Two DIY Leave In Conditioner Recipes that You Might Not Have Tried Yet

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If you can’t tell by now, I am all about the DIY, not only is it fun to make your own stuff at home, but the thing is you know exactly what your product has in it and you can make it over and over again when you run out. These recipes are not what Click to continue…

3 Reasons Sea Salt Can Be Beneficial for Your Hair [Recipe Included]

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When was the last time you were at the beach? Obviously with people experiencing massive amounts of snow all over the world these days many of us are dreaming of beach days and would much rather shovel sand and build sand castles than dig our car out from under snow just to make it to Click to continue…

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What’s the Skinny On at Home Keratin Treatments for Longer Lasting Straight Hair?

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At-home beauty and hair products have been popular and a booming business for years and for many it makes perfect sense to use them.  They are practical, less expensive than salon visits and with the right person applying the technique, you can look like you just came from a salon. From hair dyes, to acrylic Click to continue…

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4 Natural Hair Softener Recipes and Products that Every Girl Should Know

4 Natural Hair Softener Recipes And Products

Although natural kinks and curls are gorgeous, some naturalistas like to take advantage of the cooler months by flat ironing or pressing their hair. There’s nothing better than stepping out of the house with freshly flat ironed hair whipping in the wind, making you feel glamorous. For many of us however, after an hour or Click to continue…

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Back to Basics: Use a Beer Rinse for Smooth, Shiny, Stronger Hair

A Beer Rinse For Smooth Shiny Stronger Hair

Beer rinses are nothing new. I heard about them when I was a child and even remember my mother using them. They have always been a staple in hair care as far as I can remember and I know before DIY got super big a few years ago that was how many women have always Click to continue…

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A Few Reasons You Should Add Coconut to Your Hair Regimen

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Where I’m from you tend to not want to waste anything at all when it comes to the coconut. You cut the outer fibrous shell and use it as a buffer to get a brilliant shine for your floor and shoes; the leaves from the trees are plaited to make a cool beach-side shed or Click to continue…

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Two Great Cleansers For Baby And Mature Locs

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Loc’d Ladies, I have a question? Have you ever looked around for great hair cleansers only to find out that they either had oils or conditioning agents in them? Okay, so y’all I’m going to pause for a second, because I know that many ladies that may be reading this are probably saying, “What’s wrong with that? Those things can be Click to continue…

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DIY Creamy Raw And Organic Hair Butter For Winter

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One of the great things that I love about the cold weather in terms of hair care is that we can pull out the thick butters. This might sounds a little off but I love the feeling of creamy moisturizers on my natural hair it just makes it feel all supple and stuff. I am Click to continue…

4 Not-So-Famous Oils And Herbs Great For All Hair Types

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It seems our world is a highly resourceful place with natural goodness available on every corner of the earth. From Australia to the UK to the United States we are opening our eyes to wonderful pathways to beautiful hair and skin and it is not always something man-made. More often than not, nature provides us Click to continue…

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How to Make Your Own Shampoo Bars

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I don’t know about you, but I love making my own products. You pretty much know what is going into your hair when you make your own stuff and you get to customize your products to your hair’s liking. I have heard of making soap bars, but I have never heard of making your own Click to continue…

Coconut Oil and Brown Sugar Treatment For Hair

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We all know the story behind virgin coconut oil: it heals, mends, cures you name it, it does it. Coconut oil is also known as cocos nucifera and it is basically white fat made by pressing coconut kernels. We always suggest that when making the decision to purchase coconut oil, always buy organic, cold-pressed, pure, unrefined, Click to continue…

7 Food Items That Provide Moisture For Natural Hair

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You may be searching for the perfect moisturizing product for your natural hair, but it could be closer than you think. Moisture is something that is crucial for natural hair. Too little, and your hair will feel and look parched. Naturally, water is the best natural source for moisture, but there are other moisture sources Click to continue…

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Black Tea Rinses Can Stop Shedding Dead In Its Tracks

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Say WHAT? A black tea rinse can give your hair the business? According to many natural hair gurus out there, this rinse works. So, for you tea heads out there who love a big cup of antioxidants to start your morning, you may want to not only drink it, but give your hair and scalp Click to continue…

Check The Pantry For Hair Care Tips And Tricks

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I was reacquainted with an old love of mine a couple weekends ago. That’s purely metaphorical of course, since I am not talking about an actual person. This happened at a bra fit and sale but there happened to be a vendor showcasing organic grade hair and skin products. Then there it was; molasses. I know Click to continue…

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A DIY Moisturizing Avocado And Pumpkin Hair Mask For Dry Curly Hair

DIY Moisturizing Avocado And Pumpkin Hair Mask

When you go to the store for hair products, you are probably bombarded by the plethora of brands and choices on each aisle. Let’s cut out the middle man and head to the kitchen for a quick and easy do-it-yourself homemade hair conditioner. But first, let us examine why we need to deep condition. When you Click to continue…

DIY Rose Water For Hair

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Whether store bought or homemade, rose water takes beauty to a whole new level. Most of us do not know all the good rose water can do for your hair and skin but it can give your hair and skin that glow…a natural glow. Rose water is commonly used as a facial toner and it can Click to continue…

How I Combatted Seborrheic Dermatitis Naturally

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     Can they see it? I hope they know it’s not contagious. Is that why they won’t come near me? Great, it looks like there’s snow on my shirt. They probably think I have lice. If they only knew the truth. Seborrheic Dermatitis is an ugly skin and scalp condition that affects more people than Click to continue…

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Cover Your Grays With Henna And Indigo

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Covering your gray is big business and for some of us, a major priority. There are a variety of reasons a woman might decide to cover her gray hair, for one having grays is a sign of getting old or being old. I know, I know this is not across the board, after all gray Click to continue…

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