I hate hair tangles. You hate hair tangles. Everyone hates hair tangles! But hair tangles are a natural occurrence in curly hair, aka natural hair. The natural tendencies to remove hair tangles are to either comb through it, or brush through it. This is all well and dandy if you
Yes, yes, yes - your natural hair can survive winter, and without being wrapped under a protective styling.
I have been a natural for some couple of years now, and I live in London. In these years, I have the great privilege to see the blossom of natural hair women walking
For those who want to forgo the Big Chop and would rather transition into their natural hair, it does seem quite alien to have two completely different textures to work with. The only time that relaxed hair would remotely have a different texture is the ‘regrowth’ stage and this is
Travelling is exhausting. Whether it’s the process of trying to make sure you have everything you need to make it in your next destination, dealing with troublesome fellow passengers or travellers or navigating airport security, the process of travelling can wreak havoc on all aspects of appearance and well-being.
Also, if you
This is the fifth part in the series of articles on what items to get when you are new to the natural hair journey. The previous part in this series talked about some of the products and tools that you could get early on in your natural hair journey to
It seems like forever that I’ve been in this awkward length stage – where my hair is not quite long, not quite short for certain styles. I’ve longed to be able do a glorious high bun, but patience is a virtue and I have none. But I’ve found an alternative,
Oil has many uses for natural hair, and is not just the seconding step in a sealing method. Carrier oils, and oils that stay liquid whether warmed or cooled, in particular has its many uses as a topical application and, in particular, are a positive tool in your hair regimen,
One of my favourite benefits of going natural was the renewal of the edges of my hair. Because of the constant pressure of braids, twists and weaves on already weakened, relaxed hair my edges were in a sad and sorry state when I first went natural. My hairline was not
Thank You for the life You have given me. The untainted beautiful life You have generously offered to me. You love me without cause. I never gave You a reason to love me, or cherish me, or to die for me.
You are indeed the greatest of all romance. You
Maybe you’ve just done a big chop. Maybe you are tired of relaxing your hair and you are seriously considering going natural. Or maybe you’ve been slowly transitioning for a few months to a year, relying primarily on twists, weaves, and braids to get by, but now you want to