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 Read More …

Michelle Holmes: Sticks and Stones

In a perfect world, people would always be nice to us. They’d always be understanding and accepting of our choices and circumstances, and would never waiver in their support of what we want. But of course, we don’t live in Read More …

Beauty Boss Chronicles: Brashae’s Beauty Supply & Raimon’s Salon De Beaute

The ability to educate and impart wisdom is an important facet of any vocation a person might decide to undertake. A great chef should be able to tell you the ‘when’ and ‘why’ behind every ingredient they use throughout each step Read More …

Zandra Stovall: Loc’d Into Freedom

As many Funky Junkies will certainly attest, the decision to wear our hair in its natural state, or in a protective style is hardly ever just as easy as talking about it. There are a number of factors we must take Read More …

Valerie Owens: A Tale of Two Grooves

It doesn’t take much explanation to understand that the job requirements for courtroom stenographers and a yoga instructor are vastly and intrinsically different. Even still, they do share at least one common thread – there’s a level of physical and mental dexterity needed Read More …