Hair Care

Color Conscious – Real Health

[ad_1] Color is a wonderful way to spice up your look. But because black hair is so fragile, for many sistas, the potential for damage when coloring their tresses is real. Dye affects moisture, the very thing our hair needs most. This means that before you decide to reinvent yourself with an amazing new hue, you must ensure that your ...

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Naptural85 Chats About Hair Growth

[ad_1] After her big chop a couple of years ago, Naptural85 achieved her goal of long, luscious, healthy locks. But after a while—and some experiments with her hair—she lost precious inches and decided to challenge herself once again to get her length back. Here, she explains a new hair growth theory she put in practice. [ad_2] Source link

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Easy ways to hydrate moisture-starved natural hair

[ad_1] Natural hair has its virtues. It’s free of harmful chemical processes and can be easier to maintain. But giving your fragile natural hair the moisture it so desperately needs can be a challenge. Depending on your hair’s curl pattern and texture, it can be difficult to keep natural tresses hydrated. Although the hair follicles of African-American hair actually produce ...

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Could Gray Hair Help Predict Heart Disease Risk in Men?

[ad_1] Going gray? You could be at an increased risk of heart disease, according to new research presented at the European Society of Cardiology’s EuroPrevent 2017 conference. Specifically, findings showed that gray hair was an independent risk factor for coronary artery disease in men — irrespective of many factors, including chronological age, ScienceDaily reports.  Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the ...

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Gabrielle Union Launches a Hair Care Line

[ad_1] When Gabrielle Union was 25 years old, she embarked on a natural-hair journey. But like many women who decide to say goodbye to hair relaxers, Union faced a number of challenges during her transition. She couldn’t find the right ethnic products for her tresses, and she found it hard to keep her hair hydrated. So the actress developed a ...

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The Long & Short of It

[ad_1] For many African-American women with super curly hair, the issue of humidity is huge. Moisture means shrinkage of epic proportions. In fact, it can dwindle our hair to less than 20 percent of its actual length. Black hair is unique in that it’s so elastic and able to shrink and stretch to considerable lengths. This is because when natural ...

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