Styling Adventures: Loose Twists

May 17, 2016

I’ve been wearing loose twists now for the past two to three months and it has been awesome. The perfect protective style for this unbearable heat.  As the name implies, loose twists are just  two-strand twists twisted loosely. Best thing? It gives the illusion of locs. If I had a dollar for everytime I got asked if it was my hair, I would be able to buy a Shea Moisture product….

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Capital Naturals 4 is around the corner!

April 5, 2016

This is for all the Abuja folks! Natural Nigerian, Deep Brown & Kinks, Bibi Naturals bring you the 4th edition of the Capital’s very own natural hair meet-up! Clear up your calendars for the 14th of May and be sure to have a great time! Contact nn@naturalnigerian.com or refer to the poster for details, enquiries or sponsorship. If you do attend this event, make sure to send us your updates,…

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Events: Naturals in the City 14

March 7, 2016

Hello ladies, Natural Nigerian is back again with yet another amazing meet-up. Don’t you just love their posters? This edition of Lagos’ quarterly meet-up is just around the corner. You know just what to do – get your calendars out and save the date! Quite a good start to the month of March… There you have it ladies… Save the date and make sure to have a swell time!

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5 other tools you might need for your natural hair

January 29, 2016

I know we all probably have our staple tools – the hair clamps, shower caps and whatnot but some of us still have one or two extra tools that make managing natural hair a cakewalk. The best thing about some of these tools is that they can be found in our pantries. No need buying special ones for your natural hair. Well, except if you’re like me. 1. Cling film Before…

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What is in your applicator bottle?

December 14, 2015

Can we step away from our spray bottles and throw the spotlight on our applicator bottles for a minute? Applicator bottles are one of the essential but often overlooked tools in our stash. They go a long way in improving the condition of the scalp with oils. To be honest, many of us forget to use oils – including myself – and this applicator bottle is a perfect reminder to…

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EVENTS: Naturals in the City 13

December 5, 2015

Hello ladies, Natural Nigerian is back again with yet another amazing meet-up. The Christmas edition of Lagos’ quarterly meet-up is just around the corner. You know just what to do – get your calendars out and save the date! Quite a good start to Christmas… There you have it ladies… Save the date and make sure to have a swell time!

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EVENTS: Jungo (a DIY Class)

December 3, 2015

Hello ladies, This upcoming event is from the stables of Farida Yahya of Lumo Naturals. It is the first of a series of others to come and promises to be really educative. If you’re a DIY lover, aspiring hairstylist or budding naturalista, JUNGO is for you! Jungo in fulfulde means hands – be prepared to learn some “handy” skills in this class. The focus will be on teaching various crafts that could…

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How I manage my hair during the harmattan season

November 26, 2015

Ladies! The harmattan season is upon us and it’s not very pretty especially on our hair – both natural and relaxed. For some reasons, it totally skipped my mind to tuck my hair in a protective style. Then again, I didn’t think the harmattan would be this intense and I also wanted to learn how to manage my hair. It’s more or less a new experience but in the last…

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Tutorial: simple bun on short natural hair

September 11, 2015

I don’t know about you but a bun is a handy go-to style especially for my natural hair. It’s also a classic style that can be worn on any occasion. When I watched this video, I knew I had to share it. Finally, a tutorial for short natural hair! So, watch and learn courtesy of Sisi Yemmie!

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EVENTS: Naturals in the City 12

September 7, 2015

Hello ladies, Natural Nigerian is back again with yet another amazing meet-up. Here’s all you need to know: Hosts: NaturalNigerian, Carib Health, The Kink and I and Ms_Isioma. Gate fee: N500 The amazing Kitchen Butterfly would be there to tantalize your taste buds. Here’s the menu… Acclaimed make-up artist, Leylarh Cadne would be there with handy make-up tips and tricks… And you don’t need to worry about rushing home to…

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