Traditional African Hairstyles?

Answer Every day in Africa is primed to be a bad hair day, with its tropical high temperatures and extreme humidity, or drying desert air. African women have long faced the challenges of such an environme... Read More »

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What are some traditional African dishes?

HALIBUT IVORY COAST(Ivory Coast)Yield: 8 portionsAfricans prepare fish in many interesting ways. Coconut is often used in cooking fish, as are pumpkin and squash as presented in the recipe below. I... Read More »

Traditional African Beauty Products?

If you take a peek at the ingredients label of your favorite lotion or facial moisturizer, chances are you stumble across an ingredient known as Shea Butter. This popular moisturizer ingredient ori... Read More »

Traditional African Braiding & Weaving?

The African weaving and braiding tradition dates back to 300 BC, which has been passed on from generation to generation. Indigenous woven products that promote traditional weaving sell all over the... Read More »

Traditional West African Braiding?

Traditional West African hair styles, including braiding, is a style choice that can reflect an individual's personality, culture or heritage. Hair braiding is deeply rooted in African-American cul... Read More »