It’s officially prom season! Time for finding a dress, booking a makeup artists, and finding a hairstyle for your special night with your schoolmates. If you have naturally textured hair, there are so many options for hairstyles. The good news is you don’t have to straighten you hair to wear an elegant style. You can rock your textured hair and still feel and look fabulous.
Transitioning from relaxed hair to naturally textured hair was probably one of the most challenging things I’ve done. I tried to transition for what was supposed to be a year, and ended up being 5 months. I couldn’t take it – I had no clue what I was doing! After a frustrating 5 months, and looking a hot mess, I decided to Big Chop and
There are so many new and emerging hair care brands on the market now in response to the natural hair movement. Along with the new brands, there is a resurgence of some old school hair products that were popular when I was a kid. I recall attending a natural hair event, and during a panel discussion with hair stylists, someone asked about some of the
At Black Naps we think that lavender oil is so awesome we included it in our Safflower Whipped Shea available in the shop now! Lavender oil is an essential oil and one of the top aroma therapy oils. Cultures around the world have been using lavender oil for centuries. It is mild and soothing, and It’s known to help with stress, anxiety, acne, and even respiratory problems
Due to the texture of naturally curly and kinky hair, it is prone to becoming dull & brittle. Hot oil treatments can be beneficial for natural hair because they allow the nutrients in oils to penetrate the hair follicles. Hot oil treatments can be done weekly or monthly depending on the needs of your hair and scalp. What are the benefits of adding hot oil