Tonya McKay Becker

The Pros & Cons of Shampoo Bars
The Pros & Cons of Shampoo Bars
Tonya takes a look at how shampoo bars work
Does Vitamin C Really Make Your Hair Grow?
Does Vitamin C Really Make Your Hair Grow?
Is there any truth to the marketing claims?
This Is What You Need to Know About Magnesium Sulfate
This Is What You Need to Know About Magnesium Sulfate
Magnesium sulfate, aka Epsom salt, is a useful curl activator with some harmful results.
This Ingredient is Like a Shield Against Frizz - Even When it’s Humid
This Ingredient is Like a Shield Against Frizz - Even When it’s Humid
Get tight, bouncy curls, even in the highest humidity.
Here's Everything You Need to Know About Porosity
Here's Everything You Need to Know About Porosity
How does porosity effect the health of your hair?
What A Curl Chemist Wants You To Know About Free Radical Damage
What A Curl Chemist Wants You To Know About Free Radical Damage
We are told that antioxidants are the key to dealing with this constant attack from free radicals, but what exactly is their role in the process?
The Truth About Propylene Glycol, According to a Chemist
The Truth About Propylene Glycol, According to a Chemist
Don't let marketers and manufacturers scare you into avoiding this ingredient.
How Hair Products Are Made to Look "Pretty"
How Hair Products Are Made to Look "Pretty"
There's an intricate science behind making your product appealing enough to use.