Category : Lifestyle

by Staff - 1 week ago

Stylist Feature – Shantel Bailey

Introduce yourself and which salon if any do you work with… Hello my name is Shantel Bailey and I am Self-Employed. I have been licensed for 3 years and studied at Georgia Career Institute. I specialize in braids, relaxed hair and natural hair. What...

by Staff - 1 week ago

No-Bake Banana Pudding Parfaits

As the weather heats up, you don’t want to spend your time in front of the heat from an oven. I have an awesome and very easy No Bake Banana Pudding Parfaits recipe that will make your life easier this summer. Is it me, or is it when you are a wife,...

by Staff - 1 week ago

5 Ways To Make Use Of Your Cheap Conditioners

Being smart with your natural hair products is the only way to get the best out of them in the price area. Some pricier brands are worth the extra cash but aren’t necessary for your week to week washes. Sometimes we buy those extra special hair produ...

by Staff - 2 weeks ago

Two Strand Twists on Locs

The other day we posted a picture of a gentleman on Facebook who had what is called a two strand twist style on locs. Frankly I have never heard of such a thing because in my family most of the men with locs do what is called free form locs, kind of...

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

10 Events Every Black Atlantan Should Attend This June

Summer is finally here! Check out my list of 10 events Black professionals should attend this June in Atlanta, GA. Red Havana: The Ultimate Day Party Saturday, June 1, 2019 eventbrite.com/e/red-havana-the-ultimate-day-party-tickets Summit21 2019 Conf...