It's not always easy being a naturalista. Aside from ignorant and uninformed questions, you get bombarded with offensive opinions that no-one asked for, and can struggle to find salons where they know how to treat your hair right.
Everyone needs a little inspiration now and again. Luckily, the natural hair movement is big and constantly growing. Here are some natural hair instagrammers you should follow right now.
Based between Toronto and Texas, Shanice Crystal, is a YouTuber and Instagrammer focusing on lifestyle and natural curly hair. When she's not posting pointers on her channels, she clearly likes to travel!
Check out her Instagram and YouTube for hair inspiration and tutorials about how to treat naturally curly hair.
This LA-based model may have followers in the hundreds of thousands - and over a million subscribers on YouTube - but she isn't afraid to flaunt even the less than picture perfect moments.
No baby hairs? NO PROBLEM, I GOT YOU SIS!😫✂️✂️ Before you freak, this is just what i do! My hairs in the front used to be just as long as all of my other hair! And this just a recut/trim after a month so i could show y’all how i did it🤷🏽♀️ (More info and do’s and dont’s in the full video on my channel! I suggest you watch the full vid if you plan to try this so you don’t come out with them unmanageable short af bangs 😂😂😂 Link in bio!)
In between shots on the beach and hanging out on boats, Jasmine Brown posts tutorials on her Instagram and YouTube filled with hair styling tips. If you can handle the serious vacation envy, she's worth a follow!
Another Instagrammer and YouTuber, Jaleesa Moses loves to show off different styles to her followers, and let them know how to imitate them. The Jamaica native can be found rocking many different styles, and recently landed a spot in Vogue.
Texas native Ciara Anderson is a proud naturalista. Posting weekly videos on her YouTube and keeping active on Instagram, Ciara covers travel, lifestyle, fashion, and beauty, as well as her speciality, natural hair.
Press play for some affordable #Naturalhair #inspo using products that all cost under 4$🤑 & Tag a curl friend👯 It’s the holiday time and I know money can get tight so I got y’all covered🙌🏿 For everyone on a budget and needing some cheap hair products check out my newest video on my channel. For the full video ...click the link in my bio! Be sure to subscribe for weekly videos❤️ I’m also doing a huge product giveaway on my channel. Go watch my newest video to see how you can be entered to win. Would you guys like to see more tutorials using affordable products? #naturalista #naturalistas #hair_videos
Who says only girls can gram about natural hair? Student Terell McDonald just can't stop showing off his enviable locks on his Instagram and YouTube pages - and we can't blame him!
🚨 The full video including my morning refresh routine is up and poppin’ on my channel! Click the link in my bio! ♻️Y’all I promise my backdrop isn’t wrinkled. I bought the furry gray one and the texture just looks like it is. 💀 🚨AANNNYYYWWAAYYYSSSS. This is what I do at night to preserve my curls and all that jazz. Pretty self explanatory. I use the @ogx_beauty argan oil of Morocco because it’s light weight, moisturizing and helps with shine. It also smells like heaven. 🙃 ____________________ ____________________ ____________________ ____________________ #curls #naturalhair #natural #teamnatural #naturalmen #curlymen #curlyhair #mixedchickshair #washandgo #carolsdaughter #sheamoisture #ecobeauty #edenbodyworks #teamnatural #darkandlovely #curlytostraight #curlytostraight #straightocurly #straighthair #instagay #instavideo #naturals #ogxbeauty
He likes to share his daily haircare routine, and give tips about styling, maintenance, and making your grow nice and healthy.
Anyone you think we've missed? Do you have any natural hair tips of your own? Let us know on Twitter and in the comments below.