Regimens

What Advice Can we Give for New Naturals and Transitioning?

What Advice Can we Give for New Naturals and Transitioning?

Transitioning can be a tricky thing especially if you have only seen your hair straight for most of your life and that’s the only way you know how to take care of it. There are many things I hear women say to me like, ” I don’t know what my hair would look like without(…)

Want Super Slip? Try Herbal Essences Hello Hydration Conditioner

Want Super Slip? Try Herbal Essences Hello Hydration Conditioner

Herbal Essences Hello Hydration conditioner is the business! This is one of my staples although it isn’t natural. It gives your hair so much slip that any hair type should have an easier time getting through tangles and knots. I also use it on my son Jaden’s 4a/4b hair and it saves me a lot(…)

Length: 5 Tips to Help You Achieve it

Length: 5 Tips to Help You Achieve it

If you want to gain length but frustrated with your results here are 5 tips that just might put you on the path to achieving more length. Patience: Learning this  can not only save you precious strands when detangling but also internally will make you much happier in the process of attaining length which will(…)

Clarify your Hair w/Trader Joe’s Tea Tree Tingle Shampoo

Clarify your Hair w/Trader Joe’s Tea Tree Tingle Shampoo

Trader Joe’s Tea Tree Tingle with Peppermint and Eucalyptus is my staple  shampoo. Oh how I love the tingling sensation and the super clean feeling it gives without stripping my hair. Its all natural which means its not harsh on your strands and its $3.99! This stuff is awesome because the ingredients prevent dry, itchy(…)

UPDO VS FREE: THE FIGHT OF THE YEAR

UPDO VS FREE: THE FIGHT OF THE YEAR

Sometimes deciding whether to wear your hair up or down can very much feel like the fight of the year but depending on your perspective there is only one reigning champion or perhaps a draw. This fight will be a toe to match as the contenders will battle it out to the twelfth round. The fighters have weighed(…)

Beach & Pool Hair

Beach & Pool Hair

I am in love with the beach! My boy friend, son, and I are all beach bums! I’m talking swimming, surfing—> (insert boyfriend), snorkeling, diving, you name it! So with all these water activities my hair has to get wet. I get terribly down when I am not able to enjoy that beautiful thing that(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Rinny

Urban Bush Babe: Rinny

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Rinny and I’m the best all the DJs want to…I was in the middle of enjoying clips from “Coming to America” when I started this interview! How long have you been natural? Tricky question, my last relaxer was in October of 2007. From(…)

Old Product Regimen vs New: How my Hair has Changed

Old Product Regimen vs New: How my Hair has Changed

Over the past four years I have been pretty loyal to my personalized regimen and that loyalty came pretty easily since my hair seemed to favor well from my product regimen, and by favoring well I mean, I was retaining steady growth, moisture and very few split ends but then a change happened in December(…)

Benefits of Sesame Oil on the Hair (UV protection)

Benefits of Sesame Oil on the Hair (UV protection)

Yes, the same sesame oil that can make your food delicious can be used on you hair. Here are the benefits of cold pressed, unrefined sesame oil: -Acts as a natural sunscreen for your hair and protects from harmful UV rays -Natural healing oil full of antibacterials; great for healing scalp infections and fungus -Great(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Jessaye

Urban Bush Babe: Jessaye

Tell us your name and where you are from?  My name is Jessaye and i live in Boston, MA. How long have you been natural? As of August i will have been natural for three years.   What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? (…)