Are You Selfish With Your Healthy Hair "Secrets"?

Are You Selfish With Your Healthy Hair “Secrets”?

I’ve seen too many posts to count from ladies complaining that they have no support from their family or friends, ...
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Have our Hair Journeys Caused Us to Stop Patronizing Black Haircare Lines?

Have our Hair Journeys Caused Us to Stop Patronizing Black Haircare Lines?

Our Small “Section” (we don’t even get an entire aisle) I’m an eighties baby and when I was coming up ...
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Grading System For Natural Hair Types, Are They Annoying You Too?

Grading System For Natural Hair Types, Are They Annoying You Too?

Ok, Ok, I guess I have no choice but to ride with the pack on this. It seems that natural hair ...
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Hypermarkets, Beauty Supply Stores and Lace Wigs

Hypermarkets, Beauty Supply Stores and Lace Wigs

If you are anything like me you have a love hate relationship with large supermarkets otherwise called hypermarkets. Walmart or ...
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Top 10 Controversial Hair Stories Of 2017

Top 10 Controversial Hair Stories Of 2017

It’s that time of year when we like to take stock of all that has happened in the last 12 ...
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Hard Core Naturals, Where Does It Stop?

Hard Core Naturals, Where Does It Stop?

Do you really keep to the word or the spirit of being natural? My hair is natural. By that, I ...
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No Afro Zone Warning

Relaxing Your Hair Is Just A Hairstyle Not A Sell Out

And wearing your hair natural is not a political statement When did how a black woman chooses to wear her ...
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Medium length relaxed hair

Teaching your friends to care for their hair, a lesson in time wasting?

If you have not learned the ‘truth’ about afro hair care, not the nonesense many ‘professional’ salons teach but the ...
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Is The J.Crew Struggle Bun Controversy Much Ado About Nothing?

Is The J.Crew Struggle Bun Controversy Much Ado About Nothing?

This past week we saw outrage in Twitter land when J. Crew showed a black model in one of their ...
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They Say Natural Hair Is a Trend That is Ending...

They Say Natural Hair Is a Trend That is Ending…

Contents: Say What? Why All The Talk About The Movement Ending? What’s Their Evidence? What’s The Fuss About? We Made ...
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What Makes A Hairstyle Ghetto?

What Makes A Hairstyle Ghetto?

I’ve seen it countless times; people bashing hairstyles they would not wear, hairstyles regarded as outlandish. Just check social media ...
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Straightening Your Natural Hair a Sign of Insecurity?

Straightening Your Natural Hair a Sign of Insecurity?

Contents: Some Of Us Weren’t Ready Impatient Or Incompetent Stylists We Want The Best Of Both Worlds Final Thoughts So ...
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Can the Blood-group Diet Help With Hair Loss or Longer Hair?

Can the Blood-group Diet Help With Hair Loss or Longer Hair?

We always say that healthy hair leads to longer hair. We also think that a big part of any successful ...
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This Video Of A White Woman Getting Locs Was The Worse Thing I Have Seen All Week

This Video Of A White Woman Getting Locs Was The Worse Thing I Have Seen All Week

Watch this!: Now that I have pretty much assaulted your eyes with something that cannot be unseen can we talk ...
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Boyfriend Slays My Hair - A Love Story And A Protective Style

Boyfriend Slays My Hair – A Love Story And A Protective Style

A few days ago Brianna reached out to us and asked that we could share her video of her boyfriend ...
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My Postpartum Shedding Theory Went Bust

My Postpartum Shedding Theory Went Bust

Postpartum shedding for a third time was not something I was looking forward to. I had already been there twice ...
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black woman confused

10 Rules For Natural Hair I Do not Follow

One thing I realized about the natural hair community is that there are all of these rules to follow. I ...
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3 Black Hair Products That Have Stood The Test Of Time

3 Black Hair Products That Have Stood The Test Of Time

These days longevity is not the rule, but the exception. Shelves are lined with products we’ve never heard of. By ...
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This Post About Coconut Oil Hair Conditioner Marketing Had Me in Stitches

This Post About Coconut Oil Hair Conditioner Marketing Had Me in Stitches

Everyone knows coconut oil has been a staple in a curly girl’s arsenal for the longest time. We also know ...
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Here's What Happened When I Stopped Following The "Hair Typing" System

Here’s What Happened When I Stopped Following The “Hair Typing” System

At the beginning of my natural hair journey, I was completely confused by all of these women describing their hair ...
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Curls Unbothered

“Why Would You Cut Your Hair?” – Natural Hair Vlogger Shares Why She Did A Second Big Chop

Are you considering cutting your hair? I have! As a matter of fact it has been a recurring thought for ...
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4 Ways To Use Instagram To Document Your Hair Journey

4 Ways To Use Instagram To Document Your Hair Journey

We are always looking at ways to document our own hair journey as well as share with our audience ways ...
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Coming To Terms With Cutting Your Hair - 4 Questions To Ask Yourself

Coming To Terms With Cutting Your Hair – 4 Questions To Ask Yourself

I have been really wrestling with the thought of cutting my hair mostly for aesthetic reasons. I have had long ...
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"Screaming Bloody Murder Is Still Her Forte" - How I Cope With My Child's Wash Day Routine

“Screaming Bloody Murder Is Still Her Forte” – How I Cope With My Child’s Wash Day Routine

Every time I meet a parent with a kid who has curly hair, I ask them “how is your child’s ...
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Natural Hair Lingo I Didn't Know When I Started My Natural Journey

Natural Hair Lingo I Didn’t Know When I Started My Natural Journey

When I first went natural, it was like I entered into a whole new world which included it’s very own ...
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Professional Or Not? - Flight Attendant Says She Was Discriminated Against Based On Her Hairstyle

Professional Or Not? – Flight Attendant Says She Was Discriminated Against Based On Her Hairstyle

A flight attendant reported that the airline she worked for discriminated against her due to her hairstyle. She shared with ...
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True Life: I'm Living a Double Hair Life And I Am Not Sure What To Do

True Life: I’m Living a Double Hair Life And I Am Not Sure What To Do

I’ve been natural for almost 4 years now, and I decided to invest in a high quality lacefront wig at ...
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London News Paper Rips Solange's Image To Sell A Story And Social Media Isn't Having It

London News Paper Rips Solange’s Image To Sell A Story And Social Media Isn’t Having It

Before I get into the usual crying about appropriation I am reminded of that song Solange did on her amazing ...
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A Lesson On “Hairspiration” For All My Type 4 Naturalistas

A Lesson On “Hairspiration” For All My Type 4 Naturalistas

From a fellow type 4 something girl, this message goes out to the other type 4s who may be running ...
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