Tag Archives: Going Natural

Natural Hair Care Tips for Students


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 »

Lazy Naturals: The Easiest Bantu Knot Out Method for Natural Hair


  by Imani Dawson of Tribe Called Curl The dirty little secret of having textured hair is that there’s a whole bunch of textures atop your pretty little head. Sometimes it’s cool to have curls, coils and kinks co-existing peace ... Read More »

Making Time for Your Hair


Hey CurlFriends! Check out my latest article on NaturallyCurly.com!   As a mother of two, I totally get it — who has the time to spend an hour styling their hair in the morning and then another hour or more ... Read More »

There’s No Such Thing as Going Natural

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By: Rhadamés Julián via TribeCalledCurl The natural hair explosion at hand is often referred to as a movement, but I’m reluctant to call it that just yet.  Although in the commercial world, the ‘movement’ is thriving, it doesn’t quite have ... Read More »

Transitioning to Natural Hair without the Big Chop


  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 ... Read More »


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by NaturallyCurly PHOTO SOURCE TAMERA MOWRY The second my stylist took a hack at my heat damage and  I saw 4+ inches hit the floor, I panicked. I had second, third, fourth, fifth, and sixth thoughts about what I was ... 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Curly Hair Tip: Let Hair Air Dry

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Let Hair Air Dry Whenever Possible You may not always have time to let your hair air dry, but do it whenever you can. The less heat you place on your hair in the form of blow drying, even if ... 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 »

10 Tips for Transitioning to Natural Hair

10 Tips for Transitioning to Natural Hair - afro hair

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 »

5 Ways to Keep Natural Hair Moisturized this Fall

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By BlackGirlLongHair The entrance of cooler weather into certain parts of the world can mean drier hair for many naturals.  However, you can be prepared and avoid parched strands with these five must-haves for the fall: 1. Moisture-rich conditioner Some ... Read More »

5 Ways to Incorporate Coconut Oil in your Hair Regimen


Coconut oil is made up of a class of saturated fatty acids, which help in smoothing the scalp and keeping it soft. A moisturized scalp promotes hair growth because then there are no dead or dry skin cell to clog ... Read More »

Finger Detangling Tapered Natural Hair


I’m loving my tapered TWA! And because I’m really focusing on the HEALTH of my hair this time around, I started finger detangling! I get my hair soaking wet with water. Apply a glob of conditioner and then get to ... Read More »

Newly Natural Starter Kit

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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 »

Top 3 things All Newly Natural Women NEED to Know!

Hair Crush - Elle Varner Has Fabulous BIG Hair

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 »