Natural Hair Care

5 Ways to Use Whipped or Raw Shea Butter in Your Hair

By Veronica Jacobi of NaturalBella Shea butter is a natural conditioner for hair. It is produced from the Shea-Karite tree nut, which is native to East and West Africa. For centuries it’s been used for its skincare benefits; healing burns and injuries, removing surgical marks, dermatitis and stretch marks, etc. But it is also highly effective for hair. Here are...... Read More...
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6 Incredibly Moisturizing Natural Hair Products From Black-Owned Brands

In keeping with our theme of hooking your beauty up routine during winter, I wanted to share some of my favorite natural hair products that have insane moisturizing properties. During winter, I make sure I stay away from humectants like glycerin (I explain why in the last video) and tend to use heavier products that pack more of a moisture...... Read More...
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How to Pick a Stylist Who Won’t Destroy Your Natural Hair

My very first salon experience was when I was 12. I found this black hair salon through the yellow pages. I wanted my hair relaxed by a “professional”, as I told my mom. She acquiesced, booking me the appointment and dropping me off after school. The stylist seemed annoyed at how kinky my hair was. I’d gotten perms before, but...... Read More...

5 Instagram Gurus Who Focus on Healthy Natural Hair Regimens

Instagram is full of veteran naturals with drool worthy hair. Their photos are inspiring and encouraging, but some end there without giving much advice. Instagram can be a source for inspiration, but these 5 beauties also offer information and push a healthy hair narrative. DayelaSoul This beauty is known for her large, red ombre curls. She is the queen of roller...... Read More...