Just Because You Can Pull Off A Wash And Go Doesn't Mean You Should

Just Because You Can Pull Off A Wash And Go Doesn’t Mean You Should

Hair envy, hair crushes; we’ve all had these at some point on our hair journey. The way we react to ...
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3 Styles To Blend Your Hair Textures While Transitioning

3 Styles To Blend Your Hair Textures While Transitioning

A couple of months ago, we had head shots scheduled for work. I haven’t taken any professional photos since my ...
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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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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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Two Surprisingly Easy But Effective Homemade Braid Sprays

Two Surprisingly Easy But Effective Homemade Braid Sprays

In the run up to our protective styling challenge which I hope that you will be joining us in, you ...
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Havana Twists Tutorial And How To Maintain Them

Havana Twists Tutorial And How To Maintain Them

If you are a fan of those wonderful thick and lush looking havana twists we have seen flying around the ...
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Protective Styling: How To Style Box Braids

Protective Styling: How To Style Box Braids

Today the ever popular box braids are worn by naturals and relaxed ladies the world over. In the right hands ...
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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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Twist Out Tutorial From A 3 Year Old!

Twist Out Tutorial From A 3 Year Old!

Teaching our kids to love their natural hair as it grows is one of the most important life lessons that ...
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7 Ways To Rock A TWA

7 Ways To Rock A TWA

You may not think so immediately following your Big Chop but hands down the TWA is one of the sexiest ...
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Five Detangling Cocktails To Make Wash Day A Breeze

Five Detangling Cocktails To Make Wash Day A Breeze

My definition of a fabulous cocktail is something that is smooth, easy to make, and makes life a little easier, ...
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How To Band Your Natural Hair For A Heat Free Blowout

How To Band Your Natural Hair For A Heat Free Blowout

One of the most common complaints comments that I get from people who are newly natural is that their hair ...
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Fashion Forward Hairstyles for Black Women

Fashion Forward Hairstyles for Black Women

@torisipes_ A Natural Trend Big and beautiful, bold natural hair is a great way for women to express themselves. The ...
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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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7 Tips For Styling Your Toddlers Hair Without Tantrums

7 Tips For Styling Your Toddlers Hair Without Tantrums

Like me, you’re the mom of an active (and of course stunningly gorgeous) toddler. She’s energetic, she’s eager to explore ...
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PUFF

My Hair Story – Devin B – Starting My Natural Hair Journey

My First Natural Puff 1. Introduce Yourself Hey Fam! My name is Devin, I’m 23 years old and I’m a ...
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30 Updo Hairstyles For Your Natural Hair

30 Updo Hairstyles For Your Natural Hair

A couple of days ago I went to watch Star Trek Into Darkness and while I’m in no danger of ...
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5 Unique Pre-Poo Recipes To Spice Up Your Hair Regimen

5 Unique Pre-Poo Recipes To Spice Up Your Hair Regimen

I don’t know about you but I think the best thing about wash day for me, has to be the pre-poo, I ...
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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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Could Low Heat Styling Be The Next Big Thing In Black Hair Care?

Could Low Heat Styling Be The Next Big Thing In Black Hair Care?

Last week I had one of those, ‘man you look like crap moments’ and even though that might sound a ...
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Kimmaytube's Leave In Conditioner Recipe

Kimmaytube’s Leave In Conditioner Recipe

I am the queen of concoctions, I think I have mixed everything in my kitchen for my hair except for ...
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How Protein Softens Hair Infographic

How Protein Softens Hair Infographic

Share the graphic on your website: Courtesy of BlackHairInformation.com Information on the infographic: Whether you have curls, kinks or relaxed hair ...
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7 Brilliant Natural Hair Styling Products Under $25

7 Brilliant Natural Hair Styling Products Under $25

I went to the mall the other day and to my surprise they had opened a new beauty supply store ...
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Maintaining wavy natural hair

Tips For Maintaining Straightened Natural Hair Longer Than A Week

Taking a straight break, shouldn’t be stressful by any means but should be literally a time to enjoy your hair while limiting ...
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The Only Hair Type Chart That Really Matters

The Only Hair Type Chart That Really Matters

Share the graphic on your website: Courtesy Of BlackHairInformation.com Information on the infographic: Forget the hair typing system based on ...
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4 Reasons It's Time To Ditch Your Stylist

4 Reasons It’s Time To Ditch Your Stylist

I am totally inept when it comes to styling my hair. If it’s not in a ponytail or hanging down, ...
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The Caramel Treatment Reloaded - A Natural Conditioner For Softness And Shine

The Caramel Treatment Reloaded – A Natural Conditioner For Softness And Shine

There’s something about sequels, you either love ’em or you hate ’em. I’ve always preferred The Lord Of The Rings: Two ...
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Using Baking Soda As A Natural Texturizer

Using Baking Soda As A Natural Texturizer

Ah baking soda. To begin with we loved you then Kimmaytube told us you were evil after which many of ...
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Woman with long flowing black hair

7 Things You Should Consider Before Flat Ironing Your Hair

Heat styling might just be the thing to do this winter for many different reasons, the top few being it ...
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Male hair stylist holding steel cutting scissors

7 Questions You Must Ask Your Stylist

Not all stylists are created equal. Most of us know this and tend to search around until we find someone ...
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Overrated

6 Totally Overrated Styling Tools & Products

I find it amusing that I haven’t yet met a real life person who’s admitted to reading the 50 Shades Of ...
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Woman with hair on fire

Prevent Heat Damage By Knowing What Really Works As A Heat Protectant

Whether you are relaxed or natural, the use of direct heat is a point of contention with most hair gurus ...
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The Sweet Potato Hair Mask - For Strength, Moisture And Shedding

The Sweet Potato Hair Mask – For Strength, Moisture And Shedding

Its almost November and that means, turkey, candied yams, giving thanks and a weird out of the box hair conditioner ...
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Whipped Shea aloe sealant storage

Whipped Shea Aloe Moisturizing Sealant Recipe

Although there is already a recipe for a shea butter sealant here, it was definitely due a face lift. Being the ...
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Long Healthy Natural Hair Pyramid - A Regimen At A Glance

Long Healthy Natural Hair Pyramid – A Regimen At A Glance

You can’t create a one size fits all approach to a natural hair regimen, even amongst natural hair gurus, their ...
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Long Healthy Relaxed Hair Pyramid - A Regimen At A Glance

Long Healthy Relaxed Hair Pyramid – A Regimen At A Glance

Just like diets, it’s difficult if not impossible to create a one size fits all approach to relaxed hair care ...
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Natural black blown out hair in a ponytail

Can Straight Hair Be Considered A Protective Style?

Rocking your hair straight in the winter is for some a no brainer, often you will hear naturals say things ...
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