In the hair world, there can sometimes seem to be a divide. Many times it can come across as naturals on one side and relaxed ladies on the other. With that, the way we are taught to care for each hair type is […]
These days longevity is not the rule, but the exception. Shelves are lined with products we’ve never heard of. By the time we do hear of them or take the time to read their label to find out about them, t […]
Faux locs have gained massive popularity lately. It seems they helped usher in the end of the uber trendy stitch feed-in braids. When one door closes, another opens. Visible celebs like Eva Marcille and Meagan […]
Where are the natural hair salons? And not the ones that only offer services catering to locs, braids or straightening natural hair. But the natural hair salons where there are multiple stylist who know how to […]
Change is good, or so goes the saying. Change is also scary. When it comes to those areas in our lives that don’t require mandatory change, we can find that we are really stuck in a rut.
It’s not as if we […]
You know that feeling of excitement you get when you come across a picture of a hairstyle that speaks to you? Screams to you! Right away, you start imagining yourself wearing the style. Everything about it feels […]
Product junkie is a word that’s often tossed around in the hair community. It’s jokingly something we use to refer to those of us who can’t seem to refrain from purchasing all the products. You know the ones. […]
Holidays and hairdo’s. Hair for Christmas and the times during the holiday season spent with family and friends is a lot different than New Year’s Eve hair. Sitting around with family, watching football, doi […]
If centuries from now, those who come after us were to research our culture, they might think laid edges was something that came to be in the mid-2000’s. But, they would be wrong. Edges are not new. Laying e […]
Hair loss in women is one of those scary terms. No one wants to talk about it. It’s almost as if discussing it will make it real. Women talk openly about many topics that are not necessarily fun or nice or p […]
The saying, “you get what you pay for” comes to mind when you think of certain hair products and tools. Ever tried the cheap shampoo and got out of the shower with your hair feeling like squeaky straw? Yeah, tha […]
If you wear a pixie cut or any other super short style, then you know the perils of spending too much time away from your stylist’s chair. Short hair is all good and everybody loves it. You get compliments l […]
Believe it or not, there was a time when natural hair as we know it today, was not as prevalent as it has become. Black women had options for hair care that did not include wearing their hair in its natural […]
Kaye Wright wrote a new post, Easy Hair Related Christmas Gifts You Can Get Quickly 2 months ago
Christmas gift giving season is in full effect. Black Friday has come and gone and we are just days away from the big day. Before you know it, it will be next year.
Giving gifts to all those on your list can […]
There are many hair care methods which veer from the traditional paths we are all familiar with. From oil rinsing to hanging upside down, you can find just about every kind of outlandish method you want with a […]
Healthy hair and all the products and tools that come along with it, can add up. If you also factor in the secret product junkie that lies within most of us, things can quickly get out of hand.
How many times […]
Baby, it’s cold outside. The weather has changed and it’s safe to say that everyone is bundled up. Bundling up can mean more than just your body, it can also mean your head and your hair. The first thing we ten […]
Have you ever had a flake fall from your head onto your clothes in front of someone? Super embarrassing, right?
Dandruff dry scalp, psoriasis and eczema are often used interchangeably to describe similar […]
Going to the salon for a fresh, new hairdo is lovely. Who doesn’t like to go in the door looking busted and come out feeling like a Beyonce-worthy background dancer? It’s a great feeling. Many stylists talk abo […]
By now we have all heard the warnings of using harsh shampoos which can strip our hair of its natural oils. The main culprits in shampoos that have been labeled as harsh are sulfates.
Sulfates cause lathering, […]
We know the drill. Your last salon closed down, or your stylist left the salon and moved out of state. Better yet, you moved out of state. Or maybe you are simply fed up with sitting in the salon all day on […]
Moisturizing is a must for healthy hair. Short, long, natural and relaxed hair all has to be moisturized. And while we all know that moisturizing our hair is necessary, we also know that it can be time-consuming […]
Heat styling tools have come a long way. It used to be that sitting in the kitchen waiting for the inevitable burned ear was all we had. Nowadays we have the luxury of walking into a store and picking up a […]
The hair salon is a place that has long since equaled dread for many ladies. Hours upon hours spent sitting and basically doing a whole lotta waiting. Under the dryer for twice as long as it takes to dry your […]
Hair goals are no different than goals in any other area of your life. You have to decide on a result and work backwards. Looking at the result first and working back to where you currently are, will help you […]
Some of us are “do it yourselfers” by nature, while others are more comfortable leaving certain things to the professionals. Hair care is one of the topics that people usually have very strong opinions about when […]
Trying to have it all can sometimes lead to trouble. We have all been warned of the dangers of doing too much. Doing the most is a line of thinking that doesn’t stop at wanting the perfect family and p […]
To dye or not to dye. Rarely can you have a hair conversation and not end up on the topic of color. Dying hair is a great way to keep things from getting boring. It’s also something that becomes mandatory for m […]
Having a stylist can be much like being in a relationship. You have ups and downs. Sometimes they get on your last nerve and other times, you feel like your life would be incomplete without them. You bicker about […]
It’s nearing the time of year when we start to review our achievements from the current year and prepare to make fresh goals for the upcoming new year.
We set goals for many different areas of our lives. H […]
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