Category : Hair Care

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

BIG CHOP! Now What?

  I still remember the night I big chopped like it was yesterday. All my relaxed hair (the only hair I knew) was in my sink. A bald headed girl stared back at me in mirror and confusion set in. I literally looked like a 12 year old and my confid...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

The Best Braid Out Ever On Relaxed Hair

Lets face it, stretching your relaxer is one of the key ways you can guarantee healthy maintenance of your relaxed hair. A nice long stretch (longer than 8 weeks) helps you to avoid over processing which as you know, leads to your hair breaking off r...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Caring For Low Porosity Hair

When I went natural two and a half years ago, all I heard people talk about was hair typing and what products are good for each category. Then I spent months trying to figure out if I am a 4a, 4b, 4c and whatever other number category was thrown at m...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Betty Bangs And A High Bun Tutorial On Natural Hair

Retro or vintage hair styles are probably the coolest kinds of styles you can rock when trying to get out of a style rut, they are great on old or stretched hair. Retro hair is kind of an ode to hairstyles that were popular before our time, whatever...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

5 Ways To Optimize Your Hair’s Strength

Why is the hair that is all over the bathroom and on the sink considered gross yet when its on your head its all kinds of cool? Weird right, I mean either way its dead but for some reason when it is unattached from our heads it becomes an entirely di...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Stylist Feature – Renika Darity

Introduce yourself and which salon if any you work at… My name is Renika Darity aka the Hair Killa and I work at Jordan’s Salon & Day Spa in Valdosta Georgia. How long have you worked as a licensed cosmetologist (or equivalent in your count...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

Stylist Feature – Iciameka Evans Baker

Introduce yourself and which salon if any do you work with… Hello! I am hair stylist/MUA Iciameka Evans Baker at Traci J’s Trendsetterz Beauty Salon in Valley, Al. What is your specialty, relaxed, natural hair, locs or anything special? I am cu...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

Super Defined Shiny Flat Twist And Curl Using Flaxseed Gel

When I first saw Samirah Gilli’s new video on my YouTube timeline I was amazed at how bouncy her hair looked; so I had to watch it. Her super defined and shiny flat twist and curl style is everything and more. Her hair looked so shiny and full,...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

Are You Saving More Money Now That You Are Natural?

Even though I would like to hear your thoughts on this, I understand this is a question that I can only answer from a personal standpoint. I think the best way to answer it is with a simple comparison on how much I spent prior to going natural and no...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

10 Things to Pack When Traveling With Natural Hair

Vacation Time! I know I am not the only one who loves to run away on mini weekend vacations or jump on the first cheap flight out of town. You know you’re one of them – admit it! I tend to get super excited as I start packing – then I loo...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

Fabulous Corrine Bailey Rae Inspired Twist Out

Slayed Laila!! Slayed is what you did with that twist out and I am officially inspired to try this again. I am down for a twist or braid and curl any day, and personally I tend to lean towards braids but I really liked Laila’s video because she...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

5 Relaxed Hair Ladies You Should Subscribe To On YouTube

I have a confession to make: I LOVE YOUTUBE! I could literally spend the whole day watching videos. Who would have thought that there could be a whole website dedicated to literally everything? You just type it into the search bar and it’s ther...

by Staff - 3 weeks ago

Stylist Feature – Desvari Brown “Desi”

Introduce yourself and which salon if any you work at… Hello! My name is Desi! I am a young stylist new to the Cincinnati, Ohio area. I am Paul Mitchell based and I specialize in all phases of hair, extensions, as well as braiding. How long have you...

by Staff - 4 weeks ago

How To Play With Color If You Have Relaxed Hair

  I think that we all can agree that we love changing up our hair from time to time, and changing hair color is no exception. From deep plums to raven black there is no better way to spice up your look than with some a brand new color. But for us lad...