Natural Rockers You May Not Know But Should: Amber
My name is Amber B-K and I’m 20 years old. I live in Milwaukee, WI and I work at a 4 star hotel. I’ve been natural my entire life. I suffered some heat and bleach damage though.
What or Who inspired you to go natural? Did you bc or transition?
Since I’ve always been natural I’ll mention who inspired me too stay natural and embrace my natural curls; My Mother is the woman who is truly behind my hair and its length. She took care of my hair as a child which influenced me to do the same when I became an adult.
Top three products and prices.
Top 3 Products would be Blue Magics organic grease Retail price $2.99, Tresemme Platinum strength Shampoo Retail price $5.99, and Carols Daughter Black Vanilla conditioner Retail price $11.99.
Fave go to hairstyle.
It would have to be two French braids to the back or a twist out.
If you had to give your hair a name what would it be?
I would name it Rose.
If you hair is colored what do you use to do so?
My natural hair color is Black but I dye it Jet Black, I have an obsession with really dark hair.
Sum up your natural hair journey in three words.
Rocky, unexpected and beautiful.
Any advice to the natural newbies?
Stay motivated and focus on why you went natural in the first place. Natural hair is a great way to help define who you are as person, it comes along with personality, creativity, hairstyle fails and successful hairstyles. Own it, no matter what people around you say.
What was favorite compliment someone has ever given you on your hair?
“You have the prettiest hair I’ve ever seen”
If you could only watch one natural hair vlogger on youtube who would it be? why?
“Itsmyrayeraye” she’s so energetic & beautiful. She inspires so many women to involve their personality with their hair to make it unique! She keeps you anticipating what she’s going to do next and she never disappoints.
Finish this sentence:
I Rock My Natural because I am proud of my roots and progress. Natural hair is so versatile, there really is no limits to what you can and cannot do. I encourage and inspire so many women to love their natural hair and to me that is amazing. I wouldn’t give up being natural for anything, it’s who I am and I rock it!