Natural Miss AFROspiration of the Month: Solange Knowles

Use to be known as Beyonce's lil sister, but now has made her own name. Actress and singer this young mum, not only is empowering but inspiring for all those natural sisters out there. Lets hope this will be a forever natural thing and not a fad. Simply for ditching the weave, and rattling the media for her sudden change of hairstyle we give Solange afrospiration of the month. Check out her new blog site and some of her textured haired friends...http://mydamnblog.com/iblog/

DIY: Afro Blow Out Technique Tutorial

GMA does not encourage heat on the regular, however there are times when you just need a break from all that tough combing of the hair...also you will love to show off how long your hair is growing at times. The Afro Blow Out is a great technique to have eaiser styling, you can blow out the hair as with a cold setting as well as a warmer setting as well as spend mintues to an hour depends on how straight you want the outcome.

1. The Heat Protector

Kera Care Silken Seal

Seals the cuticles, reduces damage from thermal styling, makes her soft, shiny and detangled...downfall is it's expensive although esstential to have if your ever blow dry your hair. (MotownGirl)

2. Wahl Afro Powerpik Hairdryer

Wahl Afro PowerPik

This product GMA has used thy self, and finds this a worthy product to use perfect for the afro blow out.

Blow Out Tutorial shown by youtubers!


Wild Out big Sexy Hair this Winter!!!

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Wild Out winter's party hair! Sexy Hair-raising Wild, bushy and big!

We wanna leave 2009 with a big band err we mean bang! What better way than letting your hair down and out. Whatever length your hair is from Solange's short cut or Mid length kinks... big statement hair is the best way to start 2010! Happy new year!!!

For Short hair (Rock Out)

Use hair ornaments such as jewels and bows they are a real bold statement for this years party season!

Forever21, Exotic Peacock Hair Clip, $4.80
Deepa Gurnani, Crystal and feather hairband, £55

Topshop, Bunny Ears Headband, £18

For Mid length to longer hair (Wild Out)

Go for the Afro Blow Out technique, you could spray in a little hair glitter to give your fro a sparkle! Or try a hair raising look with a super high quiff style!

Lupita Nyong'o @ Mtv Awards