It’s my birthday!!! I’m 34!!! No, it’s not one of the big ones, but it certainly is for me. And I’m sure you know why! I’ve been very transparent… But recently, more vulnerable. And I don’t plan to stop now. If I had to sum up my life to this point, I would call this […]
Over the years, I’ve been nothing but transparent about my journey into marriage, motherhood, entrepreneurship and anxiety/depression. What you didn’t know is that I’ve been fighting daily to build a life and business that allows me the freedom and flexibility to care for my boys as a single mother. For 2 years I contemplated my […]
It’s My Anniversary | Here’s to 10 Years!!! I Can’t Believe This!!! I’ve been doing this for 10 years!!! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ In October 2008, I created a little blog that grew into a big blog called Natural Hair Rules (NHR)!!! I started sharing my natural hair journey which you can still see here. I’ve helped millions […]
Issa Rae continues to show the versatility of natural hair on the show as well as in all her press.
She rocks her TWA, proudly but isn’t afraid to switch it up with cornrows, extensions and/or twisted updos. The hairstylist behind these looks is no other than celebrity natural hairstylist, Felicia Leatherwood. Her other clients include Jill Scott, Simone Missick, Teyonah Parris (whom we’ve featured countless times), and Ava Duvernay, just to name a few.
Check 8 Times Insecure’s Issa Rae Slayed the Natural Hair Game.
The truth is natural hair needs a hair care regiment that introduces moisture throughout and retains moisture. Every product and technique should do one of two things: add moisture to your natural hair or retain/seal in moisture.
Jada Pinkett Smith: “Well, I’ve been having issues with hair loss. And it was terrifying when it first started.”
“And I’ll tell you it was terrifying when it first started. I was in the shower one day and then just handfuls of hair, just in my hands, and I was like ‘oh my God am I going bald?’
“It was one of those times in my life when I was literally shaking with fear.”
The Girls Trip star added that maintaining a sense of perspective has helped her cope.
7 Things That Helped Me Manage Both My Anxiety and Depression | Letting Go Of Anger, Releasing Negative Energy, and Overcoming Anxiety seems like a long title for this post. I usually don’t share things like this so publicly but I know this struggle very well and want to share some resources and tools that have […]
It is one of the most dreaded moments when styling your hair: you reach into your cabinet and there is only a drop left of [insert your favorite natural hair product here]. It has happened to me time and time again. In fact, one day my husband told me (in an exasperated tone), “Why don’t […]
Your natural hair wash day doesn’t have to take all day! Don’t get lost in the natural hair products or ethnic hair aisles. Add one of each of these wash day necessities to your wash day routine will leave you with softer, manageable, and more moisturized natural hair regardless of whether or not your hair is Type 3, Type 4, or any natural hair type.
Sometimes you need a pick moisturizing spritz but not the frizz to hydrate parched curls and refresh those dry coils.. Here’s a list of 4 that I’ve use and love.