Top 20 Reasons To Return To Natural Hair

Top 20 Reasons To Return To Natural Hair

One of my favorite poems of all time is Still I Rise by Maya Angelou. The words of the poem ...
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Why Is The Hair At My Crown Looser Than The Rest Of My Natural Hair?

Why Is The Hair At My Crown Looser Than The Rest Of My Natural Hair?

Many of us long term naturals have noticed it. The hair closest to our forehead or nape is easier to ...
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Can You Ever Be Too Old To Go Natural?

Can You Ever Be Too Old To Go Natural?

I recently saw a senior citizen sporting snow white Afro curls and thought ” Wow, she exudes class”. The flecks ...
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Would You Wear Kinky Hair Extensions?

Would You Wear Kinky Hair Extensions?

I have used extensions off and on during my hair journey and I genuinely think that they are a valid ...
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Just Because You Can Pull Off A Wash And Go Doesn't Mean You Should

Just Because You Can Pull Off A Wash And Go Doesn’t Mean You Should

Hair envy, hair crushes; we’ve all had these at some point on our hair journey. The way we react to ...
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Natural Hair In The Caribbean: The Truth

Natural Hair In The Caribbean: The Truth

Clothes check, shoes check, nails check, hair double check. Caribbean women take great pride in their appearance; we love to ...
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Tips And Tricks To Working With Natural Hair As A Busy Mom

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’ ...
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10 Natural Hair Tips That Will Save You Time And Money

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 ...
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8 Things To Consider Before Coloring Your Natural Hair

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 ...
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How To Co Wash Natural Hair

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 ...
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Can You Loosen Your Natural 4a Hair Texture To 3c?

Can You Loosen Your Natural 4a Hair Texture To 3c?

If you’ve ever watched a car salesman and a customer trying to come to a mutual agreement on a price ...
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How To Fall In Love With Your Natural Hair

How To Fall In Love With Your Natural Hair

It is a hot summer night and you are at your favorite look out spot with your man. You know what’s ...
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Transitioning Hair Inspiration: How To Straighten Transitioning Hair

Transitioning Hair Inspiration: How To Straighten Transitioning Hair

I am in awe of anyone who chooses to transition long term. Not only does it prove that your relaxed ...
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7 Ways To Rock A TWA

7 Ways To Rock A TWA

You may not think so immediately following your Big Chop but hands down the TWA is one of the sexiest ...
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Can You Learn Anything From A Naturalista With A Different Texture From You?

Can You Learn Anything From A Naturalista With A Different Texture From You?

PGneiicey and Naptural85 ‘Guuurl there is no way, that sistah with the 3C curls is going to be able to tell ...
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7 Real Benefits Of Having Fine Natural Hair

7 Real Benefits Of Having Fine Natural Hair

I am the last person you should ask about the benefits of fine hair, I am usually the one complaining ...
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How To Band Your Natural Hair For A Heat Free Blowout

How To Band Your Natural Hair For A Heat Free Blowout

One of the most common complaints comments that I get from people who are newly natural is that their hair ...
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8 Powerful Tips For Transitioning To Natural In The Long Term

8 Powerful Tips For Transitioning To Natural In The Long Term

There might come a time in a relaxed girls life where she might decide ‘You know what boo I aint ...
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30 Updo Hairstyles For Your Natural Hair

30 Updo Hairstyles For Your Natural Hair

A couple of days ago I went to watch Star Trek Into Darkness and while I’m in no danger of ...
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Products That Naturals Wish Someone Would Invent Already!

Products That Naturals Wish Someone Would Invent Already!

How many times have you seen a simple invention and slapped yourself silly in your head thinking, dang I could ...
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Natural Hair At Work: 6 Best Practices To Remain Professional

Natural Hair At Work: 6 Best Practices To Remain Professional

Back in March, the Huffington Post did an article surrounding the topic that black women worry that their natural hair ...
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I’m So Much More Natural Than You! – A Protective Styling Debate

I’m So Much More Natural Than You! – A Protective Styling Debate

By Emily Of EmilyCottonTop I saw this comment on a post this week : I do not, however, feel that ...
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Is 4b Hair Simply Dry Unmoisturized 4a Hair?

Is 4b Hair Simply Dry Unmoisturized 4a Hair?

We don’t get too caught up in the number and letter hair typing system here, we prefer simply to dispense advice ...
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How To Wash Your Natural Hair Less Often And Retain More Length

How To Wash Your Natural Hair Less Often And Retain More Length

I will reluctantly admit that when I first heard that some women wash their hair once a month my first thought was ...
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Finger Detangling - How To Go Comb Free For Natural Or Relaxed Hair

Finger Detangling – How To Go Comb Free For Natural Or Relaxed Hair

I am the ultimate minimalist. If I could find one product that washed, conditioned and styled my hair all in ...
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7 Brilliant Natural Hair Styling Products Under $25

7 Brilliant Natural Hair Styling Products Under $25

I went to the mall the other day and to my surprise they had opened a new beauty supply store ...
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Using Baking Soda As A Natural Texturizer

Using Baking Soda As A Natural Texturizer

Ah baking soda. To begin with we loved you then Kimmaytube told us you were evil after which many of ...
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Young woman touching her temples while being angry

Is Your Natural Hair Really Unmanageable Or Do You Need To Re-Adjust Your Thinking

There is no right or wrong reason for wanting to go natural. Some do it because they want to learn how to ...
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Very frustrated and angry woman pulling her natural hair

What To Do When Relaxer Temptation Strikes

If you have been natural or transitioning for any length of time, the temptation to relax your hair will probably ...
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Black hair melodrama

Natural Hair Melodrama Is A Major Put Off When You Ain’t So Natural Yourself

I like to speak correctly, yes I’m one of those annoying people who like to correct grammar when it is glaringly wrong ...
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Long Healthy Natural Hair Pyramid - A Regimen At A Glance

Long Healthy Natural Hair Pyramid – A Regimen At A Glance

You can’t create a one size fits all approach to a natural hair regimen, even amongst natural hair gurus, their ...
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The Ultimate Secret To Long Natural Hair Is . . .

The Ultimate Secret To Long Natural Hair Is . . .

So I just had to share this video by youtube loc guru and funny girl Chescalocs. Sit back and have ...
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Bantu knot out on natural hair

How To Create The Perfect Bantu Knot-Out Set On Natural Hair

Who doesn’t like a great bantu knot set? Bantu knots are essentially heatless twists that you can add to your ...
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Natural black blown out hair in a ponytail

Can Straight Hair Be Considered A Protective Style?

Rocking your hair straight in the winter is for some a no brainer, often you will hear naturals say things ...
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Woman with curly hair looking serious and angry

The Curly Hair Etiquette Pamphlet – Do’s And Don’ts

You have decided to say no to the relaxer for whatever reason, and now you are now a curl girl ...
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