Every Curl has a story. What exactly does it mean to be "natural"? Black Curl Power welcomes back Latice to share her thoughts on the controversy surrounding Brazilian hair treatments within the natural hair community. I struggle sometimes with the urge to straighten my hair. I love and am very thankful that I am able … Continue reading Girls with Curls: Latice
As a college student, I am all about shopping on a budget, but as a college student with natural hair, I take that phrase to a whole ‘nother level! See, when it comes to my hair products, I’m all about stretching my dollar as far as it can go because let’s face it – many … Continue reading Favorite Conditioner
If you haven’t caught on, moisture is HUGE within the natural hair community, and for good reason, considering some of the biggest healthy hair concerns shared by naturalistas revolve around moisture retention. That is why knowing your hair porosity is so important. Hair porosity refers to how well your hair can absorb and retain moisture. … Continue reading Hair Porosity Highs & Lows
You could say at one point that the biggest decision I was ever forced to take part in was whether I was Team Edward or Team Jacob (totally team Edward by the way). This was wholeheartedly the case until most recently, where within the natural hair community, I’ve found myself in the middle of an … Continue reading #TeamShampoo or #TeamNoPoo
If you’re in the market for a good protective style, chances are you’ve come across box braids. This quintessential style is a go-to for many women seeking a low-maintenance, yet versatile look. The style itself can be described as individual braids parted in square sections (or boxes as the name suggests). It is also not … Continue reading Considering Box Braids?
This post is about transitioning from relaxed to natural hair.