Salon Etiquette 101…….by Karen Gary

Karen GaryBlog Series Vol. 1, Karen Gary

There are a variety of things that go down in the hair salon on any given day. The hair salon is a safe space for women to come together – young or old, no matter their socio-economic status – and relax. Friends chat, gossip and share. Stylists and clients bond over pop culture and hair that’s long, short, curly, straight … Read More

Black Hair and Intimacy by Karen Gary

Karen GaryBlog Series Vol. 1, Karen Gary

Some of the most striking moments of intimacy we’ve seen in Black media recently are of those that involve Black women and their hair. These brief, powerful spotlights touch on something that is joked about and lamented – touching a Black woman’s hair. Social media lit up when Analise Keating, powerful professor and attorney on television’s “How to Get Away … Read More