Category African hair

Shrinkage: A curse or a blessing

If you are natural and have type 4 hair, then you might have and you do experience Shrinkage 99% of the time. Your hair just refuses to show its real length especially when washed. Whiles this may be off-putting because you want your real length to show, it is actually a good thing. Shrinkage is […]

Benefits of Onions for Hair and Scalp

Studies have shown that Onions are not only good for cooking but very good for hair as well. Some years ago I was searching the internet for natural remedies for dandruff and hair loss and that was where i came across onions as one of the top ingredients that help to cure dandruff.  I could […]

Why are my edges thinning?

Ever wondered why your hairline and edges keeps receeding and thinning? Well i have. Growing up i never paid attention to my edges. I never really had a reason to. My edges were just about normal. It had just the right amount of hair it needed. It was only recently i started noticing my edges […]

Is Grease Really Bad for your Hair?

To grease or not to grease that is the question. The natural hair bible is filled with  so many hair commandments. One of such commandments is “thou shall not grease.” But what at all is this grease that suddenly everyone with natural hair should stay away from? What is in Grease? Grease is the term […]

7 Reasons Why You Are Struggling With Your Natural Hair.

Going natural and staying natural is never easy. It requires a lot of dedication and hard work especially if you want it to meet your expectations. If your hair is not looking like how you envisioned it to look like or how you see others own flourish then you are probably doing somethings wrong. Here […]

4 Things You Shouldn’t do If you Have Low Porosity Hair

What is low Porosity Hair? Low porosity hair is hair with a tightly compact cuticle. It is hair that struggles with allowing any moisture or anything into the hair shaft however, once water or moisture is trapped inside the hair it stays locked in hence it is difficult for water to escape the hair. 4 […]

Hair Porosity

After knowing which hair type one belongs to the next most important thing if not the most important thing is to identify one’s Hair Porosity. Hair porosity refers to the ability for water to easily penetrate the hair shaft and how well the hair can retain the moisture it has absorbed. There are three types […]

Do You Know Your Hair Type??

Most newly naturals often times don’t know where to start from and what to do to their new hair once they go natural. Handling a totally different type of hair which is not relaxed can be very stressful and frustrating especially when you have no clue or whatsoever how to go about it. When it […]

WASH AND GO (GREEN ECOSYLER GEL)

A couple of weeks ago i made a blogpost talking about how i did my Wash and Go using the pink Eco Styler Gel. If you haven’t seen that already i would suggest you go and read it. Today i am not going to talk about what a WASH and GO is, rather the results […]

BENEFITS OF A PRE-POO

A pre-poo is a treatment done to protect the hair against shampoo’s stripping nature on wash day. In simple terms it is an oil treatment done prior to shampooing hair. It is very important to do this treatment before shampooing hair because it acts as a film or shield protecting your hair from the dryness […]