Natural Hair Care

3 100% Natural Shampoo Options

If you are keen on reading your ingredient labels, you may have noticed that many of the products labelled as natural actually contain very similar ingredients to commercial mass manufactured shampoos. A common naming tactic is to use natural sounding labels such as ‘coconut base’ instead of ‘cetyl alcohol’ or to place a long list...... Read More...

3 100% Natural Shampoo Options

If you are keen on reading your ingredient labels, you may have noticed that many of the products labelled as natural actually contain very similar ingredients to commercial mass manufactured shampoos. A common naming tactic is to use natural sounding labels such as ‘coconut base’ instead of ‘cetyl alcohol’ or to place a long list...... Read More...

Fatimah // 3C/4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! F: My name is Fatimah Austin and I’m from St. Louis, Missouri but I currently live in Atlanta. Why did you make the decision to go natural? F: I’ve been natural all my life, but I’ve had locs for around 15 years (got them when I was 5). My mom had locs when...... Read More...

Two Ways to Do Safe, Wash-Out Hair Color

Now that we’re in the second half of October, the Halloween parties and events are in full swing. Costumes and wigs are fun, but why cover up your gorgeous mane when you can add fun pops of color to your own tresses? I know, I know. Generally speaking, wild out pinks, purples, blues, and greens...... Read More...

5 Reasons Not to Big Chop Again

Are you frustrated and think that your hair needs a cut in order to become healthy? Are you tired of breakage, unable to get products to work well or do you have unexplained shedding? If you are in this group you may just be thinking that the only thing for it is to get rid...... Read More...

5 Amazing Moisturizing Conditioners for Dry Natural Hair

By Chinwe of Hair and Health Are you searching for an effective moisturizing conditioner for your parched natural hair?  Here are some products that might be worth trying: 1. Aussie 3 Minute Miracle Deeeeep Conditioner (pictured above) WHY AUSSIE: It is inexpensive, a little goes a long way, and it leaves the hair feeling soft...... Read More...

The Pineapple Method Didn’t Work for Me…So I Remixed It!

By Marie Young of GoodLooknOut Anyone who knows me KNOWS that Solange is my ultimate lady crush! Although her hair is more than likely a wig, I still strive for her curls, like ALL THE TIME. The only problem, that darn pineapple method! I mean, really, who does the pinapple method really work for?!?! With two kids...... Read More...

How to Use Sulfur for Hair Growth

What is Sulfur? Sulfur is a naturally occurring mineral, and the third most abundant in the human body behind calcium and phosphorus. In the body, it is a necessity for proper synthesis of proteins and enzyme, vitamin conversions, joint health, metabolizing amino acids, hair, nail, and skin health, and more. What Does Sulfur Do for...... Read More...

5 Things Conditioner CAN’T Do

Hands up if you ever thought, ‘If only I could just find the right conditioner, my hair troubles will be over?’ I know that when I first went natural, I really did dedicate a lot of time to looking for a hair conditioner that would magically do everything from making my hair retain moisture and...... Read More...