Category : Hair Care

by Staff - 2 months ago

Yes Relaxed Girls Will Probably Have To Big Chop Too

If you Google the term ‘big chop’ the search results will almost always reference ideas surrounding starting a natural hair journey or going natural. If you put in ‘relaxed hair’ and ‘big chop’ in the search bar in...

by Staff - 2 months ago

51 Ways To Use Your Coconut Oil

I usually have three jars of coconut oil at any given time. One near my tub for oil rinsing and pre pooing, another in my kitchen cabinet for cooking and another on top of my sons chest of drawers for quick and easy access to apply to his skin and mi...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Tips And Tricks To Working With Natural Hair As A Busy Mom

To do list: laundry, pack for day-care, check homework, make breakfast, plan dinner, finish reports for that big project, parents’ conference, dance recital, family night. Does this look familiar? For most of us, hair care takes up a considerable amo...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Anatomy Of A Great Wash Day

Have you ever wondered what the wash day of the next sistah looked like? You would be surprised to discover that your routines are pretty similar with just a few tweaks here and there all things considered. Whether you are relaxed or natural we all h...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Putting Relaxer On Your Eyelashes?

When I first saw the title of this video pop on on YouTube I automatically assumed it was a joke. Surely it would turn out to be a parody video created by one of my favorite vloggers? But alas as it turns out, it is dead serious. It’s probably...

by Staff - 2 months ago

8 Really Good Protein Free Conditioners

Personally I tend look for conditioners with a little protein just so that I never run out. Call me a realist or call me out for having  ‘lack of protein’ paranoia but when you have the thinnest strands on the planet you know that even if...

by Staff - 2 months ago

10 Reasons You Are At A Hair Length Plateau

Do you know that feeling when you are at the start of your hair journey, when you are armed with knowledge that will finally launch your healthy hair goals into action and yield that long lustrous growth you’ve been dying to have ? You feel lik...

by Staff - 3 months ago

How To Prevent And Correct Protein Overload

If you asked Stevie Wonder what he would consider to be the ebony and ivory of hair care he would probably say protein and moisture or he would call security to get rid of this strange person asking him such a crazy questions. All jokes aside, if you...

by Staff - 3 months ago

10 Natural Hair Tips That Will Save You Time And Money

Kids are starting school soon. Between work, cooking, housework, working out, the baby running out of formula, teenage son breaking the washing machine with his Jordans, laundry piling up and your boss wanting that report done ASAP everything is happ...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Can You Teach Your Kids To Love Natural Hair If You Are Relaxed?

I was going about my business recently when I saw the caption on a T-shirt: “I don’t need a relaxer; my hair is not stressed out”. I laughed and thought to myself, how clever, yet the more I thought about it, the more potency the words had. Countless...

by Staff - 3 months ago

8 Things To Consider Before Coloring Your Natural Hair

I am a box color junkie, at least I used to be, but I was never the type do anything outrageously different from my natural hair color, I always bought black or shades of black. Since going natural I have been more aware of my fine hair and how diffe...

by Staff - 3 months ago

How To Co Wash Natural Hair

By now most of us know what a co-wash is. If you don’t, a co wash is simply washing your hair with a conditioner only leaving out the shampoo step all together. It is an excellent way to infuse some mid-week moisture into your hair during those...

by Staff - 3 months ago

9 Ways To Treat An Itchy Scalp Naturally

That moment when you finally get home from a long day, you take your bra off to give the girls a breather; you remove your heels, take your bun down and look for a comfortable position to sit in so that you can go HAM on your scalp. An itchy scalp is...

by Staff - 3 months ago

10 Black Hair Tips That You Really Ought To Know

Isn’t Scandal just the best thing on TV at the moment? OK I may be exaggerating a little. I am also a huge fan of The Game of Thrones, The Newsroom and Downton Abbey. But curling up in front of the box and watching Kerry Washington as Olivia Po...