By Cowgirl Candace | Originally published for Black Beauty & Hair Magazine The black cowboy and cowgirl have made a hardline comeback in pop culture. And it’s about darn time. Contrary to popular belief, the black cowhand has been the backbone to the American West — the inspiration for Western shows, films and characters that […]
Advantages of basking in last-minute warm weather as autumn approaches Images by Suhyoon Cho | Originally published for Black Beauty & Hair Magazine Won’t we come up with some excuses to stay in the house when it’s hot ladies? Let’s keep it real: “It’s too hot outside” and “I can’t let this hair sweat out, girl” are […]
By Cowgirl Candace | Photos by Suhyoon Cho |Word art by Kurt Guard | Originally published for BBH Experiencing lengthy locs side effects of excessive yanking, snagging, itching or root unraveling lately? Contemplating the big chop or untangling your entire mop because they’re just too dog gone aggravating? Been there. Thought that. But before you give up […]
I’ve investigated stories in muddy greenways wearing pumps, rainy hayfields wearing sneakers and snowy streets wearing flats. I admit: I haven’t always been the best judge of shoe matching to weather conditions, but that’s because the only thing on my newspaper reporter radar at the time is getting the scoop and submitting my story before […]
By Cowgirl Candace | Illustration by Kurt Guard | Photos by J Coles | Originally published for BBH The best of the best in beauty and hair came to the United States’ largest multicultural beauty show and conquered the crowd with innovative hairstyles, beat faces and classic cuts. The 71st annual Bronner Bros. International Beauty Show highlighted […]
Howdy. I'm Cowgirl Candace, an award-winning journalist, internationally published brand blogger and fourth-generation farm girl.