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Full Guide on 4c Hair Protective Styling: Who, What, Why, When, 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 …

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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 …

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5 Reasons Why It’s Important to Wear Your Natural Hair in its Afro state

Viola Davis At the workshop I conducted this past weekend, I shared some points on why it’s important for more Black women to wear their hair in its Afro-textured state and to wear it out loud and proud. Some of  the points I came up with are as follows: 1. A True Representation of Us …

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Want healthy long hair? Say No to these 10 bad habits!

Black hair, (relaxed or afro-textured) requires A LOT of care in order for it to be healthy and grow long like Indian and Brazilian people’s hair. Healthy hair care requires us to start doing certain things we’re not used to doing to our hair while also reducing or eliminating bad habits which are damaging to …

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4 Natural Remedies To Ease Itchy Scalp

Itchy scalp can be annoying and embarrassing. There are many reasons why our scalp gets irritated and so there are many ways that we can ease this discomfort. In a previous post, I discussed 6 different reasons why our scalp gets itchy, including different methods we can use to prevent this from happening. In this …

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A Complete Guide to Stop Itchy Dry Scalp, Includes Six Natural Remedies

*Source* Does your scalp flake excessively and frequently? Does it sometimes or always itch? Does it sometimes feel like it’s under fire? What could be the reason for this uncontrollable itch? You might already know some of the causes of the itch and might even be guilty of ignoring it. But if you are totally …

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Ten Ways to Wash Your Natural Hair Without Shampoo

Looking for an alternative way to cleanse your natural hair without shampoo? Look no further!  Below, I have listed 10 different products that can be used to wash your natural hair in case you’re thinking of replacing your shampoo. 1. Sulphate Based Shampoo This is the most widely available and cheapest type of hair cleansers …

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