Relaxers: A New Shade Among Women?

Why one woman chose to switch it up after 5 years with her natural hair I first met my friend Ryen in 2009 when I lived in Chicago.  I was one year into my natural hair transition and she was just…

5 Must Dos for My Texture & Natural Hair Regimen

Whether you are a new natural, transitioning, or relaxed hair chick, it will come to you as no surprise how easy it is to continue to learn more about your hair texture everyday.  I’ve been a natural hair girl for…

Moisture 101: What is Porosity and Why is it Important?

If you’ve been in the natural hair world for a while I’m sure you’ve heard or read things about porosity and its importance.  If you haven’t heard of porosity then this post is for you! Knowing your hair’s porosity, in…

Best Videos for Repurposing Old Twist Outs

We’ve all been there.  On day one you had the most amazing twist out you’ve ever done in your life but…by day 2 it’s a hot, matted, tangled mess.  That’s definitely happened to me on more than one occasion.  The pic…