Winter Hair Care Tips

We hosted a winter hair care workshop by Susan Walker, ND, Founder of Earthtone Naturals, makers of the Curl Enhancing Gelee, a product we recently started using and love. Here are some winter weather tips that can make your hair look and feel its best throughout this season. Deep Conditioners are your best friend A GOOD, well formul... More

8 Tips to Growing Your Natural Hair

Natural hair is dry; I have yet to meet a natural haired girl or guy with naturally oily hair. We all produce natural oil from our scalps, however due to the nature of curls or coils twisting, turning and zigzagging around and around the oil does not get to the mid shafts and ends. This leads to dry parched hair, which leads to split ends. ... More

Simple Ways to Moisturize Type 4 Hair

One way to add moisture to your hair is by using coconut oil. Rub it in your scalp to the ends. You can leave it on your hair overnight and then co wash or shampoo it out with a no sulphate shampoo. Condition with a moisturizing conditioner (e.g DevaCurl One Condition). Spritz with water to dilute conditioner rather than rinse it out. Apply ... More

Do You Have Type 3 Curls?

Type 3 hair includes lightly curly to very curly hair patterns that are well-defined and springy. Curly hair has a lot of body and can be easily styled in its natural state or straightened with a blow-dryer. Despite its appearance, type 3 curls are soft and fine rather than coarse. Here are hair tips you can't live without, from naturall... More

What’s Your Curl Pattern? Type 4 Hair

Tiny “Z” shaped ringlets and shallow to deep “S” curls define this curl pattern. Coarse, densely packed, tightly coiled. Appears resilient but is actually very fragile. Won’t shine but can have sheen. May feel moisturized but not look it. Commonly referred to as 4a, 4b and 4c curl patterns. 4a – Tightly curled but has a visible ... More