Taraji P. Henson is giving us that side cornrows swag again, but this time she is rocking them with individual braids in the center and styled it in a bun updo hairstyle. Love how she is rocking the classic summer braids that many celebs are wearing this year. Braids are a great style to beat […]
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 […]
Beating the odds: Oakland Teen Akintunde Ahmad with 5.0 GPA, 2100 SAT Score, and Ivy League accepted
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 […]
Ok, the question lies, Why are Locs (aka Dreadlocks) considered Unprofessional? Time and time again there arise in the corporate sector black men, women, and kids dealing with employers, educational institutions, and society in general, that forces them through policies to get rid of their locs. In the video below, you’ll find that twenty-four year […]
Black Hair twist is a go to hair style that is normally rocked by African American women with natural hair. If their thirsty roots is properly moisturized and sealed with something like our Apricot Castor Oil the look is shiny and full of life. The hairstyle also called a two strand twist can be worn […]
This long locs braided updo hairstyle is just one example of the many styles you can achieve with locs. Contrary to what people may think, locs are very versatile when it comes to styling. You sculpt your hair into many elaborated twisted, rolled, curly, coiled, or braided looks.
Two strand hairstyles are really popular but lately women have been inquiring about Nubian twist hair and wondering how they can learn to do the style. The picture above gives you a great reference to how they look but we had to turn to our Thirsty Roots Community member AKIYIA for a tutorial. Check it […]