Naturally Fierce Feature: Meka

My name is Meka L, I was born in the islands, grew up in VA and I currently reside in the suburbs outside of Philly. I work in healthcare but I have a passion for blogging about natural hair. In terms of my hair I've done it all, from perms, braids, locs, and now a fro...continue reading to learn more about the journey.How long have you been natural? I have been natural since 2005 or 2006What motivated you to transition? Were you a transitioner or a Big Chopper& why? I can’t remember why i … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: Courtney

My name is Courtney I’m from Staten Island. I’m currently in graduate school for biology hopefully to be in medical school in 2 years. My mother relaxed my hair when I was in the 4th grade and I made the decision in Dec 2011 to stop relaxing my hair. How long have you been natural?I cut all of my relaxed ends in Jan 2013, so technically almost 7 month (a baby natural) but between all the learning and researching over my transition period I like to say almost a year and 7 months. What motivated … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: Chanel

I'm a 30-something, single mom from New York, currently residing in Boston MA. How long have you been natural? I've been natural almost two and a half years. I have not had a relaxer since I was about 4 months pregnant with my last child of 2010. What motivated you to go natural? Were you a transitioner or a Big Chopper & why? I had my hair braided shortly before I went into labor and continue to do so for the next year. I was never real big fan of weaves but had decided to get … [Read more...]