Regimen Advice

best products for black women with curly hair
Get your notebook, pen, and a glass of favorite wine because the knowledge we’re about to drop on you will be, well, hair-raising. Ready? Here goes nothing… There’s no such thing as the best curly hair product. OMG! WTF? Are you kidding me? Yahp. As we said, shocking. Here’s the thing: With...
Wigs are cute, convenient, and incredibly versatile, so they're super easy to fall in love with. However, they can also cause a great deal of damage if you don't care for your air properly. Between all the friction from lace and combs, and pulling and tugging on your braids,...
forehead acne hair products
Forehead acne isn't exactly the first thing that comes to mind when we talk about haircare, but it should be! With all the oils, creams, and gels we put in our hair, it would be a real surprise if you didn't see a bump or two—or even an entire breakout—from...
The natural hair movement has been around for years now. And while there are numerous tutorials, blogs, and hair experts, most people still struggle to transition their strands from relaxed to natural. If you belong to this camp, here are some of the most commonly asked questions about making the transition...
Has your hair been feeling a little too parched and brittle lately? Has it been snapping off? How was your last wash day? Was it spirit-crushing? If your answers are mostly yes, babe, you need to invest in a protein treatment like now! Unlike your regular moisturizing masks and deep conditioners, a...
It's the muse of smoothie and juice bars everywhere. It's constantly highlighted in wellness magazines and a hot topic in clickbait articles you come across when surfing the web. We're talking about kale, the Queen of greens, and a food that puts 'super' in superfood. Like other leafy veggies, kale is chock...
Ah, curly hair – the moodiest mane of the century. You can kiss it, pet it and load it with world-class conditioners, creams, and oils, yet it’ll still, nonchalantly, poof out, frizz up, and look like it just stepped out of a science fair project. And even though, by now, you’re...
Dry shampoo isn't something black women typically invest in and that's a shame because it would probably benefit us and our unique hair wants and needs the most! The right dry shampoo would definitely help keep sweat and excess buildup at bay since we can't always wash our hair and...
Let’s be honest. It might take us another century to know if blonde-haired queens really have more fun. However, we’re confident that, whether you’re a bottle blonde or a natural, you need to have a solid upkeep routine to keep your strands looking lustrous. The trick? Purple shampoo. According to experts, this...
When it comes to hair loss, rosemary oil is one at-home solution we haven't gone over very much. For most of us, having natural hair or being on a healthy hair journey isn't new.  So quite naturally, we know all the little tips and tricks people typically use to regrow...
If you were blessed with curls (at this point, it seems more like a punishment than a blessing), you know one of the most challenging things to do is keep your curls frizz-free. Since there are, annoyingly, no guidebooks being handed out to teach you how to take care of...
Has your hair ever been so difficult to manage that you had —what feels like— a never-ending bad hair day? I'm not talking about your hair not cooperating for a day or two, but I mean weeks and even months of your hair just not doing what you need...
Beside coconut oil, shea butter has to be one of the most popular (and overused) ingredients in natural hair care. To be fair, it's not for no reason! It's packed with essential fatty acids and vitamins that contribute to moisturized, shiny, and defined kinks and curls.  But no matter how great...
Kaolin Clay
As far as hair clays are concerned, our girl Bentonite has really been holding us down for the last few years. But have you heard of its a gentler alternative, Kaolin clay? Different from the chemical makeup of bentonite, Kaolin is formed from the weathering of aluminum silicate minerals, like...
Since the beginning of the natural hair movement surge in the early 2010s, people have sung the praises of protective styling for hair growth and overall hair health. And while all of the praise is completely justified because protective styles have proven to be effective for a lot of us,...