NaturallyCurly Articles

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.
Win This Intensely Nourishing Moisturizer
Win This Intensely Nourishing Moisturizer
In this edition of #HaveYouTriedThis you can win a moisturizer packed with aloe juice, amla fruit, marshmallow root, burdock root and more.
The New Plopping Towel I'm Loving Right Now
The New Plopping Towel I'm Loving Right Now
Ever since I ditched the terry cloth, I've been using this towel every time I plop.
You Might Need this Preservative for your DIY Products
You Might Need this Preservative for your DIY Products
Don't neglect the potential for microorganism and bacteria growth.
DIY African Black Soap Shampoo
DIY African Black Soap Shampoo
If you have a sensitive scalp or suffer from eczema, you will benefit from this basic shampoo recipe this fall.
Which Braids Are Best to Wear When I'm Transitioning?
Which Braids Are Best to Wear When I'm Transitioning?
Our reader asks, "I am going on three months natural, I've heard putting braids in will maximize the growth."
7 Light Hold Pomades For Wavy Hair
7 Light Hold Pomades For Wavy Hair
If you have type 2 hair, use a styling pomade with light hold that won't make your waves limp and stringy.
We Created A Series Of Children's Books For Little Black Girls
We Created A Series Of Children's Books For Little Black Girls
"A good book should just be a good book, regardless of what the characters look like."
What Quitting Smoking Can Do for Your Hair
What Quitting Smoking Can Do for Your Hair
In addition to avoiding lung cancer and heart disease, this is an added bonus.
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.
This Girl Was Pulled From Class For Having "Poofy" Hair
This Girl Was Pulled From Class For Having "Poofy" Hair
This woman says her niece's principal "reduced her to tears" after removing her from class for having crochet braids.