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  • My Sister’s Coworker Told Her That Her Natural Hair Was A “Hot Mess!”

    My Sister’s Coworker Told Her That Her Natural Hair Was A “Hot Mess!”

    Yesterday I received an unexpected mid-day phone call from my big sister. I immediately knew something was up because she never calls me in the middle of a workday. When I stepped out to take the call, she told me how she just needed to vent because a co-worker came …
  • My Coconut Oil Hair Catastrophe

    My Coconut Oil Hair Catastrophe

    Early in my natural hair journey I experimented with a lot of oils trying to find something which works well for my hair. So one day I decided to buy coconut oil after seeing many bloggers mentioning its benefits. I looked at the pictures of natural hair bloggers who were …
  • True Life: My Sister’s Husband Does Not Want Her To Big Chop – “I Met You With Long Hair”

    True Life: My Sister’s Husband Does Not Want Her To Big Chop – “I Met You With Long Hair”

    The other night I was on the phone with my sister. She has been transitioning for almost 5 years now- a very long time because she has been going back and forth and giving in and getting a relaxer, and then starting over. However, now she is finally ready to …
  • 4 Reasons I Do Not Comb My Natural Hair?

    4 Reasons I Do Not Comb My Natural Hair?

    Most naturals are surprised when I say I do not use a comb on my hair but I don’t, and I also do not use a comb on any of my children’s hair. One day I was speaking to my sister who is natural and I mentioned to her that …
  • Haircare Parties Could Be The Newest Trend For Natural Hair

    Haircare Parties Could Be The Newest Trend For Natural Hair

    Although a lot of our schedules don’t change much in the summer like they did back in our college days (unless you’re in the education field), there are still ways to spice up your weekends/evenings and add a little color to your summer days. A fun activity I want to …


GROW YOUR HAIR LONG

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HAIR GROWTH

  • Study Proves That Scalp Massages Can Re Grow Your Hair

    Study Proves That Scalp Massages Can Re Grow Your Hair

    We all know that scalp massages can do wonders for our hair growth. As a matter of fact on every single post, we do on the subject of growth we always include scalp stimulation because increased blood flow to the hair follicles can jump start growth. With that said even …
  • My 5 Quick Tips For Preserving And Growing Your Edges

    My 5 Quick Tips For Preserving And Growing Your Edges

    Our hairline is the most sensitive area of our heads. The edges and nape often suffer the most hair loss due to tension and bad hair practices but there are ways you protect, save and grow out your edges if you are suffering from hair fall. 1. Reduce tension If …
  • A Super DIY Hair Growth Oil Recipe That Isn’t For The Faint Of Heart

    A Super DIY Hair Growth Oil Recipe That Isn’t For The Faint Of Heart

    Whenever I find a recipe dedicated to hair growth I get just a tad bit intrigued. If you are into mixing oils then this recipe is just right for you. I have followed Curly Proverbz for about a year now and she is known for her super long thick hair. …
  • How I Stopped Obsessing Over Hair Growth

    How I Stopped Obsessing Over Hair Growth

    I can remember the day I big chopped just like it was yesterday. I had been transitioning for almost a full year, and I was just tired of dealing with two textures. I was ready to finally be able to do a wash and go and other curly styles without …
  • What Are The Best Products To Use For Lost Edges?

    What Are The Best Products To Use For Lost Edges?

    We get this question all the time! Hair loss is a big deal. Just this week we published a post of women who have given up on getting their edges back and have decided to go to the extreme of tattooing edges on to their hair line. As ridiculous as …

RELAXED HAIR

  • My Mid-Natural Life Crisis Forced To Get A Protective Style

    My Mid-Natural Life Crisis Forced To Get A Protective Style

    Many women of color rely on protective styles as a way to maximize hair growth and to not have to deal with managing the upkeep of their hair for a period of time. I personally love getting box braids or twists because the extra time in the mornings and the …
  • The Time I Tried To Relax My Own Hair At Age 12

    The Time I Tried To Relax My Own Hair At Age 12

    Ever since I could remember, my mother did my hair. It was our Sunday evening routine. We would come home from church, she would cook dinner, or maybe take a nap and then cook dinner, or maybe start my hair and then cook dinner, but whatever the order, my hair …
  • How To Help Your Teen Care For Her Relaxed Hair

    How To Help Your Teen Care For Her Relaxed Hair

      Being a teenager was a really exciting time for me because I knew that I was going to gain a little bit more independence and responsibility. With that came me being a little bit more flexible with my look—this included being able to do my own hair the way …
  • One Of My Biggest Regrets Is Relaxing My 5yr Old Niece’s Hair

    One Of My Biggest Regrets Is Relaxing My 5yr Old Niece’s Hair

    One of the biggest debates among black hair is whether relaxing a child’s hair is considered to be ok. For me, I personally had my hair first relaxed when I was 5 years old. I was enrolled in a dance company and had a photo session one day and the recital …
  • How Soon Is Too Soon To Relax Your Daughter’s Hair?

    How Soon Is Too Soon To Relax Your Daughter’s Hair?

    So, the other day I was having a conversation with my mom and my sister about some of the decisions that my mom made concerning our hair. My sister is 5 years older than me, so for as long as I can remember, my sister’s hair has always been permed. …