InStyle.com made an article about Hair Myths. Here are some that I thought natural hair people would be interested in hearing: 1. True or False? Frequent Trims Make Your Hair Grow Faster FALSE. “Hair grows from the roots, not the tips,” says Michael Wright, senior research scientist at Nexxus Salon Hair Care. A trim removes … Read more Hair Myths by InStyle.com
I wanted to do a post where I list of some hair care lines for curly, coily, and kinky hair: www.MissJessies.com Best Known For: Curly Pudding www.curls.net BKF: Curls Milkshake www.janecartersolution.com BKF: Nourish and Shine www.kinky-curly.com BKF: Kinky Curly Curling Custard www.mixedchicks.net BKF: Leave In Conditioner www.devaconcepts.com BKF: No-Poo Cleanser Check their sites out.
I keep hearing about putting honey in your hair. I want to try this. I have been so afraid that I will be outside in the sun and bees start swarming my hair. So I have read around. They say to put one to two tablespoons of honey in your conditioner. It adds moisture and shine and cleanses … Read more Honey!!
Curly Girl (CG) is a book by Lorraine Massey. I had a chance to read this book when I was at Curltopia Salon and I thoroughly enjoyed it. She suggest you “co-wash” (conditioner wash) instead of using shampoo. (From wikihow.com) Most shampoos contain harsh, drying sulfates that are extremely damaging for curly hair (ammonium laureth … Read more What does it mean to go CG?
What keeps you inspired to stay natural? Ive had a couple of people ask me about how I stayed natural without getting the urge to relax again. There really is no short answer. To be honest, it does take more work as a natural– I don’t want this to be discouraging. I don’t mind spending … Read more Inspiration- What keeps you natural?
Having natural hair hasn’t necessarily saved me money…but it has saved as far as the salon is concerned. I used to go to the salon every 1 or 2 weeks when I had a relaxer. Even after I became a new natural, I would go to the salon every 2 weeks to get my hair straighten. Once … Read more Natural Hair- Has it saved you money?
I ran across these new products. I may check them out, depending on the price. Sometimes the BSS near my house has Mizani on sale. COCONUT SOUFFLE LIGHT MOISTURIZING HAIRDRESS MINERAL OIL AND PETROLATUM-FREE FORMULA Natural coils and curls—and even some wavy hair types—require extra moisture, protection and style control. New whipped-texture, Coconut Soufflé … Read more New Mizani Products for Curly Hair
Who’s going to The Essence Music Festival this year?? I go every year and I love the experience. If you are going, maybe we could meet up..Also…Pantene will be casting their for their upcoming ads. This sounds like a great opportunity for some curly girls to get selected. 1 out of the 3 selected ladies last … Read more The Essence Festival in New Orleans
I have heard about Ouidad and their super expensive cuts. She is known as the “Queen of Curls”. She has just introduced a new comb she came up with to help detangle without ripping or tugging. According to Quidad.com: Double Rows of teeth eliminate difficult knots and prevent curls from springing back and re-tangling Longer … Read more New Ouidad tool- The Double Detangler