Curly Teen Scene: Get An Early Start to Understanding/Appreciating Your Curls

Learning how to take care of my hair gave me fresh confidence that I took with me as I started high school, and I soon realized that embracing my curls simplified my life.

October 20, 2014

Making Haircuts Fun

Although there were plenty of books about how to help kids overcome their fear of the dentist and the doctor, she couldn’t find anything that dealt with the fear of getting a haircut.

October 20, 2014

Curly Teen Scene: Tips for Bad Hair Days

Since I was little, a spray bottle has been my secret weapon. I fill it with water and add a little conditioner or frizz cream.

October 20, 2014

Majoring in Curls: Natural inexpensive remedies

Olive oil is one of my favorite natural things in the entire world. I use it in my hair, on my skin, and — way too liberally — in my cooking. It has been used for thousands of years as a skin soother and moisturizer by the Greeks, Italians, and pretty much everyone in the Mediterranean area.

October 20, 2014

Typing Kids' Hair: Just Go With the Flow

Determining the hair type of an adult can be difficult enough. But for kids, it can an especially complicated endeavor — a task made more difficult by the ever-evolving nature of children’s hair.

October 20, 2014

Curly Teen Scene: Curly Hair Through the Eyes of My Guys

Gabe is 16, and he loves playing soccer and skateboarding with his friends. He cuts his hair when it doesn’t fit under his skateboard helmet.

October 20, 2014

Majoring in Curls: Curls in Art

My favorite curls were on paintings and statues of Venus, the goddess of love

October 20, 2014

Natural Hair Care and Braiding

Natural Hair Care and Braiding is an instructional handbook introduces the technical and creative aspects of braiding, styling and grooming naturally textured hair.

October 20, 2014

Curly Teen Scene: Gifts for Curlies!

For Christmas we often get each other hair products; a few bottles each usually gets us through January! Pamper your friends by putting together some great products for them.

October 20, 2014

Majoring in Curls: Feed Those Winter Locks

Get a boost of shine from foods rich in iron and Vitamin B. Green leafy veggies are always a healthy choice. They are full of iron and other lovely nutrients. In addition, foods high in Vitamin C are crucial because they enable your body to better absorb iron. Vitamin C also increases circulation in the scalp and promotes growth.

October 20, 2014

No Lye

One of the country’s leading black hairstylists reveals the pain-free, chemical-free secrets to beautiful hair for African-American women.

October 20, 2014

Holiday Hair 2006

Fancy or casual, you will shine this holiday season!

October 20, 2014

Curly Teen Scene: Let Your Curls Be Rockin'

Taylor is a great example of how curly hair makes a statement of confidence, especially if it’s not beaten into submission with layers of product, a blow dryer, and a barrette.

October 20, 2014

Majoring in Curls: Choosing the Right Hair for the Occasion

Curly hair lends itself to a dressy look

October 20, 2014

The Beauty of Meadow Foam

Products containing meadow foam oil may also be just the ticket to simple, healthy, sexy-looking curly hair. To begin to understand why it is such an important oil for us, let’s explore the plant that yields the oil.

October 20, 2014

Curly Teen Scene: Fun Looks for Halloween

If you want to temporarily change your hair color to fit your new persona, a product I’ve used is L’Oreal Color Pulse. This “non-permanent” hair color has the same consistency as mousse and comes in a similar container.

October 20, 2014

Caring for Baby's Curls

Your daughter’s hair needs products that have natural moisturizing ingredients, such as Vitamin A to moisturize and Almond Oil to lock in the moisture.

October 20, 2014

Curly Teen Scene: Stories of Curliness

While thinking about being a curly kid, memories, like sound bytes, pop into my mind. Growing up with curly hair was a challenge for me, albeit one that gradually became easier as I grew in self-confidence and maturity.

October 20, 2014

Making the Transition

Transitioning is about learning to accept the texture with which you’ve been born rather than trying to mold it into something else.

October 20, 2014

Curly Teen Scene: Embracing is Best

On the other hand, one thing I love about naturally curly hair is that it can take relatively little effort to style. Many curly girls have a dirty secret they keep from the rest of the world — they don’t wash their hair everyday.

October 20, 2014