How To & Style Articles

This Woman Was Fired For Refusing To Alter Her Natural Hair
This Woman Was Fired For Refusing To Alter Her Natural Hair
"I'm not going to compromise my roots and edges because my employer wants me to."
How I Make My Wash & Go Curl Definition Last
How I Make My Wash & Go Curl Definition Last
This technique has trained my curls to fall in place on their own for styling.
Why Weave Irritates Your Scalp, and What to Do About It
Why Weave Irritates Your Scalp, and What to Do About It
Does synthetic hair make your scalp itch?
3 Heatless Ways to Stretch Your Curls
3 Heatless Ways to Stretch Your Curls
Heatless stretching is a damage-free way to add length or volume to your curls.
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?
How to Make Your Own 100% Organic Curl Enhancing Gel
How to Make Your Own 100% Organic Curl Enhancing Gel
Do some gels leave your curls feeling dry and weak? Vitamin B5 will make them stronger.
Hair Shrinkage Tips You Can’t Live Without
Hair Shrinkage Tips You Can’t Live Without
Learn how to work with your curl pattern, not against it.
The Difference Between Faux Locs and Loc Extensions, According to a Professional
The Difference Between Faux Locs and Loc Extensions, According to a Professional
Faux locs and loc extensions are often used interchangeably - but there's a difference.
How to Use An Afro Pick For Big Curly Hair
How to Use An Afro Pick For Big Curly Hair
This tool can give you the illusion of fuller, thicker hair on a wash-and-go or twist-out.
6 Must-Know Tips For A Fail-Proof Wash Day
6 Must-Know Tips For A Fail-Proof Wash Day
Sometimes I seal with a jelly instead of an oil.
The 4 Signs Your Hair is Healthy
The 4 Signs Your Hair is Healthy
What does healthy natural hair look like to you? All of these factors play a role in the state of your curls and how to care for them.