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.
Why do women experience splitting, breaking fingernails? A reader seeks an answer which can explain the cause of her splitting nails and ideas on how to correct the problem.
The key issues which cause hair loss in black women include hormones, genetics and nutritional deficiencies. Here’s how to save your hair.
Around the web, Black women trade secrets to hair growth and recommend using over the counter drugs in off-label ways to treat dandruff and grow longer hair. Is using chemicals not designed for the scalp or hair a smart thing to do?
The best 12 herbs you can use to grow healthy long hair and improve the condition of your scalp. Get long hair faster with natural herbs and plant extracts.
Menopausal hair loss and male pattern baldness is common as mature women’s hormone production slows, producing less estrogen. Here’s how to help your natural hair survive menopause.
Are you trying to grow long natural hair but instead experiencing breakage, hair loss or slow growth? In our daily lives, it is natural to find that when we are washing, combing and/or tying our hair, we tend to shed some of it. Losing 50-130 strands a day is generally considered to be normal but […]
The benefits of coconut oil truly reach far and wide, but certain components of this tropical oil stand out for their valuable contribution to good health. Lauric acid, a medium-chain fatty acid found mainly in coconut oil, is one of these prized substances. Pure coconut oil contains about 50 percent lauric acid, and is the […]
A staple in the diets of our grandparents and great-grandparents, sweet potatoes and yams really need to make a come-back in modern diets. In addition to being tasty, sweet potatoes provide top nutrition for skin and hair. According to nutritionists at the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI), the single most important […]
Your hair structure is made up of layers, like a tree. And similar to the tree’s bark, your hair’s protective outer layer (the cuticle), is composed of multiple overlapping scales. This layer covers and protects the fragile core within it: the cortex. Under the cortex, especially in people who have coarser hair, is a central […]