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My goal is to teach myself and others about our beautiful black hair and to have a place where we can come together to get examples, advice, and information of black hair growth and hairstyles. Whether you have permed, pressed, or natural hair its still black hair and it's beautiful.

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Curly Bangs Black Hairstyle

Curly Bangs Black Hairstyle

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

For when you need to rock a black curly bangs hairstyle and maintain that sophisticated look. This models hair, makeup and even the necklace chosen as an accessory is working to create a dynamic and very appealing look.

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Beating the odds: Oakland Teen Akintunde Ahmad with 5.0 GPA, 2100 SAT Score, and Ivy League accepted

Beating the odds: Oakland Teen Akintunde Ahmad with 5.0 GPA, 2100 SAT Score, and Ivy League accepted

| April 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

Being a “ordinary street dude”, as Akintunde Ahmad says it, has lead him on a path to success. Due to his choice of attire and hair in locs, the young Oakland Tech High School teen says he has been “judged and overlooked by his appearance”, but for people who doubt him he keeps a snap […]

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Brandy shows off her fro, “Heat Free” hair

Brandy shows off her fro, “Heat Free” hair

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Brandy has been sporting marley twists lately as she tours on a promo for BET’s hit show “The Game”, but today she decided to show off her fro using “Heat Free Hair”. If you haven’t heard of Heat Free™ Hair, it is the latest in having your weave, but natural too. In other words: Heat […]

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Brandy’s marley twists braids

Brandy’s marley twists braids

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Singer/actress sensation Brandy Norwood is back in braids! Last year she rocked this same marley twists braids during the month of April. It seems as though she chooses braided hairstyles around the same time every year. Brandy hairstyles are diverse and stylish, but we can’t get enough of her in signature braided styles. Here are […]

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Braided Bump Hairstyle by Elliptical Naturals

Braided Bump Hairstyle by Elliptical Naturals

| March 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Thirsty Roots is excited to bring to you our very first TEAM Stylist Dana Augustine of Elliptical Naturals. She is a very talented and well educated natural hair stylist and educator. Visit her Exclusive Thirsty Roots Team Stylist page and learn more about who she is and book appointments to her salon. This post gives […]

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Monica Brown Haircut 2014

Monica Brown Haircut 2014

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

R&B Singer and songwriter Monica Brown shared some pictures on her instagram (monicabrown) of her new haircut for 2014. The beautiful songstress always looked great in a short coif, as she debuted her hit solo album “Miss Thang”, almost a decade ago, in a sassy diva razor cut in 1995. The chopped tresses seems to […]

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Ashanti 2014 “Braveheart” and new hair: Blonde Bob

Ashanti 2014 “Braveheart” and new hair: Blonde Bob

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Looks like Ashanti took a page out of Ciara’s haircut book and decided to take on a blonde bob hairstyle to change up her image for the release of her new album, “Braveheart”. The R&B artist is taking on the Independent (Indie) route for her music career and decided to be “brave” not going with […]

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InstaFeature: Children’s afro styles @chichiromeoandme

InstaFeature: Children’s afro styles @chichiromeoandme

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

ThirstyRoots.com InstaFeature @chichiromeoandme dynamic trio are so cute in their afro styles and fashion looks. These three little cuties are models who are siblings and making a name for themselves on the runways as stated on their instagram: Ashley, Grace and Romeo Germany-based trio with Nigerian roots. Living every second like it’s their last infront […]

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Curling Iron Curl Sizes

Curling Iron Curl Sizes

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Curling your hair should be a fairly self explanatory task, but not so if you do not choose the right barrel to create those beachy waves or voluminous locks of curls of your desires. Below you can find a chart (infographic) that we created with common curling iron curl sizes that can be achieved with […]

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Short and Chic Haircut with color

Short and Chic Haircut with color

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Short and Chic Haircut with color accessorized with some nice jewelry. The mohawk is a great choice of styling for this model.

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