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..
Photo Credit During the course of the week, I stumbled on someone’s regimen. The most striking thing about the regimen was WHERE she inserted a tea rinse in her wash day. This intrigued me because it was quite different from what I usually did. So, I decided to try it out and I must confess..
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..
During the course of the month, we shared Naptural85‘s viral video on prepooing with aloe vera gel on our social media platforms and it occurred to us that some of our blog readers who don’t follow us on social media (why don’t you, though? We’re @africanaturalistas across social media) might not have seen the video..
Hello Naturalistas, I went to a private university owned by a worship centre and one of the rules included us not using any form of hair extension. You had no choice but to maintain your hair in it’s natural state either, short, relaxed, locked or natural. Because of this rule and the fact that school..
Hello Naturalistas, Happy Valentine’s Day! Today, we’re going to talk about how to get your significant other to support your natural hair journey. I know there are supportive spouses for natural hair and a huge shout out to all of you out there. I also don’t assume that all spouses are supportive hence this article…
Hello everyone! I’ve never really been a fan of trimming. Heck, for the first two years of my natural hair journey, I didn’t trim my hair. I actually got my first trim this year and I’m already looking forward to the next one. Why the change of heart, you might be wondering. I think it..
Hi Naturalistas Here are some tips that can help you grow your hair faster; source Eat more protein: Since our hair is made of protein, you should make sure you are getting plenty of it in your diet. This helps strengthen your hair and improve growth. Eggs, meat and fish are good sources of protein…
Scalp massages are touted by hair gurus and enthusiasts everywhere to aid and promote hair growth. We’ve written about it ourselves – throwback to Bee’s post on How to Get that Salon-Style Scalp Massage at Home. Some people are more visual though, so today I’m sharing a video from Discovering Natural that shows you how..