Protective Styles (Bad or Worse)

When your hair is this short, How the heck do you wear a protective style 2015–picture O M Gees Louise, I think having short hair and trying to grow it out is so difficult when you cannot see the back of your head or your hair is not long enough to reach anywhere I have…

Heat: Flat Irons, Blow dryers, hot water, sunlight

If a person has Low Porosity hair how do these thing affect their hair. Of course too much of a good thing could be bad. I did not know what hair porosity was at this time and that could be the reason heat did not effect my hair as much compared to when I was…

Isis Brantley

Isis Brantley I wish a lot of naturals  would study or look into this amazing women, she has been fighting natural hair rights since the late 90’s and has recently made a break through in Texas Law in 2013. The regulation was preventing people without a cosmetology licenses (including barbers) to braid hair in a…

No Poo method

No Poo method is probably on of the hardest methods that I have tried so far. NO POO Method– the process of washing hair using only the sebum in the hair to train the hair to produce enough naturals oils to coat the hair on a normal bases. The problem I have found with this…

Detangling

The detangling process can make or break a natural journey. If you lose chucks of hair detangling then you are going to have a bad experience and cause loads of thinning. Detangling is not hard if it is done correctly. Steps: General detangling spray hair with warm water to loosen the hair tension gently section…

Trims

This has been mentioned in previous posts Trim when you needed it, there shouldn’t be a weekly or monthly regimen if you are trying to retain length. Cut your hair when you need to, or you feel that your hair is ready for one. If you are the queen of protective styles then you may…

Big Chop: Revelation

Cutting off all of your hair may not be fun for everyone. Starting over with your hair is something that people may struggle with. Things to think about before cutting your hair. think about your face shape considered how short you want to go consider whether transitioning is a better alternative consider your hair thickness…

Hair Acceptance

Hair acceptance is key to a better hair journey. The acceptance does not necessarily just have to come from you but from an outside influence like a boyfriend/girlfriend a spouse , mother or  child. Someone who matters enough and can back as a support system. For every challenge in your life as a human being…

Vitamin Epidemic

There has been a lot of chatter about Vitamin H aka Biotin aka B7. A lot of naturals promoting this vitamin to help promote hair growth. Some people are even overdosing on biotin though it is rare. It can cause rashes and slow your release of insulin (for Diabetics that is life threatening). The labels…

The Easy Stuff

There are four categories of hair textures (1,2,3,4) which are broken up by letters (a,b,c) a hair texture a consistency. 1 is an exception to the rule There are three types of hair porosity’s (high, medium, low) there are test that you can consider when doing a porosity check. medium and high porosity hair routines are…

NEW&OLD

This page is dedicated to Current naturals or people looking for insight on natural hair. I have been researching since 2012