Browsing Category : Relaxed and Transitioning

Gym-Proof Natural Hairstyles

Gym-Proof Natural Hairstyles

Check out one of our most talked about article about gym-proof hairstyles on Essence.com ! With spring around the corner, many women are heading to the gym to shed those extra pounds. However, hair is still a huge obstacle that stops many of us from sticking to a consistent workout routine.  ...

Best Shampoos for Swimmers With Natural Hair

Best Shampoos for Swimmers With Natural Hair

Several readers have in-boxed me with questions about the best shampoos for swimmers with natural hair. It took a while for me to test the shampoos out and categorize them, but here are my top 3. Best Shampoo For Any Texture Nothing But Clarifying Shampoo – Many of us active chicks have ...

Save the Date! It’s Time to Meetup!

Save the Date! It’s Time to Meetup!

Sporty Afros will host the 3rd Annual International Natural Hair Meetup Day May 17 from 11:00 am – 1:30 pm!   Sporty Afros was selected to be the host for the 3rd Annual National Natural Hair Meetup Day (INHMD)  for the DFW Area. As such, we want to show the nation why everything is ...

Swimming Tips: A Natural Way to Remove Chlorine

Swimming Tips: A Natural Way to Remove Chlorine

A Natural Way to Remove Chlorine Did you know Vitamin C helps neutralize chlorine? This Vitamin C spray helps to remove the chlorine smell from swimsuits, hair and the body. It’s a very simple and affordable  to make. Recipe for Vitamin C Spray  1-2 tablespoons Vitamin C/citric acid 2 ounce ...

Step by Step Tutorial for a Natural Looking Wig

Step by Step Tutorial for a Natural Looking Wig

Many of you know that Alex and I LOVE wigs. They’re a simple, protective style and a great workout hair care solution for busy women. The key to making your wig look natural is prepping, cutting and styling it correctly. We talk about this all of the time, there’s a fine line between ...

Valentine’s Day SALE

Valentine’s Day SALE

Happy Valentines day! Sporty Afros loves you! As a special gift, we’re giving you guys 15% off your entire purchase using coupon code BEMINE. We just updated our store for a faster, easier shopping experience. Now, you can post reviews too!  We’d love to hear from you. Click here to ...

Natural Hair Tutorial: Gym Hair Styles – Kickin Knots & Kurls

Natural Hair Tutorial: Gym Hair Styles – Kickin Knots & Kurls

For the winter season, I am in love with my Kicking Knots and Kurls. It’s the perfect style for any texture and very easy to do. Many of you have asked for a full tutorial of this style so I finally recorded a video just for you! I uploaded part 1 of my YouTube tutorial, which shows how I create ...

Hair Resolutions for the New Year

Hair Resolutions for the New Year

Now that we are a few weeks into the New Year, I figured it was time to make some changes to my hair regimen. Check out these hair resolutions for the New Year, which are great for natural, permed or transitioned hair.   Switch to moisturizing products   Sweat, heat and chemicals can dry ...