Before we get started, pre-poo is short for pre- shamPOO. (Get it! 😉) A process that involves preparing the hair with oil, a hair mask or hair clay, before you shampoo. I wanted to clarify the meaning so we have no confusion that may lead to something yucky! Ever since I’ve started pre-pooing my hair, it’s been a life saver!
It’s holiday time and I love making homemade presents for my family, friends and colleagues. For my curlfriends especially, I love homemade hair products that help retain moisture in these cold winter months. I make a large batch of hair products and divide it up in travel size bottles to give to my friends. You can also tie decorative ribbon and print out Christmas themed labels for the packaging. Below are three budget-friendly hair products that your curlfriends will love!
It’s no secret that natural hair is on the rise and here to stay. The decision to ditch relaxers has forced hair stylists and hair companies to change their marketing tactics to cater to the hair routines of naturalistas. When researching how to care for natural hair, it can be overwhelming sifting through all the information on the internet. There are several tips to follow to maintain healthy hair and length. Highlighted below are the top 5 tips to care for natural hair.
So your child’s curls seem to have a life of their own. One day they coil into the perfect ringlets and the next day they stand on end – looking like they’ve been electrocuted! Some of the curls may even differ throughout their head; with big, loose curls framing their face, to tighter coils and kinks at the nape of the neck, and undefined, frizzier curls towards the back of the head that tangle themselves into a matted mess. How do you manage those curly locks of love? Below are a few curly-hair lessons on how to care for your child’s curly hair.
Detangling curly hair is a necessary evil. It needs to be done with care, otherwise you’ll end up shedding more hair than needed. Detangling can be done while your hair is wet or dry. While some curlistas are adamant about detangling their hair while it's soaking wet, others prefer to detangle while their hair is dry.
Summer is finally here! And it’s time for sun, sand and swimming. With Jack Frost official out of your life – well, until next year – it’s time to adjust your hair routine. Here are some tips to keep your curls heat proof and going strong through the hot and humid summer months.
Happy New Year, Curlies! Whether you set new goals focused on your health, finances, career advancement, or relationship status with your family, friends, or spouse - it's never to late to add a few more into the mix. Don't forgot to include hair goals!
It’s been a few weeks since the first Moving Women Empowerment Conference, but the excitement is still in the air! The atmosphere was electric and the attendees left, eager to keep in touch and keep the momentum going. The conference covered topics on cultural integration, women’s health and beauty, and career advancement. About 100 women were in attendance and several brave women shared their personal stories of career perseverance, integration struggles and discussed intimate health issues.