YOUR HAIR ISN’T GROWING? : WHAT YOU CAN DO ABOUT IT

Hair experts say that hair grows all the time, and at an average rate of half an inch a month, but you may not have noticed the growth due to shrinkage or breakage. This may be true, however, you may have noticed that your hair isn’t breaking off or shedding more than usual but it’s …

10 TIPS FOR TAKING CARE OF YOUR HAIR AFTER YOUR BIG CHOP

You have to see: Natural Hair Starter Kit: Tools and Products (Natural Hair Care for Beginners) Well congratulations! You just got your big chop and you are now a full member of the natural hair club. I welcome you and wish you all the best on this journey. If you didn’t transition or you transitioned …

4 QUICK AND EASY HOMEMADE DIY LEAVE IN CONDITIONERS ALL UNDER 500 NAIRA!

Leave in conditioners are undeniably essential for anyone who wants healthy hair. They work by coating the hair strands to prevent damage and tangling. They are different from regular conditioners and deep conditioners because they are usually not as thick and because they don’t build up on the scalp or hair, they don’t need to …

My Wash Day Regimen

For most naturals, wash day takes an entire day. Wash day comprises of pre-pooing, shampooing, regular conditioning and then deep conditioning. As a busy natural, I cannot afford to spend a whole day just washing my hair. I try to wash my hair about once a month or as the need arises. My wash day …

COMMON NATURAL HAIR ACRONYMS AND TERMS

If you’re new in the natural hair community, a few terms used on natural hair blogs, vlogs or pages may confuse you. However, you need not worry because I’m here to help. Here is a list I made of commonly used terms an acronyms. *ACV: Apple Cider Vinegar. This is used for clarifying (just a …

NATURAL HAIR STARTER KIT : TOOLS AND PRODUCTS (NATURAL HAIR CARE FOR BEGINNERS)

Congratulations! You’ve gotten your big chop or you just decided to transition to natural hair. You’ve made a great decision so don’t worry, I’m here to make sure you don’t regret it. However, there are a few tools and products you will need to care for your natural hair, and I’ve put them together in …

Hello, it’s nice to meet you

Hello! My name is Oluwalonimi. I am a year 2 medical student, and a natural hair enthusiast living in Lagos, Nigeria. I’ve worn my kinky 4c hair in it’s chemical free, unpermed state for 3 years now. I had my first big chop (hair cut) in June 2013 without transitioning (meaning I didn’t wait for …