Transitioning Hair Articles

Natural Hair Products vs. Relaxed Hair Products: Can You Use Both?
Natural Hair Products vs. Relaxed Hair Products: Can You Use Both?
Hint: it’s more about ingredients than packaging.
My 6 Phases of Going Natural: From September 2014 to Now
My 6 Phases of Going Natural: From September 2014 to Now
In honor of my 1 year Natural-iversary, here’s a timeline of my journey and a Big Chop video.
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.
4 Signs Transitioning is Not for You
4 Signs Transitioning is Not for You
Transitioning is not for everyone.
How to Safely Heat Stretch Your Transitioning Hair
How to Safely Heat Stretch Your Transitioning Hair
3 steps to safely stretching your transitioning hair to prevent heat damage.
"Has Anyone Done Their Own Big Chop?"
"Has Anyone Done Their Own Big Chop?"
Our reader asks "I plan on using clippers and a guide comb to do the big chop myself. What are the risks?"
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.
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."
Why Having Natural Hair on the Victoria's Secret Runway Matters
Why Having Natural Hair on the Victoria's Secret Runway Matters
Models are more vocal than ever before about the discrimination they face in the industry.
The UK Curly Hair Product Every YouTuber Keeps Talking About
The UK Curly Hair Product Every YouTuber Keeps Talking About
Have you heard of Bouclème yet? It gave me amazing curls days after one wash and style.
You Need These 4 Things to Transition
You Need These 4 Things to Transition
"The two textures were like night and day, and I was frustrated with my tresses. "