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The Afro Pik Has Richer Roots Than You Knew
The Afro Pik Has Richer Roots Than You Knew
Artifact, Global Icon, & Cultural Treasure -- the afro pik has survived a transformation from ancient gift to a signifier of socio-political change.
3 DIY Ways to Remove Hair Dye at Home
3 DIY Ways to Remove Hair Dye at Home
Don't panic. Here are 3 at-home, environmentally safe options for removing unwanted hair dye.
How to Maintain Your Braids this Summer
How to Maintain Your Braids this Summer
Being a student didn’t leave me with time or energy, so box braids became my go-to. This is how I made them last.
How to Do the Praying Hands Method for Smooth Curls with Less Frizz
How to Do the Praying Hands Method for Smooth Curls with Less Frizz
Rub product between your palms, and using praying hands, smooth product from root to end. It is not nearly as complicated as it sounds.
Under-$5 Curly Conditioners for Naturals on a Budget
Under-$5 Curly Conditioners for Naturals on a Budget
These products won't hit your wallet where it hurts.
Top 10 Detanglers for Type 4 Natural Hair
Top 10 Detanglers for Type 4 Natural Hair
You no longer will have to dread the detangling process.
10 Under-$10 Products That Work For Type 4 Hair
10 Under-$10 Products That Work For Type 4 Hair
Save money while keeping your curls healthy!
9 Tips For Making Your Twist-Out Last
9 Tips For Making Your Twist-Out Last
Step 4 is possibly the most important, because if you skip it, you'll end up with tons of frizz and less definition.
61 Hairstyles for Short Natural Hair
61 Hairstyles for Short Natural Hair
Got 10 minutes? You'll want to see these gorgeous hairstyles to try for yourself.
How to Condition High Porosity Hair - And KEEP It Moisturized
How to Style Hair That's "Always Frizzy," According to Curl Experts
How to Style Hair That's "Always Frizzy," According to Curl Experts
A reader asks "my 3c/4a hair is completely frizzy with no definition when wet, and always frizzy, why?"
10 Tips for Transitioning to Natural Hair
10 Tips for Transitioning to Natural Hair
Thinking about transitioning to natural hair? Here are 10 tips to help you grow out your natural texture.
Type 4 Hair Tips Your Coils Can’t Live Without
Type 4 Hair Tips Your Coils Can’t Live Without
Simple hair care regimen and detangling tips for coily type 4 hair.
5 Reasons You Should Pre-Poo
5 Reasons You Should Pre-Poo
Do you pre-poo? Here are the top reasons your curly hair will thank you for it.
How to Recycle Your Hair Product Bottles
How to Recycle Your Hair Product Bottles
With all of the hair products we curlies use in our hair regimen, it's imperative that we know how to recycle all of that plastic!
24 Best Moisturizing Products for Type 4 Natural Hair
24 Best Moisturizing Products for Type 4 Natural Hair
Based on thousands of NaturallyCurly community votes, these are the best products for Type 4 coily hair. Find your new holy grail.
Natural Hair Growth Remedy: Black Seed Oil
Natural Hair Growth Remedy: Black Seed Oil
"I've been using black seed oil for about a month now and I can definitely see changes."
6 Ways to Use Aloe Vera Gel
6 Ways to Use Aloe Vera Gel
How do our curls love aloe vera gel? Let us count the ways!
Texture Tales: How Lazy Natural @jamiefrombklyn Maintains Her Long Hair
Texture Tales: How Lazy Natural @jamiefrombklyn Maintains Her Long Hair
@jamiefrombklyn shares her lazy natural secrets for caring for long, curly hair.
Why Your Type 4 Coily Wash and Go is Failing
Why Your Type 4 Coily Wash and Go is Failing
The failed wash and gos stop today.
This Is Actually More Important Than Your Curl Pattern
This Is Actually More Important Than Your Curl Pattern
It might be time to shift your focus from curl pattern...
15 Natural Hairstyles We Love
15 Natural Hairstyles We Love
The perfect inspo for when you're feeling inspired to switch up your curls.
The Dos & Don'ts of Deep Conditioning
The Dos & Don'ts of Deep Conditioning
Should you leave your deep conditioner on for 30 minutes or 3 hours? Make sure you're deep conditioning the right way.
How to Stop Sweat from Damaging Your Hair
How to Stop Sweat from Damaging Your Hair
What your hair needs while getting your summer beach body ready.
13 Reasons  Why Your Type 4 Hair Won’t Grow
Why the Camille Rose Naturals Moisture Milk is a Holy Grail for my Type 4 Hair
Why the Camille Rose Naturals Moisture Milk is a Holy Grail for my Type 4 Hair
While I’m familiar with the Camille Rose Naturals hair care line, I’ve never tried any of the products until now, and I'm here to share why their leave-in is ultra hydrating and type 4 friendly.
Texture Tales: Emani on Breaking the Stereotypes of Natural Hair
Texture Tales: Emani on Breaking the Stereotypes of Natural Hair
"For the longest we have been made to think Type 4 hair is not beautiful. We were taught that it's unruly, unmanageable, and that it's not professional. Well I am here to help remove all of those negative associations when it comes to type 4 textured curls."