Boost your confidence through fashion

Fashion, clothing and style are more than just something you wear. It’s also about the way the clothes make you feel. It is a way to enhance your presenceAt first glance the fashion industry and fashion itself may seem very shallow and superficial. Getting judged and measured based on what you wear and your sense of style, I can definitely understand why it’s easy to come across as being phony. However, as a fashion enthusiast and blogger myself, I for one can say there’s more to it than that. “Boost your confidence through fashion”

Preparing your hair for colder weather

Fall and winter is usually quite harsh on our hair in Scandinavia. The cold weather contributes to drying out the hair which in turn makes it more fragile.As we enjoy what could be the last days of warm weather this summer here in Scandinavia, it’s good to think ahead a bit. For some, summer is about protective styling and not worrying too much about their hair. For others, summer is the time of year when they wear their hair out the most, exposed to the elements. Whichever person you may be it’s good to think a bit about the cold months that are about to come. “Preparing your hair for colder weather”

Afro hair for men

Natural hair community is not only for women. Men are more than welcome to learn to care for their afro hair or their child's afro hair. male natural hair careThere seems to be a bit of a misconception that the natural hair community is only for women, this is not the case. Men are more than welcome to learn to care for their afro hair or their child’s afro hair. No matter if you are male or female you need knowledge to grow healthy hair. “Afro hair for men”

Useful hair accessories and tools

There are countless hair accessories and tools on the market. Here are a few suggestions on some basic haircare tools that can be good to have on hand: Wide tooth comb, Water spray bottle, Silk scarf or bonnet, Bobby Pins, Hair tie, hair tools There are countless hair accessories and tools on the market and this can become a bit overwhelming. Depending on who you ask to find out which tools and accessories you need the list can become quite long. Here are a few suggestions on some basic haircare tools that can be good to have on hand. “Useful hair accessories and tools”

Books for children with afro hair

Children of all ages appreciate books in different ways. But many children's books, especially in Scandinavia, have characters that don't look like African children. Even small children at age three or four may notice this. And when they are introduced to a book with a character that has afro hair and brown skin they are overjoyed to see a character that looks like them. Children of all ages appreciate books in different ways. But many children’s books, especially in Scandinavia, have characters that don’t look like African children. Even small children at age three or four may notice this. And when they are introduced to a book with a character that has afro hair and brown skin they are overjoyed to see a character that looks like them. 

“Books for children with afro hair”

Why Many Afro-Swedes Marched for Justice at Black Lives Matter Protest In Stockholm

The demonstration supporting Black Lives Matter movement attracted over a thousand people at Sergel Square in Stockholm, Sweden. With strong words of support for the movement delivered by the representatives of different Afro-Swedish umbrella organizations, some of the representatives also highlighted the challenges the minority African community (People of African descent or PAD) in Sweden face, such as vulnerability to hate crimes, racism and injustices - which is very similar to the issues in the United States.The demonstration supporting Black Lives Matter movement attracted over a thousand people at Sergel Square in Stockholm, Sweden. With strong words of support for the movement delivered by the representatives of different Afro-Swedish umbrella organizations, some of the representatives also highlighted the challenges the minority African community (People of African descent or PAD) in Sweden face, such as vulnerability to hate crimes, racism and injustices – which is very similar to the issues in the United States. “Why Many Afro-Swedes Marched for Justice at Black Lives Matter Protest In Stockholm”

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