HAIR: Transitioning Journey
Second day hair is a goal for some, and for others it’s a dream deferred. Learn how to revive tired curls with ease.
Most of us associate hair gel with ratchet women who completely saturate their edges with it in an attempt to blend in their real hair, but this isn't always the case.
I like to call this look a 3 in 1. It incorporates bantu knot-out curls, twist-out curls and pin curls. It's a simple and sophisticated up 'do style that would be difficult for anyone (or any day) to destroy. If you know how to style a bun, you can create this look.
As the days become shorter, the leaves begin to turn and the crisp chilly air is your first greeting to start your day, you soon begin to realize summer has quickly said goodbye and winter is upon us with a vengeance. This means 'transitioners' are even more vulnerable to all of the environmental elements the changing season has to offer. So whats a girl to do? Fear not, here are four simple solutions to protect your hair from the looming winter season.
Like many transitioners, maintaining smooth edges and kitchens were a concern of mine when I began to grow out my relaxer until I discovered those strands would stay smooth all day if I applied a leave-in conditioner, gel and wrapped them with a silk scarf overnight.
Over the past year, oil rinsing is a technique that has gotten amazing reviews from countless naturals.
Having a corporate job can create anxiety when you're considering transitioning to natural hair. before you transition, understand that natural hair IS professional.
In the South, where I’m from, sweet tea ranks higher than the finest of wines. I never considered using tea on my hair until I started to hear naturals raving about its potential benefits. I tried it and never looked back.
After transitioners jump head first into natural land, many are taken aback by the difficulties of managing a head of completely natural hair. But, don't give up!