Coily Hair Articles

Natural Hair Care and Braiding
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.
The Kinky Advisors of a Nappy Administration
The Kinky Advisors of a Nappy Administration
Among the colorful personalities that you nominated for president were a promoter (Don King), a P-funk master (George Clinton) and a real life politician (Barack Obama) and a poet (Toni Morrison).
Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa
Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa
Tight, curly hair should always be cut dry. Blow dry the hair out with a wide-tooth comb -- not completely straight -- and leave a little elasticity.
Making the Transition
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.
Hairlocking: Everything You Need to Know: African, Dread and Nubian Locks
Hairlocking: Everything You Need to Know: African, Dread and Nubian Locks
Nekhena Evans is a pioneer in the locked hair care industry.
Ahoy Ye Nappies!
Ahoy Ye Nappies!
Maybe it’s a good thing that I couldn’t make it on the cruise this year. The last time I went, I failed miserably in my attempt to comfort any permed-challenged souls.
Do Black Blondes Have More Fun?
Do Black Blondes Have More Fun?
I was drawn by the teeny, weenie platinum blonde Afro. “Do nappy black blondes have more fun?” I asked her pointedly.
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.