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Best Hair Straightening Products for Curly Hair
Best Hair Straightening Products for Curly Hair
Here's the serums and heat protectants you need to maintain healthy hair.
5 Myths About Relaxers
5 Myths About Relaxers
With information overload nowadays in the comment sections and on Instagram, there's no wonder why so many myths about hair relaxers floating around.
What it Looks Like to Be One Year into a Natural Hair Journey
What it Looks Like to Be One Year into a Natural Hair Journey
Trying to decide to go natural? Here's what you could look like in one year. Read about 9 women's natural hair journeys!
Should You Color and Straighten Natural Hair?
Should You Color and Straighten Natural Hair?
Are you still a part of the natural hair community if you straighten your curls? Some say that any alteration of the curl pattern or hair texture is a violation of the natural hair code.
Why Oil Doesn't Work as a Heat Protectant
Why Oil Doesn't Work as a Heat Protectant
Are you familiar with the smoke points of your oils? It determines whether your hair is going to be protected from heat styling.
Win Smooth 'N Shine to Love Your Hair Every Day, Every Way
Win Smooth 'N Shine to Love Your Hair Every Day, Every Way
Nourish breaking, dry curls with this new frizz-fighting formula.
Is Getting a Blowout Bad for Your Naturally Curly Hair?
Is Getting a Blowout Bad for Your Naturally Curly Hair?
Although there is always a risk with heat, every head of curls is different.
You Can WIN Design Essentials Agave & Lavender for Constantly Moisturized Curls!
You Can WIN Design Essentials Agave & Lavender for Constantly Moisturized Curls!
Want a stretched or straight style? Don't damage your curls. Use Agave & Lavender!
What to Use if You Straighten Your Hair This Winter
What to Use if You Straighten Your Hair This Winter
These products protect against heat damage and tame your frizz.
Do You Need these Blow-Drying Extras?
Do You Need these Blow-Drying Extras?
Extras, extras, blow dryer extras, read all about ‘em!
How To Straighten Hair Without Heat
How To Straighten Hair Without Heat
Avoiding heat doesn’t mean you have to give up on straight styles altogether.
WATCH: Wavy To Straight and Back Again with Cantu
WATCH: Wavy To Straight and Back Again with Cantu
How do feel like wearing your hair today?
2 Years After Being Called 'Un Pajon,' I Now Embrace My Natural Hair
2 Years After Being Called 'Un Pajon,' I Now Embrace My Natural Hair
In Washington, D.C. the natural community is in abundance. For Leyla, however, embracing her curls wasn't always an easy feat.
5 Hacks For A Successful Straightened Hairstyle
5 Hacks For A Successful Straightened Hairstyle
According to Studio Redd Salon owner and hairstylist, Tina Redd, “The only con to straightening natural curly hair is doing it incorrectly.”
7 Hair Tools That Will Make Your Next Wash & Style Much Easier
7 Hair Tools That Will Make Your Next Wash & Style Much Easier
Sometimes your hands are just not enough to wash and style curly hair--even for the minimalist natural.
How to Stretch Your Hair with the Banding Method
How to Stretch Your Hair with the Banding Method
While generally a sign of healthy hair, shrinkage also sometimes leads to the formation of knots and tangles, causing excessive breakage.
3 Must-Haves EVERY Transitioner Needs in Her Bathroom
3 Must-Haves EVERY Transitioner Needs in Her Bathroom
Your hair has severe damage from the constant chemical processing it has endured.
The Risks (and Benefits) of Using a "Straightening Brush"
The Risks (and Benefits) of Using a "Straightening Brush"
We are constantly searching for versatile ways to straighten our natural hair without the risk of damage. Is a straightening brush the answer?
Can You Straighten Curly Hair with a Steamer?
Can You Straighten Curly Hair with a Steamer?
What does steam do to curly hair?
3 Steps to Avoid Heat Damage
3 Steps to Avoid Heat Damage
Use heat responsibly.
Are You Using the Best Flat Iron For Your Hair Type?
Are You Using the Best Flat Iron For Your Hair Type?
The difference between Ceramic, Tourmaline, and Titanium flat irons, along with recommendations from popular curly hair Youtubers.
The Reason I'm a Straight Hair Natural (and Still Love My Natural Curls)
The Reason I'm a Straight Hair Natural (and Still Love My Natural Curls)
I’ve been natural for 15 years, big chopped twice, and have nothing to prove. I love my natural curls. However, right now I've become a straight hair natural... And I like it!!
3 Kinds of Damage that Loosen Your Curls
3 Kinds of Damage that Loosen Your Curls
Do you have some straight and stringy curls?
"What Can I Do to Keep from Just Getting a Relaxer?"
"What Can I Do to Keep from Just Getting a Relaxer?"
Feeling lost? These suggestions can help.
Let It Go, Let It Go: Your Heat Damaged Hair
Let It Go, Let It Go: Your Heat Damaged Hair
Think of this as your Little Black Book for heat damage.
How to (Safely) Stretch Curly Hair
How to (Safely) Stretch Curly Hair
Want to stretch you hair safely without the risk of heat damage or losing your curl? Follow us.
Why Your Flat-Ironed Hair Lacks Body
Why Your Flat-Ironed Hair Lacks Body
Here’s how to avoid limp, stiff, lackluster hair when straightening your curls.