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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Back To Basics - How To Make A DIY Length Check T-Shirt

Back To Basics – How To Make A DIY Length Check T-Shirt

Tracking your progress while you grow your hair is pretty obvious to most of us but you would be surprised ...
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Protective Styling: 7 Tips For Using Wigs For Maximum Length Retention

Protective Styling: 7 Tips For Using Wigs For Maximum Length Retention

Wigs and for that matter weaves are products that I never thought I would ever use in my lifetime. Before ...
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Low Manipulation Vs Protective Styles - What Is The Difference And Which Is Better?

Low Manipulation Vs Protective Styles – What Is The Difference And Which Is Better?

Honestly there was a time I thought low manipulation styling was the same as protective styling and to make a ...
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Protective Styling: How To Take Care Of Your Hair Underneath A Weave

Protective Styling: How To Take Care Of Your Hair Underneath A Weave

It’s no secret that weaves are very popular among black women. It’s also no secret that majority of weave wearers ...
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Protective Styling: Mini Twists And Mini Braids Tutorial And Care

Protective Styling: Mini Twists And Mini Braids Tutorial And Care

Mini Twist Care Mini twists are a particular favorite with natural ladies not least because they are beautiful and can ...
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Do People Still Think That Genes Are The Deciding Factor In Hair Length?

Do People Still Think That Genes Are The Deciding Factor In Hair Length?

Do you remember back in the day in school where there was always one black girl with long hair? We ...
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A Strengthening And Nourishing Oil Mix For Your Healthy Hair Journey

A Strengthening And Nourishing Oil Mix For Your Healthy Hair Journey

There’s nothing more gratifying in your hair growth journey than when a random stranger stops you in the street to ...
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The Same But Different: Herbal Supplements Vs Vitamin Supplements For Hair Growth

The Same But Different: Herbal Supplements Vs Vitamin Supplements For Hair Growth

The UK and the US have a lot in common and aside from our accents, outsiders looking in would probably ...
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A Critical Look At Weaves - Maybe Not So Protective After All

A Critical Look At Weaves – Maybe Not So Protective After All

I know what you are thinking, another post about how weaves pull on the edges of your hair, causing receding ...
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5 Sure-Fire Ways To Correct Dry Hair Issues For Good

5 Sure-Fire Ways To Correct Dry Hair Issues For Good

Got a Sahara Dessert on your hands? Whether you are relaxed or natural we have all had to deal with ...
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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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7 Ways To Incorporate Jamaican Black Castor Oil Into Your Regimen

7 Ways To Incorporate Jamaican Black Castor Oil Into Your Regimen

Believe it or not my experience with castor oil when I was growing up had nothing to do with hair ...
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The Benefits Of And How To Henna Relaxed And Natural Hair Part 2

The Benefits Of And How To Henna Relaxed And Natural Hair Part 2

In the previous post we took an in depth look at what henna is, how it works and the pros ...
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How To Add Ayurvedic Hair Care Elements Into Your Regimen

How To Add Ayurvedic Hair Care Elements Into Your Regimen

In Part one we were introduced to the world of Ayurveda and how we could add some basic powders and ...
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An Introduction Into The World Of Ayurvedic Hair Care

An Introduction Into The World Of Ayurvedic Hair Care

I don't know about you, but every time I go to my local Indian grocer I get inspired to create ...
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How To Wash Your Natural Hair Less Often And Retain More Length

How To Wash Your Natural Hair Less Often And Retain More Length

I will reluctantly admit that when I first heard that some women wash their hair once a month my first thought was ...
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Finger Detangling - How To Go Comb Free For Natural Or Relaxed Hair

Finger Detangling – How To Go Comb Free For Natural Or Relaxed Hair

I am the ultimate minimalist. If I could find one product that washed, conditioned and styled my hair all in ...
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The Connection Between Vitamin D And Your Hair

The Connection Between Vitamin D And Your Hair

Every morning my bathroom ritual includes checking for two things, wrinkles and thinning hair. Call me paranoid but I want ...
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So Should You Be Combing Your Hair Wet Or Dry? An Experiment

So Should You Be Combing Your Hair Wet Or Dry? An Experiment

In 1921 an American surgeon Evan O’Neill Kane was lying on an operating table waiting for his appendix to be removed ...
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