Is It Possible to Have a Healthy Straightening Routine?


When it comes to having healthy natural hair, it is often advised to eliminate or limit the use of heat- including blow drying, flat ironing, and/or curling the hair with heat. Many naturals (myself included) have experienced heat damage, an issue that can occur with even just one time of straightening the hair. However, some […]

Stretched Styling With: @iamnikkivenus


 Meet Nikki, a chic naturalista who loves her big, curly hair! I transitioned into being natural 3 years ago and haven’t looked back. It really has been a journey trying to figure out what right products work best on my 4a hair but I have now mastered what works best for my fave styles. My […]

Tempted to Go Back to Relaxed Hair? You Should Read This.


Odds are if you are reading this you are super frustrated with the state of your natural hair. You are tired of the extreme dryness, the breakage and how time consuming your hair has become. What if I told you, you had every right to feel this way? The truth is relaxed hair in comparison to […]

Stretched Styling With: @Westafricanbaby


Meet Aboyowa, a 4c natural with West African roots! Hiiiii my name is Aboyowa Wood aka @westafricanbaby. I’ve been natural for about 2 and a half years. I have veryyyyy THICK hair in terms of strand size and the density of hair on my head. I also have coarse and medium porosity hair. In terms […]

The 4C Hair Struggle Is Real, I’ve Been There and I Understand

4c hair struggle

I get tons of emails from women who struggle with their kinky textured 4C hair type and believe me, I get it. While I love to celebrate the beauty of 4C hair, I am the first to admit that sometimes things aren’t always peachy. In truth, many of the issues that us 4C ladies experience other […]