Harmattan Season

HAIR SURVIVING TIPS FOR THE 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…

QUICK AND EASY WAY TO STRETCH TYPE FOUR (4) NATURAL HAIR

Oct 5th, 2017 General Barbara Kportufe

Hair care is fun when you have the right tricks up your sleeve. This article will equip you with the basic trick you need on the go.  There are different types of hair. However, dealing especially with type 4 kind of hair demands more attention because of its tightly coiled pattern. If you are looking for ways to stretch your hair, this article is what…

Natural Hair Inspiration: Sista Ginna Shares Why She Decided To Go Natural

Sep 2nd, 2017 General Barbara Kportufe

Are you seeking hair inspirations before you decide to go natural? This hair inspiration story by Sista Ginna will inspire you to go natural!! Sista Ginna has over the past few years been a dubbing fashion and lifestyle blogger, social media influencer and publicist. The all-time inspirational woman and natural hair enthusiast lets us into her cradle and opens up about why she decided to…

WAYS TO GO NATURAL EXPLAINED…..

Aug 17th, 2017 General Barbara Kportufe

The real gem behind transitioning and big chopping are pertinent in joining the natural hair community. The scope of natural hair is broad but it’s its incipience that really matters. The preliminary focus sets the pace for decision making with relevance to choice attribution. However, the dimensional crossroads that lead to initiating into the natural hair community can be classified in two (2) ways. Going…

BOMBARDED WITH TONS OF CLEANSING PRODUCTS?

Aug 2nd, 2017 General Barbara Kportufe

Apparently, shopping for cleansing products – shampoo, doesn’t get any easier. Brand emergence keep escalating. There are tons of products displayed on the shelves. Wide range of varieties to choose from. Each strategically advertised to lure customers’ attention. The brand name is an added advantage but the products performance is a plus. Knowing what you want in the first place will make your shopping much…

Natural Hair Advocate, Afrocabello – an Introduction

May 6th, 2017 General Barbara Kportufe

Afrocabello welcomes you to the 21st Century, where gradually the natural hair movement has expanded into a modernized way of living. I salute all those who have gathered courage, confidence, and have accepted their true identity by rocking their natural hair.  I must confess that I love my natural hair now more than I did before. As a fellow naturalista, I know the initial struggles we women of African…

Be Yourself, Why worry yourself if you don’t have straight hair

Sep 19th, 2016 General Barbara Kportufe

Keeping it natural matters a lot. It is every woman’s pride to be naturally beautiful. Natural hair is a symbol of quality, it identifies your true origin, it defines “you” and it is a confidence booster.  Natural Hair does not only come with heavy, wavy, kinky hair but sometimes soft, curly looking hair. More importantly it comes with having an appreciative attitude towards your own…

Barbara of AfroCabello and friend pose for the camera

Afrocabello at The Chalewote Art Festival

Sep 19th, 2016 General Barbara Kportufe

From seemingly nowhere, more and more people poured into the streets of James Town. The Chalewote Art Festival had been a phenomenal success, and for good reason too. The art exhibits, musicals and performances had me in a trance, lost in a beautifully immersive experience. There were so many desirable products on sale, having to choose between them was near impossible but I wouldn’t dare…