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.

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Tips for Transitioning to Natural Hair

Tips for Transitioning to Natural Hair

Tips on how to successfully and easily go from relaxers to natural; transitioning to natural hair using braids, wigs, protective styles, heat and weaves..

12/02/2012 | By | More
Leave-In Conditioner Recipes for Natural Hair

Leave-In Conditioner Recipes for Natural Hair

If you have tightly coiled, curly or kinky Type 3 or Type 4 natural hair, keeping your hair moisturized can be challenging. Here are four leave-in conditioner recipes that help make your hair more manageable, soft and keep it moisturized.

12/02/2012 | By | More
Aveeno Lotion as Leave-In Conditioner for Natural Hair?

Aveeno Lotion as Leave-In Conditioner for Natural Hair?

Caught on an overnight trip with no moisturizing spray, I created a leave-in conditioner for natural hair from water and Aveeno Stress Relief Moisturizing Lotion that worked fabulously and protected my dry natural hair from moisture loss or breakage..

12/01/2012 | By | More
Hair Moisturizer – Shea Butter and Coconut Creme Pomade

Hair Moisturizer – Shea Butter and Coconut Creme Pomade

This hair moisturizer for natural hair is easy to make at home with Shea butter, grapeseed oil, protein rich coconut creme and moisture attracting vegetable glycerin. Provides fabulous hold while preventing dryness and breakage.

11/13/2012 | By | More
Shea Cocoa Butter Conditioning Hair Milk

Shea Cocoa Butter Conditioning Hair Milk

Shea butter, cocoa butter and fabulous conditioning oils come together to make a conditioning hair milk perfect for braids, twists and other styles on natural hair.

11/11/2012 | By | More
High Protein Hair Conditioner Recipe

High Protein Hair Conditioner Recipe

This is a rich, pH balanced DIY high protein hair conditioner recipe leaves your hair soft and shiny. Dry, breaking hair will feel strong and moisturized due to the inclusion of eggs, moisture attracting humectants and pH balancing apple cider vinegar.

11/09/2012 | By | More
Shea Butter Hair Conditioner Moisturizer Recipes

Shea Butter Hair Conditioner Moisturizer Recipes

Shea butter hair whip recipes that harness the benefits of Shea butter, coconut oil, and essential oils recognized for their benefits to natural hair growth. Prevent hair dryness and stop hair breakage with Shea butter hair conditioners you can make at home.

11/09/2012 | By | More
DIY African Black Soap Shampoo Recipe

DIY African Black Soap Shampoo Recipe

African Black Soap shampoo is a gentle way to cleanse your dry natural hair with a 100% natural, chemical free, highly moisturizing shampoo you can make at home.

10/30/2012 | By | More
Product Review: Aveeno Nourish and Condition Leave-In Treatment

Product Review: Aveeno Nourish and Condition Leave-In Treatment

Product review of Aveeno Nourish and Condition Leave-In Treatment. We gave this product four stars for being one of the best things we’ve come across that immediately stops hair breakage.

10/21/2012 | By | More
DIY Homemade Rosemary Hair Mask Recipe

DIY Homemade Rosemary Hair Mask Recipe

Rosemary and eggs are two powerful hair strengtheners and moisturizers, In this easy to make DIY home made hair mask recipe, they combine with Ayurvedic hair oils for maximum benefits.

10/19/2012 | By | More
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