Category : Hair Care

- 11 months ago

The French Braided High Puff

With all of the beautiful hairstyles that natural hair is capable of executing, I have to say that the High Puff is one of my favorites. Although I was texturized at the time (I’m now 4 months post 3rd BC. YAY!) the Wash n Go High Puff was my g...

- 11 months ago

3 Gorgeous Curling Wand Style Tutorials

I can safely say without a doubt that curling wands are the business, and to think I avoided them for a pretty long time for a variety of reasons. My reasons stemmed from not wanting to use heat to just thinking that the wands are just a rip off. Aft...

- 11 months ago

Two Weird Tricks You Can Use To Cover Your Gray Hair

We all know about those products and dyes that are on the shelf that are specifically geared towards covering your gray hair. Those are all great for a long term solution but what if you want something quick and easy? Here are two weird tricks you ca...

- 11 months ago

A few Options For Styling Your Box Braids

Some of us have decided that braids are the way to go this holiday season, but styling them might still be a problem. Because braids are considered a style themselves, and they are literally individual pieces of hair, you might find it hard to get cr...

- 11 months ago

4 Halloween Looks for Natural Hair Gals

Oh my goodness y’all! So one of my favorite holidays are coming right around the corner…HALLOWEEN! Yes, I love Halloween, and it doesn’t matter how old I get, I always will. I mean how can you not? Crisp, Fall air. Jack-O-Lanterns a...

- 11 months ago

8 Reasons You Are Still Not Retaining Length

Yes, you read the blog, yes you do protective styles, yes you finger detangle but it’s 2014. You have been natural since 2008 and your hair is still neck length when at full shrinkage and just barely past your arm pits stretched. You watch YouT...

- 11 months ago

10 Natural Hair Hacks That Will Make Your Life Simple

“I have to do what?” “Wait, do I water, oil, then cream or water, cream, then oil?” “I’m so confused!” So this was me about 2 years ago when I first went natural and so excited about my journey to grow health...

- 11 months ago

20 Things You Should Never Say To A Natural

So you finally got relaxers off your back, out of your wallet, and out of your precious mane. You have reduced the use of flat irons and have really started loving your curls and kinks. You have accepted yourself as a naturalista and you are enjoying...

- 11 months ago

Stretch Your Hair Using French Braids

A lot of us may want large stretched curls and even though we embrace our kinks and coils, sometimes we want to stretch our hair out a little so that we can flaunt our true length. Hair styles like wash n gos don’t do justice for tightly coiled...

- 11 months ago

A few Reasons You Should Add Oil Rinsing To Your Wash Day Routine

Have you ever heard about Oil Rinsing? Well it is quite interesting, so interesting that we have talked about it on the blog a couple of times in the past. Oil Rinsing is an additional process that you would do on wash day when washing your hair. The...

- 11 months ago

Four Reasons I Would Never Texturize My Natural Hair

I love my natural hair…period. I love the texture, color, versatility and unpredictability it offers me daily and that even means on the so-called ‘bad hair days’. I am a natural of almost a decade and although the journey has had s...

- 11 months ago

3 Styling Tutorials That Can Help You To Style Your New TWA

Hey, girl, so I hear you are new to this natural thing? Did you just do The Big Chop? I bet you are freaking out about what to do next. Well not to worry, if you need some hair styling tips dealing with that TWA (Teeny Weeny Afro), we have you covere...