Are all Sulfates harsh?

Are all Sulfates harsh?

First, let’s be clear on why sulfates are put into shampoos at all. Their main purpose is to create lather (aka suds) and take away dirt and oil from our hair. They are also commonly found in our toothpaste, bubble baths and basically any product we can expect to...

WHAT’S YOUR NATURAL HAIR TYPE?

WHAT’S YOUR NATURAL HAIR TYPE?

Hair types (created by hairstylist Andre Walker) are the foundation for many in the Natural Hair world to determine their curl pattern. When I went back to my natural hair, my first point of call was finding out what mine was. It really helped in giving me the...

3 SIGNS YOU NEED A CHELATING SHAMPOO

3 SIGNS YOU NEED A CHELATING SHAMPOO

Chelating shampoos are a type of cleanser that deep cleans the hair. They are typically harsh and drying on the hair, which is why it is always recommended that you follow it up with a Moisturising Conditioner / Deep Treatment.  Due to...

THE CURLY GIRL METHOD

THE CURLY GIRL METHOD

The Curly Girl Method (otherwise known as the CG Method) is a popular approach many women adopt when handling their natural hair. It was started by Lorraine Massey, who introduced the notion through her book: Curly Girl, The Handbook. Her CG secrets are below: No...