Category : Hair Care

by Staff - 5 months ago

Flat Twist Out With Banding On Natural Hair

One of the things us girls with tighter curl patterns have a real issue with is shrinkage. While shrinkage isn’t that bad and most of us have accepted that it is the nature of the beast with our hair we continue to find creative ways of stretch...

by Staff - 5 months ago

Transitioning 101 – Styling Your Hair

Styling transitioning hair is very different from styling relaxed or natural hair. Going natural by long-term transitioning is the complete opposite of doing the Big Chop. Transitioning hair is temperamental and must be treated gently and patiently....

by Staff - 5 months ago

Are You A Product Junkie? Tips On How To Recover

Move away from the hair product aisle. Yes that’s it, nice and slowly. Now listen up, didn’t you just purchase 2 conditioners and a moisturizer last week? Have you even tried them yet? And now you are at the BSS stalking that new product...

by Staff - 5 months ago

How To Create A Gorgeous 3 Strand Twist Out On Natural Hair

My home girl, Alyssa Forever from YouTube demonstrates how to do a 3 strand twist out which is much different from a two strand twist or a regular braid. Honestly she can show you better than I can tell you but the results are more like a rope effect...

by Staff - 5 months ago

A Look At The Dominican Blowout Technique On Natural Hair

If you lived in any of the Boroughs of New York, chances are you have either been to a Dominican Salon or you have heard about one. I lived in Brooklyn for a minute and during that time I had my fair share of Dominican roller sets and the occasional...

by Staff - 5 months ago

How To Achieve Loose Waves Using the Instyler

The Instyler is a pretty much curling iron and a hair straightener all in one. In the below tutorial, my Jamaican friend in my head, Tina describes and shows how she uses it on her loose textured hair. Tina has coarse thick strands, so even though sh...

by Staff - 5 months ago

Cayenne Pepper As A Hair Growth Aid?

Most of us know cayenne as a food spice, right? It’s in our favorite hot sauces and it can be used as a cure for some illnesses. Heck, cayenne pepper is even used as a weight loss supplement. But what would you do if I told you that some of us are us...

by Staff - 5 months ago

Simple Protective Style – Long Twists Tutorial

I gotta say after watching the below video Dr. Nina aka BeautifulBrwnBabyDol seriously has me ready to go out and get some of that hair she used for her twists and its 12.16AM. I am not an extensions kind of girl, but for a while I have been really l...

by Staff - 5 months ago

Transitioning 101: An Example Regimen For A Transitioner

Finding a weekly washing and conditioning regimen sounds so simple but honestly there are several different ways to do it. Just assuming all transitioners wash their hair weekly is incorrect as well as assuming everyone even uses shampoo! Despite the...

by Staff - 5 months ago

The LOG Method For A Shiny Moisturized Wash And Go

I know, I know, I know, yet another method of doing something for our natural hair, and we are practically drowning in acronyms already! Well this was all inspired by LHDC-TV on YouTube, she coined the phrase so don’t kill me! LOG stands for Li...

by Staff - 5 months ago

The Curly Girl Method For Natural Hair

What is the curly girl method? The curly girl method is just an alternative to caring for your natural hair that is different from your typical, shampoo, condition and style regimen you are probably used to. The curly girl approach was created by Lor...

by Staff - 5 months ago

Kelli-Nicole’s Braid-Out Tutorial

Get ready for cuteness overload because little Kelli-Nicole is totally adorable! Alicia James who we have featured here on BHI a few times has a little girl named Kelli and she created a hair channel dedicated to just her hair. We often get questions...