What Is The Difference Between A Leave In Conditioner And A Moisturizer?

What Is The Difference Between A Leave In Conditioner And A Moisturizer?

Isn’t it weird how in different parts of the country or even opposite sides of the same city you can ...
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Top 8 Thirst Quenching Leave In Conditioners For Your Hair

Top 8 Thirst Quenching Leave In Conditioners For Your Hair

We get questions all the time about product recommendations for dry thirsty hair and while we don’t know everyone’s situation ...
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What To Do When Your Hair Isn't Holding On To Moisture

What To Do When Your Hair Isn’t Holding On To Moisture

There is a problem that is afflicting a lot of new naturals which may be affecting you too. The problem ...
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How To Care For High Porosity Hair

How To Care For High Porosity Hair

You have to admit that there is so much to learn about our hair that by the time we get ...
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Discover The Secret Of How Protein Softens Hair

Discover The Secret Of How Protein Softens Hair

Because of the dry brittle nature of black hair, many women will rightly conclude that moisture is the most important ...
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How to Improve Your Scalp Health

How to Improve Your Scalp Health

A dry, itchy, flaky scalp is downright annoying and not to mention embarrassing. Trust me, I have been there, I ...
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Detangling 4B/4C Natural Hair With A Paddle Brush

Detangling 4B/4C Natural Hair With A Paddle Brush

I feel like we have mentioned detangling a few times this week, which is of course on purpose because it ...
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6 Ways To Prevent Tangles In Kinky Natural Hair

6 Ways To Prevent Tangles In Kinky Natural Hair

Natural hair is beautiful, it’s trendy, it’s popular and it’s here to stay. It’s also time-consuming, quirky and requires real ...
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Aloe Vera Juice Vs Aloe Vera Gel

Aloe Vera Juice Vs Aloe Vera Gel

I am super excited to write this post because honey let me tell ya, aloe vera juice has been giving ...
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What To Do If You Have Slow Growing Hair

What To Do If You Have Slow Growing Hair

Since the widespread popularity of black hair websites – BHI included of course – a lot of women have quite ...
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5 Ways To Make Use Of Your Cheap Conditioners

5 Ways To Make Use Of Your Cheap Conditioners

Being smart with your natural hair products is the only way to get the best out of them in the ...
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Optimize Your Hair's Strength2

5 Ways To Optimize Your Hair’s Strength

Why is the hair that is all over the bathroom and on the sink considered gross yet when its on ...
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What To Do When Your Hair Does Not Grow At The Rate You Think It Should

What To Do When Your Hair Does Not Grow At The Rate You Think It Should

Alright y’all , so I personally have a beef with stagnant growth. I mean I don’t know about y’all but ...
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A Juice Tonic for Hair Growth

A Juice Tonic for Hair Growth

This is a particularly special post because it focusses on the number one issue most of us have and that ...
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Fewer Ingredients Vs Quality Ingredients In Hair Products

Fewer Ingredients Vs Quality Ingredients In Hair Products

I recently attended a natural hair event. While it was good for those who were on the verge of transitioning ...
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4 Reasons You Are Not Retaining Length

4 Reasons You Are Not Retaining Length

Whether we want to believe it or not, most women who are natural are length driven. I’m sure it’s the ...
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6 Antifungal Hair Products For Common Scalp Problems

6 Antifungal Hair Products For Common Scalp Problems

Scalp infections, fungus or even minor scalp issues can be a real problem in our hair journeys. There are several ...
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What Is A Light Protein Treatment And When Do You Need One?

What Is A Light Protein Treatment And When Do You Need One?

I suppose by now most of you are aware of the importance of protein in your hair regimens. If you ...
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5 Signs That A Conditioner Isn't Working For Your Hair

5 Signs That A Conditioner Isn’t Working For Your Hair

So let me ask y’all a question: Have you ever been online, seen a conditioner that everyone is raving about, ...
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How Protective Styling Could Be Doing More Harm Than Good In Your HHJ

How Protective Styling Could Be Doing More Harm Than Good In Your HHJ

If you have any knowledge of the diet industry you will know that majority of the people who lose a ...
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5 Mistakes That Are Costing Naturals Length

5 Mistakes That Are Costing Naturals Length

If you scan our message inbox and search for these two words ‘not growing’ you might find more than 100 ...
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How To Get 4b Hair To Waist Length In 3 Years

How To Get 4b Hair To Waist Length In 3 Years

If you watch the below video you might think that getting your 4b natural hair to waist length is kind ...
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The Buffering Method - Yay or Nay?

