Hair Care

Hair Care

Best Shampoo Choice for Natural Black African American Hair 2018

Natural hair has an unmistakable beauty. Most African American hair is often black, curly, and dry, but most popular shampoos don’t address the needs associated with these hair traits. That’s why you must use a natural hair shampoo. Black hair is...

How I Bested My Itchy Box Braids

For most sisters, summertime braids were par for the course growing up. It was a way to enjoy swimming at summer camp without the threat of looking crazy about the head, afterward. Even in adulthood, when it comes time...

Modern Braids and Twists Hair Care

Braids and twists are a thing of beauty. They are a celebration of many origins but seem to get their greatest voice from African culture. These protective styles never go out of fashion, and the need to establish a...

Remember These Do’s and Don’ts to Keep Your Braided Hairstyle Hot and Fab

Girls who want to have some fun without having to think and worry about their hair can always go for braided hairstyles. A braided look can give you a feminine, pretty, and even romantic hairstyle. But, just like with other...

Hair Bonding: Are There Advantages for Wearing Hair Bonding Extensions?

Hair bonding uses glue to bond the extensions to your existing hair or scalp. This method of adding hair extensions is very popular among hair extension connoisseurs. Let’s face it; hair extensions are an excellent accessory for women seeking...

How to Regrow Hair Damaged by Hair Extensions

Hair weaves and extensions when worn frequently can cause thinning and other hair loss conditions such as traction alopecia. Depending on the method of attachment, the damage caused could be anything from moderate to severe. Hair weaves based on the...

Is Your Hairstyle Causing Your Thinning Hair?

Thinning hair results from grad­ual, non-genetic hair loss that can be caused by a number of reasons including hormonal changes in the body as experienced by pregnant women and post menopausal women, to poor nutrition as a result of...

Hair Braiding Advice: Beautiful Braids Before, During and After

With hair braiding, you’ve kissed goodbye to mediocre hairstyles – and you have the added benefit of a comfortable, long-lasting hairstyle, especially if you’ve invested in cornrows or other types of African braiding. However, as good as your plaits...

Traction Alopecia – The Result of African American Women’s Hairstyles

Many African American women are at risk for developing hair loss as a result of their popular hair styling techniques. Traction Alopecia is a hair loss condition caused by damage to the dermal papilla and hair follicle by constant...

How to Make Your Real Human Hair Extensions Last Longer

Investing in a set of hair extensions can truly transform your appearance, giving thick, full hair where there wasn't before. For this reason, this kind of treatment is becoming increasingly popular with women who have naturally thin and fine...

How to Prep Hair for 100 Day Hair Braids

Caring for your natural hair and scalp should come first before any type of hair installation, especially with 100 Day Braids braids. Starting off with that healthy foundation will ensure a longer-lasting protective style that will encourage your own natural...

15 Hair Care Myths – The Truth and the Lies

Everyone has a favorite myth about hair care - and we usually never let the truth get in the way of a good legend! This article examines some of the most widely known - and the reality behind the...