Hair Care for Dandruff and Length Retention

Hair Care for Dandruff and Length Retention

Hey there! This is Candice Mulinda, she will be sharing some hair care tips she has learned over the years. Candice lives in Virginia and will be attending Yale University in the fall to study either Political Science or Global Studies. She is super passionate about the community of people with albinism (PWAs) especially those [...]

Wearing Natural Hair at the work place; A dialogue with Media personality|Host|MC|Voice Over Artist| Model|Actress.

Wearing Natural Hair at the work place; A dialogue with Media personality|Host|MC|Voice Over Artist| Model|Actress.

Meet our guest My name is MALAIKA. Yes, I use only one name. I am a Kenyan born Ugandan. Radio and TV presenter,  MC and Events Host, Actress, Model, and Motivational Speaker. I call myself #GodsFavourite because I actually believe it. I love God so much and put him first. I believe that self love [...]

Eye-opening tips on how to stop crown section breakage, and thinning in 4 weeks

Eye-opening tips on how to stop crown section breakage, and thinning in 4 weeks

Are you experiencing horrible thinning and soreness at the top middle section of your scalp? Is the hair around this area shorter and keep breaking? You must be frustrated at the thought of uneven hair and perhaps considered cutting your hair to match this awkward length on your crown. You might even be unaware of [...]

Low porosity characteristics and hair regimen tips to care for your natural hairs’ needs

Low porosity characteristics and hair regimen tips to care for your natural hairs’ needs

As I mentioned in the previous post, hair porosity is very important in properly caring for your hair. This porosity level means that your hair cuticle layers are tight and lay flat.  This hair is generally healthy but difficult to process. However, bad hair practices may increase your hair porosity such as; excessive washing, combing, [...]

What hair porosity is, the types and how to test it for natural hair

What hair porosity is, the types and how to test it for natural hair

What is Hair Porosity? Hair porosity is your hair’s ability to absorb and retain water or any other penetrating substance. In the past, I didn’t pay much attention to this, because I thought it was just more natural hair vocabulary I didn’t need. It was only 3 months ago when I started doing my research [...]

Tips on How to Blow Dry/ Heat style your Natural Hair using the tension method to avoid Heat Damage

Tips on How to Blow Dry/ Heat style your Natural Hair using the tension method to avoid Heat Damage

I love the diversity in the natural hair community, ranging from hair thickness, hair porosity, hair density, curl pattern, texture, sebum level and perhaps many other traits. People with less dense, high porosity, looser and finer texture would most likely not need to use heat to achieve stretched hair. Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links, [...]

Steps and Tips on How to Pre-poo Natural Hair Overnight, to Get the Ultimate Benefits of Soft and Manageable Hair on Wash Day.

Steps and Tips on How to Pre-poo Natural Hair Overnight, to Get the Ultimate Benefits of Soft and Manageable Hair on Wash Day.

My niece recently reminded me of this amazing method you just read in the title, Pre-pooing! I know, not the most impressive/catchy statement right! The first time I heard the statement, I took it literally. lol It is simply a treatment you do prior to using shampoo, hence the name. Some of you are familiar [...]

How to retain moisture

How to retain moisture

After the blog post on How to make your own hair moisturizer, most people wanted to know how to retain this moisture. I struggled with this concept in the past and suffered breakage i.e. leading to slow growth and dryness. As a result of dryness, my hair was also unmanageable. It was a nightmare having [...]

Tips on How to Grow back your edges for Natural Hair.

Tips on How to Grow back your edges for Natural Hair.

"Where did my edges go?" This is a question many of us ask ourselves when we finally realize our precious hairline is receding. In 2015, I had a major issue of thinning edges. It was a very gradual process, and when I finally noticed as I was getting ready one morning, I couldn't believe that [...]

HOMEMADE/ DIY MOISTURIZING HAIR MASK FOR REPAIRING DRY/DAMAGED HAIR/ SPLIT ENDS TO FACILITATE HAIR GROWTH

HOMEMADE/ DIY MOISTURIZING HAIR MASK FOR REPAIRING DRY/DAMAGED HAIR/ SPLIT ENDS TO FACILITATE HAIR GROWTH

The post will shed some light on the importance of using hair masks and how to use the mask. A hair mask is a deep conditioning treatment that plays a huge role in healing damaged hair, nourishing dry hair and reducing the amount of frizz on your hair. This treatment can make a significant improvement [...]