Transitioning

Hairdryer Loses Handle, Becomes Magical

Hi Ladies, I love finding out that things you assumed were necessary are actually pointless. Like, when we all discovered that toner was a marketing gimmick. Or when it hit us that shampoos were meant for straight, oily-hair, not textured hair (HOAX!)....... Read More...

5 Lightweight Detangling Sprays for Natural and Transitioning Hair

Does your hair need a mid-week detangling pick-me-up, but you don’t want it to get weighed down with product? Sometimes, navigating through the hair with detangling conditioners and products like Kinky Curly Knot Today are less than optimal. They can be a little too heavy, and sometimes too time consuming. Plus, summertime is all about...... Read More...

Why I Used a Texturizer to “Transition” to Natural Hair

by Taylor Law of Klassy Kinks At the end of 2012, I decided that it was time to take control and go natural. No awkward moments of carrying two textures and trying to control my “puffy” edges. No more feeling like my hair never looked as good as that first week out of the salon....... Read More...

Aveda Targets Transitioners!

On June 1st, it’ll be my one-year transitioning anniversary! I’ve been growing out my natural hair the way I grew out my acrylic nails. I faked it till I made it. The nail tech would buff and polish my nails...... Read More...

How to Build a Regimen for Transitioning Hair

When it comes to transitioning, there are three questions I am asked most frequently: 1. How do I transition to natural hair? 2. What hair styles can I do? 3. Is there a regimen I can follow? Right now, we’re going to tackle question number 3. For answers to 1 and 2, click the questions...... Read More...

How to Build a Regimen for Transitioning Hair

When it comes to transitioning, there are three questions I am asked most frequently: 1. How do I transition to natural hair? 2. What hair styles can I do? 3. Is there a regimen I can follow? Right now, we’re going to tackle question number 3. For answers to 1 and 2, click the questions...... Read More...

Meet My New SYB Team!

Hi ladies! So, I’m realizing that I can’t do SYB all by myself. I have an adorably demanding daughter and an unadorably demanding career (juggling freelance writing/editing for several outlets is like being an on-call doc, but with Carpal Tunnel...... Read More...