Whats The Scoop On A Good Leave In? – How To Choose The Best Leave In Conditioner For You

Leave in

  Finding a good leave in can be frustrating for some. A good leave in has the ability to condition as well as moisturize the hair and with that said, the leave in should allow you to style your hair or maintain a style already installed. The first approach is to carefully consider both your Click to continue…

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3 Must Have Product Types for Women With Fine Hair

3 Must Have Product Types For Fine Hair

Fine haired ladies must take exceptional care when choosing hair products. This is because heavy products will build up more on fine strands and tend to leave a film weighing it down which may lead to breakage. Heavy product use can also cause individual hairs to fuse together causing unnecessary stress on the strands as you Click to continue…

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3 Tips For A Successful Salon Trip

salon

To be perfectly honest with you, I practically had no idea how to care for my hair until I started my natural hair journey. Before then, all I did was run to the salon every two weeks for a wash n’ set, and every six weeks for a touch up. Since I’ve gone natural I’ve Click to continue…

3 Instances In Your Hair Regimen When You Should Never Use An Afro Pick

Woman with afro pick

You love your pick don’t you? Of course you do, we all do. My Afro pick is in my bathroom draw ready and waiting for me whenever I need that disrespectfully big hair that proves I am the baddest B , woman in town. Like all hair tools you have to know when it is best to Click to continue…

7 Things You Need To Have Before Your First Big Chop

AzMarie

It is almost big chop day and you are panicking, are you ready for this? Do you have everything? What will you look like? Maybe you should just forget the whole thing and call your stylist for a relaxer. Wait just one second! Not so fast young lady, you have been back and forth on Click to continue…

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How To Naturally Spruce Up Hair Color Using Pomegranate Juice

Pomegranate juice

So I’ve been considering natural ways to cover my grays except I wanted something natural. I started looking around at the trees in my yard and a crazy idea struck me. I checked online to see if anyone else had thought of it and that’s how I stumbled upon this little tip that you might Click to continue…

7 Natural Recipes To End Your Dandruff Woes

Dandruff woes - 7 natural recipes

Tired of that itchy, flaky nuisance on your scalp? Dandruff can make you want to go urrgh! Of course that comes after you start getting the ‘eww’ and side-eye from people who notice that the top of your coat always looks like you’ve been in a snowstorm, even in sunny weather. If you let your Click to continue…

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Care For Your Hair Based On Density And Porosity, Not The Hair Typing Chart

Care For Your Hair Based On On Density And Porosity, Not The Hair Typing Chart

  When you are new to this transitioning and natural hair game your ultimate goal is trying to figure out the best way to care for your hair while transitioning and also after you finally big chop. It is tempting to go at it based on the hair typing chart because that is typically how Click to continue…

6 Tips On How To Help Others To Go Natural

black women talking

Going natural can be a great deal for many women, especially for those who have relaxed for years. This decision can bring out lots of emotions and questions, for example: how will she look with natural hair? Is it the right decision for her lifestyle? She may be curious about how to start the natural hair Click to continue…

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5 Of The Most Important Things To Do For Healthy Hair After Giving Birth

woman with her baby

In preparation for the birth of my second child last year, I set out to find ways to keep the hair I had been growing securely on my scalp. There was no way I was going to be caught off guard by postpartum shedding; no siree! I wanted to keep as much of the lush Click to continue…

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Losing Confidence In Your Natural Hair? Try These 6 Tips To Excite You Again

Uchenna Edeh

Going back to relaxers is out of the question for many naturals. I mean, please! The creamy crack is a thing of the past, there’s no need to second guess that decision. Weeeeell that’s just until your hair decides to be very uncooperative and you have tried everything 3 times to get it to behave. Then Click to continue…

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Blind Them With Your Shine! The 4 Best Ways To Increase Sheen In Your Natural Hair

4C Natural Hair

We all have things that we associate with healthy hair: even ends, thickness, luster, softness, etc. Many of us work with our hair the best way that we know how to achieve these attributes for our hair. For me, one of the major factors of healthy hair is incredible sheen and shine and I lurve Click to continue…

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The Only Braid Out Routine You Will Ever Need To Get Your Style To Last All Week Without Re Braiding

Tenesha Locke Bailey

Do you want to perfect your braid out? I do, because it is my preferred style for texture and I just want it to last without having to start over. The thing about braid outs is that we are always tempted to re braid every night just to get the style to last all week. Click to continue…

How To Prevent Smelly Braids With An Active Lifestyle

Tia Mowry Hardict

Do you work out often? Sometimes when we have protective styles and we have an active lifestyle you might end up with a bit of a smelly situation. It can be embarrassing if you are caught out there but you won’t need to be embarrassed if you have some quick fixes up your sleeve. If your Click to continue…

3 Ways To Safely Go From Straight To Curly After A Flat Iron

Mini Marley

When you flat iron your hair, you will have a few things happening once you are ready to wash it all and revert to curly. For one, you will have a ton of buildup from day one because of all the heat protectant you probably used, and any sort of oil or maintenance products you Click to continue…

The Top 4 Things You Need To Know About Using Your Hair Scissors

Girl holding scissors

If you’ve gone ahead and gotten a pair of professional hair scissors then there are some things you need to know about your tool. These things can make a difference in how much you get out of your scissors. How to hold hair scissors You start by ensuring the scissors are facing the correct way. Click to continue…

Buying Hair Scissors 101

Hair scissors

We know that a good trim every once in a while is great for achieving and maintaining healthy hair. Then there are those among us who are itching to get on with that big chop, or switch things up and try a cute bob or tapered cut. Whichever category you fall in you will need Click to continue…

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4 Tips You Can Use To Help You Get Comfortable With Awkward Length Hair

Get Comfortable With Awkward Length Hair

Oooh the awkward length! Many naturalistas know about this and have gone through this stage with much apprehension. The awkward length is the point where your hair is not long enough to put in a bun, but not exactly a TWA for those cute styles you used to do a few weeks after your big Click to continue…

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