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DIY Hair Oil Infusions - Your Natural Hair Care Arsenal

Today, more and more people are starting to realize the importance of Natural Hair Care. For far too long, too many of us have been sold the false narrative that laboratories and manufacturers can ‘fix’ our hair worries. Unfortunately, their offerings are often filled with chemicals that can hurt us, even as they aim to help our wilting locks. The list of the harmful chemicals added to commercially processed hair care products is exhaustive, yet the main offenders found in many store-bought brands include: Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Propylene Glycol, Parabens, Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) and Isopropyl Alcohol. While all these ingredients are added for a specific purpose, they also have negative side effects that can damage our health AND our hair....

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DIY Recipes for Your Natural Hair Care Needs

Hair is big business, and it’s easy to see why. It is one of the first things people notice about you, and unlike make-up or the trendiest of fashions, your hair is always with you. How you treat it and how you choose to condition it, defines how IT will treat you. We all want our manes to be healthy, bouncy and beautiful, yet often the products we are told to use on our locks sap its vitality with chemicals and synthetic ingredients that not only damage our hair, but can damage our health as well. These chemicals, like Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS), Triclosan, Polysorbates and even certain Fragrances strip our hair of its natural oils and absorb into our...

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To Be, or Not to Be – Natural?

Is your crowning glory in need of a change? No matter our hair type, texture or length, many of us reach a point when we decide to do something big with our hair. For some, it’s a change in color. For others, it’s a dramatic cut. Sometimes we just choose to go on a healthy hair journey. Another big decision in the hair world is deciding whether or not to go natural. Going natural is a great place to start, although it’s more like returning to being natural. But what exactly does being natural mean? What is Natural Hair? Simply put, hair whose texture has not been chemically altered is referred to as “natural hair.” This means you can straighten...

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