Hair Types

Hair Type Chart What is your hair type? Let first find out what exactly a hair type is.  A hair type is the curl pattern, texture, density and porosity of your hair.  There are different natural hair / curl patterns as per the hair type chart above.  If you look…

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Best Hair Growth Oil Recipe

If you are looking for a detailed step by step guide on how to make a hair growth oil recipe for maximum hair growth, then this is a post for you. These recipes will help keep your hair growing and scalp in great condition. All the recipes are great for…

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Protective Hairstyles

Lets talk protective styles today guys. They are not all equal. Some hairstyles are very helpful while others do more damage than help grow and protect your hair. What Is Protective Styling Protective styling is basically styles such as braiding, twist, cornrows and many other hairstyles that keeps you from…

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Big Chop Natural Hair

Big chop, natural hair, natural hairstyles

  A Big Chop is basically cutting all your hair off for a new beginning with your hair journey.  Many women are now embracing their natural hair textures and cutting all their relaxed, chemically processed, dyed hair off so that they can grow their hair naturally.  That number is growing every…

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10 Tips For A Defined Twist out Hair

The struggle is real when it comes to doing twist out on hair.  One time it comes out perfect and next time is frizzy and dull.  A twist out hairstyle is one of the most popular natural hairstyles.  It is a great hairstyle to help stretch out hair.  We all…

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Natural Ingredients For Hair

I frequently buy a lot of items from the grocery store for my natural hair. These items help to make my natural hair strong, soft and shiny. Here are some of the items that I stock up on and their use.

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Dry Hair Remedy – Natural Hair

12 Easy And Simple Remedies For Dry Natural Hair 1. Moisturize your hair everyday with a water based moisturizer.  After moisturizing your hair, always seal your hair with oils such as extra virgin olive oil, coconut oil, Avocado oil, castor oil or jojoba oil to keep the moisture in your hair.…

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Hair Growth Tips For Natural Hair

  Sometimes because of our busy lifestyle, we forget to take care of our hair the way that we should. It’s important to include these tips in your hair regimen everyday to get the long, healthy, natural hair that you desire.

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Hot Oil Treatment For Natural Hair

What Is A Hot Oil Treatment And Is It Necessary? A hot oil treatment is pretty much mixing a number of oils. You simply apply the mixture as a mask to your hair, cover your hair with a plastic cap to restore it’s moisture, heal the scalp and help with…

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Natural Hair Discussion

Natural Hair News

Watch this three part natural hair discussion from fellow natural hair women Melissa Harris-Perry, Nicole Ari Parker, Anthea Butler, Curly Nikki and Joan Morgan.

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Pre Poo Hair

What is a Pre Poo? A pre poo is a mix of oils or one type of oil or sometimes it can be a conditioner that is applied to hair prior to shampooing your hair. The best oils you can use for a pre poo process are olive oil, coconut…

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Raw Shea Butter For Hair

What is Shea Butter? It’s a yellowish or ivorish in color. A natural butter that is extracted from a nut of an African shea tree. The process consist of crushing the nuts to be roasted then grinded, then the oils are separated and cooled to form shea butter.

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Shea Moisture Curl Enhancing Smoothie – REVIEW

Have you guys been loving this product.   You can’t beat the price of $9.99 for a 12oz container.  You can find it at Target, CVS, Walgreens, Rite Aid and online stores. Try Amazon Prime 30-Days for free and get 2-day shipping on all your items It’s a great moisturizer for natural hair.…

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Shea Moisture Deep Treatment Masque

I have type 4 hair and I use Shea Moisture deep treatment masque in two ways. The first as a deep conditioner and second, as a leave in conditioner. I tend to use it more as a leave in than a deep conditioner. As A Deep Conditioner I mix it…

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5 Vitamins That Are Great For Your Hair

Taking vitamins everyday is important for the overall health of our body. When it comes to our natural hair, vitamins play a great role in providing thick, long and healthier looking strands of hair. Due to our busy lifestyle we sometimes fail to eat well and thus our bodies don’t…

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How To Stretch Natural Hair (NO HEAT)

Have you struggled with keeping your hair stretched? As you may know, this can be the most frustrating thing on curly natural hair especially if you want to keep your hair stretched all week without any heat. Curly hair can shrink up to 70 percent depending on the texture of…

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Natural Hair Products

In my other post📌 Inexpensive Hair Products, i put together a list for you to find a few cheapy natural hair products that work well for natural hair and are also pretty affordable.  On this particular post i extended the list a little further to make it easier. You will…

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Thinning Edges

Are you looking for ways to regrow your edges back?  On this post we can look at why your edges are thinning and how to solve that problem. There are many reasons and remedies for thinning edges. Reasons For Thinning Edges A lot of people have thinning edges because the…

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Transitioning From Relaxed To Natural Hair

If you are changing your hair from relaxed, chemically processed hair to healthy natural hair, this post is for you.  Transitioning hair is a time period when you are going natural and you don’t chop off all of your relaxed hair at once.  You can do a short or long…

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Cheap Products For Natural Hair

A lot people cannot afford expensive natural hair products for black women in the market today.  On this post i have put together a list of a few of my favorite cheap hair products that are very popular in the natural hair community.

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Homemade Deep Conditioners

Are you tired of using store bought deep conditioners?  If your answer is YES, I don’t blame you one bit.  You never know these days what might be in those bottles on the shelves. In most cases the deep conditioners that are being sold are sometimes loaded with ingredients that…

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Hair Moisturizing

Learning how to moisturize natural hair is very important.  Without proper care it can lead to extremely dry hair, hair breakage, dry scalp and cause the hair to look very dull.  Here are our top 5 big tips to remember when moisturizing your natural hair.

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Simple Hair Care Routine

The beginning of every year is always another great opportunity to evaluate what’s working and what’s not working for your natural hair.  There are a lot of new things to try with your natural hair, so lets make it a great year naturalistas.  Here are a few ideas to get…

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Hair Treatment At Home

When it comes to natural hair, there are a few treatments and remedies that are great for natural hair. Here are my 6 top treatments that you can add to your weekly or monthly regimen and you will definitely see a difference in your hair.

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