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Rosemary and Rose Water Flax Seed Gel Recipe

Rosemary and Rose Water Flax Seed Gel Recipe

I love making and using flax seed gel on my natural hair. Flax seed gel (or FSG as it is affectionately referred to), is a staple in the hair care regime’s of thousands of women of all ethnicities. Home made (DIY) flax seed gel  a 100% natural, chemical free way to add luster, bounce and […]

08/30/2012 | By | More
Natural Hair Journey with Locs

Natural Hair Journey with Locs

Check out this very cute video by natural hair diva JazzyTe007 who shows how versatile locs can be.

08/28/2012 | By | More
Your Natural Hair and Proper pH Balance

Your Natural Hair and Proper pH Balance

The typical African American diet tends to be highly acidic as it is heavy in grain-fed animal proteins, processed and fried  foods, refined sugars, sugar laden beverages such as sweet tea, and carbohydrates.  When your body’s pH balance is acidic, vaginal infections, bacterial infections, skin eruptions such as acne and allergic rashes, generalized aches and […]

08/28/2012 | By | More
Coconut Oil for Natural Hair Penetrates and Moisturizes

Coconut Oil for Natural Hair Penetrates and Moisturizes

Working on a list of the top 12 best oils to use on dry natural hair, but wanted to put up this post to share with you what has to be in the top three if not the #1 spot for Naturalistas!  What is the best conditioning oil treatment… an oil that actually penetrates the […]

08/24/2012 | By | More
Coconut Milk and Lemon Juice Natural Hair Straightener

Coconut Milk and Lemon Juice Natural Hair Straightener

Going natural for many women of color means eliminating use of heat, relaxers, and all other chemical compounds on their hair. For some though the transition is a struggle as they aren’t used to working with their natural curly hair texture and would prefer to loosen the tight curls for manageability and styling purposes.  This […]

08/15/2012 | By | More
Transition to Natural Hair Documentary

Transition to Natural Hair Documentary

Black Women’s Transition to Natural Hair When I set out to make a documentary about black women who are “transitioning” — cutting off their chemically straightened hair and embracing their natural kinky afro texture — I had no intention of appearing in the film. I felt I was an objective observer and really just wanted […]

08/14/2012 | By | More
Flexi-Rods Curly Style on Natural 4c Hair

Flexi-Rods Curly Style on Natural 4c Hair

  Styling Your Natural Hair With Flexi-Rods Explore the variety in styles available for natural hair with flexi-rods! Try a cute curly look using soft flexi-rods on natural hair. Available in a variety of sizes, you can do this look on very short to very long natural hair and get a different look each time. […]

08/14/2012 | By | More
Natural Hair Growth – 1 Year Journey

Natural Hair Growth – 1 Year Journey

Great video by a young woman who took the time to chronicle her hair growth from the big chop to a nice full head of hair within a 12 month period.

08/14/2012 | By | More
Moisturizing Detangling Conditioner for Dry Natural Hair

Moisturizing Detangling Conditioner for Dry Natural Hair

Well, I finally decided to do it. Take my braids out that is and wear my natural hair. After wearing some version of braids for about 12 years, I decided to have 100% natural hair for at least the summer months of 2012, and try a few new looks.The natural hair styles being worn by […]

08/14/2012 | By | More
Egg Protein and Avocado Moisturizing Deep Conditioner

Egg Protein and Avocado Moisturizing Deep Conditioner

Strengthen and moisturize your dry natural hair with ingredients from your kitchen. Egg protein for strength, moisturizing avocado and enriching coconut creme come together for a fabulous moisturizing deep conditioner.

01/31/2012 | By | More
Bulk organic herbs, spices and essential oil from Mountain Rose Herbs