Make an avocado hair treatment

Avocados aren’t just healthy for your body; they can work miracles on your hair! With 15% fat content, avocados are super moisturizing. They also are rich in several beneficial B vitamins, as well as vitamins E and K. Let your hair soak up some of their nutritional bounty by making your own avocado hair treatment… Read More »

Foods for African American Hair Growth

African Americans are often thought of as having beautiful hair, but their hair can be incredibly high maintenance. It is quite fragile and it tends to break and become frizzy very easily. It also tends to grow little more slowly than the hair of people from other ethnicities. Because of these problems, combined with the… Read More »

Women’s Armpit Hair: Fad or Feminism?

For the last couple of decades, the prevailing fashion for women in the US and UK has been for them to be as clean-shaven as possible, with no leg or armpit hair. In fact, many women go so far as to practice threading to remove even slight fluff from their upper lips. Women who look… Read More »

Do you really need a blow dryer for travel?

With the holiday season fast approaching, you probably have your things packed and all geared up to go! If your luggage is bulging and too heavy, you might be thinking leaving a few things behind. We’re all guilty of bringing too many clothes – those “maybe outfits” you aren’t sure if you’ll use it or… Read More »

Choosing the Right Flat Iron

Not all flat irons are made equal! If you’re ready to go from curly or wavy to smooth and glossy, follow these tips to choose the right flat iron that will give gorgeous results for your hair type: Flat irons generally come in widths between one and two inches. Wider irons work best on longer… Read More »

Dandruff: Tips on How to Get Rid of It

You can’t. At least not completely. Dandruff is, by far,one of the most common hair ailments that most people do have to suffer from at one point or the other — the extent is determined by a variety of causes which is beyond the scope of this post. However, look at some of the reasons… Read More »

Share a Cuppa With Your Hair

Tea is rich in antioxidants that fight free radicals and keep our bodies healthy, but it also can be therapeutic for your hair and scalp. Break out the tea pot, and brew these tried and true do-it-yourself hair treatments: Fight dandruff and add shine with 1/4 cup of dried lavender simmered in two cups of… Read More »