7 Tips On Handling Holiday Negativity Aimed At Your Natural Hair

7 Tips On Handling Holiday Negativity Aimed At Your Natural Hair

The holidays are upon us. Whether you are in sunny California with a slight dip in temperatures at night or ...
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Little Known Ways To Boost Your Hair's Tensile Strength

Little Known Ways To Boost Your Hair’s Tensile Strength

Tensile? What in the world do you mean by that? Ok do not sit there reading this and think, ' ...
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Apply The Benefits of Chocolate to Achieve Healthy Hair

Apply The Benefits of Chocolate to Achieve Healthy Hair

Chocolate is a girl’s best friend. What, you thought it was diamonds? Well, you would be wrong since not every ...
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5 Important Things I've Learned About Caring For Texlaxed Hair

5 Important Things I’ve Learned About Caring For Texlaxed Hair

I’m a sucker for a good challenge/project to throw myself into. Freshmen year I wanted to master healthy relaxed hair ...
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Tips For Beautiful Wearable Twists

Tips For Beautiful Wearable Twists

Just call me ‘two left hands Shorty’ because back in the day, I couldn’t twist, braid, cornrow, or flat twist ...
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Do Not Ignore These 9 Symptoms Of Distressed Hair

Do Not Ignore These 9 Symptoms Of Distressed Hair

You have seen the error of your ways and you have made a resolution to approach your hair care differently ...
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6 Tips For Older Women Considering Going Natural

6 Tips For Older Women Considering Going Natural

Uh oh, am I offending some by excluding them with this post? Sorry but older women do need guidance too ...
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The Best Moisturizers For Really Dry Natural Hair - LOC Method Friendly

The Best Moisturizers For Really Dry Natural Hair – LOC Method Friendly

Remember that LOC method post you all liked so much? Don’t even front, we know you liked that one! Well ...
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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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How To Double Stretch Natural Hair

How To Double Stretch Natural Hair

Twist out, shrink, braid out, shrink, Wash and go, shrink, unless you have decided to just accept your shrinkage and ...
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How To Care For Flat Ironed Hair While You Work Out

How To Care For Flat Ironed Hair While You Work Out

I know, I know, for most of us seeing the words “flat ironed hair” and “work out” in the same ...
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How To Choose The Best Protein Treatment For Your Hair

How To Choose The Best Protein Treatment For Your Hair

I can't say that I'm newly natural, in fact, a more spot on description would probably be "newly enlightened", but ...
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Ever Wonder Why It Can Be So Difficult To Find A Hairdresser For Your Natural Hair?

Ever Wonder Why It Can Be So Difficult To Find A Hairdresser For Your Natural Hair?

One day I was walking down a popular shopping avenue, and found myself in a strange position. I had just ...
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Do You Have To Cut Thin Ends Off While You Grow Out Your Hair?

Do You Have To Cut Thin Ends Off While You Grow Out Your Hair?

I had never seen such beautiful hair on a real live person. Sure there were models in magazines with sewn ...
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7 Deadly Sins of Hair Care

7 Deadly Sins of Hair Care

Testimony I too can say that I have fallen victim to the wiles of temptation; the daily flat ironing sessions ...
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Top 7 Natural Oils With SPF Sun Protection

Top 7 Natural Oils With SPF Sun Protection

Its snowing in Colorado right now and with news like that we really do not have a choice but to ...
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Don't Use Lack Of Time As An Excuse For A Poor Hair Regimen

Don’t Use Lack Of Time As An Excuse For A Poor Hair Regimen

I do not have time to deep condition my hair, really I don’t. I do want to deep condition it  and every ...
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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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What Are Tea Rinses And How Do They Benefit Your Hair?

What Are Tea Rinses And How Do They Benefit Your Hair?

Everywhere you turn these days there are rave reviews about super foods. Want a thinner waistline and a model’s profile? ...
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6 Practices That Rob Moisture From Your Hair

6 Practices That Rob Moisture From Your Hair

My family and I went to the Formula One races last weekend and here is the list of things that ...
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Postpartum Shedding - What To Expect For Baby And Mom

Postpartum Shedding – What To Expect For Baby And Mom

My son Jonross is almost 11 months old. It’s crazy how fast time flies because for me it was just ...
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Trust The Process Even When You Think It's Not Working

Trust The Process Even When You Think It’s Not Working

We all need motivation sometimes so let me allow Napoleon Hill to tell you a story… An uncle of R.U ...
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6 Ways To Deal With A Bad Hair Day Without Losing Your Cool

6 Ways To Deal With A Bad Hair Day Without Losing Your Cool

Step away from the scissors, step — away— from— the scissors! There is no way I can sit here in front ...
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8 Tips To Shave Time Off Your Weekly Hair Regimen

8 Tips To Shave Time Off Your Weekly Hair Regimen

We have been talking about saving time a lot lately and for me it is always at the forefront of ...
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51 Ways To Use Your Coconut Oil

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 ...
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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 Reasons You Are At A Hair Length Plateau

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 ...
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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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9 Ways To Treat An Itchy Scalp Naturally

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 ...
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10 Black Hair Tips That You Really Ought To Know

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 ...
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Hair Under The Microscope: Types Of Hair Ends Deconstructed

Hair Under The Microscope: Types Of Hair Ends Deconstructed

See full size image After years or even decades of mistreating your hair and dealing with the problems that came ...
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How to Use Wet Bunning For Length Retention

How to Use Wet Bunning For Length Retention

Last year my number one cause of breakage may have been the typical dry ends or relentless single strand knots. With ...
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10 Ingredients You Should Look For In Your Conditioner

10 Ingredients You Should Look For In Your Conditioner

I remember how happy I was to see that there was going to be a new natural hair company launched ...
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The Beauty Spoon: Get Every Last Drop Of Your Hair Products

The Beauty Spoon: Get Every Last Drop Of Your Hair Products

So I was co-washing my hair a few weeks ago with my Aussie Moist Conditioner which was running out. Now ...
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