Halo Effect:  Protect Your Edges and Nape
Nov05

Halo Effect: Protect Your Edges and Nape

The edges and nape of a woman’s hair can be the most troublesome, they are often much shorter than the overall length of the person’s hair.  Let’s say you’ve developed a regimen that seems to be working beautifully, your hair is growing nice and strong, thick and healthy and you’ve been able to retain length.  But when you comb your hair up into a ponytail, the hair in the back never quite reaches the holder and falls down or sticks...

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Trend to Try: Mid-Length Bob
Nov01

Trend to Try: Mid-Length Bob

Years ago, bob styles were always on the shorter side and often tapered in the back.  Remember the iconic blond bob made famous by T-boz?  Chin and ear length hair is what I associated with the word “bob.” And back in the day, with the exception of T-boz, bob hairstyles always seemed kind of matronly to me – not a look I aim for!  Even if you are a mother, you can always stay on trend!  While there is nothing wrong...

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Update Your Look For Fall
Oct31

Update Your Look For Fall

When we move from the sunny, bright days of winter we sometimes hit a slump with our looks.  Along with updating our makeup and nail polish colors, changing your hair can make the transition from summer into fall exciting instead of drab.  Here are five non-damaging suggestions to update your look for fall: Try something fake!  Sew in weaves, wigs, box braids, cornrows – all are wonderful protective styles that can change your look...

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5 Hair Tools That Have Improved My Hair
Oct30

5 Hair Tools That Have Improved My Hair

At the core of having healthy hair is keeping it clean, moisturized and providing the right amount of protein.  A great diet, exercise and drinking plenty of water are equally important.  Finding the proper products ranks third but building an arsenal of the proper hair tools is often overlooked.  The brand may not be as important but trust me, the types of products you use to keep your hair healthy matters! Seamless Combs:  I own...

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I’m Confused about the Term ‘Big Chop’
Oct29

I’m Confused about the Term ‘Big Chop’

I’m confused about the term big chop.  I like to think I know (almost) all there is to know in the online healthy hair community, with both natural and relaxed hair.  I enjoy reading in forums and blogs they way most people watch television.  Most terms, products, methods, and hair tools I am familiar with and when something new comes up, I try my best to learn about it. However, ‘big chop’ genuinely confuses me and please allow me to...

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