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5 DIY Hair Moisturizing Mists for Summer. I absolutely love making my own hair care products at home because it allows the freedom to use exactly what you want to your hair.

5 DIY Hair Moisturizing Mists for Summer

There are tons of different hair mists, styling refreshers and hair moisturizing sprays on the shelves that contain ingredients that your natural hair may not necessarily like or need. A DIY hair mist can contain all the ingredients you want on your hair and none that you don’t and be a custom concoction that’s just perfect for your hair. These commercial hair products contain ingredients that you can easily get your hands on to make hair care products for yourself.

Below, I’ll share 5 of my favorite DIY moisturizing sprays that you can try for yourself. Where Curls Come to Life - Naturallycurly. This useful herb’s botanical name is Calendula officinalis and is also known as pot marigold or garden marigold.


It is commonly grown in vegetable garden and should not be confused with the ornamental marigold of the Tagetes genus. Ethnobotany: 5 Recipes to Restore Your Edges. If any of you are like me your concern always lies with knowing all of the additives in your favorite hair care product, and this is where ethnobotanical hair care comes into play!

Ethnobotany: 5 Recipes to Restore Your Edges

Ethnobotany is the scientific study of the interrelations between plants and humans on all varying areas. The area in focus here is hair care straight from the earth. No, I am not saying go outside and start rubbing dandelions and mums on your head, but I will be introducing a few recipes that your tresses will adore! Naturallycurly. 3 All-Natural Remedies For Thinning Edges. Written by Fran of As healthy-haired naturals, there are various things we have to stay on top of: moisture levels, minimizing breakage, protective styling and healthy ends, just to name a few.

3 All-Natural Remedies For Thinning Edges

While most of these regimens and techniques cater to our new growth, it’s important to take note of the state of our hair health, overall, to avoid continuing any detrimental habits. One of the biggest concerns we face would have to be the thinning of our fragile edges. Unfortunately, there’s no over-the-counter cream or regimen that will repair damage that has already been done. The most we can do is avoid common pitfalls, such as styles that are too tight and stressful on the edges, products loaded with breakage-inducing alcohols and too much heat styling. Once we’ve gotten those habits out of the way, the next thing to reflect on is diet, of course! Jamaican Black Castor Oil JBCO is the unrefined version of Castor Oil.

How I Moisturize My Waist Length Curls. How I Moisturize My Waist Length Curls. Hooded Dryers, Worth the Investment? Let’s face it, naturally curly hair takes effort.

Hooded Dryers, Worth the Investment?

This is not for the faint at heart, the weary, nor the lazy. If you have worn your natural curls for more than one year, I'd say you deserve the title of Honorary Stylist. Wouldn't you agree? To the curlies who have been sweating to make hair magic happen at home, you could take your hair conjuring to another level by adding a hooded dryer to your magic box.

Here are five reasons why you should invest in a hooded dryer. The Deepest Conditioning. Homemade Hair Recipes - Peppermint Pre-Poo - NaturallyCurly. Rating: This pre-poo is seriously amazing!

Peppermint Pre-Poo - NaturallyCurly

Have curly, dry hair? Try these DIY tips and home remedies to manage them. 5 Home Frizzy Hair Remedies. Summer weather brings along humidity.

5 Home Frizzy Hair Remedies

In the natural hair community we know that humidity equates to frizzy hair. No bueno. Here are 5 of my incredibly easy DIY recipes to avoid frizz! Check them out below. 1. Carbonated water is a simple solution to this common frizz issue because it has a low pH, which helps the cuticle layer of the hair lay flat.

What you’ll need: 1.5 cup coconut water1.5 cup sparkling water Directions Blend the coconut water and sparkling water together. Hair Rules. 6 Reasons Your Hair is Not Longer. Diving into the natural hair world can be overwhelming at first.

6 Reasons Your Hair is Not Longer

There are various products and tips that everyone claims can grow your hair or defy shrinkage. With all the products and acronyms in the natural hair community, it is easy to become overwhelmed if you are not acclimated to it. 5 Ways to Sleep Without Ruining Your Curls. Everyone talks about catching up on beauty sleep, but it can be hard to actually follow through.

5 Ways to Sleep Without Ruining Your Curls

When we do manage to get a solid night of rest, we often wake up with a messy curls. With so many activities competing for valuable morning time (e.g. breakfast, getting dressed, Instagram, etc.) caring for our hair sometimes gets overlooked. The flat iron is damaging. Washing takes too long. DIY Gelatin Protein Treatment for Damaged Hair. If you have been experiencing a lot of breakage lately or are trying to recover from heat damage, try this DIY protein treatment.

DIY Gelatin Protein Treatment for Damaged Hair

It contains a special ingredient called Hydrolyzed Protein which coats the hair shaft and repairs damage on the outer layers. Hydrolyzed protein is also the main ingredient in the ApHogee Protein Treatment, so this is my homemade version. 5 Ways to Sleep Without Ruining Your Curls. Products for 3C Hair - CurlMart. Type 3c hair has voluminous, tight curls in corkscrews, approximately the circumference of a pencil or straw. The curls can be either kinky, or very tightly curled, with lots and lots of strands densely packed together.

Getting this type of hair to blow dry straight is more challenging than for 3a or 3b, but it usually can be done. The very tight curls are usually fine in texture. Hair Milk Products - CurlMart. Type 3 Hair - Curly Hair. 2 Ways to Use Marula Oil for Shiny, Bouncy Curls. How to Go a Week Without Styling Your Hair. 10 Hottest Ways to Wear Your Crochet Braids. Fall Hair Products and Tips - CurlMart. Fall is the best time to repair damage caused by the heat and humidity of summer and prepare your hair for the cool, dry months ahead. How to Do a Tea Rinse for Longer, Stronger Hair. Yes, tea isn't JUST for drinking! This natural hair journey is ever changing as we learn more about what aids in happy, healthy hair. Despite being a natural for over seven years, I am still learning about the plentiful ways of treating and loving our tresses.

Who Knew this Food Was a DIY Hair Loss Fighter? Avocado contributes to an array of good health and beauty factors. It provides nearly 20 essential nutrients, including fiber, potassium, Vitamin E, B-vitamins and folic acid. They also act as a "nutrient booster" by enabling the body to absorb more fat-soluble nutrients, such as alpha and beta-carotene and lutein, in foods that are eaten with the fruit. " The Benefits of Avocado They are high in vitamins B and E, which work at the cellular level to protect and strengthen hair.

Curly Summer Series: Chlorine Guide. Summer is about having fun and taking a load off from school, work, or just from the cold. We are all ready to get our feet wet in the ocean or more so in the pools. Yes, we are more apt to getting into pools during the summer and while that’s fun, it’s harsh on our curls, coils, and waves. The main culprit…chlorine.