Patricia Gaines aka Deecoily is the founder and creator of Nappturality in 2002, the beginning of the natural hair movement. Since 2000 she has been blogging on all things natural hair, Black culture and politics.
I can see why we are increasingly preferring to shop online instead of visit stores. No one wants to be treated like a criminal when you are simply shopping for shoes. And shopping while Black has become hazardous to your health.
If you had been anywhere within earshot of me when I saw Viola Davis make her entrance at the Golden Globes, you would have thought someone had won the $500 Million Powerball. That was my reaction - no lie. Viola Davis brought her natural royalty to the Golden Globes.
We speak with our dollars. And I will not knowingly spend my hard-earned money with a company that donates money to sexual assaulters. None of us should. When it comes to the #GrabYourWallet movement, there is always room for one more.
Are you a product junkie but don't want to be? Are you frustrated using all these different products and none of them work for you? Step back and take a look at your routine.