CRWN Chronicles: Natural Beauty in NYC

CRWN Chronicles: Natural Beauty in NYC

#CRWNChronicles documents the continued evolution of everyday women embracing their natural hair by capturing afro-haired beauties that stop us in our tracks. We rounded up 5 profiles to share with you in an effort to inspire, encourage and remind you of all of the stunning CRWNs being embraced out there. 

By: Nailah & Mel B.

Jazzmine | 24

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"My hair is my connection to myself and God and is representative of my relationship with myself and God. "

HER TOP 3:

  • Water
  • Any type of oil
  • Cantu leave in conditioner  

Ebonie | 26

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"My natural hair is the connecting piece to me being able to fully expressing who I am."

HER TOP 3:

  • Grape Seed Oil 
  • Camille Rose Curl Maker 
  • Cantu Complete Co-wash

Nina | 39

"Wearing my natural hair has meant me being free to celebrate my hair, even with having alopecia. It's just hair at the end of the day. It shouldn't be so complicated."

HER TOP 3:

  • Shea Moisture's Raw Shea Butter Moisture Retention Shampoo & Conditioner
  • Olive Oil
  • Raw Shea Butter

Christa | 21

"My natural hair has meant the world to me because in rocking it, I'm being myself."

HER TOP 3:

  • Coconut Oil
  • Creme Brulee by Curls
  • Camille Rose Almond Twist Butter

Mary | 72

"I just up and cut it off one day because it was getting to be too much to deal with. I ended up liking it, and that's ok."


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