Category Archives: Going Natural

3 Lessons On Growing Short Hair I Learned Once I Hit Back Length


By Black Girl Long Hair Have your ever gazed longingly at a picture of a woman with natural, long, thick coils and thought, “When my hair gets to that length you can’t tell me nothing,”? If so, then this article ... Read More »

My Favorite Natural Hair Detangling Tools

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Hey loves! These are my favorite tools to detangle with. What do you use to detangle? In this video I mentioned the following videos Finding the BEST Detangling Tool For You! Detangling Natural Hair Tutorial How I Finger Detangle Read More »

10 of the Most Annoying Natural Hair Questions


by Naturalhair Rules As someone who has been natural since 2006, I think I’ve heard them all. But yet I’m still dumbfounded with some of these annoying natural hair questions. Here are the top most annoying hair questions. Many in ... Read More »



by  Naturallycurly Detangling is one of the dreaded tasks that every natural must do if she wishes to properly maintain her hair but let’s face it- it can be a pain in the posterior. It is a constant battle between ... Read More »

Selling the Big Chop to Your Parents

Selling the big chop to your parents

Great article by NaturallyCurly.com Partying with my cousin 1 month after our Big Chop 2010 There’s nothing more frustrating than being excited about cutting it all off or rocking your curls for the first time than negative parents. Have the ... Read More »

Going Natural, The Mental Aspect

Going Natural - the Mental Aspect

by Jarmelia of DIY Hair Care Blog For many women the decision to rock their natural hair can come with much anxiety and fear. After wearing straight hair or weaves majority of our lives, the sense of uncertainty that comes with ... Read More »

3 Must Have Conditioners Transitioners Will Love!

3 Must Have Conditioners Transitioners Will Love!

Hey CurlFriends! We all can use an awesome conditioner and when transitioning, conditioners with great slip, moisturizing ability that are price friendly, is a transitioners dream! Here are my favorite three conditioners that will offer all the essentials your hair ... Read More »

Transitioning to Natural Hair without the Big Chop

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Have you been struggling with the decision of whether to Big Chop or not? Well making that decision can be easy for some but even harder for others. While a lot of women have talked about the great experience of ... Read More »

10 styles for your TWA

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**I found a video online showing 10 different styles to do on a TWA and I’m really excited! (Video below) So far the only style I’ve been able to do on my TWA is a Wash & Go.  I wash my hair with ... Read More »

Are You at War with Your Detangling Methods?

Are You at War with Your Detangling Methods?

Long-Term Transitioning 101:Detangling If you are currently long-term transitioning, then you know the biggest struggle in your journey is detangling that hair (Screams)!!!! The battle between your hair and the comb, can leave you feeling, READY TO GIVE UP! Trust ... Read More »

How to Look & Feel More Girly With a TWA

How to Look & Feel More Girly With a TWA

By Aisha of My Fro and I You’ve just taken the plunge and chopped off your hair. Now you look like a boy – not really… I mean, your hair doesn’t define your femininity, right? But unfortunately we do live ... Read More »

What are Protective Styles?

What are protective styles

I found this article on NaturallyCurly.com about protective styling and I thought it would be great to share it with those of you with longer hair as well as TWAs (thats right… TWAs can be protected). Most of those with ... Read More »

Quick & Easy Braidout for Transitioners!


Hey Ladies! Are you looking for a style that will last the entire week? Try this 6 plait braid out for full waves and curls! Before you start, make sure your hair is freshly washed and deep conditioned. Don’t forget ... Read More »

How to Determine Hair Type on Natural Hair

How to Determine Hair Type on Natural Hair

In the natural hair community hair typing is a popular discussion. Knowing your hair type is very useful in understanding why your hair responds to certain products and why it doesn’t respond to others.  Knowing your hair type is very useful ... Read More »

10 Tips for Transitioning to Natural Hair

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Great article courtesy of NaturallyCurly.com Want to go natural without doing the Big Chop? Transitioning to natural hair is a simple process of growing out your natural texture before cutting off the processed or damaged ends. But don’t set a ... Read More »

6 Tips for Transitioning to Natural Hair

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By Imani of Tribe Called Curl Ever wish you could jump in a time machine and redo something? Looking back, there are so many things I just want to shake my younger self over, most of which I couldn’t bear ... Read More »

Natural Hair Care Tips for Students

Natural Hair Girls

by Klassy Kinks For some of us, the beginning of September not only marks the end of summer, but the beginning of the new school year. Whether you’re in high school, college, graduate, or professional school, I’ve compiled a list ... Read More »

Newly Natural Starter Kit

Tool kits

By Aisha of My Fro and I I have a quick tips guide that explains all the basics I think you need to surviving being natural. Please be sure to have a thorough read of it to know how to ... Read More »

Lesson Learned “My Curls Don’t Do That!”

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Hey Loves! This is another Lesson I’ve Learned since going natural. In the last Lesson Learned ”Lesson Learned “My Curls Are Not Like Hers”, I discussed how although we are all natural our hair is not the same. In this installment ... Read More »

Top 3 things All Newly Natural Women NEED to Know!

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1. Your curls are not like hers. Get over it and focus on your hair.  How many of us can say that we were inspired by someone else’s natural hair to start our own journey? I know I was! But ... Read More »