The Multipurpose Life of JBCO!

June 28, 2017

We all know Jamaican Black Castor Oil is a natural treasure in the natural community. JBCO has been touted for its ability to thicken hair, revive edges, get rid of dandruff and even act as a deep conditioner. Here are some other benefits of JBCO and why it’s a must-have in your hair stash! Restore thinning hair Pre-shampoo conditioner. Hot oil treatment. Helps to seal moisture into your hair and…

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Back to the shampoo basics

June 26, 2017

I started looking for ways to shorten my washdays as soon as my schedule became too packed for me to cope. It came to a point when I’d choose a good night’s rest over washing my hair. Yes, I have gone weeks without washing my hair and it surely suffered for it. There are several tested and tried ways to go about wash days. We have spoken about the importance of…

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What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever done to your hair?

June 22, 2017

This lady has over a million views on YouTube for doing a Coca-Cola rinse. Ay! I find it so interesting. I mean I know of rinses with rice water, garlic and onions amongst others but Coca Cola? This has to take the crown! The craziest thing I’ve done to my hair isn’t even remotely close to this! Yes, the most adventurous thing I did to my hair was during the…

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3 Supplements I Take EveryDay

May 28, 2017

Dietary supplements are products designed to augment your daily intake of nutrients, usually the vitamins and minerals. Other substances also fall into this category and are taken as dietary supplements. However, taking supplements can provide additional nutrients when your diet is lacking. We can’t always get things right. Evening primrose Evening primrose oil is the oil from the seed of the evening primrose plant. Evening primrose oil is used for skin…

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Say hello to the newest trichologist on the block! Dabs of NHCG!

May 26, 2017

I’m loving how amazing Nigerian women are these days! There’s absolutely no stopping us. I’m surrounded by women who are in a constant process of improving themselves. I think that’s incredible. What a time to be alive! We all know superwoman, business owner, content creating Dabs. She’s now also a trichologist! Since more and more Nigerian women (and men) are becoming more conscious of their lifestyle, I believe trichology is a…

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3 Texlaxed Hair Bloggers Who Have Gone Natural!

May 24, 2017

Let’s jump straight into this one! Uzoma of Don’t Touch the Hair I haven’t met Uzoma yet but I think she’s one of the most patient people I know. Why do I say this? I think she successfully transitioned from texlaxed/relaxed hair for over a year! That’s such a feat! Solange’s Don’t Touch My Hair reminds me of her blog name. She also contributes to this blog and I find…

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Product Review: Jamaican Mango & Lime Lock Gro

April 6, 2017

I was gifted this product by a well-meaning friend who had the best interests of my baby locs at heart. I have always wanted to try out Jamaican Mango & Lime products. This is the first I have ever used and it is called the Lock Gro. It claims to: – Stimulate Root Growth – Prevent Itchy & Dry Scalp – Strengthens Locks – Prevents Breakage The directions say to apply…

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Game of Fros is Doing a Styling Challenge & We’re Loving It

February 23, 2017

Who is the face behind Game of Fros? View this post on Instagram …show yourself the love you seek…💜 A post shared by 'esther Tom (@game_of_fros) on Feb 19, 2017 at 1:45am PST Esther Etomi aka Game of Fros is the CEO/Lead Stylist of her eponymous natural hair hub. This month she launched a styling series dubbed ‘February’s #28day updo series’. It’s a trove for styling inspiration! We decided to share…

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Tunrie’s Loc Journey Begins

February 22, 2017

My loc journey started off a bit over a month ago. January the 7th. After a few weeks of looking for the most affordable loctitians, I went with Shaynie (found on Instagram) and went with comb coils as my base because that’s what Ayo of Locitude does. It got installed using the block method which I would explain later on. I loved it, I got my edges laid for the first time and…

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Length Retention Series by Kemi Lewis

February 21, 2017

What is length retention? Length retention is the idea that you can do certain things to care for your hair that will prevent split ends and excessive breakage (source). Introducing Kemi Lewis and the Length Retention Series… Kemi Lewis is an amazing natural hair enthusiast and stylist. She shares insights on natural hair and other issues on her personal Instagram page and the professional one. Some refer to her as the queen of updos….

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