Growth & Retention

5 Ways You Can Protect Your Hair When Swimming at the Beach or the Pool

5 Ways You Can Protect Your Hair When Swimming at the Beach or the Pool

The picture above was taken of me during my honeymoon in Maui, Hawaii while I was snorkeling (Honeymoon post coming soon!). For those who love swimming like I do or may have children that swim, here are some tips for protecting your hair. FYI try to stay away from parting your hair, because I got(…)

Cutest Twist Out Tutorial EVER from 3 Year Old Riley!

Cutest Twist Out Tutorial EVER from 3 Year Old Riley!

I absolutely adore children, but this little girl Riley takes the cake! I was smiling so hard it made my cheeks hurt! Watching it also made me miss my son being that age. Check out her twist out tutorial below, you are guaranteed to smile.  

Benefits of Eliminating Products From Your Scalp…Or Reduction Of Usage

Benefits of Eliminating Products From Your Scalp…Or Reduction Of Usage

For years no one could convince me otherwise that oiling everyday was not really the best option for optimum health of my scalp! Until just recently, oiling my scalp had become as routine as brushing my teeth but like most changes in my hair regimen, I accidentally stumbled across the benefits of not oiling my(…)

International Hair & Beauty Show Ticket Giveaway

International Hair & Beauty Show Ticket Giveaway

Last week we announced our collaboration with the ‘International Hair & Beauty Show’ (IHS) taking place at the Meadowlands Expo Center in NJ on Sunday, May 19th from 10am-7pm, and Monday 20th from 10am-6pm. One of the largest multicultural trade shows in the country, you will see the latest techniques in hairstyling, coloring methods and makeup application right on(…)

My Latest Hair Regimen

My Latest Hair Regimen

I have done some tweaking with my hair regimen over this last year, so here is a list of products that are my staples and apart of my current regimen:   Shampoo: (Done once a week) -Shea Moisture Raw Shea Butter Moisture Retention Shampoo -Sof n’ free Clarifying shampoo ( done every 2 weeks in(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Sanetra Stewart

Urban Bush Babe: Sanetra Stewart

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Sanetra Stewart and I am originally from Corpus Christi, Tx but I’ve lived in Austin for over 10yrs.     How long have you been natural? I’ve been natural for uuuum I don’t even remember, it’s been that long. I’ll guess maybe 8(…)

One of The Most Beautiful Natural Hair Journeys on Self-Discovery (Video)

One of The Most Beautiful Natural Hair Journeys on Self-Discovery (Video)

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ to view video. For some, hair is just hair but for others, including myself, a natural hair journey is more of a personal reflection, revealing a visual timeline to the transformation of who I really was…ME! Meet Kayla Enigma of ‘Revealing the Roots’ who shares her one year natural hair(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Hanna Thedros

Urban Bush Babe: Hanna Thedros

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Hanna Thedros and my journey on earth started in a small town in Sweden called Uppsala. Shortly after my birth, my parents, who are from Eritrea (East Africa), decided to move south and Gothenburg became my hometown. Later in life, I moved to(…)

3 DIY Protein Masks for Dry & Damaged Hair

3 DIY Protein Masks for Dry & Damaged Hair

Here are 3 great and easy protein hair masks that you can do at home:   Egg & Yogurt Hair mask: Eggs can be a great source of protein for your hair. The yolk is rich in fats and proteins which is extremely moisturizing. The whites contain bacteria eating enzymes that cleanse hair and scalp(…)