Is the Neo Natural Hair Movement Over??

According to Black Media Scoop, it is! The article cites that salon stylists are reporting increased orders of relaxers and other products for chemically treated hair. Curiously enough, most natural women claim the creamy crack is whack. If anything, with … Continue reading

The Curly Girl Method: The Good, The Bad, The Confusing

I have followed the Curly Girl (CG) Method off and on for about a year and a half and I get questions about it all the time. Here are the pros and cons (based on my experience) and a few … Continue reading

Kitchen Chemistry // Household Herbs for Lush Kinks & Curls

Photo Credit: The Homemaking Cottage Product after product on the shelves of our local beauty supply stores, natural markets, neighborhood grocers, and convenience stores make promising claims of increasing shine, stimulating growth, increasing manageability, curing scalp ailments, strengthening, and adding … Continue reading

Tea & Herbs // An Organic Shampoo Alternative?

Sadly, I’m almost out of bentonite and rhassoul clay -ultra sad face- after God knows how long (seems like it took forever to get dangerously low) and as much as I love my clay wash and its fabulous results, I … Continue reading

My Daughter’s Hair is Not My Own

“She’s all John. I mean, she looks like you, yeah, but she looks like John,” people would often say after my daughter was born. In my naïve way of thinking, they were simply saying she looks like both of us … Continue reading

Featured Naturals // Rochelle Graham (BlackOnyx77), CEO of Alikay Naturals

From where do you hail and how long have you been natural? Rochelle “BlackOnyx” Graham. I am from Jamaica and currently reside in Fort Myers, FL. I have been natural for 5 years. What prompted your decision to go natural? … Continue reading

JANE CARTER PRODUCT GIVEAWAY!! SPONSORED BY SWAPSACK (CLOSED)

Yaaas! That is correct! (in my best Oprah voice) We are hosting our very. first. PRODUCT GIVEAWAAAAAAY!! And we are EXCITEEEEEEED!!! Calling all product junkies! If curlBox left a bad taste in your mouth, this one is for you. If … Continue reading

Product Review // Shea Moisture: Raw Shea Butter Moisture Retention Shampoo + Raw Shea Butter Deep Treatment Masque + Organic African Black Soap Deep Cleansing Shampoo

OK, this is long overdue, but I wanted to make sure I really gave the products a chance before I did a review. Let’s get started! First off, I want to note that Shea Moisture brand makes a point of … Continue reading

Day 57 of 90 | Wash Day// 90 Days of Updos, Day 54 [VIDEO]

Okay so I uploaded this on YT several days ago, but I still thought I’d share it here too. It was Day 52 of my 90 Days of Updos Challenge I assigned myself. I’m now entering the home stretch (12/30/2012 … Continue reading

I Just Went Natural. Now What?: A Friendly Guide to Regimen Building for the Newly Natural

Share this with your friends who entertaining the thought of going natural as well as those who have recently big chopped or are transitioning