3 Things To Remember When Deep Conditioning Relaxed Hair

3 Things To Remember When Deep Conditioning Relaxed Hair

Dare I say it; relaxed hair gets really dry too! One of the things that stood out for me the ...
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Clips Ins As A Protective Style?

Clips Ins As A Protective Style?

I’d like to think that my hair journey has made me a bit adventurous. I’ve learned to try out different ...
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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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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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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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Protective Styling - How To Install Crotchet Braids Tutorial

Protective Styling – How To Install Crotchet Braids Tutorial

Recently we wrote about the decline of relaxer sales over the last few years since the popularity of the healthy ...
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5 Ways To Deal With A Rubbish Conditioner

5 Ways To Deal With A Rubbish Conditioner

You know what I hate? Getting sucked in by fancy packaging! This is the oldest marketing trick in the book ...
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A Basic Length Retention Regimen For High Shrinkage 4b 4c Hair

A Basic Length Retention Regimen For High Shrinkage 4b 4c Hair

“The fact of the matter is princess; there is no secret to long hair!” - Unknown I can’t tell you ...
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Want Thick Silky Shiny Hair Without Changing Your Color? - Cassia Obovata May Be The Answer

Want Thick Silky Shiny Hair Without Changing Your Color? – Cassia Obovata May Be The Answer

I like seeing some of the African or African American ladies who experiment with coloring their hair. I've seen blondes, ...
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How To Use Glycerin In Dry Non Humid Weather

How To Use Glycerin In Dry Non Humid Weather

Glycerin is one of those ingredients everyone loves to hate including me. My reasons are varied; at first I didn't ...
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Egg Protein, Tea Rinses And Garlic Conditioner Tutorials For Shedding and Breakage

Egg Protein, Tea Rinses And Garlic Conditioner Tutorials For Shedding and Breakage

So we are approaching the yuletide season which means great food, great parties and frigid temperatures. For some of us, ...
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The LOC Method Explained - Why It Is The Best Way To Moisturize Your Hair

The LOC Method Explained – Why It Is The Best Way To Moisturize Your Hair

If you are on a new hair journey, abbreviations can get a bit daunting, and sometimes you may wonder if ...
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How Long You Have Been Natural Does Not Dictate How Much You Know

How Long You Have Been Natural Does Not Dictate How Much You Know

It’s almost thanksgiving and this year I plan to make my infamous delectable peach cobbler. I never grew up eating ...
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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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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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4 Reasons Why Your Nape Hair Is Breaking And What To Do About It

4 Reasons Why Your Nape Hair Is Breaking And What To Do About It

Have you ever done a length check and noticed that your nape hair is shorter the other sections of your ...
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Onion Juice For Alopecia?

Onion Juice For Alopecia?

Honestly I really cannot fathom blending an onion, straining it, adding it to my hair and sitting for an hour ...
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How Hard Water Affects Your Hair Care Routine

How Hard Water Affects Your Hair Care Routine

I think one of my biggest pet peeves is a dirty kitchen; I cannot cook unless my kitchen is spotless ...
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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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The Difference Between Shedding And Breakage

The Difference Between Shedding And Breakage

Salt. Sugar. At first glance, these two substances look very similar. They're both white and crystalline. As children, many of ...
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The Inversion Method - Grow 1 Inch Of Hair In 7 Days!

The Inversion Method – Grow 1 Inch Of Hair In 7 Days!

Read All About It! TV & Computer Craze Is Giving Kids Cancer! Cops Probe Obama! Daily Pill To Cure Diabetes! ...
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Do You Need To Prepoo If You Only Wash Your Hair Once A Month?

Do You Need To Prepoo If You Only Wash Your Hair Once A Month?

If you asked me that question and gave me only 2 seconds to answer it I would probably blurt out YES! ...
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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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Yes Relaxed Girls Will Probably Have To Big Chop Too

Yes Relaxed Girls Will Probably Have To Big Chop Too

If you Google the term ‘big chop’ the search results will almost always reference ideas surrounding starting a natural hair journey ...
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8 Really Good Protein Free Conditioners

8 Really Good Protein Free Conditioners

Personally I tend look for conditioners with a little protein just so that I never run out. Call me a ...
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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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How To Prevent And Correct Protein Overload

How To Prevent And Correct Protein Overload

If you asked Stevie Wonder what he would consider to be the ebony and ivory of hair care he would ...
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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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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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Are Protein Treatments And Conditioners Absolutely Necessary In Your Hair Journey?

Are Protein Treatments And Conditioners Absolutely Necessary In Your Hair Journey?

Between hair growth pills, hair growth oils and pomades that tingle when you apply them to your scalp, we are ...
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Protective Styling: Cleaning Your Scalp With Witch Hazel

Protective Styling: Cleaning Your Scalp With Witch Hazel

I am a nineties girl, Bell Biv Devoe, Brandy, black lipstick and a ton of eyeliner. Call it my version ...
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You Are Not Failing If Your Hair Gets Dry!

You Are Not Failing If Your Hair Gets Dry!

Have you ever heard the saying, ‘It is the nature of the beast’? There are times I will look at ...
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Top 5 Protective Styles For Maximum Length Retention

Top 5 Protective Styles For Maximum Length Retention

*Raises hand* *Clears throat* and stands shyly; Hi My name is Emily and I hate do not enjoy protective styles ...
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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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