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Planning on Wearing a Straight style? Keep these 4 Things in Mind

Planning on Wearing a Straight style? Keep these 4 Things in Mind

Once in a while, it's fun to change things up and wear a straight style. Just be careful not to use too much heat! Here are 4 things to keep in mind, if you're thinking about straightening your hair.
Are You Wasting Conditioner?

Are You Wasting Conditioner?

Do you love a time-saving tip as much as I do? I'm definitely hair-lazy and will take efficiency any day. Read on if you can relate! Let's tackle something basic today: What's the point of conditioning? As in...what is it for?

The best ways to determine your hair type

The best ways to determine your hair type

Typing hair has become confusing. There are several methods out there, and lots of arguments online about which type people have. We’ll do our best to give you a brief overview of the most popular typing systems, and let you know which one we prefer and why.
Why does Shea butter become grainy sometimes?

Why does Shea butter become grainy sometimes?

Have you used Shea butter before and noticed that sometimes it gets grainy or clumpy? Why does this happen?
Let’s talk about Natural Hair Types - What's the deal with them?

Let’s talk about Natural Hair Types - What's the deal with them?

We all know that everybody’s hair is different. Chuck it up to genetics. It’s unclear why two sisters can look alike and have radically different hair. Over the years, different groups have created categories to help us navigate how to treat and style different hair types. 
5 Things to Consider when Picking a Hair routine

5 Things to Consider when Picking a Hair routine

You’re thinking about doing your hair, and can’t quite decide what to do. Procrastination is an option, but you had promised yourself to do better…Congrats! Here are 5 things you should be considering:

Lara on Wedding Planning, Family, Natural Haircare, and Keeping it all together

Lara on Wedding Planning, Family, Natural Haircare, and Keeping it all together

My name is Larissa but everyone calls me Lara, a passionate Wedding Planner, mother of 2 handsome boys and an HR Professional..Ohh and a Natural Hair Advocate.
Victoria on Living a Creative Life and finding Encouragement through the Journey

Victoria on Living a Creative Life and finding Encouragement through the Journey

We were so impressed with the super talented Victoria Simba, and hope you are as delighted as we were with this wide ranging conversation on Living a Creative Life and finding Encouragement through the Journey. Enjoy!
Elsa opens up about her Hair Journey and about Sustainable Self-Care Practices

Elsa opens up about her Hair Journey and about Sustainable Self-Care Practices

We recently got to chat with Elsa, a beautiful and smart curly hair enthusiast who runs a page to help guide newbies in their curly hair journey. S...
5 reasons we love Layering and the LCO method

5 reasons we love Layering and the LCO method

You’ve probably heard of the LCO/LCO methods by now. In a nutshell, this is a method of applying various styling products to get curls that look a...
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.