The Perfect Bantu Knots on Dry Hair

Donedo Bantu Knot Out

Bantu knots are a great, fun and easy way to achieve cute curls without using heat or curlformers. First I’ll provide you with some useful tips and things you should know, and then a couple of simple steps that will help you achieve the perfect bantu-knots on dry hair!   (Donedo Rocking a Bantu Knot [...]

Quick Retro Updo on Short Natural Hair Tutorial

Young woman in roller skates

It is now day four of what was once a fabulous coily twist out, full of body and spring but now it is more of a matted, dried out dusty mess. The phone rings and you have been called in to interview for your dream job AND you only have an hour to prepare. What [...]

5 Styles to Try on Short Natural Hair

Styles For Short Natural Hair

With so many women opting for the big chop, short hair styles are in high demand.  Unfortunately, many women with short hair assume that because they are lacking in length, there aren’t many options for hairstyles.  This is a myth.  Below are five hairstyles to try if you are at the short phase of your [...]

You Be-Natural Keratin Treatment My Review and Experience

You Be-Natural Keratin Treatment and Products

I first became aware of the You Be-Natural Keratin Treatment last year after attending their launch party in Philly. The party was great, the models looked awesome, but ultimately I didn’t jump to try it right away because I was not too sure how I felt about Keratin. Now that some time has passed  I [...]

Washing Your Hair in Braid Extensions Discover The Benefits

Horizontal close up portrait of a beautiful young black woman relaxing outdoors

Regardless of what hairstyle you wear, your hair needs to be cleansed. Even if you happen to be wearing braid extensions that includes you! Braided extensions styles give us the freedom to have a more flexible routine but they should not prevent of us of taking care of what’s really important: our real hair. Here are some [...]

3 Easy Go To Styles for Looking Cute While You Work Out

Woman (African-American) exercising at a climbing wall in a gym

If you’re like me and you visit the gym frequently, you may have concerns about how to style and maintain your hair during and after your gym session.  Unfortunately, working out (and sweating) interferes with our fancy hairdos, and because working out involves sweating, you will want to style your hair so that it stays [...]

Get Your Natural Hair Ready for Sun and Fun at the Beach

Swimming Natural Hair Beach Tips

  Now that summer is here, most of us are going to head to the beach.  But before heading out to have some fun in the sun, prep your natural curls to protect them from the elements (sun, wind, water).  Here are a few things to prepare for your beach day: 1. Oil/Condition Your Hair [...]