Hair Articles

In an op-ed on the New York Times, British-Nigerian filmmaker Zina Saro-Wiwa explained the basis for her documentary about the transition from relaxed to natural hair and what it means to Black women. “There are as many ‘natural hair journeys’ as there are transitioning women. What I find remarkable about the movement is the way [...]


The most common reasons for dry and brittle hair can usually be found within your hair care regimen. Overprocessing with chemicals, excessive use of heat, lack of moisture, and using the wrong hair products are just a few. So what can you do to solve it? 1. Increase your deep conditioning sessions. Opt for at [...]


Shelf Life of Hair Products

October 23, 2009

What’s the shelf life of hair products? Many people don’t know when to toss out their products, but they do have an expiration date. The general guide for most products is 1-2 years. The best way to find out is to look on the packaging for an expiration date. All of the salon “quality” products [...]


Dealing with split ends is a common hair nuisance. I’ve found that the best way to handle them is to take preventive action, because once they show up, you really have no choice but to cut. Let’s discuss… What Are Split Ends? Split hair or split ends is officially known as trichoptilosis. They are damaged [...]