Woman in natural hair

All about basing your scalp

Mar 19th, 2018 DIY, Product Barbara Kportufe

I remember how I used to follow the conventional way of basing my scalp with “hair food” with the aim of promoting my hairs health and hair growth. I later realized that these soul called products contain ingredients like Petroleum jelly, Paraffin, Mineral oil and sometimes Alcohol which can cause product build-up, clog and irritate the scalp.  Basing your scalp can be a lot more…

Afrocabello-model with gray hair

Effective Home Remedies For Premature Graying of Hair

Feb 2nd, 2018 DIY Barbara Kportufe

Most of us focus on taking care of our skin from premature aging that we forget our hair also ages– premature graying of hair.  Everyday, Our hair, like the skin, is exposed to a large number of factors that can weaken it and cause it to gray prematurely. For this reason, it is very important to give special care and seek different treatments that help…


Natural Vers Texturized hair: What Makes Them Different.

Jan 21st, 2018 General Barbara Kportufe

Hello natural hair lovers, One topic that stirs up debate among people within the natural hair community is hair identification. At what point do we consider hair to be natural or texturized?  This debate can go on and on without end hence today’s discussion “natural vers texturized: what makes them different”! Before you begin your natural hair journey either by transitioning or big chop, you must…

Actress Kisa Gbekle Celebrates Birthday

How Ghallywood Actress Kisa Gbekle Celebrated Her Birthday

Jan 17th, 2018 Special Feature Barbara Kportufe

How Ghallywood actress Kisa Gbekle celebrated her birthday is one that will leave you reminiscing all day long. More of the “how” is yet to be disclosed to all her fans. But tell you what, sexy, Famous Ghallywood actress Kisa Gbekle is definitely “plus one” today! She celebrated her birthday by posting countless numbers of photos on all her social media pages to thank God for adding…


Chioma Chukwuka-Akpotha: Let’s talk about ‘natural’ hair ladies

Jan 5th, 2018 Special Feature Barbara Kportufe

Chioma Chukwuka-Akpotha is one of my admirable Nollywood actresses and film producer of all time. She recently took to social media displaying her crown and encouraging naturalistas like us.  And why not? After all the topic of hair slash ‘natural’ hair movement has not seized it’s devour of the Nigerian society. At least about half a decade ago, not a lot of people gave two…


5 Great Vitamins For Healthy Hair

Jan 5th, 2018 General Barbara Kportufe

My hair has had its days. There are days that I love what I see and there are days that I feel my hair isn’t cool. On certain days I feel I don’t eat well enough, not just well enough but enough balanced meals for my body to produce great vitamins needed to function. This can be heartbreaking. IF at a point in time you…


Best Wishes from “Afrocabello”. The brand that advocates natural hair.

Dec 31st, 2017 Special Feature Barbara Kportufe

Mirror, mirror on the wall, which year is being ushered out? – 2017 Mirror, mirror on the wall, which year is being ushered in? – 2018 Here it is. Visibly displayed and ticking like a time bomb. Tic-toc! Tic-toc! Scrambling here and scrambling there. The festive is once again here and every living thing just squirmed at the crispy feelings it brings. This season brings…

Harmattan Season


Dec 12th, 2017 General Barbara Kportufe

Hello Natural Hair Lovers, With the end of the year almost dawning on us, one of my favorite part is celebrating Christmas with family and friends. I look forward to enjoying a harmattan filled season. Oh Yes! Christmas without harmattan is like celebrating Christmas in summer – June! The significant change in the weather is normally characterized by a cold, dry, dust-laden wind that blows from…

Braid Practice


Nov 22nd, 2017 DIY Barbara Kportufe

Hello natural hair lovers! Do you know it’s totally wrong to comb your hair immediately after taking your braids off? Shocking isn’t it? Well now you know gliding a comb through the knots that has formed at the edge of where the kanekolon hair meets your real hair immediately after taking your braids off is a big mistake.  Say no to this after braid practice!…


Nov 18th, 2017 Special Feature Barbara Kportufe

Take away her current passion and she will demonstrate she’s got talent beyond measure. Meet Victoria Dogbe the CEO who loves her job plus thick her. The daring Victoria Dogbe is a young, versatile, talented CEO of the upsurging ushering company – Videl Media Agency. Videl Media agency is made up of vibrant, well-groomed professional models of both males and females who are 24/7 ready…