Category African hair

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 […]

Wash And G0(Pink Ecostyler Gel)

A wash n go is a staple style in every naturalistsa’s hair styling kit. It is consists of washing the hair and apply curling cream or gel to the hair strands to define the curls. In my own personal opinion, curls come out more defined using the shingling method. However, if you don’t want the […]

Ayilo/Shile aka Bentonite Clay for Hair

Ayilo or Shile is not a new product in Ghana and in most parts of Africa. In fact, clay eating in Ghana and Africa has always been very popular but what most of we Ghanaians and Africans don’t know about this clay is its detoxifying and cleansing power. Rich in minerals, Ayilo absorbs impurities and […]

Egg Mask Protein Treatment

The human hair is made up of approximately 70%-95% proteins which are basically condensation polymers of amino acids. Because hair is made of mainly of proteins, it is only normal that proteins are used to treat hair for damages that the hair might have subjected to due to harsh treatments such as chemical bleaches and […]