Crispy Ends? Try This

Crispy Ends? Try This

If your ends are damaged — not just dry and crispy, but split or broken — you should get a trim ASAP. A trim can improve the overall health and appearance of your hair, and make detangling and styling easier. Plus, you’ll likely feel motivated to care for your freshly...
How Do I Make My Natural Hair Shine?

How Do I Make My Natural Hair Shine?

Unlike straight hair, which reflects light, our highly textured strands, with their glorious bends and turns, refract light, giving them a somewhat dull appearance. So, similar to those pesky single-strand knots and shrinkage, it kinda comes with the territory.  Some...
How to Transition from Relaxed to Natural Hair

How to Transition from Relaxed to Natural Hair

The process of going natural is highly personal, and there is no right or wrong way to do it. While many opt to “big chop,” or to chop off all of their chemically treated hair at once, others choose to slowly grow out the relaxer, or to “transition.” The...
Is Your Hair Shedding Too Much?

Is Your Hair Shedding Too Much?

Shedding is an inevitable and natural part of the hair growth cycle, and the average person loses 50 hairs a day. On occasion, we all notice an increase (or decrease) in shed hairs, but when the loss begins to unnerve you and cause anxiety, it’s time to schedule an...
Managing Multiple Hair Textures

Managing Multiple Hair Textures

If we polled the curly-hair community, we’d find that most identify themselves as having multiple textures. I’m a proud member of that club as well. My hair in the front is fine, loose and wavy, while my hair in the back is coarse, tight and coily. Nevertheless, I...