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Dr Lian on Advanced Treatments for Hair Loss

Dr Lian on Advanced Treatments for Hair Loss

What are some common misconceptions you hear about hair loss or aging?The main one would be that  nothing  can be done about it. Medical research continues to discover potential treatments. One shouldn’t struggle in silence. A good place to start is to seek out advice from a healthcare professional.

Ms. B.'s approach to caring for her locks

Ms. B.'s approach to caring for her locks
My hair has been relaxed, texturized, and locked. I have very tight curls, so when it was natural, it was hard to manage, when it was chemically treated, it always broke off eventually, often at the crown. I could never retain length, so I had to keep it quite short.
Now, just 2.5 years after starting my locks from a very short afro, my hair is the longest it has ever been and it's quite easy to maintain.

Brown girls who coach – On cultivating personal freedom and spiritual wealth

Brown girls who coach – On cultivating personal freedom and spiritual wealth
Brown Girls Who Coach is for aspiring women of color + entrepreneurs who are ready to take their business and sense of empowerment to the next level! We’re a spiritual mother daughter team who want to see more women living life on their terms with freedom, creativity + their natural talents at the forefront.

4 Things Pasta & Noodles Can Teach us about Natural Hair

4 Things Pasta & Noodles Can Teach us about Natural Hair
1-Hair, like Pasta, can get dehydrated, and in those moments, the best thing you can do is to let your hair soak up as much water as possible. 2-If you don’t want your cooked pasta to get all stuck together...

Who taught you to hate the texture of your hair?

Who taught you to hate the texture of your hair?
As a complicated year starts to wind down, let's reflect: On May 5th, 1962, in a speech in Los Angeles, Malcom X, Yes, THE Malcom X, the activist asked… "Who taught you to hate the texture of your hair"

How do you Care for Type 4 hair Specifically? 

How do you Care for Type 4 hair Specifically? 
When caring for your type 4 hair, ensure you're handling it gently and utilizing low manipulation styles when you can. Take your time when caring for your hair. Here are a few rules we like to follow:

4 Easy Styling Steps to a Rock Solid Haircare Routine for All Seasons

4 Easy Styling Steps to a Rock Solid Haircare Routine for All Seasons
Caring for curls can feel complicated. Your hair will change based on a number of factors including the level of humidity in the air, the quality ...

Performance vs Great Ingredients - Do we have to choose?

Performance vs Great Ingredients - Do we have to choose?
When I started Iraba, I was driven by the belief that it was possible to create cosmetics that we could feel good about, but that also make us feel good and find confidence within ourselves. My wish was for those we touch to ultimately show up in the world like the incomparable people they truly are.

You've Washed, you've Gone, and now...What a Mess!

You've Washed, you've Gone, and now...What a Mess!

Ok my dear, let's troubleshoot. First off...don't feel bad. I've been there, done that...so many times, it's not even funny. Remember, we agreed that you'd try the wash and go at least 3 times before you give up. 

How to achieve a Great but Lazy Wash & Go on Tightly Curly hair

How to achieve a Great but Lazy Wash & Go on Tightly Curly hair

Ease is a big part of what we believe in. It's great for curls to look perfect, but if it's going to take hours and hours to do, is it all worth it? We'd say on most days...probably not! We most definitely fall closer to the lazy natural category than anywhere else 🙈⁠

Is a wash and go for me if I have very curly hair?

Is a wash and go for me if I have very curly hair?

Excellent question! While that's a question you will have to answer for yourself based on what you like to do to your hair, and how you like your hair to look, here are a few key things to consider before you decide:

Human Hair can help save the environment. Say what?

Human Hair can help save the environment. Say what?
On July 25, 2020, a large ship carrying 4000 tonnes of fuel crashed on a reef in Mauritius, and eventually started leaking the content of its cargo all over the coastline. The people of Mauritis are rallying to clean up the mess.