It’s that time of year again. Whether you’re graduating from high school or college or you’re an annoying little sister who plans on wearing the graduation cap to dinner after the ceremony. Either way, you need a style that will look cute and fit comfortably under your cap. If you’re natural, I’m sure you’re wondering […]Read more "Hair Styles for Graduation Cap"
I am-by choice and not by fad-pro natural! I love and embrace my natural kinks. This does not, by any means, mean that I am obligated to stick to natural hair styles. There are some naturals who frown on those who decide to wear weaves from time to time. I get the frustration, but let’s […]Read more "The Weave Misconception"
So apparently crochet braids are in! We absolutely love them, because they are fabulous, they protect our hair from the harsh weather and they are versatile. You can wear them in a bold Afro or even curl them using curling-rods. Let’s talk about the installing process though! Yeah, I’m not a fan of that part […]Read more "No Crochet braids Needed!"
Here’s one of my favorites! I call it “the bun life” AKA Using kanekalon to create fabulous, stylish and creative buns while protecting your ends. Whats great about this style is that you’ll have access to your natural hair and can remove the kanekalon when desired. You know that feeling you get after a long […]Read more "The bun life"
Do you have dark circles under your eyes or blemishes you want to get rid of? Stay away from chemical products designed to remove acne, instead stick to natural products that work as effectively without harming your skin or causing any side effects. Some skin products designed to rid acne, are also designed to produce […]Read more "Make Your Own Skin Care Products!"
Natural hair is definitely becoming more popular and more accepted in our society, however, the corporate world and many employers don’t always agree. In the year 2014, you would hope that every company and every employer would be accepting of natural hair, but sadly, this is not the case. This post was written by me. […]Read more "Natural Hair Styles in Corporate America and the U.S Military"
Often, we overlook one of the most important aspects of the natural hair journey: The comb that we use. We usually only focus on whether the comb is a wide tooth comb or a fine tooth comb and we usually stick to the infamous wide tooth plastic comb. Lets take a look at different types of combs: […]Read more "Have you Checked Your Comb Lately?"
Most people believe that braids should be tight. This is a myth! In fact, having tight braids is one of the worst things you could possibly do to your hair. If your stylist refuses or is unable to provide you with braids that don’t inflict pain, then you should consider switching stylist. If you […]Read more "Box Braids"
Crochet braids are low-cost, low-maintenance and versatile. If you’re looking for a protective hairstyle that resembles a sew-in, is pain free and quick install than this may be the hairstyle for you! What are crochet braids? A crochet needle is used to weave in hair into natural hair that has been braided into cornrows. How […]Read more "Need a new protective hair style?"
The same products do not work for everyone-choosing your staple products comes with trial and error. You’ll find that some products make your hair feel great and others, not so great. You’ll even find that some products stop working for you after some time. Regardless of what works for you, stay away from petroleum and […]Read more "Hair Products"