East 42nd Street Salon: 4805 Nicollet Av. S., Mpls.; 612-729-4415; e42salon.com.
Uptown Curl: 2006 Hennepin Av. S., Mpls.; 612-326-4792; www.uptowncurl.com.
www.devacurl.com: Click on 'Curly Stylist Finder' to locate Deva Curl-trained stylists in your area.
http://ift.tt/VuMQK4: Articles, reviews of products and salons, plus recipes for homemade hair products for women of all races.
www.curlynikki.com: An online 'hair therapy session' for African-American women working to accept their naturally curly hair.
http://ift.tt/11Wabdv: A meet-up support group for African-Americans who wear their hair naturally curly or are interested in transitioning.
At two Minneapolis salons, women are encouraged to love the natural state of their hair. No blowouts allowed.