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 […]

3 Ways to Teach Your Kids About Natural Hair Care

3 Ways to Teach Your Kids About Natural Hair Care

DiscoveringNatural and her girls (Big Sis and Lil Sis) By DiscoveringNatural As a mom, who loves everything about natural hair, from the different textures to the way the hair reacts with different products, I want my children to share in the knowledge. It is very important for us to teach our children about natural hair. […]

TMC Answers: How to Manage Hair Breakage

TMC Answers: How to Manage Hair Breakage

Do you have questions about your hair? Please feel free to send those questions to me via my Facebook page, this blog or my other social network sites. Readers will also be able to share their thoughts based on their experiences so that we can all learn from each other.  Via the Facebook page *source* […]

Wash Day Basics for your Natural Hair

Wash Day Basics for your Natural Hair

I wouldn’t recommend washing your hair loose unless it’s still short A while ago, I left a comment on another hair blog where I stated that I will be sharing some of my wash day routines with you all as I figured it might be a guide for many. I personally don’t like to share […]

Hits and Misses with Protective Styling

Hits and Misses with Protective Styling

Last protective style in April with Marley hair At the beginning of this year, I had a 6months plan to keep my hair in braided extensions for the first 6months of the year, with an end goal of gaining 3inches by the end of June. To my surprise, I noticed that my hair had grown […]