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..
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..
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…
Knowing how to care for and style your kids hair when it is frizzy or when humidity is not at its best is important especially if you are doing styles that needs to stay looking the way it was after being styled. Understanding what ingredients cause the most frizz is just part of the solution…
Last week, I introduced the subject of natural hair porosity and provided resources to help you discover your hair’s porosity levels because I believe it’s a more efficient system than the hair typing system. CLICK HERE if you missed it. I also talked about how the knowledge of my hair’s porosity has helped my understand..
A couple of weeks ago, I confirmed my one of my biggest fears by checking my hair porosity levels. Already, I had seen the signs but I just needed to be sure because it seems like I have reached a growth plateau where my hair is more or less stagnated. TRANSLATION: I wasn’t retaining as..