Protective Styles

A few weeks ago I shared a thread of a newish protective style called Butterfly Locs otherwise known as distressed locs. Feel free to look through a few of them below so that you can know what I am referring too. Oh and follow me on Instagram as well while you...
mini twists
Mini twists are one of my favorite current trends because they're a protective style, but can also transition into other styles such as a twist out. They're also cute, convenient, and the best part? They're easy to do and maintain. You don't need a bunch of products to get the...
poetic justice braids
On this day in 1993, Poetic Justice, a love story between a hairdresser and poet named Justice and a postal worker named Lucky hit theatres captured the number one spot earning over $11million that weekend. The movie was directed by John Singleton starred Janet Jackson and Tupac Shakur with Regina...
wig
One of our favorite YouTubers, TastePINK just dropped a super detailed tutorial featuring a $50 wig that looks like a 4C silk press. I often get questions about how to customize wigs and where to find realistic options that look like 4c pressed hair so this video I am about...
Protective styles
Wearing a protective style can work wonders for the health of your hair. If done and maintained correctly, protective styles promote growth and ward off breakage and hair loss. With benefits like that, we want to be able to stretch out our protective styles for weeks, or even months. And lucky...
A few weeks ago we created a short gallery for Pop Smoke braids on Instagram and it had great engagement so we wanted to share a post here on the popular style. By the way, if you aren't following us on Instagram, hit the follow button real quick after you...
Wigs
In recent years, the quality of synthetic wigs have improved a great deal. Heat resistance, less shedding, and better textures make for some really natural and ridiculously affordable wigs. However, not all of them are top of the line wigs; we still need to separate the duds from the gems!...
Most women will credit their long term protective style for much of the growth they experience during their hair journey. Others may swear that keeping a protective style--like weaves and box braids-- in for more than two months is the reason why they experienced hair loss in the first place....
Protective styles
Protective styles are clutch during this time of quarantine because most of us aren't going anywhere so why not give our hair a break while we wait for things to normalize. Protective styles are great for growing out your hair, preventing hair damage and improving your natural hair's overall...
ashleybedeck
Want to make your lacefront wigs and weaves look natural? Here's a quick 8-tip guide to help you perfect your next install. Tint and Bleach If you've ever watched a tutorial, got a custom wig made, or even went to a stylist who deals with wigs or weaves, then you know...
Spring Twists
Spring Twists, also known as Natural Twists and Passion Twists, is a gorgeous, defined, and fluffy two-strand twist style that's a must-try this season! Perfect as a long-term protective style, Spring Twists are easy to do, effortlessly manageable, and a cute way to help protect your hair as it...
Have you ever wanted to try chunky short faux locs or goddess locs? If you have then this post is for you! I am going to be completely shameless and admit that this entire post was inspired by Nikithatt or @naturalbabe10.11_pro on Instagram. (She is pictured above) She has the...
Protective and low manipulation styling is one of the major keys for healthy natural hair. We have all types of styles and methods we utilize daily that work wonders, but sometimes they fall short. Why? Our way of going about it isn't quite right. Here are 4 common protective styles...
Head wraps alone have held great cultural importance for Black women throughout the years. We wrap our hair for religious reasons, cultural identification, to be fashion forward, and even as a significant part of our hair regimen. Let's face it, a good head wrap is important! And while we...
Would you rock winter white faux locs? I have heard mixed opinions on the trend, some women say - Why not?! And others, it is a for sure "hell no"! I took the liberty of creating a picture based list of women who have dared to wear the style, check...