Fall Hair Therapy: Protein Deep Conditioning Treatment

Fall Hair Therapy: Protein Deep Conditioning Treatment

Arsenal It’s been a while since I did a protein treatment, this is mostly because my hair stopped taking protein treatments, so I had no choice but to give the hair a break and continue with my moisturizing treatments. Since my hair isn’t really damaged, it’s not in a desperate need of protein treatment, so […]

DIY: Super Slip Detangling Mix Recipe

DIY: Super Slip Detangling Mix Recipe

This is a great mix to use when taking down a protective style or when doing a wet detangling. It melts into the hair and makes it slippery enough for knots and tangles to slip off the hair without using a comb to tear through the hair. Recipe In a spritz bottle, combine – a […]

Scalp Oil 1: Anti-Itch Lavender Scalp Oil/Growth Oil

Scalp Oil 1: Anti-Itch Lavender Scalp Oil/Growth Oil

As we all know, a healthy scalp yields healthy hair which has the potential to grow long if taken care of properly. To combat scalp issues, sometimes what’s needed is a topical application to help enhance the natural oil production of the scalp and supplement any insufficient oil production. So instead of washing one’s scalp […]

Moisturizing Deep Conditioning Treatment for Dry Hair

Deep Conditioning Arsenal With the warm season behind us, most of us in the northern hemisphere are now preparing to enter the cold season. Like our skin, our hair is susceptible to dryness in the cold season due to the lack of moisture in the air. I always find that my hair tends to be […]

Video: How to Cornrow Your Kids Natural Hair

Video: How to Cornrow Your Kids Natural Hair

By DiscoveringNatural Many people know how to braid, however, learning how to cornrow opens the door to many creative designs. Such as the ones shown in the video below: To start learning how to cornrow, remember, Be Patient, Keep Practicing, Stay Positive Before you know it… you will be doing wonderful styles like these and […]

Protective Styling: Who, What, When, Where, Why and How?

Protective Styling: Who, What, When, Where, Why and How?

  Day 11 of 31 styles @ 31 places dual challenges What is protective styling? The definition of this term varies from person to person and blogger to blogger. But I define protective styling as any style that protects your hair from physical, chemical and environmental disturbances.   Physical disturbances involves daily styling, combing, and […]

Video: How To Start Caring for Your Child’s Natural Hair

Video: How To Start Caring for Your Child’s Natural Hair

By DiscoveringNatural When it comes to caring for your child’s natural hair, the most common question I get from parents is: How do I start caring for my child’s hair? Before I answer that question, let me give you a little background to how I started. When I had my first daughter, nearly 9 years […]

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 […]