Protective Styling for well nourished, healthy hair

Posted by Eleanor Jadore at

I’ve recently embarked on a protective styling journey as I’ve drastically been wanting to increase the health of my hair. Not that’s it’s particularly unhealthy, but I trimmed my ends a couple of weeks ago and I really want to make sure that I retain the healthy split-free ends for as long as possible in order to retain as much length as possible.    If you’re not sure what protective styling is, it refers to styling your hair in a way that it’s protected from the harsh weather conditions that we experience during the Winter, from the woolly jumpers and...

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Pre-Poo: What Is It & What Are the Benefits?

Posted by Hannah Cook at

Pre-poo. It’s a term often referred to by curly girls and guys - one of those ‘if you know, you know’ phrases. But, if you don’t know what it is, the chances are you will be very confused at all the talk of ‘pre-pooing’.   For those who have heard of the term and vaguely understand the meaning of it (at least that it’s not actually rude), this article will help you to understand the benefits of pre-pooing and why it is a preferred method of deep conditioning for many curlies.   What is a pre-poo? Pre-poo is the method of applying...

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‘Going Natural’ Improved My Confidence & Self-Identity

Posted by Leal Alexander at

World Mental Health day passed recently and it got me thinking about my own struggles with my identity growing up with “curly” hair. The reason I say “curly” in that fashion is because up until 2 years ago, “curly” was in no way part of my vocabulary to describe my hair. I never knew my hair was like this what-so-ever.  Going natural had a huge impact on my life. It is ‘just hair’, but especially as a female, with much emphasis put on the way you look, there was almost a sense of not being good enough as you are....

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Why To Ditch The Terry Towel

Posted by Eleanor Jadore at

One of the first things I ever heard when I first returned my hair to its natural state is that I should avoid using terry towels to dry my hair. At first I didn’t understand this at all because I thought “What’s the big deal? It’s only a towel and I need to dry my hair somehow right?” Well, that’s completely wrong!  If you’re also unsure as to why to ditch the terry towel, here’s why. The key to drying curls to maintain as much of its natural curl pattern as possible is to only absorb the excess amount of water,...

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How To Lock In Moisture

Posted by Rekayla Jevine at

Hey lovelies, Rekayla here! Summer is right about over now! The leaves are steadily falling from the trees and with the long and cold nights setting in, we need to get our hair ready to withstand the forces of all the elements! How do we do that, you ask? One word should spring to mind and that word is MOISTURE! Moisture is so important and definitely more so during the colder months! But how do we get moisture in the first place? The road to moisturised hair always starts with water. For curly hair, working on it when it’s damp...

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Protective Styling for well nourished, healthy hair

Pre-Poo: What Is It & What Are the Benefits?

‘Going Natural’ Improved My Confidence & Self-Identity

Why To Ditch The Terry Towel

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