Tonya McKay Becker

CurlChemist Helps us Understand Oils and Butters
CurlChemist Helps us Understand Oils and Butters
What sorts of oils and butters are best for your hair?
CurlChemist: Reader Questions
CurlChemist: Reader Questions
Temperature plays a big factor in frizz.
The Cuticle is the First Line of Defense for Our Hair
The Cuticle is the First Line of Defense for Our Hair
Human hair is an intricate composite structure comprised of keratin proteins, lipids, polysaccharides, water and pigment particles.
Polyquats as Conditioning Agents
Polyquats as Conditioning Agents
CurlChemist takes a close look at polyquats, and which are best for curls
Humidity, Humectants and the Dew Point
Humidity, Humectants and the Dew Point
CurlChemist examines the delicate balance between humidity, dew point and humectants and your curls
Surfactants, Sulfates, and You
Surfactants, Sulfates, and You
CurlChemist dives into the sulfate controversy