How To: Curl Relaxed Hair with No Heat
Nov15

How To: Curl Relaxed Hair with No Heat

Creating curls on relaxed hair without heat can definitely be achieved. There are some great and easy ways to create this look. The methods listed below are great for anyone wanting to limit their use of heat for multiple reasons, especially for the health of their hair. Method #1: Single Braids   You can create beautiful curls and waves using the single braid method on dry hair. Take sections of your hair and create large or smaller...

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International Beauty Tips
Nov14

International Beauty Tips

Being raised in the USA, I naturally got sucked into the world of beauty obsession, keeping up with expensive brand name cosmetics. I never knew what exactly I was applying to my face, but hey, it must work if Halle Berry is advertising it. It wasn’t until 2 years ago that I realized women of my culture have mastered the secrets to beauty, and they never traded their traditional beauty tools for the modern market of cosmetics....

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My Natural Hair is a Man Trap
Nov14

My Natural Hair is a Man Trap

So I have embraced my natural hair for about six years now. During this time I have noticed a peculiar pattern. Men really love my hair in certain styles more then others. There is talk about how natural hair is not as appealing to men as straight hair (most can’t tell the difference between a perm or a blowout). But that issue is not what I am responding to. When it comes to my hair, men like it a very specific way. You would think...

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Yes I Wear a Weave, SO…It’s Called Protective Styling!
Nov13

Yes I Wear a Weave, SO…It’s Called Protective Styling!

Yes, there is a name for everything and to everything a name.  Growing long and healthy hair doesn’t have to be a bore.  Did you know that when you wear weaves, wigs, phony ponies, buns, braids, etc. you are doing something known as protective styling?  Again, this is another concept that is not difficult to understand.  Protective styling is a style that protects your natural hair.  I bet you never knew the reason why your hair grows...

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Caring for Synthetic Wigs
Nov09

Caring for Synthetic Wigs

  Wearing our hair in one style for an extended period of time can cause us to become bored with our hair.  It can also be a source of frustration if the reason our natural hair in one style is because we don’t know how to style our natural hair any other way.  The opportunity for experimentation with our hair comes during these periods of distress.  Weaves and synthetic wigs are a great way to switch up your hair style. So why...

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