The jheri curl was named after hairdresser Jheri Redding.
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Monday, April 4th, 2011
Growing up in the suburbs of D.C., you need to have a lot of strength and know who you are if you want to grow up a...
Wednesday, March 16th, 2011
Man, everything done changes. Don't matter if you are talking about neighborhoods or hair, ain't nothing stays the ...
Tuesday, December 21st, 2010
The only thing that gets me about checking IDs is that next year, people born in 1990 will be 21. Dude, are you kid...
Wednesday, November 24th, 2010
Wednesday, July 7th, 2010
I think that my cousins from Yemen would love to visit me in Washington and play in all of the parks here.
Thursday, July 1st, 2010
Style helped me figure out who I really am. I want to help other people be more like how they are supposed to be.
Wednesday, June 9th, 2010
I mean, how could I tell my Mom that I wanted to go to hair school? It was basically like coming out of the closet...
Monday, March 8th, 2010
Cancer is a really frightening thing, and I wanted to find a way to make women and children feel like rock stars.
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