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During Essence Festival weekend, Walker’s Legacy and Paypal teamed up to present the “Mimosas and Movemakers” brunch. Held at the Hilton in downtown New Orleans, the event featured a panel discussion hosted by Walker’s Legacy founder Natalie Cofield.  Cofield moderated a panel discussion featuring Miko Branch, CEO of Miss Jessie’s; and Psyche Terry, founder of…

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When Titi Branch, 45, started her Brooklyn, New York, hair salon with her sister Miko in 1997, they had a strong vision for black hair care and for their clients who had a burning desire to transition from relaxed to natural hair. They introduced their homemade hair care products in 2004, Miss Jessie’s, mainly distributed through beauty salons…

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Spring has sprung and what better way to show your individuality than to add a bit of color to your gorgeous locks, and not just any color by the way. During the warmer months most tend to lighten with blonde, browns, auburn and copper hues but lately we are seeing ladies with bright blues, pinks,…

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We love big hair, big hair that will make the person behind you at the movie theater upset that you sat in front of them kind of big hair. Going natural sounds good but it is not always an easy process to go through, check out a few natural hair looks in the gallery. –joi…

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Naturally busy women — this post is for you. Managing your daily can be harder than cement. Free up some of your time by not doing your hair. Yes, you read that right. Protective styling is in and it’s about more than wearing braids and buns. It’s about keeping your hair healthy, away from heat,…

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On Saturday, Feb. 22 at the Children’s Aid Society Milbank Dunley in Harlem, Tiny Pants Kids and Industry Kids Events hosted “Super Fun Saturday,” a day of entertainment and education that honed in on the “power of play.” Emphasizing entrepreneurship through various workshops by Yay9, jewelry making by @Jewelry4Girlz, a graffiti art station by @UncuttArt, and…

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When Titi and Miko Branch introduced their homemade hair care products to their clients who had a burning desire to transition from relaxed to natural hair, they didn’t know that they would be considered industry pioneers. Their vision for their natural hair care line, Miss Jessie’s, could be likened to the business prowess harnessed by…

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Rolling out attended The World Natural Hair Show in Atlanta over the weekend where natural hair product lines, demonstrations, and new companies made their debut and showcased their talents. The event, sponsored by Taliah Waajid Black Earth Products, took place at the Georgia International Convention Center where the line of eager attendees literally stretched out…

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