Wash Day Chronicles: Week 19

This is week 19 of 52 wash days chronicling what I’ll be doing to gain length on my fine natural hair. My length goal is waist length within the next 2 1/2 years. Subscribe to this blog to be notified when future posts are published. Products Used: Pre-Poo: Organic Unrefined Coconut Oil + Aubrey Organics GPB, Shea Moisture Superfruit Complex 10-in 1 […]

Fine Natural Hair Woes

Natural hair is beautiful. Natural hair is strong. Fine, natural hair can be a pain in the…. Well, you can fill in the blank on that one IF you have fine natural hair as well. While it’s beautiful and all that jazz, it can be a pain. While the styling options are endless my fine […]

detangling tips

Top 10 Detangling Tips for Length Retention

Let’s face it. Detangling your hair can be a chore. Sometimes you just don’t wanna! But…it’s inevitable. You have to let down your mane and get to detangling and removing shed hair….eventually. If you never detangled your hair, eventually it would just dred up. I’m not an expert on locs but I think the only reason […]

preventing single strand knots

Chicoro’s Data on Oiling to Prevent Single Strand Knots

Yesterday I shared some Tips to Prevent Single Strand Knots. Interestingly, I received an email from Chicoro that provided some back up information tied to the tip I shared on the benefits of oiling.  The information was quite interesting as I had never heard of the term “directional friction effect.” Here’s a clip from that […]