Posted on Feb 1 2011 - 3:43am by BSB
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NeNe Leakes, star of  The Real Housewives of Atlanta recently had a rhinoplasty operation (nose job). Unlike other celebrities who cite  “deviated septum” as the reason for nasal surgery, NeNe was up-front, even allowing cameras in the operating room.  Rhinoplasty is a becoming more and more popular among African Americans.  Why?  There are seemingly obvious answers, but I want to know what you think. Would you get a nose job?  Why or why not? ...

Many of us know Garrett A. Morgan as the African American inventor responsible for the traffic signal and gas mask. Did you know he  invented the hair relaxer by accident? Hair relaxing is a type of lotion or cream which makes hair less curly and easier to straighten by chemically “relaxing” the natural curls.   Alkaline relaxers were informally discovered in the United States during the 19th century when Garrett Augustus Morgan, an African-American, observed that it is possible to change the basic structure of the hair...