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Big Chop of Different Proportions: Urban Bush Babe Update iShe

Big Chop of Different Proportions: Urban Bush Babe Update iShe

This is a big chop of different proportions. It has been three months since we last talked to the beautiful and talented singer, songwriter, dancer and mother iShe in which she revealed all the details on her hair regimen for long hair during her Urban Bush Babe interview which can be seen in its entirety here:(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Yagazie Emezi

Urban Bush Babe: Yagazie Emezi

Tell us your name and where you are from? I’m Yagazie Emezi and i was born and raised in Nigeria. My mother is Malaysian but I identify predominately with being Nigerian. How long have you been natural? For over nine years. I had my hair permed for about a year when i was 11 but(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Carolynn

Urban Bush Babe: Carolynn

1. Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Carolynn but I go by TheHeartfeltHoney within the natural hair community (youtube/twitter) 2. How long have you been natural? I got my last relaxer in the fall of 2005. I cut all my relaxed ends off in 2007 so I count from(…)

Sealing Ends: How to Retain Moisture Longer to Prevent Breakage

Sealing Ends: How to Retain Moisture Longer to Prevent Breakage

There is nothing like the feeling of well moisturized ends but on the flip side there is nothing like the feeling of dehydrated ends and let me tell you the latter is a feeling I would rather avoid. Depending on the porosity levels, density of the individual strands, texture and state of your hair such(…)

Benefits of Argan Oil on the Hair

Benefits of Argan Oil on the Hair

Argan oil comes from the Argan tree in native Morocco. The oil is extracted from the kernel of the Argan. Argan oil is much like jojoba oil but has been said it surpasses it and is also known as liquid gold. Here are the many benefits of Argan oil for the hair:   – Moisturizes(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Sasha Jones

Urban Bush Babe: Sasha Jones

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Sasha Jones. Originally from Elyria, OH (about 20 miles outside of Cleveland), but I’ve been living in Los Angeles for the past 3 years. How long have you been natural? My whole life, I guess. I had it relaxed a few times in(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Kalisha

Urban Bush Babe: Kalisha

1. Tell us your name and where you are from? MY name is Kalisha and i’m from jersey but play in NYC lol  2. How long have you been natural? I’ve been natural for 15 months Today wow!! happy nappyversey to me!! 3. What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your(…)

Retaining Length: To Trim or Not to Trim Your Ends

Retaining Length: To Trim or Not to Trim Your Ends

Snip, snip, snip as I watch my ends fall into the bathroom sink simultaneously thinking how in the hell am I supposed to keep retaining length if I keep trimming my ends away and after pulling up site after site referencing the slightest hint about trimming and when you should trim your ends can make(…)

Sealing Moisture into Your Hair

Sealing Moisture into Your Hair

Hi ladies, I hope you had an awesome 4th of July weekend I wanted to give a quick run through for those who don’t know how to seal their hair, because there is a right way and a wrong way. Step 1.While hair is freshly cleansed and still wet apply a leave-in conditioner and/or moisturizing(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Isadora Mendez

Urban Bush Babe: Isadora Mendez

Tell us your name and where you are from?  My name is Isadora Mendez. I am the youngest of three girls, the only one who was named by my mother. She named me after Isadora Duncan who is known for creating/popularizing modern dance though I’m not much of a dancer (I’m aight….I got the ill(…)