Transitioning Hair Articles

Can You Reverse Heat Damage?
Can You Reverse Heat Damage?
Heat damage is the enemy of progress in the natural hair community. So can you reverse it?
5 Reasons Why Your Transition is So Rough
5 Reasons Why Your Transition is So Rough
Has your transition been rough?
4 Signs It's time to Cut Your Transitioning Hair
4 Signs It's time to Cut Your Transitioning Hair
There aren’t enough trims, protein treatments, or low maintenance styles to make it cease.
4 Reasons Why Transitioners Fail (And How to Avoid Them)
The 6 Emotional Stages Every Transitioner Goes Through
The 6 Emotional Stages Every Transitioner Goes Through
You may have gone into this thinking that your hair would look like a certain YouTuber...
Are You Ready to Quit Your Natural Hair Forever?
Are You Ready to Quit Your Natural Hair Forever?
If you are struggling to keep the faith while your natural hair grows past your shoulders, you're not alone.
Should You Twist Your Hair Every Night?
Should You Twist Your Hair Every Night?
Do you still rely on two-strand twists every night for definition?
How My Hair Changed After Transitioning
How My Hair Changed After Transitioning
Are you transitioning and noticing your hair transform?
3 Reasons We're Watching Issa Rae's Insecure On October 9th
3 Reasons We're Watching Issa Rae's Insecure On October 9th
Finally, a TV character who looks, acts, and thinks just like us.
This Small Business Owner's Self-Care Routine Includes Supporting Her Peers
This Small Business Owner's Self-Care Routine Includes Supporting Her Peers
We talked with BIGCHOPHAIR owner Melissa Etienne about her successful extensions company and the importance of supporting other female black-owned companies.
5 Struggles Only Heat-Straightened Naturals Understand
5 Struggles Only Heat-Straightened Naturals Understand
As a natural who enjoys a good silky smooth blowout every so often, I have my fair share of triumphs--and tragedies--after each hair appointment.