Are You Really Team Natural If You Wear a Protective Style 95% Of The Time?

Are You Really Team Natural If You Wear a Protective Style 95% Of The Time?

Now, this is only a question, as some are raising their eyebrows or giving this post the side eye, assuming ...
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Confessions Of A Natural Hair Snob - If You Relax I Will Unfollow You On Social Media

Confessions Of A Natural Hair Snob – If You Relax I Will Unfollow You On Social Media

Editors Note: This is an opinion post and not the general view of Black Hair Information Who one chooses to ...
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Are You Really Natural If You Use Commercial Brands?

Are You Really Natural If You Use Commercial Brands?

Have you ever been disrespected to the point where you have to wonder does she even know what she is ...
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Is Texture Discrimination Still Relevant Or Are You Choosing To Subscribe To YouTubers Based On Content?

Is Texture Discrimination Still Relevant Or Are You Choosing To Subscribe To YouTubers Based On Content?

My natural texture is a little strange, well maybe not that strange, I have looser curls in the front and ...
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Where Is Your Money Really Going When You "Buy Black"?

Where Is Your Money Really Going When You “Buy Black”?

Unless you are boycotting social media, you already know about the Carol’s Daughter Company affiliates having filed for Chapter 11 ...
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If You Want To Find Out Who You Are Then Cut Off All Your Hair

If You Want To Find Out Who You Are Then Cut Off All Your Hair

The title of this post is odd, I know, but it was one of the things Shanti said in the ...
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Does Your Man Like Your Natural Hair And Do You Care?

Does Your Man Like Your Natural Hair And Do You Care?

Well, does he? And yes, do you ACTUALLY CARE? I find this topic or problem perplexing on so many levels ...
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Is Long Hair of Your Own Even Necessary When Wigs and Weaves Are So Readily Available?

Is Long Hair of Your Own Even Necessary When Wigs and Weaves Are So Readily Available?

Yes I know. I can just see some of you screaming or rolling your eyes at the screen like “Just get ...
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Is Natural Hair Helping Or Hurting Black Women Today?

Is Natural Hair Helping Or Hurting Black Women Today?

Let’s face it, the idea or the perception in the world about black women is clear; we are strong, mouthy, ...
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9 Overrated Natural Hair Practices

9 Overrated Natural Hair Practices

Simple Simon was that dude that tried to catch a whale with his mother’s pail and it didn’t work out ...
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Putting Relaxer On Your Eyelashes?

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

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; ...
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Do You Check With Your Man Before Changing Your Hair?

Do You Check With Your Man Before Changing Your Hair?

“You talking bout the braided pull up joint? If we talking about the same thing then I’m not a fan. A ...
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A Relaxer To Deal With Central Cetrifugal Cicatrical Alopecia?

A Relaxer To Deal With Central Cetrifugal Cicatrical Alopecia?

Recently I came across the video below from popular YouTuber glamfun who’s had some distressing news from her dermatologist. In ...
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Youtube Hair Gurus: Do Advertisements On Their Channels Diminish Their Worth?

Youtube Hair Gurus: Do Advertisements On Their Channels Diminish Their Worth?

Before the advent of cinema, celebrities were those who had the good fortune of being born in an upper class ...
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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?

NaturalNeiicey & I am Lewa ‘Guuurl there is no way, that sistah with the 3C curls is going to be able ...
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Why Is Hair So Important To Black Women?

Why Is Hair So Important To Black Women?

