Author Archive: Deborrah
Blogger, writer, relationships/dating expert, fitness trainer and natural hair enthusiast since 1997. Sharing information from grandmomma, books and scientific journals, as well as my personal discoveries and experiences with natural hair as we journey from relaxers, flat irons and weaves together.
Improve your hair health, reduce shedding, eliminate hair breakage and grow hair faster using nutrient rich coconut milk as a deep conditioner. Moisturize and strengthen dry, fragile hair using coconut milk hair treatments.
Quinoa is considered a Superfood grain, which provides all 8 amino acids, the building blocks of protein and tons of other vitamins and minerals. Though many hair products are made with Quinoa, the best results for fast hair growth are achieved by eating Quinoa a minimum of 2-3x weekly.
The nutrients your body needs for hair growth are scooped up by hair follicles from the bloodstream. Thus healthy circulation is essential for speedy hair growth. Anybody looking to improve their hair should exercise regularly. You don’t have to do a strenuous weight training workout like a Gladiator – just walking two miles per day (about 30 minutes) will do the trick.
What is your favorite hair butter and why? I prefer avocado butter by far. My grandmother used it, my mother used it as well. So then why did I waste so much time and money checking for products trying to find “what will work” when my elders had already told me?
If a woman dyes her hair red blue or purple, but wears it in an afro or cornrows, can she still rightly proclaim that she has “natural hair?” Natural hair blogger Deborrah Cooper of YOURNATURALHAIR.COM weighs in on the argument.
What is the downright stupidest thing has someone said to you about your natural hair? We went out and asked that question in several natural hair groups and got some doozies. Feel free to share yours in the comments section below: Sherry: I had someone come up to me and say ….is that your hair? Like […]
Many brides forget to factor the veil into their hair style plans, and when they wear their hair down, the addition of the veil changes the look. Wearing an updo is by far the easiest way to ensure that your veil goes well with the rest of your wedding attire. We have more ideas as well.
Enroll in the give-away for two bars of hand-made soap supplied by Emma’s Naturals by 5:00 pm PST on May 5, 2014. You’ll fall in love with these organic, naturally moisturizing, and luxurious feeling bars of soap. The rich, creamy lather will make your skin feel better and look better, and the wonderful scents leave you […]
Suffering from thinning or shedding hair and not sure why? European hair expert Philip Kingsley’s book The Hair Bible, outlines many things which may be affecting your hair that you are probably not even be aware of.
Soap nut “shampoo” is wonderful for cleansing dry, natural hair. Can your curl pattern pop like this after washing your hair? If you use soap nut shampoo, you can have curls, moisture, no tangles and little to no breakage.