At one point or the other, we’ve all been obsessed with length. In fact, I can say that 70% of us particularly here in Nigeria went natural because we thought it increased our chances of getting long hair. Myself inclusive. But then, we’ve been on this journey for a few years now and the ‘magic long..
Lately, I’ve lacked motivation to care for my hair, due to general loss of zeal, tiredness, illness, and pressure from here and there. I mean I lost everything that made me Me, internally. As for my hair, I couldn’t be bothered. It might as well, not have existed. I didnt care. I can’t say I..
When you first go natural, you do EVERYTHING that you see on Youtube, now after 6 years, here are things that I no longer do to my natural hair. Watch below or click http://bit.ly/DN_Natural_Hair_Do_Not
Happy Tuesday Ladies! I have decided to ditch Curl enhancers on my hair for a little bit. I just want to be free from the pursuit of the ‘Perfect Curl’-whatever that might be. I will let my hair just do what it does this Summer: So far, I am loving the path am currently..
Sometimes we do not have access to store bought products to use as protein treatments. In those times, here is a kid-friendly do it yourself (DIY) hair treatment I like: 1/2 cup of Mayonnaise (strengthens hair)1/4 cup of Extra Virgin Olive Oil (anti-inflammatory, emollient, rich in fatty acids)1 banana (soften hair, improves elasticity, strengthens, promote..
A lot of naturalistas are of the opinion that styling their hair is difficult to do. Even some of the styles i shared in my Simple Natural Hair Style series, some people would say were hard to achieve. But really if you just break up styles into different steps, then you can easily copy some..
Have you ever wondered why your gel is flaking or why you have flakes in your hair or your child’s when using gel or why you have white residue with you use gel? In today’s video, I will show you how to avoid getting flakes in your hair. Watch below or click: http://bit.ly/DN_NoFlakes Stay beautiful! 💖 If you..
Hi Naturalistas, How are you all doing? Been a minute. Here is a feature on a naturalista I have been stalking on Instagram for a little while. Enjoy! Can we meet you? My name is Ifeoluwa Omoyele and I am a naturalist What’s your hair story? When and how did you decide to..
African Naturalistas started as a blog 6 years ago, with just a single writer… when natural hair was not so popular in Nigeria, and so there were definitely lots of product choices out there (whether imported on Nigerian-made… when the few naturalistas that existed were mostly limited to using DIY methods to maintain their hair…
By DiscoveringNatural You’ve heard of 2 strand twists, but have you heard of 3 strand twists? In today’s blog post, I would like to share with you an easy way of creating the 3 strand twist to reveal the most gorgeous twist out you have ever created. The traditional way of creating 3 strand twists..