Few hairstyles are as versatile as a bun and the natural hair bun is no different. Buns are a great multi-purpose hairstyles. Buns work for every single occasion you can think of, from running errands to attending a wedding or formal event. They can be messy and loose, sleek, high, low and you could even wear them to the side.
4c natural hair is the kinkiest hair texture in the type 4 hair family. It is more coily and springy than type 4a. It also has an “s” pattern, making it different from the “z” pattern of 4b hair. However, 4c natural hair does not always have a defined shape or curl pattern. This hair texture is best known for
Have you ever wanted to try a new chic hairstyle but were told by the stylist that your hair is “just too short”? How did you feel? Frustrated, annoyed, or overwhelmed? At one point in our lives or another everyone desires to grow out their hair naturally. Growing your hair is not as difficult as you may have come to
What is a Flexi-Rod? You may or may not have seen these funny looking, tubular, rubbery contraptions before. Or you may think you’ve seen one but you may be mistaking it for a perm rod. This is a flexi rod: Don’t be intimidated by its strange shape. Flexi-rods are bendable and – hence the name – flexible enough to form
Finding the best deep conditioner for natural hair may at first seem to be overwhelming. After all, there are dozens of products on the market. But how do you know which one is best for your hair? What works wonders for one person may not work for another. Factors such as environment, diet, and hair texture make everyone’s hair unique.
Whether you’ve just started your journey to natural hair or have been growing your hair for a while, finding hairstyles for transitioning hair can be a fun journey in itself. It’s easy to stay fashionable without getting bored with your hairstyle, especially when there are so many options to choose from. Some styles can help your hair stay healthy as
This post will address the most common but unasked concerns on how to use coconut oil on natural hair in the most efficient way. Throughout the African American community, coconut oil has been deemed the Holy Grail for black hair (natural hair and relaxed hair). For African American hair, coconut oil is used for detangling, hair loss, found in most
What is porosity? Porosity is your hair’s ability to absorb moisture can be categorized in three ways: low, normal, and high. Low porosity hair has tightly closed pores which resist moisture and tends to create protein-sensitivity. If the hair has closed pores moisture has a hard time penetrating the hair shaft, but once it has penetrated the hair shaft moisture
Co-washing natural hair is a method for shampooing and refreshing hair with the use of conditioner. Co-wash conditioners have become more popular in the past few years. However, women have been hip to co-washing for decades. It is an alternative to cleaning the hair without stripping natural hair. The shampoo is generally made by combining a surfactant, most often sodium lauryl