Five Easy Ways to Transition
Mar05

Five Easy Ways to Transition

The most difficult decision in going natural is the transitioning process.  In fact, this process can be so tedious that many women fail to maintain their new natural growth and revert to relaxing.  Most women who have successfully transitioned will all agree that the first year is the most difficult when temptation is greater than ever.  This is largely because it is problematic styling hair with two different textures.  This article...

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So what if natural hair is a trend?

A popular YouTube personality, who has been chronicling her relaxed healthy hair journey for about three years online, recently announced her decision to transition.   She is a favorite among relaxed women because of her determination to reach her goals and the ease (or so it seems) of which she does so; and of course her relaxed, mid-back length hair is nothing short of gorgeous!  So needless to say, her announcement sparked a lot of...

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Natural at the Oscars…Viola Davis Ditches the Wig
Feb28

Natural at the Oscars…Viola Davis Ditches the Wig

No girl can appreciate a nice wig as much as I can.  Wigs allow us versatility in our hairstyles and hair colors.  However, I must admit, it does feel nice to wear your own natural hair from time to time.  I guess Viola Davis is now beginning to discover that same feeling of freedom in wearing your own hair.  The actress recently sported her own natural hair to The Oscars after deciding to fore go wearing  a wig.  Ms. Davis is known...

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Good and Bad Hair???
Feb28

Good and Bad Hair???

“Talkin bout good and bad hair.  Whether you’re dark or you’re fair.   Go on and swear, see if I care good and bad hair”.  Don’t you just love Spike Lee’s movie ‘School Daze’?   If you haven’t seen it (and I can’t imagine that anyone over 30 hasn’t) you should.  You got the “jigaboos” or the mostly dark skin girls with “nappy hair” versus the “wannabes” or light-skinned girls with weaves all down their backs.   They taunt and tease...

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Skincare & Natural Hair
Feb07

Skincare & Natural Hair

As we all know natural hair requires lots of moisture, and those of us with natural hair are constantly using products that are made up of oils and creams to keep our hair looking its best.   Although these products are great for the hair they can clog pores and cause a lot of trouble for the skin on the face.   There are four basic skin types: normal, dry, combination, and oily.   For the purposes of this article only oily and...

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