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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 ...

Alex’s 2014 Hair Regimen for Moisturized and Healthy Hair

Alex’s 2014 Hair Regimen for Moisturized and Healthy Hair

While in Miami, I chatted with celebrity hair stylist Pam Hogan and Felicia Leatherwood about a few of my hair issues. My hair was drier than normal, shedding abnormally and had major split ends. After our chat, they were able to find the source, which was: Lack of protein treatments Not ...

Monisha’s Minute: My Hair Washing Routine

Monisha’s Minute: My Hair Washing Routine

Later on in the week we’ll give a recap of our trip to the Oklahoma City Naturals Expo. While there, I was re-inspired to do my full out hair washing routine. Over the past two months I slacked off from doing the residue removal, deep conditioning and oiling stage of my hair wash regimen. My ...

Ayurvedic Deep Conditioner

Ayurvedic Deep Conditioner

  Lately, I have been skipping on the deep conditioning! Yikes! After chatting with Whitney, I remembered one of her Ayurvedic deep conditioners she used to use. Whitney studied religiously  on Ayurvedic hair care and recommended one from The MopTopMaven.com Ayurvedic Deep Conditioning ...

The Benefits Vegetable Glycerin

The Benefits Vegetable Glycerin

As we shift into the winter season, there is a lot of discussion about the benifits of using glycerin in the colder months. It is one of the best kept secrets in my opinion.  I figured I would explain a little bit about Vegetable Glycerin, my tips on using it and also where to buy it.  I have ...

Shea Moisture Deep Treatment Masque Product Review

Shea Moisture Deep Treatment Masque Product Review

  The other week I went to Target in search of my favorite deep conditioner, Yes to Carrots, but I wasn’t able to find it. I don’t think they carry it anymore :(  I looked through their expansive natural hair aisle and I decided to try Shea Moisture Deep Treatment Masque. I ...

Shealoe Butter Mousse Recipe

Shealoe Butter Mousse Recipe

I usually switch up the daily moisturizer I use for my hair since I haven’t really found anything that I LOVE yet. Lately I have been using Twisted Sista, and I liked it, but when I ran out I decided to make my own. A few months ago, I attempted to make shealoe butter (shea butter mixed with aloe ...

All About Your Hair- Andre Walker "Alter Kinky Hair" & The New Hair Categories

All About Your Hair- Andre Walker "Alter Kinky Hair" & The New Hair Categories

I was reading on BGLH about Andrea Walkers statement in the July 2011 issue of Elle magazine. Apparently, Andrea’s statement are a bit of a shocker. “Kinky hair can have limited styling options; that’s the only hair type that I suggest altering with professional relaxing.” He also goes ...