#AmmaMamaHair: Spring Natural Hairspiration

Happy Thursday! Today I will be sharing some of my favorite spring 2017 hairstyles that I've rocked. See below for pictures and details. All styles were done by @londonsbeautii and the hair accessories (beads, wire and cowrie shells) are from @londonsbeautiiaccessories. Her hands are magic and she never fails me! She's been styling my hair since ...

My First Photoshoot of the Year with iN11VIEWS

Happy Thursday!!! I had the pleasure of shooting with photographer Tenneal of in11Views. Below is the tea on in11Views. Journaling dope women in action + in view. A natural light, portrait-focused photography company, based in Maryland (Washington DC area), chronicling women I admire and those on which I seek to shine a light.  I capture special moments, including home ...

London’s Beautii Accessories

Happy Friday! Today's Tales of An Accessories Addict feature is London's Beautii Accessories. I'm sharing below the beautiful pieces from this online accessories store! Beads Gold Set Beads White Set Beads Beaded Crowns https://www.instagram.com/p/BPs8slJDvzB/?taken-by=londonsbeautiiaccessories Cowrie Shells from Ghana Loc Cuffs https://www.instagram.com/p/BPdDST0Dq-Y/?taken-by=londonsbeautiiaccessories https://www.instagram.com/p/BPVl42eF5wK/?taken-by=londonsbeautiiaccessories https://www.instagram.com/p/BO-NlcsjWqw/?taken-by=londonsbeautiiaccessories https://www.instagram.com/p/BO5EAXGDtM7/?taken-by=londonsbeautiiaccessories https://www.instagram.com/p/BPqDiIijSJJ/?taken-by=londonsbeautii Photo Credit: @in11views London's Beautii Accessories Instagram Email: londonsbeautii@gmail.com All hairstyles and pieces done by @LondonsBeautii! Thanks for reading! ~Amma Mama

FreeTress Water Wave vs. FreeTress Wand Curl

Happy Monday! As you can read from the title, I tried out two different types of crochet hair from the FreeTress brand. I am sharing the pros and cons of each hair as well as which one I prefer. FreeTress Wand Curl https://www.instagram.com/p/BL3TZXZjlNC/?taken-by=allthingsammamama I purchased this hair from a beauty supply store in Bowie, Maryland (I don't remember the ...

NEW video: #AmmaMamaHair-Natural Hairspiration 2016!

Happy Thursday! I've uploaded a new YouTube video on my channel sharing all my beautiful hairstyles that I've rocked this year. 2016 was a great year (hair wise). My natural hair has flourished, thanks to my protective styles and my hairstylist London's Beautii. Within this last year, I've learned to LOVE and truly appreciate my natural ...

My ESSENCE.com Feature

Happy Thanksgiving! I hope your day is blessed! I am thankful for 29 years of life which I celebrated on Monday (11/21). God is really good. Things keep on getting better and better for year 29, even though it's only been three days. I am looking forward to seeing what else God has up his sleeve ...

Hair Beads Inspiration (70s Inspired)

Happy Tuesday! I'm here for the beads, shells and braids trend that has resurfaced. It's been around for ages in the black community but Solange has brought it back to life in her recent video 'Dont Touch My Hair'. Just like she brought back the 90s patra braids/Poetic Justice braids trend a few years back. Photo: ...

Africans Gone Natural Launches #BornKinkyDealWithit Campaign

Happy Saturday!! AfricansGoneNatural LLC announced their new #BornKinkyDealWithit Campaign, a mission which aims to encourage the acceptance of Natural hair around the world. The campaign will target women with natural hair and women transitioning to natural hair around the world in an effort to raise awareness of the Natural Hair Movement and empower women all over the ...

Styling My Natural Hair with YOU Be-Natural Products

Happy Fall! Today marks the first day of autumn!!  I was recently sent a BOX full of  natural hair goodies from YOU Be-Natural. They put your girl on! I did my hair this past Saturday for the Curls Presents: The Naturalista Hair Show Fashion Show using only YOU Be-Natural products (with the exception of my heat ...

6 Reasons Why You Should Attend the Ubiquitous Expo

Happy Saturday! I had the pleasure of attending the 2016 Ubiquitous Expo at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington DC last Saturday (8.27.16). It was a great event to close out the month of August. I was invited as an influencer by You Be-Natural. I haven't attended a natural hair event in years. However, this was a ...