Miss Naturally Crowned Carolina pageant makes history in South Carolina

April 12, 2014 will go down in history as the day that Columbia South Carolina will forever be changed. The pageant celebrated the beauty and confidence of the lifestyle that comes with being a woman of natural hair. The founders of Quench Natural Beauty Boutique, founded the Miss Naturally Crowned Carolina in an effort to […]

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Quench Natural Beauty Boutique introduces Miss Naturally Crowned Carolina

Behold South Carolina’s first ever natural hair beauty pageant. The founders behind Quench Natural Beauty Boutique, Co-owners and Columbia-natives, Jessica E. Boyd and Maureen A. Ochola, hope to open Columbia’s first specialty beauty supply store for women with natural hair. The beauty pageant will feature a variety of Columbia residents between the ages of 19 […]

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MakeMeOverEb! Begins her College tour, First Stop Claflin University

Beauty, fashion and branding blogger extraordinaire, MakeMeOverEb will be presenting a “Brand Yourself” event at several colleges in South Carolina. The first stop of the college tour will be at Claflin University in Orangeburg, SC.  The event will cover topics of growing your own business, dressing for success, developing a brand online and using social […]

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Another Little Girl is told to tame her Hair or be Expelled

UPDATE: Vanessa VanDyke Can Keep Her Natural Hair But… | HelloBeautiful. I am so tired of schools trying to regulate the hair of little black girls. The latest expulsion case is of Vanessa Vandyke who attends Faith Christian Academy in Orlando, Fl. Apparently, in addition to a standard dress code policy, this school also has […]

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What Does your Black Hair Say about You?

Here we are at the peak of the year 2013 and Black hair is still being criticized and cause for judgment on one’s character. A few weeks ago, the nation caught news that 7 year old Tiana Parker’s dreadlocks were a cause for concern to change the school’s dress code policy to ban “”hairstyles such […]

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