UFD Partners to Educate Teens on Hair Care Strategies

Every time we step out into the world and interact with the environment around us, we extend our personal reach. We come in contact with people — verbally, nonverbally, directly or indirectly — and have some impact on their day and lives moving forward, based purely on how we treat them in those few seconds or minutes. From smiles and greetings to small gestures of courtesy, our impressions on them have the potential to last much further beyond what we typically imagine. When you look at things from that perspective, it makes the importance of virtues like charity, kindness, and Read More

Renee’s Corner: Finding Your Holiday Inspiration

In the dictionary, inspiration is defined as “the process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something, especially to do something creative”. We’re all creative in some way, and in the natural hair community, finding a new look for your tresses and be stressful for some of us. With the holidays upon us, we are all looking for the extra something to spice up our look. As photos start circulating on Facebook or Instagram this holiday season, we want your curls to be their best! (Can you believe Thanksgiving is knocking on the door already?!) So, we are challenging curlistas everywhere Read More

Rena Tyler: Growing Through Faith

For many of us, church is our home away from home; a safe haven where we and fellow believers come together to lay down any burdens we’ve been carrying throughout the week, and lift up His name in praise for our successes and victories. This very much holds true for Rena Tyler, a faithful attendee of Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas. In fact, Rena does more than just show up to service every week – she’s a prayer minister within the church, a role that requires her to be seen and heard from by several members during the course of Read More