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Top 3 Dos and Must Haves for Medium Porosity Hair

I was thinking about hair porosity the other day, and I noticed that there are many articles and information on ...
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6 Tips for Creating the Best Hair Growth Environment for Your Hair

I cannot cook in a dirty kitchen. Call me weird, anal, whatever you want, but if there are dishes in ...
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4 Things that Lead to Longer Hair that has Nothing to Do With Hair Care

Hair growth is a an intricate process, if you are a scientist or a doctor you might not agree with ...
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3 Ways to Zap Dry Natural Hair in The Bud Forever

3 Ways to Zap Dry Natural Hair in The Bud Forever

Dry hair is a problem for all naturals for many reasons stemming from the environment, manipulation and over exposed ends ...
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What is Low Manipulation Styling, and How Does It Differ from Protective Styling?

What is Low Manipulation Styling, and How Does It Differ from Protective Styling?

Did you join our protective styling challenge yet? Well if you haven't, click here. Speaking of protective styling, did you know ...
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Should You Pre Poo Using a Conditioner or Oil?

Should You Pre Poo Using a Conditioner or Oil?

Pictured: Giovanni Smooth As Silk Conditioner & Now Solutions Castor Oil Wash day is simultaneously the bane of my existence ...
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Nail Rubbing For Hair Growth: The Basics of Balayam Yoga and Why We Are Skeptical

Nail Rubbing For Hair Growth: The Basics of Balayam Yoga and Why We Are Skeptical

You all are going to think I lost my mind, and if you do, that's OK, because I get that ...
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Get Educated: 5 Reasons You Need to Add Protein to Your Hair Regimen This Winter

Get Educated: 5 Reasons You Need to Add Protein to Your Hair Regimen This Winter

Believe it or not, our hair is actually made of protein. Protein is essential for every organ in your body ...
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Do You Have 4 -11 Hours To Care For Natural Hair Every Week?

Do You Have 4 -11 Hours To Care For Natural Hair Every Week?

Do you dream of having long flowing drool worthy natural hair? Most of us do and some of us can ...
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The Pros And Cons Of DIY Hair Care

The Pros And Cons Of DIY Hair Care

I went through a hair braiding phase starting in middle school and ending sometime around my senior year of high ...
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The Importance of Sealing The Length of Your Hair

The Importance of Sealing The Length of Your Hair

As you build your regimen, you will notice that you will start to add things in that focus on the ...
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A Cold Shower Can Help To Reduce Hair Shedding and Increase Hair Growth

A Cold Shower Can Help To Reduce Hair Shedding and Increase Hair Growth

I know what you are going to say: that's ridiculous; my hair is falling out, and all you have to ...
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Three Tips to Revive Those Thinning Edges

Three Tips to Revive Those Thinning Edges

You can have a head full of hair, and have no edges whatsoever. It is depressing, I know, but the good ...
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Top 7 Protective Styles. Which One Are You Choosing This Winter?

Top 7 Protective Styles. Which One Are You Choosing This Winter?

Alright ladies: please don't think that I am trying to chase down the cold weather; I am still enjoying my ...
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Should We Co-wash Or Not? The Views Of A YouTuber Vs A Licensed Trichologist

Should We Co-wash Or Not? The Views Of A YouTuber Vs A Licensed Trichologist

Some days ago, we talked about co-washing here, but after that I came across three YouTube videos  recently. Two were titled "Co-washing Your Hair is Unhealthy" ...
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Did You Know That Thinning Ends Will Cause More Breakage? 4 Clues That Its Time To Trim

Did You Know That Thinning Ends Will Cause More Breakage? 4 Clues That Its Time To Trim

There she is, the girl who has long hair with stringy, frazzled ends. These are ends that look like they are just ...
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20 Best Silicone-Free Styling Gels For Natural Hair

20 Best Silicone-Free Styling Gels For Natural Hair

I’m one of the many who have kind of stepped away from silicones since going natural. While they are great ...
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Top 20 Shampoos For Natural Hair

Top 20 Shampoos For Natural Hair

Shampooing or cleansing is extremely important in keeping your hair and your scalp healthy. You don't want a shampoo that ...
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A Summer Regimen For Naturals

A Summer Regimen For Naturals

We had some 90 degree days this past week in Texas and before I fixed my mouth to complain, I ...
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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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Caring For Low Porosity Hair

Caring For Low Porosity Hair

When I went natural two and a half years ago, all I heard people talk about was hair typing and ...
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What Would You Do If You Had To Start Over Again With Your Hair?

What Would You Do If You Had To Start Over Again With Your Hair?

Recently, a friend of mine came to me for hair advice. She expressed her frustration after having tried everything recommended ...
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How Often You Should You Moisturize Relaxed Hair

How Often You Should You Moisturize Relaxed Hair

It is almost impossible to start your healthy hair journey without constantly being reminded of how important moisturizing and sealing ...
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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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Transitioning 101: An Example Regimen For A Transitioner

Transitioning 101: An Example Regimen For A Transitioner

Finding a weekly washing and conditioning regimen sounds so simple but honestly there are several different ways to do it ...
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The Curly Girl Method For Natural Hair

The Curly Girl Method For Natural Hair

What is the curly girl method? The curly girl method is just an alternative to caring for your natural hair ...
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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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Should Conditioner Be Rinsed Throughly Or Is It Ok To Leave A Little In Your Hair

Should Conditioner Be Rinsed Throughly Or Is It Ok To Leave A Little In Your Hair

I have been seriously considering the resolutions for my hair journey this year. There are things that I learned last ...
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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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Transitioning 101 – A Complete Guide To Switching From Relaxer To Natural Hair Part 2

Transitioning 101 – A Complete Guide To Switching From Relaxer To Natural Hair Part 2

Hello Naturals!  I’m back to bring you more steps that should make your transition from relaxed hair to natural hair ...
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Protein Shots For Your Ends To Aid In Length Retention

Protein Shots For Your Ends To Aid In Length Retention

We run hair stories and interviews for a number of reasons; it feels great to share if you are the ...
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Transitioning 101 - A Complete Guide To Switching From Relaxer To Natural Hair Part 1

Transitioning 101 – A Complete Guide To Switching From Relaxer To Natural Hair Part 1

Transitioning from relaxed to natural is not as hard as some would assume. Most claiming how hard it is are ...
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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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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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Natural Products Are Desirable But Not Necessarily Better Than Synthetic Ones

Natural Products Are Desirable But Not Necessarily Better Than Synthetic Ones

Raw foodism has gained in popularity in the last decade or so with restaurants and online stores popping up everywhere ...
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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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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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The Search and Destroy Method

The Search and Destroy Method

Have you ever heard the saying ' If it aint broke, don't fix it" well that is my personal approach ...
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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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