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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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Monica Brown braids

Monica Brown braids

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Singer Monica Brown is known to wear short haircuts, but decided to give herself a break from the trials of dealing with styling hair in the summer heat and got some Brandy braids. Her makeup is flawless and she looks great in a braided hairstyle. She posted the below pic with this caption: Taking a […]

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Ladies Who Brunch Atlanta

Ladies Who Brunch Atlanta

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

A quick recap video of “Ladies Who Brunch Atlanta” Royal Tea Affair held at the Biltmore Ballroom. A very nice event which brought out many African American women with all different types of hair textures. The event host were the young and beautiful Day Bella and Sassy Mitchell. There were many women of many different […]

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Tika Sumpter’s Hairstyles

Tika Sumpter’s Hairstyles

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The beautiful actress/model Tika Sumpter mostly gravitate towards sleek straight hairstyles. She has worn high buns, short bobs, and long hair extensions. Even though she rocks the hair weave most of the time in the public eyes, she has healthy long kinky-curly natural hair underneath all those sleek styles. Tika Sumpter’s natural hair length and […]

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5 Tips for Scalp Care

5 Tips for Scalp Care

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

As you are on your journey to maintaining healthy hair, you must not forget how important it is to care for your scalp. Your scalp is the foundation of healthy hair growth. A healthy scalp has normal shedding of cells from the surface as new cells form. When this process gets interrupted by the environment […]

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Ciara’s Loc Extentsions

Ciara’s Loc Extentsions

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ciara is getting back to work with a new hairstyle, loc extensions. The “Body Party” singer/dancer, shared her new look on instagram over the July 4th holiday weekend. Last year Ciara was rocking blonde cropped tresses, and now in 2104 she added long layers of dark brown and shades of blonde dreads to her hair […]

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Loc Extensions Atlanta

Loc Extensions Atlanta

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

An example of what Loc Extensions look like in these Atlanta streets. We ran across this pretty young lady, Brittney Washington while enjoying the festivities of the 7th Annual HBCU 5K/10K run walk. She was a volunteer from the title sponsor Home Depot at the event. This is why Thirsty Roots always has a camera […]

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InstaFeature: little girl big curly natural hair @lilia_free

InstaFeature: little girl big curly natural hair @lilia_free

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

ThirstyRoots.com InstaFeature @lilia_free is such a beautiful little baby doll with all that curly natural hair. Her mother definitely has a future model on her hands, such a natural for the camera, but dealing with all that hair has to be a task. We love see little girls rocking the fro. Front big twists and […]

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7 Tips for Transitioning from Relaxed to Natural

7 Tips for Transitioning from Relaxed to Natural

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

To transition from relaxed to natural hair means to gradually cut off the straighten chemically processed hair as the new growth develops. If you do not want to do the “big chop” and cut the relaxed ends off all at once, then below are some great tips to help you begin the transitioning journey of […]

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Lupita Nyong’o Demonstrates Her Hair Braiding Artistry

Lupita Nyong’o Demonstrates Her Hair Braiding Artistry

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Who knew that, Lupita Nyong’o, this talented Oscar award winning actress have braiding skills under her tool belt of skills. Presented by Vogue, Lupita demonstrates on film how she primps her friends hair for free, all for the love of braiding and the artistry of hair styling: “When I got back to school from learning […]

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Braided Bun Ponytail with Bantu Knots

Braided Bun Ponytail with Bantu Knots

| June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yes, this hairstyle can be called a big braided bun ponytail with bantu knots. Oh yeah, don’t forget it kinda falls in the mohawk range. This is a hybrid style that takes on the shape of many things. No matter what you personally decide to call it just know that it looks good.

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