Growth & Retention

Top 5 Culprits to Mid-Shaft Hair Splits

Top 5 Culprits to Mid-Shaft Hair Splits

We are all familiar with splits ends but subtract the “ends” and substitute “mid-shaft” then you may have a problem you never knew existed but yes, mid-trichorrexis nodosa  or mid-shaft splits do exist and are more of a common problem then you may think. The reason why split ends occur so commonly is simply stemmed(…)

4 Important Tips for Deep Conditioning Your Hair

4 Important Tips for Deep Conditioning Your Hair

Why deep condition? Deep conditioning is a great way to put moisture back into the hair, strengthen elasticity, and helps with overall health of your hair and scalp. I personally deep condition my hair every week after I wash it. It has been a vital part of my regimen, preventing dryness and breakage from occurring.(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Asha Noni Hadiyah

Urban Bush Babe: Asha Noni Hadiyah

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Asha Noni Hadiyah aka “The Sassy Soul Rebel”.  I was born and raised in Washington D.C., and I currently reside in Harlem, NY.   How long have you been natural? Since the day I was born.  I(…)

The Benefits of Avocado Oil on Natural Hair

The Benefits of Avocado Oil on Natural Hair

Avocado oil is good for moisturizing dry, brittle, and damaged hair. It has a light weight formula that’s easily absorbed into the hair and scalp. It contains many nutrients such as vitamins A, B, D, E, protein, amino acids, iron, copper, magnesium, and folic acid. All these nutrients are beneficial for nourishment and hair growth.(…)

Part 1: Want More Volume? Healthy Diet Equals Less Shedding

Part 1: Want More Volume? Healthy Diet Equals Less Shedding

As we begin the New Year it is time to change the way we think regarding “healthy” hair. No longer are the days of disregarding your diet as a factor in the condition of your hair, for we now know they are one in the same. Our hair requires the same nutrients needed for a(…)

3 of My Favorite Hair Care Products for Colder Weather

3 of My Favorite Hair Care Products for Colder Weather

During the colder weather months I like to switch up some of my products. It’s important to make sure you maintain moisture in your hair during colder weather because this is when your hair becomes drier and more fragile. A great way to pack in moisture is to invest in products that are thicker and(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Ebony

Urban Bush Babe: Ebony

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Ebony, and you can find me in Norcross, GA. How long have you been natural? I’ve been on this journey since February 2005.     What do you do? My 9-5 is in real estate. However, I’m transitioning into my own business as(…)