Coily Hair Articles

Andre Walker Talks Hair
Andre Walker Talks Hair
Andre Walker has written the ultimate hair-care book for women of all ages and ethnic backgrounds
Ouidad Talks Curls with New Book
Ouidad Talks Curls with New Book
In the 128-page, soft-cover book, Ouidad debunks the myths of curly hair and reveals the secrets to bringing out its natural beauty.
Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa
Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa
Anytime you can still maintain a deep wave pattern when wet, it is considered a texturizer -- a technique, which softens and elongates the natural wave for more manageability.
Patience is Key to Hair Growth
Patience is Key to Hair Growth
The reality is that genetics determine how tall you are, your eye color, your hair texture and the "predetermined maximum growth rate" of your hair.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Textured Tresses
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Textured Tresses
"People really do not know their hair textures," Da Costa says. "They don't know whether it's curly, kinky or coily.
Natural Actress Loves Her Tresses
Natural Actress Loves Her Tresses
In an industry where image is everything, Keymah serves as a positive role model, proudly flaunting her braids, twists and kinks.
The Afro Revisited
The Afro Revisited
The afro is a stylish and desirable style for many men, women and children.
Shawnda Thomas Has Locks that Unlock Doors
Shawnda Thomas Has Locks that Unlock Doors
Actress Shawnda Thomas wears her natural hair proudly for auditions and acting roles. And it hasn't hurt her one bit.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Mixed Chicks
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Mixed Chicks
Frustrated by the lack of products for people with hair like theirs, two biracial entrepreneurs started Mixed Chicks.
Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa
Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa
For a long-lasting style, try creating large two strand twist by applying gel or pomade and sectioning the hair into 2” sections, then twist. After the hair dries completely, separate the twist and finger comb the twist for more fullness. Always let your hands act as your comb- they work wonders.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Kinky-Curly
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Kinky-Curly
Self-described product Junkie, Shelley Campbell, was frustrated by the constant revolving door of products. So she created her own line, Kinky-Curly.