8 abusive mistakes

8 Abusive Natural hair mistakes you need to stop making

Apr 24th, 2018 DIY, General Barbara Kportufe

We all have hair goals but have you wondered if you’re making any abusive mistakes along the way? We all want to have our best hair possible and to be our own afro goals, but sometimes we self-sabotage with bad habits we may pick up along the way. Avoid hurting your afro. Read these natural hair mistakes all natural-haired ladies need to stop making. Here…

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 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.  These creams were heavy and difficult to be absorbed…

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…

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!…