What App Don’t We Have?
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...
The Naturalistas Have Spoken
I've had natural hair for two years, and I have to say, it was the best decision I could have ever made.
I love that my hair has a mind of its own;...
Is Straight Hair With No Heat Possible?
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....
How much hair are you looking at after each day? Find out how to understand if your shedding is normal or not, and what you can do to lessen it.
Is My Hair Shedding or...
Don’t Always Believe the Hair Hype
So here it is, the words that no one in the natural hair community wants to hear and that is, shea butter is not all that great for your...
The Good, the Bad, But the Not So Ugly
In 2011 I was working in a salon in Orange, NJ where a stylist used a shampoo and conditioner called the Silicone mix.
Silicone Mix is supposed...
Put Down the Heated Styling Tools
Hey, naturalistas! A lot of people have been transitioning to their natural textured hair recently.
However, contrary to what most people may perceive, women have been wearing their hair natural...
“Don't Touch My Hair. When It’s The Feelings, I Wear.”
#DTMH. Solange’s lyrics to "Don't Touch My Hair" is smoothly playing through my speakers as I write this article.
It is also the hashtag that Lupita...
What to Know Before Setting Your Next Hair Appointment
As a Naturalista, I can relate when I hear others expressing their frustration with the quality of natural hair salons.
A lot of salons portray themselves to...
Stay Firm, Don't Perm!
You've been natural for a few months, and now you're thinking "I'm about to perm this mess!"
It's only natural (pun intended) to miss the old state your hair was in for...
"You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman"
Taking the big step from perm/relax hair to natural curls will be a fun, stressful, and exciting journey.
Along the way, you will experience a sense of empowerment...
Be Your Own Hair Goals
When it comes to the natural hair community, a wash and go is the ideal hairstyle to achieve.
It’s a low maintenance style that shows off the definition of your hair...
From Straight to Not-So-Much
Look, we all do it when we know we shouldn’t. One of my best friends a few weeks ago told me that she wanted to straighten her hair.
At first, I’m not...
Hair 101: Learning The Ins and Outs of Coarse Hair
With the movement of natural hair, there are many categories that your curls are in.
We see so many textures and patterns that determine how well...
Keeping Your Natural Hair Frizz-Free of Despite the Weather
My natural queens, are you ready to let the warm winds blow in your hair as you strut down the street this summer?! Wait, you’re not?
Wearing your Nappy, Kinky, and Dreadlocked Hair In A Professional Setting
Natural hair is quickly becoming the “it” way to rock your hair.
Growing up my natural hair idols were Tia and Tamera Mowry and the...
So, You Want A Perfect Twist Out for Your Natural Hair?
Twist outs are a natural girl’s go to hairstyle after the long hours of wash day, detangling, deep conditioning, and the list continues.
Give Natural Hair a Chance
Doing your child’s hair can be extremely difficult for a mom who has never dealt with natural hair.
Sometimes the only answer for them is to perm or straighten their little...
Suns Out, Afro’s out!
It is getting closer to summertime every single day. Do you know what that means? It is time to plan out your summer hair journey!
Yep, that is right. Typically, every girl...
5 Tips for Surviving Summer While Transitioning to Natural Hair
Summertime is quickly approaching, so you know what that means – time for the summer slay with hot hairstyles and even hotter heat.
If you’re transitioning...