Lela Rochon was nearly unrecognizable as she flew out of LAX airport with her three children after attending OWN's 'David Makes Man' premiere this week. The 55-year-old actress was all smiles, makeup-free and wearing her thick natural hair.

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Welcome Ciara to Team Natural. The Seattle homemaker and part-time entertainer showed off her natural hair in a video uploaded to her Instagram account on Sunday. The 33-year-old mom-of-2 has worn bundles of hair weave and lacefront wigs since her career launched with her hit single "Goodies" in 2004.

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If you are a Black woman who lives and works in the corporate environment in New York City, you can now wear your natural textured hair to work without fear of retribution.

NYC guidelines now make it illegal to discriminate against people of African descent who wear their natural curly textured hair to work.

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cop snatches woman by hair

A Philadelphia cop was caught on video trying to snatch a Black woman's wig off. But he quickly discovered her hair was real when it didn't come off as he threw her to the ground.

In the viral video, a woman who was apparently arrested during a traffic stop, tells a cop she will spit on him if he doesn't stop touching her.

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Facet

Instagram model photographer Suliman Facet Hasan sparked controversy on social media when he vowed to stop taking photos of black women who wear lace front wigs in 2018.

Facet urged black women to embrace their beauty by removing their lace front wigs.

In a Snapchat video on Wednesday, a white female friend told Facet that lace fronts are a "sign of insecurity" and black women should grow their own hair by eating more vegetables and drinking more water.

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Ciara Wilson

Ciara Wilson is one of the many sistas taking back their beauty and taking pride in their natural hair.

Thanks to inspiration from famed IG photographer Suliman Facet Hasan, black women are walking into 2018 wearing their natural crowns of glory.

In a series of posts on Instagram.com, Facet urged black women to take back their beauty and wear their own hair.

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Rihanna dismissed a report that she recently bought breast implants by wearing a tank top without a bra. A gossip webloid started the rumor that the 29-year-old Bajan singer had a boob job recently.

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head lice

Loyal reader Ronisha writes:

"Hey,

I was reading your blog and you mentioned only straight hair getting lice, which is untrue. I work for one of the top lice places here in NYC. I'm African American, and although not to many cases are African American, I can assure you that we do get lice."

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Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade

NBA superstar Dwyane Wade convinced his wife, actress Gabrielle Union, 43, to go makeup-free and wear her natural hair for this fresh faced selfie. I almost didn't recognize her.

Union is usually very vain about her public image, but this image says she is so secure in her natural beauty that she doesn't care what you think.

Isn't she gorgeous?

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Real Housewives of Potomac

Bravo confirmed rumors that 2 new series will be added to Bravo's lineup of over-the-top reality TV shows.

Bravo announced "Real Housewives of Potomac (Maryland)" will premiere on Jan. 17, and "Real Housewives of Dallas" will premiere sometime in 2016.

Both of these shows will give the Atlanta Housewives a run for their money. The one thing the ladies of Potomac have that the RHOA hags don't have is real hair flowing from their scalps.

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