Regimens

Calling All Mixtresses

Calling All Mixtresses

What mix of products such as aloe, oils, butters, etc… have made the best hair recipe for you? Please share your recipe and what you use it for (deep treatments, sealants, leave-ins, etc…). Here is a recipe that I mixed up that was amazing for detangling my hair —> Detangling Formula   Happy Halloween!!!!

8 Step Routine to Sealing My Ends

8 Step Routine to Sealing My Ends

Everyone has their own successful techniques of sealing of their ends but here is my personal detailed 8 step routine in how I seal my ends each week. Before I proceed with the steps below I always perform a search and destroy or dusting of my ends. The search and destroy or dusting method is just an alternative to(…)

What you need to Know to Successfully Seal Your Ends

What you need to Know to Successfully Seal Your Ends

At the end of the day if you have never heard of sealing your ends this can sound more complicated than it really is but sealing your ends is simply locking in moisture. Your ends are the oldest part of your hair and naturally when anything ages extra steps are needed to aid in a(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Marie

Urban Bush Babe: Marie

1. Tell us your name and where you are from? Marie, from Chicago. 2. How long have you been natural? 2 years. My last relaxer was on October 2, 2009. 3. What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? I am a graphic designer, blogger…and(…)

Water the Ultimate Moisturizer

Water the Ultimate Moisturizer

My hair was breaking off like crazy a few weeks ago because I was not spritzing my protective styles with water before I sealed.Well after extensive research I found out your hair needs water (duh…!). Hair needs water to maintain its elasticity (the ability to stretch) without water hair snaps off and breaks! Water penetrates(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Danielle Keenan

Urban Bush Babe: Danielle Keenan

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Danielle Keenan and I was born and raised in the Bay Area (Oakland, CA) How long have you been natural?  My natural hair journey started about 3 years ago when I entered college to play D1 basketball. I figured there was not point(…)

Hair Journey: My Major “Traumatic” Setback

Hair Journey: My Major “Traumatic” Setback

Halloween is coming upon us therefore I am in the mood to account a horrific tale of extraordinary proportions…. well, maybe I am being way too dramatic perhaps it wasn’t of “extraordinary proportions” but still horrific never less, with that being said let me cut to the chase of my story. Two years ago sometime in(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Christella

Urban Bush Babe: Christella

1. Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Christella (alter ago name is JolieBrown). I’m originally from Cabaret, Haiti, but  my mother and I left and moved to France when I was 1 where I lived for 17 years. I’m currently residing in New Jersey. 2. How long have you(…)

Aevin’s Regimen for the Worlds Largest Afro

Aevin’s Regimen for the Worlds Largest Afro

Via Naturallycurly. I know you guys were just as curious as I was about Aevin’s  hair regimen. I mean, she does have the world’s largest afro! Here is the regimen part of her interview that I pulled from the naturallycurly site:   What is your current regimen and what are you go-to products? My regimen(…)

Urban Bush Babe Jorian

Urban Bush Babe Jorian

Tell us your name and where you are from?   My name is Jorian, and I’m from Toronto, Canada.  I’m of Jamaican background, both my parents are Jamaican. How long have you been natural? I started transitioning in March of 2009 and I cut my permed ends in June of 2010.  So I’ve been completely(…)