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Havana Twists on Crochet Braids Using Marley Hair | How To

Havana Twists on Crochet Braids Using Marley Hair | How To

  I received loads of compliments on my hair this weekend so I figured I would do a step-by-step tutorial. I styled my crochet braids in the popular havana twist style. It is a very simple style and also great for women who work out. Check out my how to style do Havana Twists on crochet ...

Hair Vitamins and Natural Hair #AskSportyAfros

Hair Vitamins and Natural Hair #AskSportyAfros

  Hair vitamins are a popular supplement that often help many people grow longer, healthier hair and nails. People always ask us about our hair vitamin recommendations. What are the best vitamins for growing your hair? Which hair vitamin brand do you recommend for growing thick, long natural ...

3 Step Ayurvedic Hot Oil Treatment

3 Step Ayurvedic Hot Oil Treatment

  Experiencing dry, brittle hair this winter? Try an Ayurvedic hot oil treatment to add some life back to your tresses. Here’s how to do a quick hot oil treatment in 3 easy steps. Step 1 Use 1/4 cup of Sporty Afros Ayurvedic Oil and heat it up using a double broiler or a bowl over a pot ...

How to Achieve a Roller Set on Fine/Thin Natural Hair

How to Achieve a Roller Set on Fine/Thin Natural Hair

I’ve been experimenting with new ways to wear my natural hair for about 8 months now. About a year ago, I got a fabulous Dominican blow out in NYC and some fabulous heat damage to go along with it. I was still able to wear my wash and gos when all of my hair was heat damaged. But, as the new ...

4 Hairstyles for Heat Damaged Natural Hair

4 Hairstyles for Heat Damaged Natural Hair

Heat damage is like a cuss word in the natural hair community. We’ve all heard the horror stories of girls who grew their hair out for years, flat ironed it once and it never curled again. It’s so sad. I never thought my hair would get heat damaged. I subjected it to pretty harsh abuse ...

Marathon Training Tips From Head to Toe

Marathon Training Tips From Head to Toe

In less than 10 days, I will be completing my first marathon on December 14th in Dallas, Texas. Marathon training has been very tough yet educational but I’ve managed to train in style. If you’re thinking about training for your first marathon, I have three training tips to help you from ...

#AskSportyAfros: How to Take Care of Crochet Braids with Marley Hair

#AskSportyAfros: How to Take Care of Crochet Braids with Marley Hair

  Originally, I thought crochet braids were those horrible, shiny fake braids that were semi-popular around my middle school years. Now, thanks to some crafty and stylish beauticians and you-tubers,  this year Crochet Braids with Marley Hair have become the go-to hairstyle for many ...

5 Easy Gym Hairstyles For Every Texture

5 Easy Gym Hairstyles For Every Texture

  When going into the gym or working out outside, I try to make sure I look cute because you never know when you have to take a quick post-workout selfie! With a little preparation before I go into the gym, I can achieve looking cute before, during and even after a hard workout. Now your hair ...