Tag Archives: Transitioning to 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 »

Lazy Naturals: Getting Past the Hard Part

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by Imani Dawson of TribeCalledCurl Let’s assume you’ve been caring for your hair for awhile.  Long enough to for the rosy glow of playing in your rediscovered springy curls and kinks to fade.   You’ve had it up to here with ... Read More »

Lazy Naturals: Sweat the Technique

Roll Tuck & Pin

by Imani Dawson of TribeCalledCurl It’s the unspoken secret at natural hair meet-ups and impromptu get-togethers with your curlfriends. The uncomfortable elephant hovering as you air kiss and admire each other’s natural ‘do’s.  Here it is: as rewarding as the end ... Read More »

The Lazy Naturals Lifestyle

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by Imani Dawson of  TribeCalledCurl You know the drill.  Your favorite blogger’s favorite vlogger debuts a new natural style, which she seems to effortlessly finish in minutes, while gazing into her bathroom mirror and smiling.  Inspired, you run to the ... 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 »

3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Comb Natural Hair Daily


from NaturalHairRules Once again, little Blue Ivy is in the news. (I feel like every few weeks, she cycles back into the news.) There’s even a petition this time. But instead of arguing the obvious — that it’s not ok ... 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Curly Hair Tip: Let Hair Air Dry

What's in your hair products?

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 »

Detangling Natural Hair in 10 Minutes or Less

Detangling Natural Hair

At the beginning of my natural hair journey, my hair was less than one inch long. Detangling wasn’t an issue because like most naturlistas with TWAs, there’s not enough hair to detangle. Somewhere around 5 or 6 months, my less ... Read More »

5 Tips for Managing Natural Hair in College


By Geniece of Black Girl Long Hair It’s that time of year of again. The rush of term papers, Friday and Saturday night social events, all-nighters: Yup, back to school. If you will be going away to college for the ... Read More »

Black Soap for Hair: Reap The Benefits!

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Hey Curfriends! I hope you guys enjoyed my last article, if you didn’t get a chance to read it, click here and check it out!!! Well transitioners, I want to talk to you about the great benefits of African Black ... Read More »

3 Clarifiying Methods for Squeaky Clean Hair

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Hey Curlfriends! I hope you guys enjoyed my last article! Click here if haven’t checked it out! Are you looking for the perfect clarifying method? These are my top three methods for keeping my hair squeaky clean! Check them out ... Read More »

Stimulate Your Growth!

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Hey Naturalistas! Do you want your hair to grow at a rapid speed? I know how it is when you’re transitioning to natural and want your hair to quickly grow so you can chop off those relaxed ends.  Or after ... Read More »

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