Best Heat Protectants for The Natural Hair Girls

Best Heat Protectants for The Natural Hair Girls
Some people wonder if using heat protectants are worth the cost or even necessary since they cannot protect your hair entirely from heat damage. When you use a flat or curling iron, you can transform your kinks for new looks. However, added heat introduces changes to your natural hair, and not always the good ones. Continue reading

Overcoming Natural Hair Adversity

Overcoming Natural Hair Adversity
Wearing your natural hair in today's society is a hot topic. For many, it says a lot about a woman who can stand firm in her skin and rock her natural hair. As much as the natural hair community has grown, there are still many who don’t agree with that look. We're shedding light into these adversities. Continue reading

App Galore: The Most Useful Apps for Naturalistas

App Galore: The Most Useful Apps for Naturalistas
At this point, there is an app for just about everything. From finding love to just checking the weather, we have become so used to trying to everything being accessible from our fingertips. How much easier can our lives get at this point with so much information at our disposal? Well, you are about to find out. Continue reading

Natural Hair Products and Tools That Were A Fail

Natural Hair Products and Tools That Were A Fail
We all know there is nothing worse than a natural hair fail. We spend hours watching Youtube videos trying to perfect what Natural85 is doing, but some styles and tools never work out. But what if it's not you that’s the problem? What if it’s the actual product and hair tool that doesn’t work?

Honestly, half these natural hair ‘things’ don’t work or their not even natural. Below I’m going to go through some of the popular products and tools that are complete fails! Continue reading

Why ACV is the Key to Saving Locs

Why ACV is the Key to Saving Locs
Do you want to lower your blood sugar levels and fight diabetes? Try some ACV. Do you want to improve your skin? Try some ACV. Do you want to be a millionaire? Try some ACV (okay, let’s not get carried away). The point is, this type of vinegar is prevalent because it has endless benefits that could help us all make some improvements in our lifestyle.

Would you believe me if I told you that it could also help save your locs, whether they are synthetic or natural? When I said it helps with everything, I meant that! Continue reading

4C Protective Hairstyles To Rock for Winter

4C Protective Hairstyles To Rock for Winter
Truth be told, the curlier your hair is, the dryer it is. Your hair care regimen should change as the seasons do, and it is important always to transition your hairstyles. 4C maintenance requires more moisture than other hair types to soften and strengthen strands. The chilly winds of winter add on to the dryness, making us even more prone to breakage and damage. During the colder months of the year, you may have to double or even triple your hydration. You may also look at it like it’s a bit excessive, but you will thank yourself later if you do!  Continue reading

Can I Really Get Straight Natural Hair Minus The Heat?

Can I Really Get Straight Natural Hair Minus The Heat?
Natural hair gurus and enthusiasts across the globe want to know, is it possible to achieve a straight, sleek look without the heat?

The answer is yes… and no. As much as we all would love a straight answer, the science behind heat-free straight hair has many variables. Let’s debunk this mystery together! Continue reading

What Your Shedding Amount Says About Your Natural Hair

What Your Shedding Amount Says About Your Natural Hair

It is normal to experience shedding daily. On average, we shed from at least 50 to 150 hairs a day.

If you notice any more than that, you might be experiencing excessive shedding or even hair loss. No worries though, because as women we may shed more hairs from pregnancy, stress, changes in birth control, weight, or recovering illness.

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