Are You Saving More Money Now That You Are Natural?

Are You Saving More Money Now That You Are Natural?

Even though I would like to hear your thoughts on this, I understand this is a question that I can ...
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If Hair Is Dead Can It Be Really Be 'Healthy'?

If Hair Is Dead Can It Be Really Be ‘Healthy’?

Some scientists describe death of a body as the end of health. So how is it that we can describe ...
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Curly Hair Etiquette - Acceptable And Unacceptable Things To Say To Natural Girls

Curly Hair Etiquette – Acceptable And Unacceptable Things To Say To Natural Girls

Curly Girl Etiquette refers to way other people treat our hair on a daily basis. By treat I mean, comment, ...
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Learning To Love Your Naked Hair And A Natural Hair PSA

Learning To Love Your Naked Hair And A Natural Hair PSA

Its the simple things sometimes that makes this life amazing, hot cocoa in the morning picked fresh from a chocolate ...
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It's Perfectly Fine To Fail Occasionally In Your Natural Hair Journey

It’s Perfectly Fine To Fail Occasionally In Your Natural Hair Journey

A wise woman once said “Its my party and I can cry if I want to” and a famous black guy once ...
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8 Great Black Owned Natural Hair Businesses

8 Great Black Owned Natural Hair Businesses

They say that when you work for yourself you work the hardest you have ever worked in your life. Have ...
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Long Hair Psychology 101: The Reasoning Behind the Necessity of Long Hair Of Your Own

Long Hair Psychology 101: The Reasoning Behind the Necessity of Long Hair Of Your Own

Since citing reasons for the necessity of growing long hair of our own despite the availability of weaves and wigs ...
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Natural Products Are Desirable But Not Necessarily Better Than Synthetic Ones

Natural Products Are Desirable But Not Necessarily Better Than Synthetic Ones

Raw foodism has gained in popularity in the last decade or so with restaurants and online stores popping up everywhere ...
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What Does Natural Hair Mean To You?

What Does Natural Hair Mean To You?

If you Google the question “what is natural hair?” one of the first websites to pop up will be Wikipedia, ...
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Biotin And Skin Break Out Issues - Be Cautious

Biotin And Skin Break Out Issues – Be Cautious

If by chance I was hired to be an ambassador for biotin or any other pills related to encouraging hair ...
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The Forgotten Mature Naturals: Embracing The Gray And Hair Tips

The Forgotten Mature Naturals: Embracing The Gray And Hair Tips

We are familiar with some of the anecdotes related to the mature woman; “with age comes wisdom, experience teaches wisdom.” ...
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Tips to Teach Children How to Accept Their Natural Hair Even When Others Don't

Tips to Teach Children How to Accept Their Natural Hair Even When Others Don’t

Little black girl cries because she does not have long curl hair. It’s that time again when the spirit of ...
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What The Beehive: Rave Reviews On The Benefits Of Bee Pollen In Hair Care?

What The Beehive: Rave Reviews On The Benefits Of Bee Pollen In Hair Care?

The hair care community and more so the beauty industry keep us in the know as it relates to doling ...
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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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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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But My Stylist Said  . . . ?

But My Stylist Said . . . ?

But my stylist said . . . co-washing is absolutely ridiculous there is no way you can ‘wash’ your hair ...
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20 Of The Best Black Hair Memes

20 Of The Best Black Hair Memes

I’m a stickler for good language. I don’t use slang too often and even when I do I want to ...
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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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Who Else Wants Hair Products That Just Work?

Who Else Wants Hair Products That Just Work?

Insincere advertising has been around as long as, well, advertising. In the 1920’s Listerine (the mouthwash) was declaring itself a cure all ...
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Persistence Is Better Than Perfection In Your Hair Regimen

Persistence Is Better Than Perfection In Your Hair Regimen

Everyone's heard the story that Thomas Edison failed 10,000 times when trying to create a working light bulb before finally succeeding. When ...
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Fabulous Natural Hair Dolls - Time To Recapture Your Childhood!

Fabulous Natural Hair Dolls – Time To Recapture Your Childhood!

I grew up playing with standard caucasian dolls. From baby dolls in prams to Barbies in princess dresses. I remember ...
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Woman with hands in her curly hair

How Do You Know That You Love Your Hair?

At a recent hair conference the question was posed, do black women really love their hair? The premise for this ...
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Bald woman posing

Bald is the New Bold

More and more women are rocking that beautiful bald head look with no concern with critics or the normal criticism ...
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Pibbs 514 Kwik Dry

5 Hair Upgrades That Are Worth the Money!

At the start of my hair journey I already had quite an arsenal of hair tools and products.  A tabletop ...
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5 Things I Now Know About Healthy Relaxed Hair That I Couldn't Live Without

5 Things I Now Know About Healthy Relaxed Hair That I Couldn’t Live Without

Most of us on healthy hair journeys will come across tips and tricks on how to deal with our hair ...
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Natural Lady Looking skeptical

Will That Product Work On My Natural Hair? – Are You Kidding Me?

I was discussing hair with a colleague of mine whom I will call M for simplicity.  M is natural and ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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