother whose daughter attends a predominately white school, I knew one day when she was older, I would be faced with the question hidden inside a rather telling statement: “Mom, I want my hair to be straight like my friends. Why is my hair so big and poofy? I don’t like it poofy.” […]

Why Knowing Your Hair Type Will Help with Relaxers

Most of us are use to hearing the hair type discussion come up only in the natural hair community. But it can also be a valuable resource to ladies who relax their hair. I spent many a years, feeding into the myth that I needed the extra, extra, EXTRA strength relaxer in order to get […]

Playing by the Rules: Job Interviews and Natural Hair

Getting ready for a job interview used to be fairly simple because I play by all the traditional rules: 1) Navy blue skirt suit (because studies indicate that people who wear navy suits are more productive and get more positive results) 2) Black closed-toe pumps (I keep two of the exact same pair on hand […]

BHK’s Favorite Inauguration Moments

realitytvgifs.tumblr.com The historic celebration of Martin Luther King Day served as the fitting backdrop for the second inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th President of the United States of America. But of course the day after everyone is squabbling over lip synching and side eyes. Yes, the important stuff! Inauguration day provided plenty of […]

How To Wash Your Weave

I have been known to keep weaves for a long time, so long that I’m a source of wonder amongst my friends. I currently own some weaves I have had since 2010 and what is my secret? I wash my hair. I’m not even trying to be funny here. Those girls you see, with the candy floss looking hair […]

Happy Birthday FLOTUS: Michelle Obama Rocks a New ‘Do for Her B’day

Today is First Lady Michelle Obama’s 49th Birthday! She’s one of BHK’s favorite Capricorn and we’re always eyeing her style and that head full of bouncy hair of hers. Today Michelle brought in her new birthday by officially joining Twitter and one of her first tweet’s shows our First Lady rocking a kind of new […]

Destiny’s Child New Single: Nuclear

Beyoncé is back to claim the throne as king or kang, however you want to pronounce it. And she’s brought along her background singers, better known as Destiny’s Child to do it. No really, all shade, tea and jokes aside this track is ah-mazing and wonderful at the same damn time. Produced by Pharell, “Nuclear”, delivers […]