Olive Oil has long been praised for it’s heart health benefits and is often credited with the health and increased life expectancy of the Mediterranean people. It is also found in many of our favorite hair and skin care products. So much so, many companies have dedicated entire product lines to this high fat, super… Continue reading Oil Guide: Olive Oil
If you’ve taken a stroll down the shampoo aisle recently, you probably noticed several brands advertising a sulfate-free formula. These “low-poo” shampoos have seen an increase in popularity over the last decade due to the larger demand for a natural and more holistic approach to beauty. Sulfate-free shampoos use mild detergents* to remove dirt and… Continue reading Sulfates or Nah?
When beginning a healthy hair journey one of the best things you can do for your hair is switch to a two-step moisture process. Step 1: apply your favorite moisturizer. Step 2 seal in moisture with your favorite oil. We’ve talked about how to choose an effective moisturizer, but how do you choose an oil when… Continue reading Oil Guide: Coconut Oil
I grew up in a Pink Lotion household. That Pepto colored salve was the only staple in my then non-existent hair regimen. You could not convince me that, that “moisturizer” didn’t leave my hair shiny and nourished. I didn’t even mind the faint chemical smell it left behind; I welcomed it. I washed my… Continue reading What’s in YOUR Moisturizer?
Now that you’ve decided to get serious about your hair, you are probably wondering where to start. Deciphering hair types and translating forum speak into layman’s can be a bit overwhelming. There is so much information online when it comes to black hair care that you could spend months reading and learning and you’ll… Continue reading How to Build a Healthy Hair Regimen