I know it may seem like having dry hair is just a part of being a 4C queen. Worry not! There are tried and tested solutions for this. Without a doubt, kinky hair textures often suffer from dryness because the shape of the hair strand makes it difficult for sebum to travel down the shaft to moisturize the hair. Finding … Read More
There are many remedies for hair loss, dry and brittle hair, inflamed and itchy scalp, that have been brought forward after years of research and experiments. Onion juice for hair growth is one such home remedy that has gained popularity over the recent past. As I was seeking to understand my hair and to find an easy routine that I … Read More
Times are changing. Women are learning to embrace a natural lifestyle. The most remarkable trend in the natural lifestyle movement is women of African descent going natural with their hair. What is ‘Going natural’? Going natural simply means that you are restoring your hair back from the chemically altered texture to its original unaltered state. The chemicals applied to the … Read More
Is Olive Oil good for type 4C hair? Yes, Olive oil is one of the best oils for curly hair and particularly type 4C. Type 4C hair has tight ‘Z’ curls, which makes natural oils from the skin to travel slowly to the hair shaft, leaving the hair dry and prone to damage. 4C hair benefits from Olive oil because of its intense moisturizing property. The oil coats and protects the hair shaft from breakage and heat damage.
Natural oils form a very important part of a woman’s hair care regimen. They keep our hair healthy and looking fabulous. Among other things, oils can be used for detangling hair because of their lubricating nature, oils can also used as heat protectors and when all the lipids are gone and the hair about to split, the fatty acids in … Read More
Do you have 4C hair? Or maybe 4A, 4B, 3A, 2B: according to the Andre Walker System. What if you are using the LOIS hair typing system? Your hair type could be an “IS” or an “OS” In this article we are going to cover everything you possibly need to know about 4C hair. This will help you understand how … Read More