Add Some Color for the Summer

Add Some Color for the Summer

By Sumetra Reed

Can you believe summer is upon us? WOW! Many are planning vacations, cruises, stay-cations, etc. and we're looking for something fun to do with our hair.  Here are a few poppin colors for the summer and different methods to color your hair be it temporary or permanent.

Colors for the summer are bright, bold and vibrant, many of which you would more than likely have to lift the color of your hair first in order to achieve the color you're looking for.  Most box colors are demi or semi hair color {read about the difference HERE}

I know most naturals are all about DIY styling but when it comes to bleaching and lifting hair color, I would go to a professional to avoid damaging your hair.  But there are more ways to add color to your hair that are safe for us DIYers!

 

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6 Great Oils for Natural Hair

6 Great Oils for Natural Hair

By: TiffanyNicholsDesign

Natural oils are very essential and offer many great and amazing benefits for the hair.  Not all oils are the same, there are so many different types available that offer different hair health benefits.  These oils are not difficult to find, in fact they can be found locally at Whole Foods stores and even at local grocery stores. I'm sure you wondering what are these oils that can make your hair softer, shinier, and even stronger. If so, check out 6 fabulous natural oils for natural hair.

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Living No Lye | @MsnaturallyMary

Living No Lye | @MsnaturallyMary

What are your reasons for going natural?

Before I went natural my hair was extremely damaged.. Growing up my father urged my mom not to relax me and my sister’s hair, however we grew up as most girls do, in a society that promotes long straight hair. So… the rest is history……. We also got tired of our mom braiding our hair and the pain that came with it. So we begged our parents to let us get a relaxer.

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