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Naturals Want to Know: What Is A Butter Gel?
Naturals Want to Know: What Is A Butter Gel?
And more importantly--do I need one in my regimen?
This Is the Key to Using Baking Soda to Clarify
This Is the Key to Using Baking Soda to Clarify
If you’ve been natural long enough, you've seen a product or ingredient being praised--and vilified. Enter: baking soda.
Can You Wash & Go... When You're Heat Damaged?
Can You Wash & Go... When You're Heat Damaged?
Heat damaged hair is unfortunately one of a curly girl’s worst nightmares. The damage is irreversible and hard to work with.
5 Things Everyone With Low Porosity Hair Should Know
5 Things Everyone With Low Porosity Hair Should Know
Many naturals only consider their curl pattern when developing a hair care regimen, but porosity is one of the foremost factors to take into account.
Coily Hair Product Review: Design Essentials Deep Moisture Oil Treatment
Coily Hair Product Review: Design Essentials Deep Moisture Oil Treatment
I'm sure this product is ideal for looser curl patterns or anyone who wears wash-and-gos frequently. But I'm a lazy natural.
How I Make My Wash & Go Curl Definition Last
How I Make My Wash & Go Curl Definition Last
This technique has trained my curls to fall in place on their own for styling.
6 Must-Know Tips For A Fail-Proof Wash Day
6 Must-Know Tips For A Fail-Proof Wash Day
Sometimes I seal with a jelly instead of an oil.
How to Get Rid of Scalp Flakes - Without Scratching
How to Get Rid of Scalp Flakes - Without Scratching
When experiencing flakes in the scalp, it's best not to scratch.
10 Charcoal Shampoos to Remove Toxins from Your Hair & Scalp
10 Charcoal Shampoos to Remove Toxins from Your Hair & Scalp
An expert explains what "toxins" are, and how charcoal removes them.
6 Curly Hair "Rules" I Don't Always Follow
6 Curly Hair "Rules" I Don't Always Follow
Confession: the transitioning process had been a struggle. A beautiful struggle, nonetheless.
I Reluctantly Tried A Shea Butter Masque On My Wavy Hair...
My Pre-Shampoo Natural Hair Routine
My Pre-Shampoo Natural Hair Routine
This is how I prepare my hair for washing with my own DIY mix of oils and a detangling brush.
These Detergents Could Be What's Causing Your Itchy Scalp
These Detergents Could Be What's Causing Your Itchy Scalp
Your "anti-itch" shampoo might actually be triggering your scalp issues.
5 Steps To Cleansing My 3c Curls
5 Steps To Cleansing My 3c Curls
I cleanse my curls every week, not just co-wash. Here's how I do it without drying my hair out.
Winter Wash-And-Go Essentials For Looser Curl Patterns
Winter Wash-And-Go Essentials For Looser Curl Patterns
Now that it's wintertime, my curls need some extra TLC and moisture!
4 Reasons You Need to Balance Your Scalp's pH
4 Reasons You Need to Balance Your Scalp's pH
Your hair’s pH balance plays a vital role in overall natural hair health. Here's why.
6 Types of Cleansers for Curly Hair
6 Types of Cleansers for Curly Hair
There are so many ways to cleanse your hair that WON'T leave you dry.
DIY Lice Prevention Spray
DIY Lice Prevention Spray
It has hair growth benefits for your scalp too.
Can Castile Soap Replace Your Shampoo?
Can Castile Soap Replace Your Shampoo?
Castile soap is a vegetable soap derived from olive oil, water and lye. It is biodegradable and non-toxic--but is it safe enough for hair?
4 Things I DON'T Do to My Hair
4 Things I DON'T Do to My Hair
Everyone asks "What did you do to grow out your hair?" but it's just as much about what I don't do.
11 Drugstore Shampoos Under $11
11 Drugstore Shampoos Under $11
No Poo Method doesn't work for you? No problem. These have the good stuff your scalp needs.
11 Drugstore Shampoos Under $11
11 Drugstore Shampoos Under $11
No Poo Method doesn't work for you? No problem. These have the good stuff your scalp needs.
The Best Way to Wash Curly Hair
The Best Way to Wash Curly Hair
Knowing the right way to wash your natural hair is priceless.
Can I Use A Gel While Transitioning to Natural?
Can I Use A Gel While Transitioning to Natural?
Contrary to popular belief, not all gels are bad for natural and transitioning hair.
What is African Black Soap?
What is African Black Soap?
This body and hair cleanser is made from the ash of roasted plant materials such as plantain skins, cocoa pods and the leaves and bark of palm and shea trees.
5 Wash and Go Tutorials for 4b/4c Hair
5 Wash and Go Tutorials for 4b/4c Hair
Want super defined results?
7 Things Your Hair Needs in the Winter
7 Things Your Hair Needs in the Winter
When the temperature drops, it's time to refresh your curly hair regimen for more protection.