Black Friday (and Cyber Monday) Hair Product Deals

How was your Thanksgiving??  I hope you didn’t go overboard on the stuffing and sweet potato (or pumpkin) pies because I have a lot of sales for you today. While you rush through the isle of your favorite stores this Black Friday, take a moment to check out these HOT deals on some of your…

Apple Cider Vinegar & Your Hair

An Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) rinse is a great addition to any hair care regimen. It is packed with nutrients, can help with tangles and frizzy hair, bring back body shine, cleans the scalp, reduces dandruff, and disengages hair follicles that may help with excess shedding or hair loss. These rinses are especially helpful for those…

When to Co-Wash vs. When to Shampoo

It’s a common question that people with natural and curly hair face all too often. When to wash your hair with conditioner (co-wash) or wash your hair with traditional shampoo?  Most experts agree that co-washing offers the best results for women with thick, dry or curly hair. If your hair is already thin and fine,…

Six DIY ways to get thicker hair

Wouldn’t we all love to have a thick, beautiful head of hair?  The reality is wishes don’t always come true..especially as we grow older.  Age, hormones, medication and diet can all affect the thickness and density of your hair.  However, there are some things you can do to  promote stronger and thicker hair…naturally. 1. Aloe…

What’s In Your ‘Poo?

Sulfates. Alcohol. Sodium Chlorides.  If you want to be a savvy consumer these days, it’s almost like you need a degree in chemistry. But if you want to protect your tresses and your skin from harsh chemicals and toxins, you should know how to read the product labels. An educated consumer is an informed consumer…

Get Longer Hair…Naturally

Let’s face it. Ninety percent of your selfie depends on whether or not you are having a good hair day at the moment. While short hair is fierce and stylish, some of you may want to grow out your current hair style. If you are looking to add some length to your tresses…the NATURAL way……

Coffee and Your Hair

There’s nothing like a hot cup of coffee first thing on a cold morning.  But before you brew your next cup of Joe, consider some other ways to use that coffee for more than just your morning (or afternoon) pick me up. Coffee for Hair Growth Why stop with your skin when your hair can…

DIY Hair Rinses

Rinses are great for your hair. They not only help to restore your hair’s natural pH balance,  they also help to remove product build-up. Shampoos, conditioners and styling cremes can take a toll on your hair over time. Rinsing your hair on a daily or weekly basis will restore your hair back to its own…

Don’t Sweat It!

Sweat & Your Hair After a great workout with my personal trainer, Kuti, I feel great; but my skin feels sweaty and dirty. So I head straight to the shower. What about my scalp? Isn’t my scalp an extension of the same skin on my face? Yes! What does the salty sweat do to my…

Keep your Hair Color All Season Long

Now that the weather is changing, I’m thinking about coloring my hair. The autumn is the perfect time to plump up your hair color with hues of rich chestnuts, coppers and reds.  One of the downsides of coloring is cost. Professional hair coloring can be expensive, especially if you plan on being faithful to regular…

How To Pick a Great Hair Conditioner

Shampooing (depending on the frequency) can be harsh process that strips your hair from many natural oils needed to maintain hair health.  Conditioners, on the other hand, boost the moisture after a shampoo, trying to repair and keep your strands intact. There are a wide variety of products out there, each type specializing in a…

How to Prevent Hair Dryness

We all suffer from dry hair from time to time. Mostly, dry hair is caused by over processing, bleaching, coloring, straightening and other treatments. It’s further aggravated by using heaters like blow-dryers, flat irons and curling irons. However, there are some things you can do that will help you make your hair bouncy, shiny and protected…