How to make keratin treatments last longer

The Brazilian Keratin treatment is a liquid keratin formula that bonds to the hair creating a protective layer around each strand, helping to reduce frizz, seal the cuticle, and adds protection against external damage/breakage. The treatment lasts anywhere between 3-6 months depending on the aftercare. Use sulfate/sodium free shampoo Using sulfates and salt-based shampoos willContinue reading “How to make keratin treatments last longer”

Maintaining Straightened Hair during Winter

During the fall and winter, the humidity can be high depending on what part of the world you’re located in. Straightening naturally curly can be a lot of work, so you don’t want all that time and effort being wasted. Here are some tips to keeping your straightened locks frizz-free is chilly season. Wrap yourContinue reading “Maintaining Straightened Hair during Winter”

The Truth about Hair Growth

When it comes to hair growth, many of us have at least once in our lives,  searched for a growth merical. Even though there is no magic pills, there are some things that we can do to promote healthy hair growth. So first lets talk about how hair grows. Stages of hair growth Hair growsContinue reading “The Truth about Hair Growth”

Bad Habits that Can Completely Destroy Curly Hair

We can do amazing things to our hair, from twisting, braiding, straightening, dying, cutting and all kinds of other styles. However, curly hair can become damaged the more we do to it. Although, we might think that we are doing everything to keep our hair healthy, it might not be the case. Here are someContinue reading “Bad Habits that Can Completely Destroy Curly Hair”

Too Much Protein: How to tell and how to fix it

A proper balance of moisture and protein is essential to maintaining healthy hair. I previously talked about how too much moisture can be harmful to your hair. Now onto protein. Hair is predominately made up of protein (keratin), and the hair’s surface is really great at absorbs proteins. Many manufacturers of hair products add proteinContinue reading “Too Much Protein: How to tell and how to fix it”

How to keep hair moisturized when straightened

Moisturizing hair when straightened without it reverting and turning into a frizzy mess can be tricky. There are ways that we can hair both frizz-free straighten hair and moisturized hair. What to do Moisturizing oils (grape seed, coconut oil, avocado oil, almond oil) are great for adding moisture and shine. Products that have water lowerContinue reading “How to keep hair moisturized when straightened”

Too Much Moisture: How to tell and fix it

With curls, the main focus is to keep adding moisture in the hair. We are fixated, even obsessed with how to keep our hair hydrated 24/7. Since our hair lacks moisture, it seems alien to think that our hair can be overly moisturized. Many of us think that it isn’t possible… the too much moistureContinue reading “Too Much Moisture: How to tell and fix it”

Budget friendly DIY deep conditioners that fight frizz

Routine deep conditioning is vital to keeping your curls healthy, soft and shiny, but it can get a bit expensive over time. The great thing is that there are budget friendly ingredients in your home that can be used  in creating your own effective deep conditioner. These are the recipes that have shown me theContinue reading “Budget friendly DIY deep conditioners that fight frizz”