Regimen Advice

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,...
A good portion of us type 4 girls have hair that is fine, thin, or some mix of the two. And so the misconception that type 4 hair is naturally thick and full has led to a whole lot of disillusionment and disappointment when it comes to our respective...
Maximum Hydration Method
The 'Maximum Hydration Method' has been heaven-sent for many naturalistas who have faced the issue of chronically dry hair. This is especially the case for those of us with low porosity, 4C hair. After years of research, natural hair expert Pinke Cube came up with this method to help black...
Healthy Type 4 Hair - Pre-Poo Routine
A nice, thorough pre-poo is a godsend for dry Type 4 hair—plain and simple. In fact, the whole idea that washing your hair only requires basic shampoo and conditioner for 15 minutes in the shower is one that needs to be thrown out–especially if you have type 4 hair...
Woman Shaves Her Head Immediately After Realizing Her Hair Is Falling Out Due To Chemical Treatment
If "it's just hair!" was a person, this young lady would be it! @chereka.l applied either a chemical relaxer or bleach to her hair and immediately experienced hair loss. In the video shared on Instagram and viewed thousands of times, you will notice as she combs through the chemical, her...
Tiktoker @Nessmonae has traction alopecia around her hairline and she decided to try a trick she saw on TikTok using human hair wefts. She cut the human hair wefts, and strategically placed them in the areas where her hair is thinning. To seal the hair she used Got-To-Be glue spray...