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..
I recently took down my protective style – box braids – which I had on for about five weeks. As usual, it was getting really frizzy and I realized that it was time to take it down. Of course, the heat wasn’t helping matters either. During take down, I made up my mind that I..
Hey Naturalistas, Protein, also called keratin helps to make up the hair strand. Depending on your hair care regimen, diet, and lifestyle, lack of protein can translate to your strands. Healthy hair is ultimately a combination of great protein and moisture balance. Too much moisture can result in weak, limp hair that is prone to..
Happy Tuesday Ladies! Deep Conditioning is a vital part of our Natural Hair Journey. When you feel like your hair has really gone through it, it is nice to give it a little pick me up by way of a nourishing Deep Conditioning Treatment. I use the ORS Hair Mayonnaise as my Protein..
Hey Ladies! We are often told to balance our protein and moisture, and to do a hard protein treatment once per month or every six weeks.However the truth of the matter is that achieving that balance practically is still quite hard for some. Here is a realistic breakdown of how and when to use your..
Protein Treatment is beneficial for natural hair because it helps to strengthen the hair. This keeps it from breaking. Watch (or click here) as I show you how to do a protein treatment on your child’s hair.
I don’t know if you know this, but one of our Team members, Akibo Tommie got married a few months ago. Of course, she was a Natural Hair Bride, and who better to share her bridal hair story with, than us? Happy reading! I had always known I was going to style my natural hair..
By DiscoveringNatural In this video, I give you several tips on cornrowing hair. These tips include how to make parts in the hair, what type of combs to use, what tools to use in cornrowing the hair, and how to accessorize the hair. Natural Hair is beautiful and you can be very creative with it.
Is your hair breaking, snapping, cutting or damaged? Chances are that your hair needs a protein treatment to help strengthen your strands. Protein treatments are a big part of a lot of natural hair regimens, as long as they’re done carefully and once a month, at most. If they are done too often, you risk..
While visiting my sister a couple of weeks ago, I ventured into her hair products closet as she is a big product junkie! She’s very well versed in all the hair lingo, is regular with her hair care regimen, etc. All this with me not knowing whether she’s transitioning or stretching her relaxer. Whatever it..