How to Set Smart Goals For Your Natural Hair

Happy New Year Peeps! I know 2015 will be your best year ever! If you’re one of the millions of people who set New Years resolutions at the beginning of the year but are quick to give up by January 7th, let me be the first to congratulate you on reading this post. Setting New Years […]

Natural Hair Nazi or Natural Hair Realist?

Natural Hair Nazi or Natural Hair Realist?

When I first got involved in the Natural Hair Community (NHC) 5 years ago, there were many mentors and mentees who spent long hours helping each other to achieve their individual healthy hair goals. As the NHC was still in its infancy stage at that point, the small community of people were able to voice […]

Natural Hair Tips for Expats Living Abroad

Natural Hair Tips for Expats Living Abroad

Chinese Military GuardsHairstyle: Twistout in a Frohawk So you’ve just found out that you’ve been assigned to oversee a company project in a foreign country. Perhaps you’ve been admitted to a graduate program in your dream country or may be like myself, you’re simply seeking for a new adventure in another part of the world […]

Tips for Travelling with Natural Hair

Tips for Travelling with Natural Hair

Whether travelling for business or pleasure, long distance or short distance, by car, train, plane or bus, we can all agree that travelling can be stressful. For us Naturals, the stress level can be easily escalated as we think of the tools and products to take with us so that we don’t end up paying […]

A Big Chop is NOT Always The Solution To Unhealthy Hair

A Big Chop is NOT Always The Solution To Unhealthy Hair

*source* While I’m happy to see more and more women doing the big chop (BC) left right centre, I sometimes question the motive behind the radical decision. Is it a new hairstyle? Did she do the BC because she’s tired of all the wigs, weaves and all the upkeep that comes with Black hair? Is […]

Why I can’t afford to go to a hair stylist

Why I can’t afford to go to a hair stylist

    Ever since I went natural, I have been very careful when it comes to choosing my hair stylist. Even if it means being in charge of the styling, treatments and handling of my tresses. In the last few years that I’ve been natural, I can say that I’ve only been to the stylist […]