8 Ways to Cleanse your Hair

So you guys know I’ve been talking a lot about growing your hair and the basics of hair care; here’s another with cleansing. Here’s how it works; hair strands grow out of follicles which are like sacs, these sacs could get clogged with dirt, hair products and dead skin. This clogging slows the growth of…

Co-washing

Source This is short for ‘conditioner washing’ or ‘conditioner-only washing’. Its simply using a regular conditioner to wash your hair, hence the name “Co-Wash”. It helps to get rid of some buildup by gently lifting oil and debris from the scalp and hair, thereby helping to re-moisturize. Co-washing cleanses the scalp, and so increases the…

I just had the BIG CHOP. What next?

So you just took the first bold step, you did the BIG CHOP! How does it feel? you look at yourself in the mirror and you’re like, “what do I look like?”. Yh I remember that feeling.. Then there’s the fear of whether or not your hair would grow. Like what if it never grows?…

5 Reasons to Deep Condition

Deep Conditioning (DC) is about the most important part of your routine. Most people feel its unnecessary and so try to escape this part. However,  it goes a long way in maintaining the health of your hair, keeping it soft, manageable, strong and much less prone to breakage.

Haircare for Rainy Days

thunder skies. heavy drizzles. blurry vision. slumbery moon. lazy days… Rainy days have come upon us again! For most girls, means messy hair and transparent clothes (well it is!). Maybe you were running home after a class when the sky became really cloudy, but still got caught in the rain. Or you attempted a Hollywood…

Basics; building a Regimen

So you decided to start transitioning, or you just had the big chop, or maybe you’ve been growing out your natural hair for a while but you still don’t like how it looks and feels or it just doesn’t seem to be growing. Truth is so many blogs and websites on natural hair (including mine)…

Hair Types

We need to get this hair type thing out of the way first; not just because it helps with your personal haircare, but also to help you understand your hair better, at least enough to prevent you from comparing your hair to that of others especially those you see on the internet. It also makes…