Hair Breakage | Regular Combing vs. Finger Detangling

Hair Breakage | Regular Combing vs. Finger Detangling

I, like many others haven’t had any success with combs, also, my hair and scalp have been very happy without them.As you can see from the picture above, hair loss with combs is about 3 times that of finger detangling. The reason for this is that combs are an aggressive tool which are used to […]

Washing Your Child’s Natural Hair

Washing Your Child’s Natural Hair

By DiscoveringNatural When it comes to washing your child’s hair, you have three choices. You can either choose to wash the hair with a shampoo (sulfate or sulfate-free) or with a  or an alternative method. Using ShampooWashing with a shampoo can quite drying to natural hair. This is because “sulfate” shampoos are known to strip all […]

Books for Natural Hair Kids

Books for Natural Hair Kids

By DiscoveringNatural There are many books that you can get to help encourage your child and teach your child more about Natural Hair. My girls love reading books and whenever we are at the book store and they see a book with a child that is the same skin color and hair type as they […]

TMC Answers: Split Ends and Where to cut them off

TMC Answers: Split Ends and Where to cut them off

You snip just ABOVE the split ends, Jc of Natural Haven The question asked at the meet up was “When trimming split ends, should I cut just above the split or right at the split?” Answer: You have to cut just above the split so that the ends will be completely smooth and free of a […]

10 Commandments of Winter Natural Hair Care

Regardless of your hair texture, length, or ethnicity, we can all agree that the winter is not favourable to all hair texture. Aside from the freezing temperature, dry air (both indoor and outdoor) and the cotton and wool fabric that we wear during the cold season can all wreak havoc on our hair. And if […]

How to make Liquid African Black soap

How to make Liquid African Black soap

For the “no poo” sistas out there who are on the search for an affordable cleanser which won’t strip your hair of it’s natural oils and still do its job, I recommed you rush to the market or your closest African food store to get yourself a bar of African black soap right after reading […]

How to Deal With Your Daughters Natural Hair Struggles

How to Deal With Your Daughters Natural Hair Struggles

By DiscoveringNatural As a mom to two girls with different hair needs, it can be quite challenging figuring out what works for both girls and myself. Sometimes, what works on one child might not work on the other. Struggles with Lil Sis’s hair I always refer to Lil Sis’s hair as “Diva” hair. One day […]

Video: How to Detangle Your Child’s Natural Hair TEARS FREE

Video: How to Detangle Your Child’s Natural Hair TEARS FREE

By DiscoveringNatural When it comes to detangling your child’s hair, it can go either of 2 ways. Way 1:  Filled with tears … coming from your child and maybe yourself Way 2:  A no stressful experience. I prefer Way 2 better, don’t you?  My younger daughter is very tender headed and I make sure to […]