Products & Ingredients

Remedies for Flaky Scalp in the Winter


Make sure it’s not product buildup  I’m guilty of feeling like I have to over moisturize my hair with products in the colder months…make sure the flakes you see aren’t just from too much product application close to your scalp. ... Read More »

Bring your Hair Back to Life with Shea Moisture’s Jamaican Black Castor Oil Hair Collection

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Dry, damaged hair has finally met its match! SheaMoisture, a leading manufacturer of hair solutions made with natural, certified organic and ethically sourced ingredients, introduces a new collection that helps repair even the most over-processed hair. Introducing the Jamaican Black ... Read More »



Hey CurlFriends! Check out my latest article on NaturallyCurly.com!   In the past four years since I left all chemical processing and fully embraced my natural hair. I’ve spent a lot of time and money trying various products and truly learning what works ... Read More »

The No Heat Solution to Straighten Hair

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One of my loves shared a video with me of a woman by the name of Kelechi Anderson Bradley from Humble, TX who has created a product called The CWK Straightening Plates. This product promises to straighten even the kinkiest ... Read More »

7 Ways To Use Cheapie Conditioners


by Natural Hair Rules Cheapie conditioners are usually rinse-out conditioners that you will find at your favorite store for a steal, less than $5. Aside from functioning as a rinse-out conditioner, they are perfect for co-washing (conditioner washing), detangling, moisturizing, ... Read More »

5 Ways to Save Money on Your Hair Products

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By Natural Hair Rules Besides the cold weather, most of us are worried about our finances. The economy is still sluggish (OK, it’s in the toilet) and as we worry about putting food on the table and keeping the lights ... Read More »

Jenell’s Favorite NOT all Natural Products

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Hey loves! Here’s a some of the products that I really like that are NOT all natural. Read More »

Fabulous and Frugal Products

Fabulous and Frugal Products

By Jamilla of For the Fabulous and Frugal Hey y’all! The list just keeps getting better and better, so here’s the most updated list of fabulous and frugal products…right in time for the holiday season! Enjoy! Shampoos Bobeam Shampoo Bar ... Read More »

Is Shea Butter an Effective Moisturizer?


Shea Butter is a HOT commodity in natural hair care. SheaMoisture, Jane Carter, Karen’s Body Beautiful, Carol’s Daughter, Shea Radiance, Cantu and more and more companies are using shea butter in their products. I know for a fact that my hair ... Read More »

Best Drugstore Shampoo SO FAR


Bargain Princess is still on the hunt for a great shampoo that is budget friendly, concentrated, easily detangles & doesn’t make her hair feel like a brillo pad. In her search, she has found the Shea Moisture Coconut & Hibiscus ... Read More »

Don’t Be Afraid to Try New Products


A few weeks after my BC When I first went natural March 2010 I knew nothing about taking care of my natural hair, I just wanted to do exactly what was “right”. I read books and articles that talked about ... Read More »

Aloe Vera for Hair


By BlackGirlLongHair Hair issues, such as hair loss or thinning, excessive frizz, dryness, or oiliness, as well as scalp conditions, including dandruff, scaly, or itchy skin plague, millions of Americans each day. Aloe vera shampoos and conditioners have been around ... Read More »

What’s In Your Shampoo?


by Tiffany of Live Curly,  Live Free via CurlyNikki They say “don’t judge a book by its cover,” and a similar thing applies to hair products. Don’t judge a shampoo (or conditioner or gel, etc.) by its bottle. Fancy labels and high ... Read More »

Why Parabens Should Be Avoided


Parabens are a cheap preservative disturbingly common in skin care products. A preservative is a naturally occurring or synthetically produced substance that is added to products such as foods, pharmaceuticals, paints, biological samples, wood, etc. to prevent decomposition.  In laymans terms, adding ... Read More »

Jenell’s CoWash Faves!

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Since my new tapered natural hair cut my Loves really want to know what’s new in my regimen and what new products I’m using.  Being that I recently cut my hair I haven’t tried out too many new products or ... Read More »

Will MSM Make My Hair Grow Faster & Longer?

Will MSM Make My Hair Grow Faster & Longer

By Dr. Phoenyx of DrPhoenyx.com   I recently received this question via email by a young lady who wanted to know if she should start taking a hair growth supplement that “everyone” on a natural hair forum was raving about. ... Read More »

Tea Tree Oil for Hair Growth

Tea Tree Oil for Hair

I always recommend moisturizing with water and then sealing with an oil. The water is absorbed by the cuticle layer of your hair strand and the oil will seal in the moisture. Tea Tree Oil is a popular oil, often ... Read More »

How To Read Hair Product Labels

How To Read Hair Product Labels

By Jarmelia of DIY Hair Care Blog Finding out which products are worth buying and which are not depends heavily on learning how to read hair product labels. This is not easy and does take some research but, thankfully natural ... Read More »

How To Avoid Becoming a Product Junkie

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by Latoya of BlackHairMedia.com Becoming a product junkie is so easy nowadays.  With a large YouTube and blogging natural hair community, we are bombarded with a lot of information.  Every other day, there is  a new fad that every naturalista ... Read More »

Review: Shea Radiance

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Product Name: Shea Radiance Co-Wash Conditioning Hair Cleanser Price: $13 (Purchase) Size: 8.5 oz. Product Description: Gently removes dirt and oil without stripping the hair. Key Ingredients: DI Water, Butyrospermum Parkii (Unrefined Shea Butter), Ricinus Communis (Castor Oil), Vegetable Glycerin, Behentrimo- nium Methosulfate, ... Read More »