Category : Hair Care

- 5 days ago

High Porosity Hair Rules: 5 Things You Absolutely Should Not Do

We know that having high porosity hair can be extremely challenging to maintain. Your hair loses moisture easily, so your hairstyles are not long-lasting. In addition, your hair is prone to frizz, friction, and frayed ends. This can cause a lot of br...

- 1 week ago

4 Common Hair Product Ingredients That Cause Allergies

Allergic reactions: What are they? It is difficult to determine whether the general increase in allergy reports is due to increased awareness or to an increase in incidence overall since allergies are a highly complex immune systemic issue. A particu...

- 3 weeks ago

10 Hacks To Prevent Split Ends Forever

Your hair’s ends are the oldest sections of your hair which also makes them the most vulnerable part. This means that they can be easily damaged which shows up in your hair as split ends. Split ends are irreversible and no amount of treatments...

- 1 month ago

Top 8 Clarifying Shampoos For Natural Hair

Clarifying shampoos are great because they keep our hair and our scalps clean and healthy. As naturals, we use a lot of products on our hair such as oils, butters, gels, moisturizers and so much more. This can cause severe product buildup on our scal...

- 1 month ago

7 Unconventional Tips To Grow Healthy Hair

We have heard the typical ways to grow our hair ever since we started this journey. Ways such as massaging your scalp every day with castor oil in an inverted position just so it grows an extra ½ inch a month. Onion juice, garlic, cayenne pepper(no,...

- 2 months ago

So It Turns Out That Some Relaxer Box Girls Were Not Even Relaxed!

Twitter user @AshTheDonLeon on Tuesday shared a collage of beautiful black girls who modeled for popular relaxer companies during the 1990s and early 2000s sending black twitter into a nostalgia-driven frenzy. Some brands included Soft Sheen Carson,...

- 2 months ago

Texturism In The Natural Hair Community Is Still Alive And Well

In the early 2010s, we saw a rise of black women with tight, kinky, coarse hair putting out videos and blogs documenting, and educating other black women on how they took care of their coarse hair and what products they used for healthy long kinky ha...

- 2 months ago

Why We Gotta Fight For Every Little Thing – Even A Swim Cap!

One would assume decades years later after the legal end to segregation (1964) which saw African Americans no longer barred from swimming in white-owned pools, that we would never go back to the place. Unfortunately, we did in June of 2021 when FNIA...

- 3 months ago

The Natural Hair Movement Was Really The Twist-Out Movement

If you go on Google and type “The natural hair movement” in the search bar, you’ll get this result from Wikipedia: The natural hair movement is a movement which aims to encourage women and men of African descent to embrace their bla...

- 3 months ago

6 Scientifically-Proven Hair Benefits of Aloe Vera Gel

Aloe vera is the one plant that, like water, has few to no enemies. It’s welcome by everyone, regardless of age, gender, or size. One may wonder why a gel so bitter could receive such an open-arm embrace. The reason for this is not far-fetched....

- 3 months ago

8 Reasons Why Your Hair Has Stopped Growing

You’ve been doing everything right: no tight hairstyles, low manipulation, gentle detangling, deep conditioning at least once a month. You practically follow every rule in the hair book to the letter. But despite all your efforts, your hair has...

- 4 months ago

Does Microneedling Really Work for Hair Loss?

  So, What Even Is Microneedling? Microneedling is a skin rejuvenation procedure that involves jabbing tiny medical-grade needles into your skin to create an inflammatory response. The tiny needles inserted into the dermis trigger a healing resp...