In the weeks leading up to my high school finals, I developed a habit of touching my hair (and sometimes pulling) when I was studying. My classmate warned me of imminent hair loss but I didn’t think much of it. But is it bad to touch your hair a lot? Let’s admit it – almost … Read more Is it bad to touch your hair a lot?
Whether you have long or short hair, you probably must have had to deal with tangled hair at some point. Once two or more strands are wrapped around each other, the tangled knot can become quite hard to detangle, more so, for people with thick hair. This is one of the things I had to … Read more Best detangling conditioner for thick hair (Top 7)
A leave-in conditioner is one of the most important products when it comes to moisturizing transitioning or natural hair. It is the “L” in the LOC and LCO methods of moisturizing hair, which is a tried-and-tested technique for layering hair products to ensure maximum hydration. The best leave-in conditioner for transitioning hair should be able … Read more Best leave-in conditioner for transitioning hair (liquid and creamy)
I transitioned for ten months before going fully natural in December 2014. It felt weird having to deal with two hair textures and I really wanted my strands to be as strong as possible before cutting off the relaxed ends (my aunt referred to my relaxed ends as “strings”.. lol). I’m glad my cousins and … Read more Wondering what products to use when transitioning to natural hair?
Has your hair been looking dull and lifeless of late? It could be looking like that due to dryness, excess humidity, thinning, breakage, product usage, thermal damage, over-manipulation (from protective styles) or even damage from hair color and bleaching. When I had damage after dyeing my hair, I started by looking for the best shampoo … Read more Best shampoo for dull lifeless hair
So you have just chopped off your relaxed ends after several months of transitioning. You are excited about finally getting to finally wear your hair all-natural. However, there is something new that you now have to deal with – hair shrinkage. And then you begin to wonder: what causes hair shrinkage anyway? Well, the simple … Read more What causes hair shrinkage?