Whether you are just starting out as a natural or someone with experience, there’s so much information to take in. As discussed in previous blogs, some of these things are actually necessary - while others are just matters of opinion. Hair typing is a subject that fits somewhere in between. Hair typing is essentially a classification system of the various and diverse hair types we have as people across humanity’s spectrum. While it starts from 1A and ends at 4C, it is important to note that this chart is not hierarchical, and that all hair types are beautiful and unique! This is not a good vs. bad binary.Read More
What you use is very important in growing longer locks, but your technique and regimen are the foundation.
In the years that I have been natural, through trial and error I’ve learned some things that are tried and true at every length and stage - from newbie teenie-weenie afros to navel-length pros. Here’s a list of do’s and don’ts that may help you in your journey of hair self-discovery.Read More