The Gift of Afro-Textured Hair: How Do We Overcome Hair Bullying?

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By Larisse Mondok

“The Gift” series has officially been launched!

Find out how we can overcome hair-bullying here:

Afro-Textured Hair: Beautiful and Magical or Nappy Heads in Need of Perminators?

Milestales thanks the following beautiful ladies who contributed their thoughts as to why afro-textured hair is a gift:

  • Ariane Williams, Editor-in-Chief of BlackNaps.Org
  • Niya Tenee, Founder of Locs Revolution
  • Rica Elysee, Owner of Boston Naturals
  • Sabine, Owner of Sabine’s Hallway Natural Hair Salon
  • B. Araba Essien, Photographer & Singer/Songwriter
  • Chimere Norris, Cofounder & Editor-in-Chief of
  • Imani Dawson, Founder and Editor of Tribe Called Curl
  • Tanya Wright, Crytsal Burset on Orange is the New Black and Deputy Kenya Jones on True Blood
  • Trudy Susan, Founder of 4c Hair Chick Media Group
  • Zahiyya Abdul-Karim, Owner and
  • Tiffany Shawn, Founder of My Natural Reality
  • Lurie Favors, Founder of Afro-State of Mind

See their answers here:

The Gift of Afro-Textured Hair In Pictures

Do you have an inherent gift you’ve been bullied for and would like to discuss it with Milestales? Email
Tune in next week as we discuss the gift of — Asian Manhood.

Buy your copy of Sunne’s Gift: How Sunne Overcame Bullying to Reclaim God’s Gift here

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