Transitioning to natural hair may be one of the scariest hair decisions a woman may make. Where do you start? Do you just chop it all off and start over or do you gradually cut off the relaxed ends? Use this post to get some quick tips and tricks to help make the process a little easier. Knowing where to start and having a plan in place will make the transition go smoother.
The former First Lady was spotted in April 2017 rocking her natural curly hair. We've grown accustomed to seeing Michelle Obama in her sleek hair styles during her time in the White House. It's so refreshing to get a glimpse of her in her natural hair. It's good to see so many women letting go of the negative stigma associated with natural hair and embracing their natural tresses. Hopefully this will be the first of many sightings of Michelle sporting her natural do.
Taking care of your hair is important all year round, especially during the cold winter months. As the temperatures start to drop its important to put moisture back into your hair. This infographic provides some insight and suggestions on what oils and butters work well with natural hair during the winter months.
We all dread the weekly wash day routine. It's not uncommon for wash day to be an all day affair. Morgan shares some of her tips on how to expedite the process. Find out what products work well for her and learn how to shorten your weekly routine.
We can all use some hair inspiration every now and then. Go to this link to get some new ideas on how to style natural hair on children. These simple styles will be sure to have your little princess embracing her natural hair.
If your second guessing your decision to go natural or just looking for some hair inspiration, this list has 12 celebrities that are also on the natural journey. We've seen natural styles on red carpets, even the Victoria Secret's Fashion Show runway! It's time to start embracing your natural hair. Take a look at this list to see how other women are confidently rocking their natural styles.
The Mane Choice has a hair care collection dedicated to protecting hair against heat damage. This collection is ideal for women who must apply heat to achieve their desired styles. If you can't stay out the kitchen make sure you have the right ingredients!
When you've spent hours perfecting a twist out, you want to make it last. This video gives some good suggestions on styles that can be done of an old twist out. These quick 3-minute or less styles are perfect for those women who don't always have a lot of time to spare in their morning routine. Check out this video for some cute ideas on how to style your own natural hair.
Nothing's worse than spending hours prepping and twisting your hair only to wake up the next morning and hate how it comes out. Use this video to learn the steps to achieving a perfect twist out. The video also provides good recommendations on what products to use to achieve this style.
A great versatile option for a protective style is an oldie but a goody, the box braids. This popular 90's hairstyle has come back with the natural hair movement. The braids can be customized by color, length and width. Choose a style that works for you and have fun with it. Although this hairstyle is very time consuming to put in and remove, its definitely worth it. An alternative option that saves time is to crochet them in instead of doing individual braids.
The natural lightweight Mint Almond Oil from Mielle Organics "helps reduce breakage, excessive shedding and dry scalp". The peppermint and almond oil blend provides the prefect nutrients to promote strong healthy hair. Its light weight formula doesn't weigh your hair down and can be used daily. Finding the right moisturizers is important to achieve healthy hair. Mielle products can be found online at www.Mielleorganics.com and is now carried at Target, CVS Pharmacy and Sally Beauty Supply.
Are you tired of styling your crocheted curls the same way? Watch this video to learn how to achieve these quick 7 styles. It's always fun to switch it up sometimes, use this video as a starting point. Get creative and add some of your own flare to the styles. Just because its a crochet doesn't mean it has to be boring!
If you're considering a protective style for your next hairdo, this guide is very useful. There's 40 different styles for faux locs and some how to videos to achieve the looks. Faux locs have become very popular in the last few years and are easy to manage. They can be styled in many different ways and look good in both short and long lengths. This is a great option for a vacation style or if you're just looking to give your hair a break from the daily routine.
Check out this great all natural hair care line. I'm a big fan of the hair oil and use it almost daily. The oil is light weight and can be used nightly without weighing your hair down. This hair care line caters to both men and women and carries various products that can be used together to achieve the desired healthy hair results you're looking for. These products can be purchased on Amazon or the company's website at www.sho-products.com.
Watch this quick and easy how to video to achieve the look above. It's an ideal style for anyone with medium to long hair. This updo is perfect for a night out or even a day in the office!
Nicole Ari Parker has created the perfect wrap to use while working out. Gone are the days that you have to skip a workout because you just got your hair done. This wrap wicks away moisture while protecting your hair style. Its very easy to use and the price tag isn't bad either. Never miss a work out again on account of your hair!