Hair Category

April 10, 2019

Overlooked No More: Rose Morgan, a Pioneer in Hairdressing and Harlem

From 1945 on, her Rose Meta House of Beauty drew black women around the country to the famed enclave of Sugar Hill and “the biggest Negro beauty parlor in the world.”

March 28, 2019

Afro Emojis Don’t Exist. These Women Want to Change That.

“I want to create a space where we can bring that big-hair energy and celebrate our roots in digital spaces,” said one of the women behind a petition to add the emoji.