I think probably the worst subject I ever took in school was Statistics. I hated everything about it, and what ...
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The Dark Side Of Hair Growth Supplements And Why You May Want To Reconsider Using Them

The Dark Side Of Hair Growth Supplements And Why You May Want To Reconsider Using Them

Even though I prefer to give advice that applies to the majority of our readership, it's difficult to talk about ...
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Why Do Women Still Use Relaxers? - A Retailer's Perspective

Why Do Women Still Use Relaxers? – A Retailer’s Perspective

We receive very interesting emails here at BHI and while most of them are your standard ‘help me make my hair better’ ...
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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

I saw this comment on a post this week : I do not, however, feel that someone that always wore ...
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CRINGE - Crimes Of Hair Fashion That You Should Not Be Committing

CRINGE – Crimes Of Hair Fashion That You Should Not Be Committing

I hate the word ratchet, but when I see hairstyles that are a little tasteless that’s the only word I can think ...
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Have We Replaced Relaxers With Twist Outs Instead Of With Natural Hair?

Have We Replaced Relaxers With Twist Outs Instead Of With Natural Hair?

The other day I looked up the definition of natural hair because sometimes with all the chatter about it, I ...
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Response To “5 Hair Blogger Falsehoods Debunked by a Professional Cosmetologist” On Afrobella Part 2

Response To “5 Hair Blogger Falsehoods Debunked by a Professional Cosmetologist” On Afrobella Part 2

In Part 1 we were introduced to Camille Reed who was interviewed by Bella creator of Afrobella.com. Camille, a professional cosmetologist had expressed concerns ...
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Response To "5 Hair Blogger Falsehoods Debunked by a Professional Cosmetologist" On Afrobella Part 1

Response To “5 Hair Blogger Falsehoods Debunked by a Professional Cosmetologist” On Afrobella Part 1

You know what makes twitter amazing? The fact that you can listen to a conversation and not ever be called ...
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Westernization Is A 'Problem' Across Many Cultures

Westernization Is A ‘Problem’ Across Many Cultures

Have you ever heard the story about the three elderly Chinese men who sat in the gardens of the Changle ...
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Isn't It Better To Just Relax Natural Hair Than Flat Iron It Regularly? Part 2

Isn’t It Better To Just Relax Natural Hair Than Flat Iron It Regularly? Part 2

In the first part of this post we were just getting into the assessment behind the use of a relaxer versus regular ...
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Isn't It Better To Just Relax Natural Hair Than Flat Iron It Regularly? Part 1

Isn’t It Better To Just Relax Natural Hair Than Flat Iron It Regularly? Part 1

That's a trick question, isn't it? To answer let us apply a different scenario, Jennifer is on a weight loss journey she is ...
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Creme of Nature with Argan Oil No-Lye Relaxer

Are Relaxer Companies Running Scared Because Of The Natural Hair Movement?

Digital media has been a revolution in the hair care industry. As little as ten years ago there was precious little information online about ...
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Nappy or graphic

Is Nappy The New N Word? Response . . .

I call this a response because the idea was originally presented by the lovely ECP on her blog Longing4length. I’ve had racism on ...
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Young black girl pulling on her curly hair

Why Couldn’t God Give Me Straight Or Wavy Long Hair?

I’ve been pondering and pondering how to present this article, I could present it as a reader question then proceed ...
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Naomi Campbell in bikini and bald hairline

Lessons To Be Learned From Naomi Campbell’s Hairline

Oh Naomi Naomi. It’s hard to believe that you are 42 with that fabulous figure and lovely face. The hair ...
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"White" Products Are Great On "Black" Hair

“White” Products Are Great On “Black” Hair

I’m sure I’m not the first person to have the race conversation. You know, the one where a family member ...
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Woman with shoulder length relaxed hair

Relaxed Chicks Are Beauties Too!

Hello, Beauties! A while back I was  talking to a friend of mine who has relaxed hair. Her hair was ...
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Mean people in forums

Meanies In The Forums- How Should You Respond?

We have all been there. You are on a hair site, and you like it. You like the articles and ...
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Culture Clash Hair Extensions And The Natural Hair Movement

Culture Clash Hair Extensions And The Natural Hair Movement

Every so often I get some insight into how products are targeted to black people around the world. It’s never ...
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DAX roots jojoba oil

The New Hair Product Offering From DAX And Why I Would Not Use It

I had this question from one of our visitors last week and I thought it was important to highlight it ...
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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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