The Buffering Method – Yay or Nay?

As some of you guys may have heard or not, natural hair vlogger Kimmaytube created a method called the buffering ...
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African American Black Woman With Big Hair

Is Hair Length Your Biggest Goal And Should It Be?

The great thing about being a blogger is that I get to reach a lot of people with my opinions, ...
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Hair Growth Rates In Black People - The Undiluted Truth

Hair Growth Rates In Black People – The Undiluted Truth

Since I have been involved in hair care, I have been very interested in hair growth, particularly fast hair growth ...
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The Use Of Anti Fungal Cream Miconazole Nitrate As A Hair Growth Aid

The Use Of Anti Fungal Cream Miconazole Nitrate As A Hair Growth Aid

What is the strangest thing you’ve ever tried for hair growth? In the beginning of my hair journey I was ...
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Oiling Your Scalp Is Not Necessary For Healthy Hair

Oiling Your Scalp Is Not Necessary For Healthy Hair

What black woman cannot remember sitting between her mother’s legs as she parted, combed, brushed and (sometimes brutalized) our hair? ...
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Garlic: A Natural Way To Stop Hair Shedding?

Garlic: A Natural Way To Stop Hair Shedding?

This post is all about the one ingredient every kitchen cannot be without, yes you guessed it…garlic! But this isn’t about ...
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5 Reasons You Need Water in Your Hair Care Regimen

5 Reasons You Need Water in Your Hair Care Regimen

I love water. Always have. I love drinking it, playing in it and giving my hair life from it. Even ...
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2 Inches Of Hair Growth In 5 Days? Inversion Method, Hairdrenalin Potion And Bamboo Leaf Tea

2 Inches Of Hair Growth In 5 Days? Inversion Method, Hairdrenalin Potion And Bamboo Leaf Tea

Not too long ago a story broke in the media of a woman who tried to rob a Beauty Supply ...
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Cayenne Pepper As A Hair Growth Aid?

Cayenne Pepper As A Hair Growth Aid?

Most of us know cayenne as a food spice, right? It’s in our favorite hot sauces and it can be ...
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Managing And Preventing Mid Shaft Breakage And Splits

Managing And Preventing Mid Shaft Breakage And Splits

I dare you to say the word mid-trichorrexis nodosa, five times super fast! Ok don’t do that, I am just being ...
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The Benefits Of And How To Clarify Your Hair

The Benefits Of And How To Clarify Your Hair

Every couple of years my parents would have our house painted. The painter we had each time, my brother and I called ...
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Jamaican Black Castor Oil Vs Clear Castor Oil

Jamaican Black Castor Oil Vs Clear Castor Oil

Whenever I visit the family in Jamaica, before I leave my mom knows she has to take me to get two ...
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The Difference Between Clarifying And Chelating Relaxed Hair

The Difference Between Clarifying And Chelating Relaxed Hair

So I know exactly what you are thinking, “this post came right on time!” Am I right? Okay maybe not, ...
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My 4 Best Ingredients To Look For In A Hair Conditioner

My 4 Best Ingredients To Look For In A Hair Conditioner

In a hair world where practically every product promises great things for your hair, how do you choose what’s right? ...
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Soften, Straighten and Trim 4c Natural Hair - How Often Do You Trim?

Soften, Straighten and Trim 4c Natural Hair – How Often Do You Trim?

“Oh Arlene, your hair is laid girl!” The video I am about to show you is done by one of ...
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4 Super Cheap Grocery Store Oils That Work Great For Your Hair

4 Super Cheap Grocery Store Oils That Work Great For Your Hair

So picture this: You have just washed and conditioned your hair and you are set to moisturize and seal. You ...
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Avoiding Flakes and 'Gooey' White Balls When Mixing Your Gels and Moisturizers

Avoiding Flakes and ‘Gooey’ White Balls When Mixing Your Gels and Moisturizers

We have all been there. You have finally purchased that new leave in conditioner everyone has been raving about and ...
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The Dangers Of Not Assessing Results In Your Hair Regimen

The Dangers Of Not Assessing Results In Your Hair Regimen

We were sent this question recently here at BHI: I tried the coconut lime relaxer, didn’t work, then the caramel ...
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