You Ain’t Got Good Hair Like My Baby: To Thine Own Hair Be True

Welcome to the Jungle It’s the thing that is never far from a brown girl’s mind–literally…her hair. It’s been a long time since I did a post about it. Today I want to focus on understanding your hair type. No, this is not about knowing whether you’re a type 3b or 4c. This is a … Continue Reading

Shea Moisture African Water Mint & Ginger Review

These Curls Ain’t Loyal When asked about the products that I use on my hair, I start to comb the recesses of my brain. Why, because I am not brand loyal. Right now under the sinks in my bathroom I have the following brands: Shea Moisture (pronounced “shay”), Joico, Carol’s Daughter, and CHI to name a few. … Continue Reading

10 Mistakes Natural Hair Rookies Make

Natural Hair, Please Care When I first went natural for good, I must admit that I didn’t really know what the blank I was doing. My mother who is and has been a hair dresser since I can remember, was of little help. I still love her though! The second wave of the natural hair movement had not … Continue Reading

Why Sealing Natural Hair is Key in Moisture Retention

So What is Hair Sealing? Sealing natural hair is the process of applying sealing oils to wet, natural hair in order to lock in moisture. Without it, my hair gets dry and crunchy, and any technique or product that I used to moisturize it becomes null. In a previous post, How-to Moisturize Dry, Naturally Curly Hair, I talk about … Continue Reading

How-to Moisturize Natural Hair Without a Hair Steamer

Steaming to Moisturize Natural Hair Are you a natural who has tried product after product to moisturize your hair, but nothing seems to work? So was I. Let me tell you what the game changer was for me…steaming. The following video will show you how I steam my hair.   How to Steam and Moisturize Natural Hair … Continue Reading

How I Refresh My 6-day-old Wash n Go

  Wash n Go: Ever wanted to know how naturals maintain? Watch the video to find out! How-to Refresh Your Wash n Go in 5 Easy Steps Liberally spray the edges of your hair all the way around your hairline with water. Apply & blend in a non-flaking gel around the perimeter of your hairline. … Continue Reading