When to do a Protein Treatment on Your Afrokids Hair

When to do a Protein Treatment on Your Afrokids Hair

By DiscoveringNatural I started doing a Protein Treatment on my children’s hair when they were 5 years old.  Why that age?  I believe that by this age, they have outgrown their baby hair (hair from the womb) and their natural hair characteristics are now pretty established. With that being said, the question would be: Is It […]

How Much Does Your AfroKid Know About Her Natural Hair?

How Much Does Your AfroKid Know About Her Natural Hair?

By DiscoveringNatural How much does your kids know about caring for their Natural Hair? It is never too early to start teaching a child how to care for her hair. A child who is old enough to shower and dress herself in the morning should be old enough to know a few things about how […]

How to Minimize Your Child’s Hand In Hair Syndrome

How to Minimize Your Child’s Hand In Hair Syndrome

By DiscoveringNatural  Have you noticed your child pulling on their hair? This might be a case of Hand In Hair Syndrome.  Don’t worry, it is nothing deadly. Hand in Hair Syndrome is simply a condition where a person is constantly playing in their hair by pulling, twirling, or twisting it. This condition can cause hair […]

6 Natural Hair Tips for Busy Naturals

6 Natural Hair Tips for Busy Naturals

 You can probably agree that healthy natural hair can take a lot of time. Sometimes depending on your hair texture, length and hair needs, your hair can easily take a few hours per week to maintain. Eventhough you want healthy hair, you just don’t have the time and energy to devote to prepping your hair every morning […]

Video: How to Cornrow Your Child’s Natural Hair

Video: How to Cornrow Your Child’s Natural Hair

By DiscoveringNatural Cornrows are great protective styles for children. Not only does it protect the hair from breakage, it also helps in retaining length. The video below will show you easy steps to take when learning how to cornrow. I also provide you with some tips that will help make the cornrow style last and […]

6 Ways to Prolong Moisture Retention in Your Afrokids Hair

6 Ways to Prolong Moisture Retention in Your Afrokids Hair

By DiscoveringNatural The #1 complaint of parents/guardians when it comes to caring for their little one is, “How to keep their hair was being so dry“. First time you should know is that Natural hair is “naturally” dry because of the structure of the hair. The curves and coily nature of our hair does not […]

10 Nighttime Natural Hairstyles

10 Nighttime Natural Hairstyles

I don’t like to wear my hair out that often because I really don’t feel like spending the extra time every morning styling my hair and then having to spend another 30 min-1 hour putting it away at night. Although I have to admit that I enjoy the variety of styles that i’m able to […]

4 Natural Hair Tips for AfroMoms with Multiple Afrokids

4 Natural Hair Tips for AfroMoms with Multiple Afrokids

By DiscoveringNatural If you are responsible for doing your child’s hair and you have more than one child, you can relate to the struggles each wash day comes with. If you are lucky to have children that love getting their hair done regularly, then you are the luckiest parent ever! For some of us, we […]

5 Ways to Stretch Your Afrokids Natural Hair

5 Ways to Stretch Your Afrokids Natural Hair

  By DiscoveringNatural Have you ever washed your child’s hair and after washing it, the size magically drastically reduces? Well, Welcome to Shrinkage and Natural Hair. You can’t run away from it. Your child’s hair will shrink.  There are many ways to reduce the amount of shrinkage you get. Sometimes, we do love to embrace our shrinkiness […]