Wash n go's can be a go to style for many and a headache for some. Depending on the curl pattern wash n go's can take 10 minutes or over an hour to achieve, none the less bouncy defined curls is THE GOAL.To achieve a perfect wash n go, follow the CCD rule! (Yes I made … Continue reading Perfecting Your Wash & Go’s
Warm oil treatments have been tried & true over the years, reason being because the temperature of the oil opens up the cuticles of the hair to receive the nourishing oils to promote healthier hair. The Benefits Rosemary: Increases hair growth by stimulating the scalp, which is accompanied by it's antioxidant properties that promotes … Continue reading Rosemary Warm Oil Treatment for Dry Hair
Yes there is always hope!! First identify how your hair soaks (or doesn't soak) up product. I had to do this for my own hair, because I got tired of product just sitting on top of my hair and not really getting in (low porosity problems!). My recommendation regardless of porosity level is to start … Continue reading Q&A#2: MY HAIR WILL NOT STAY MOISTURIZED! IS THERE ANY HOPE FOR ME? WHAT AM I DOING WRONG?!
Let's talk about CARBOMER! Chemically carbomer is a polymeric chemical composition, or in other words its a structure containing multiple units bonded together. In the lab when we're creating hair care products we use this to increase viscosity (thickness) of a product. In styling gels, carbomer will most likely be either the second … Continue reading Curly Chemistry: “Carbomer” For Curl Definition!
Hey Curlfriends! If you're looking for a new way to cleanse your hair and remove product build up, you should try cleansing your hair with clay. Now before you decide to roll your eyes and say "yeah right, girl bye", here me out! Clay is a HUGE benefit to our hair, it helps to define … Continue reading Skip The Shampoo & Go For The Clay!
Definitely not every week! Clarifying shampoo's are designed to really really clean the hair, which is a good thing, but not a good thing too often. I would recommend using a clarifying shampoo when your hair feels weighed down from tons of product, the shampoo will rid the extra gunk. A lot of times … Continue reading Q&A#1: How Often Should I Use A Clarifying Shampoo?