Category : Hair Care

by Staff - 1 day ago

The Search and Destroy Method

Have you ever heard the saying ' If it aint broke, don't fix it" well that is my personal approach to trimming my hair. That's why I am an avid supporter of the search and destroy method for natural hair, and I have found that for those women who hav...

by Staff - 2 days ago

How To Save Matted Slept On Curls

At least twice a week I wake up on the wrong side of the bed. Well, either I wake up on the wrong side of the bed or my satin bonnet does! It usually goes something like this, I peek my eyes open to realize that my layer of defense, my satin bonnet h...

by Staff - 3 days ago

How To Do Yarn Dreads- A Great Alternative to Permanent Locs

Dreadlocks are one of the most gorgeous and regal hairstyles that can truly show the beauty of our black hair and culture.  While most of us admire locs from afar and wouldn’t mind wearing them, there is also a hesitance to wear locs just becau...

by Staff - 4 days ago

How To Care For Flat Ironed Hair While You Work Out

I know, I know, for most of us seeing the words “flat ironed hair” and “work out” in the same sentence together can make our souls cringe. Because for those of us who work out, we have experienced many times where our freshly blown out swangin hair b...

by Staff - 5 days ago

Finger Coils, An Easy Styling Options For Super Coily Hair

Oh how I envied her curls as I sat there eyes glued to my laptop screen while watching ladykpnyc on youtube (whatever happened to her?). She would apply a product and smooth it over her springy bouncy curls, they seemed to have a life of their own as...

by Staff - 6 days ago

How To Use Glycerin In Dry Non Humid Weather

Glycerin is one of those ingredients everyone loves to hate including me. My reasons are varied; at first I didn't like it because all the cool girls hated it. Then I didn't like the sticky texture and thought it would make any concoction I made a di...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Halo Updo Protective Style – Crown Braid Tutorial

It’s been raining all day today and according to my weather app, the rain should continue for the rest of the week so what better time like the present to wear a cute protective style. This halo hair style otherwise known as a crown braid is demonstr...

by Staff - 1 week ago

10 Tips For Those Getting Braids For The First Time

Before my healthy hair days, the days when I didn’t know that deep conditioning existed, I decided to get braid extensions in hopes that they would magically help my overly processed barely neck length hair “grow” (not retain length), notice how I ca...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Stretch 4c Hair With Flexi Rods Tutorial

I often talk about the importance of keeping your natural hair stretched for length retention here on BHI. Keeping your hair stretched, particularly if you have type 4 hair that doesn’t clump and tends to coil and curl around itself is importan...

by Staff - 1 week ago

The Oil Cleansing Method And It’s Benefits For Your Skin

It’s no secret I have always had problematic skin. Teenage acne made its way into adult acne and let’s not forget the monthly hormonal acne. With that being said, I’ve tried just about every cleansing product on the market (including Proactiv Solutio...