Pic via: blkgirlsrock Here are some simple steps for people new to the world of taking care of their natural hair: 1. Get rid of any regular shampoo that you might be using. They contain many harsh ingredients such as Ammonium Lauryl Sulfate (ASL) & Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS). These ingredients are found in majority(…)
Quazi King is an amazing Brooklyn based Photographer. His work speaks for itself and exudes spell binding distinct beauty from every subject. To come to know Quazi is to know the meaning of greatness. His photos will be featured regularly. Checkout his site at http://www.quazimottoonwax.com
Via: Africancreature Gator, put the new leave in moisturizer down! I admit that I was a product junkie (pj), actually I’m still in recovery. Underneath my sink still looks like a shelf at Target and the Vitamin Shoppe combined. At the beginning of my new found hair journey, I was just so excited to try(…)
(Photos by: Paul de Roos) No need to put on your glasses or think you are seeing double…well then again actually you are! I would like to introduce my identical twin sister (pictured here with a braidout) the talented, brilliant, amazing and beautiful MC (rapper) TK Wonder (ahhhh how can I say this without sounding egotistical(…)
Via: Blackfashion I want these ladies to turn around so I can see the outfits from the front. These fits are definitely giving me a thrift feel.
THIS ONE IS TOO BIG, THIS ONE IS TOO SMALL, THIS ONE IS JUST RIGHT: Finding a Hair Regimen that Works
If you are a newbie to the world of natural hair you may feel like Goldilocks lost in the Forest trying to find a hair regimen that works best for you and even if you have been in the natural hair game awhile you still may not have found a regimen that works completely to(…)
Creator/Editor, Leila Noelliste of Black Girl Long Hair is a uplifting and inspiring site “dedicated to the ever-growing community of black, Latina and multi-racial women who choose to wear their hair naturally — with minimal or no use of chemicals, heat, weave or extensions.” Cipriana was featured in their Hair & Style Icon series. We would like to thank(…)
The hair and scalp have a ph. Having the correct ph balance seals the hair cuticles making it smooth and shiny. The ph scale goes from 1-14 measuring the acidity or alkalinity, with 7 being neutral. The perfect ph for hair is 5.5-6.5, the higher the ph the wider the hair cuticles are open. An(…)
Many, many things influence my sense of style, including my Jamaican ancestry, and Bob Marley was definitely a style icon to me. I am loving the Fair lsle Sweaters and was pleased to find this pic of Bob wearing one.