Showing posts from April, 2012

Hair Lovin' Wednesday

This week's pick is from Going Napptural. Her hair is so freakin' awesome!

Hair Lovin' Wednesday

I am constantly web surfing and seeing so many images of natural beauty, so I figured why not share it? What better way to start?

Be A Featured Natural Diva

Want to show off your kinks, curls, or locs? Are you currently transitioning and want to share your journey? Do you have a question or a story to tell? Have you done the BIG CHOP and want to flaunt your new look? We are now looking for the following:

Guest Bloggers

Natural Diva Spotlight

I Transitioned

My Big Chop

Love My Locs

If you are interested, please submit photos, questions, or stories to or you can send a message to Twitter or Facebook

Tip of the Day: Transitioning

More and more women are deciding to let go of their chemical relaxers. I get a lot of women that approach me and have questions about the process because they are interested. The number one question I get is "How did you do it?" So, here are a few tips:

1. Patience this is not a quick and easy process for most. If you are not comfortable yet with the BIG CHOP please DON'T! Keep your long hair as long as you can tolerate

2. Be Gentle the line between your new growth and your relaxed hair is very fragile. Detangle with ease when washing and keep your hair conditioned.

3. Trim keep your ends trimmed to diminish split ends (plus it speeds up your transitioning process to cut little by little).

4. Mask at some point in time it will become noticeable that you have two different textures in your hair and wearing it straight may no longer be an option. Try different curly styles to mask that line such as rods, bantu knots, Curlformers, flexirods, etc. I do not usually recommen…