Naturally Fierce Feature: Kish

Hello. My name is Markisha; however, I love to be called Kish! I am from Detroit, MI but I'm currently a college student residing in Lansing, MI. I am also a dance teacher and Choreographer! My natural hair journey has been an emotional roller-coaster! Initially I wanted to wear my natural hair because wearing weave just didn't feel right, physically or emotionally. I felt fake and it itched like crazy! My hair was already color damaged, wearing weave (sew-ins, glue-ins) made it worse. I … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: Jocellyn

Hi Curlfriend! My name is Jocellyn, and I am from Indianapolis, Indiana. When I was in high school, I let my hair stylist (who I trusted) convince me that I needed a relaxer every 6-8 weeks. At the time, I was only getting them once or twice a year. Shortly after receiving my second relaxer in a 10 week time frame, I was washing my hair, when suddenly large clumps of my hair started falling out. It was in that moment that I decided to never get a relaxer again. I transitioned, and managed to do … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: Amanda

Hello my natural loves! My name is Amanda, and just like many of you I am a natural hair fiend! (lol) I am 22 years old and a born and raised New Yorker! How long have you been natural? I have been natural since my senior year of high school which was 2009! It was the winter of this year that I decided I would no longer relax my hair. Prior to this, I would relax my hair about 2 times a year. As a child I had long hair however after years of relaxing and cutting, my hair got shorter and … [Read more...]

Jade's Hair Journey and Giveaway! (CLOSED)

GIVEAWAY NUMBER ONE: 1 luck winner will winGlobal Couture Curly Girl T shirt & red/white chevron accessory set. Rules to enter: 1. Like Global Couture on Facebook2. Follow Global Couture on Instagram (IG:@globalcouture)3. Subscribe to Jade on YouTube4. Post "Jade sent me" on the Global Couture FB or IG page.Check out Jade's video for further instructions:  Jade's Hair Journey!!Click video below to learn more about her hair journey. Click here to read her Global Couture naturally fierce feature … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: Angela aka “Scarfia”

My Name is Angela “Scarfia” Brown, a multiracial 26 year old chasing her dreams in NYC! I am currently working part time at the Fashion Institute of Technology, and running my business Scarfia Designs, an accessories company creating unique and fabulous pieces for a diversity of woman! Raised in Rochester, NY by my Italian American mother, my hair growing up was a lot of trial and error. My mother wasn’t skilled in the hair department and I spent a lot of days with a frizzy fro! As you can … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: Jonice

 My name is Jonice (Nelson), I’m from the South Side of Chicago. I got my first perm when I was 12 years old and didn’t stop until I was 35. I was trained/brainwashed to believe that new growth had to be demolished as soon as it showed up. It’s funny because now my entire head is curly/wavy like new growth and I love it!How long have you been natural?I’ve been completely transitioned to back to natural hair since 2011. What motivated you to transition? Were you a transitioner or a Big Chopper & … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: Brandi

Hi. My name is Brandi. I'm from NC and I am obsessed with natural hair. I've been educating myself for quite sometime now to help with my natural hair journey and my daughters hair. I have two daughters, one who is four years old (and of course has never had a relaxer) and my oldest who is 11 years old and big chopped in September of 2012. We all have different hair types so it was essential to educate myself. I had no choice. How long have you been natural? Well, this is actually my second … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: Aisha Thalia

Aisha Thalia is my name and I am from all over! I was raised in the Virgin Islands. My mother is Irish/German and my father is Trinidadian. My sisters and I all have different curl patterns.  I live in Miami currently. My hair journey has spanned from self hate as a child to appreciation as an adult. My mother (who has straight blonde hair) was never quite sure what to do to our hair besides ponytails and pigtails. I used to look at the little white girls with envy because they were able to … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: April

My name is April and I am from Chicago, IL. I am a wife to an awesome husband and a mother to 3 awesome children!How long have you been natural?I have been fully natural since March 2013. I transitioned from July 2012 to March 2013 What motivated you to go natural?I was inspired to transition by my daughter. After learning the proper way to care for her hair I felt like it only made sense that we were both natural. No more buying products for my relaxed hair and her natural hair. No more … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: Sophia

Hey I'm Sophia. I'm from Columbus Ohio. Im a 28 year old freelance makeup artist, mama, wife, and natural hair enthusiast. Im mixed with black and white, my mom is black and dad white. The only reason I mention that info is because thats where my hair journey starts. My mom never really knew anything other than relaxing your hair and pressing it with a hot comb. She has burn marks still all around her forehead from all the years she burnt herself with that dag on hot comb! LOL So from the time I … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: Stacey

My name is Stacey Hash, I currently reside in Los Angeles. I am currently modeling and hosting. How long have you been natural?I've been natural since the day I was born, my mother wouldn't let me wear my hair any other way.How would you describe your hair? Big, messy, and sometimes a little dry.What do you love most about your hair? Its very easy to maintain, I wake in the morning and just throw my hair up or wear it down without having to do too much to it.What has been the most memorable part … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: Mel

My name is Melissa but everyone calls me Mel. I'm a New York Rican from the Boogie Down Bronx. My hair journey was long and tough at times but I'm super proud to be a Curly Girl! :-) How long have you been natural? or Have you always worn your hair curly? I had my first relaxer at 13 and that only lasted 2 years so I've been natural for a looooooooong time! How would you describe your hair? Massive, unruly, unpredictable - kinda like well, ME! What do you love most about … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: Shereece

Hello, my name is Shereece and I'm from Los Angles, CA.How long have you been natural?I've been natural most of my life, with an  an exception of a 3 year period.What motivated you to transition? Were you a transitioner or a Big Chopper& whyWhen I was a sophomore in high school I  got my first relaxer. My hair was super  thick & long and hard for me to mange. I got my first hair cut in my senior year  of high school & my stylist told me I didn't need a relaxer, just regular trips to the  salon … [Read more...]

Outfit of the Week: Curly Girl w/ red bow tee

I'm crazy about bows! Im my mind this is what I would wear on a Sunday for coffee. The reality is slightly different. LOL Grey Curly Girl w/ Red Bow teePolka dot hairbowsCurly girl toteSold at … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: LaFonda

My name is La-Fonda and I’m from South Carolina. I decided (again) to become natural April of 2010. I was natural before for 5 years. (Thanks for repping Global Couture 'Curly Girl' tee.) How long have you been natural? I have been natural for 3 years. What motivated you to transition? Were you a transitioner or a Big Chopper & why? I was a transitioner. What motivated me to transition was the fact that perms were NOT good for me. I hated the fact that I had to pay $40 every … [Read more...]