Test Your Knowledge about Your Natural Hair, Take the Quiz!

After reading through the comments section on a few natural hair related posts online, I noticed a pattern in the comments that kept coming up on a lot of articles. Some of the comments are so controversial that they still spark debates between readers of the natural hair community. So, rather than dragging the same […]

How Hair Trims Increases Length Retention

How Hair Trims Increases Length Retention

What’s the big deal with split ends anyway? Why should I cut my hair so that it can grow longer? How does hair trims lead to hair growth? What does apples have to do with natural hair? In this week’s post on Bella Naija, I explained how hair trims DO NOT make your hair grow. […]

10 Benefits of Castor Oil for Natural Hair Growth

If you’ve been struggling to grow your natural hair for a while now, I will recommend you check out castor oil due to its rapid hair growth abilities. Before the Natural Hair Community discovered the amazing benefits of Castor Oil, castor oil was just a pharmaceutical item that was taken orally to help remedy constipation, […]

Three Ways to Transition from Relaxed to Natural Hair

Three Ways to Transition from Relaxed to Natural Hair

When making the decision to transition from relaxed to natural hair, you must first decide on the route you will be taking to become completely natural. Though there is essentially one ultimate route to transition, this involves cutting your relaxed hair off either through a mini chop or a big chop. But did you know that […]

Natural Hair Length Check Hair Chart

Natural Hair Length Check Hair Chart

Confused by the acronyms online about natural hair length check guide? Below, I’ve summarized major length milestones with a full description of each acronym to explain when you’ve reached those stages. Rather than grabbing a tape measure or a ruler which might be hard to use, you would be better off using your own body […]

7 Steps to Take Before You do a Protective Style

The fall season often has many naturals taking cover in protective styles as they try to protect their hair from unfavorable weather conditions. Even though protective styles are meant to help us grow our hair, healthy and long while in a style, a protective style which isn’t done properly will yield disappointing results. Since the […]

Grow Natural 4c Hair Fast With These Three Simple Routine

Grow Natural 4c Hair Fast With These Three Simple Routine

Contrary to what many may think, achieving healthy long natural hair can be very easy to achieve. We’ve all seen bloggers and vloggers who have been able to grow their hair long without taking hair growth pills or engage in any ridiculous activity that promises long hair. What many don’t realize is that simple hair […]

Five 4c Natural Hair Growth Tips For Beginner Naturals

Five 4c Natural Hair Growth Tips For Beginner Naturals

Growing 4c hair long can be very difficult because of the tendency for our hair type to be dry and break constantly. That’s why in this post, I want to share five 4c natural hair growth tips for five groups of naturalistas. There are many reasons why your hair might seem like it’s not growing. […]