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Khamila Mayes

Khamila Mayes
Khamila Barnes born in Philadelphia, Pa. I have a degree in Creative Journalism. I write about self expression, inner beauty, and sexism. Welcome inside my creative mind.
Pretty Documentary

Documentary Series Explores How Black Women View Beauty

Putting the spotlight on how race and culture influence what’s considered beautiful, un-ruly– a digital beauty platform dedicated to Black hair, will debut Pretty— a documentary series...
A Dark Skinned Woman

The Misconception Of A Dark Skin Woman In A Light Skin...

The beauty of a Dark Skinned Woman is undeniable. I’m an old soul. My favorite “empowerment” song is by the late James Brown, Say it loud....
Blacker The Berry

Blacker The Berry: Being Dark Skin In America

Through out African-American history dark skin blacks have been treated different from lighter skin blacks. I’m an old soul. My favorite “empowerment” song is by...

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Updo Styles for Locs

5 Sexy Updo Styles For Locs To Try This Season

Have you ever wanted to do a Summer updo for your dread locs? Locs are becoming more popular in recent years. In some parts...