Browsing Tag : Hair Tips

#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 ...

How to Easily Remove Sand from Natural Hair, Braids and Twists

How to Easily Remove Sand from Natural Hair, Braids and Twists

Did you leave the beach with more than a tan?¬†Sand is tricky to remove from any hair type but it’s especially tough to remove natural hair, braids, twists and locs. Here are tips on how to remove sand from hair.       ¬†How to Remove Sand from Natural Hair, Braids and ...

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 ...

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 ...

Fall/Winter Workout and Hair Care Tips

Fall/Winter Workout and Hair Care Tips

Now that it’s cooling down, it’s time to change your wardrobe along with your workout and hair care routines. Workout tips Instead of sitting under the dryer or a steamer to do a deep conditioning treatment, use the steam room or sauna at your local gym. You can also add a little deep ...

5 Tips for a Healthy Body and Healthy Gorgeous Hair

5 Tips for a Healthy Body and Healthy Gorgeous Hair

Whitney and I are still recovering from Fro Fest. As one of my instagram followers pointed out, our booth was packed non-stop so much so she didn’t even come to say hi to me! Bummer! However, we loved meeting each and every one of you who stopped by Special thank you to all who came to our ...

Twist Out for Short Natural Hair

Twist Out for Short Natural Hair

Last week, I was in Clearwater, Florida for my friend’s wedding! Yay! I got the chance to hang out on the beach, chill and take a few days off the #30day veg challenge. I was enjoying eating a vegan diet, but it was getting tough! I took a small break for a few days because I really wanted to ...

Workout Hair Care Solution for Short Natural Hair

Workout Hair Care Solution for Short Natural Hair

Personally, I think short natural hair is the easiest way to wear your hair when you’re living an active lifestyle. You can go from sweaty workout hair to fabulous curls in less 10 minutes. Here is my quick ( and stupidly simple) step by step guide about what I do to my hair when I ...