Natural Hair Woes: Here are My Biggest Regrets

As I wake up each morning and confront my dehydrated strands I think to myself, "where did I go wrong"? My "return to natural" was thrusted on me without much warning. After my Grave's Disease diagnosis I suffered from extreme hair loss ( I am talking about clumps of hair in the drain type of hair loss), and had no choice but to cut off most of my hair....more

How to Moisturize Dry Natural Hair

How to Moisturize Dry Natural Hair: DIY Hot Oil Treatment I have said this in several posts before, and I will say it here again. I Deneé Colleen suffer from extremely dry hair aka dry head. After countless conversations with my close friends (hey boos), I decided to begin the "How to Moisturize Dry Natural Hair" series....more

My Natural Hair Regimen

In 2009 when I decided to go natural, I had no idea the time and care it would take to maintain my hair. I naively assumed that going natural meant less fuss. This might be true if your hair is short however, the longer (or thicker) hair grows, the more care and maintenance that is needed. I was pretty lazy with my hair and I didn't have a hair-care system to maintain it. Now that I've learned more about my hair, I know what works and what doesn't. Below are the steps I take to keep my hair as healthy as I can....more

Yes, I'm Natural....No, I'm not Vegan

I'm compelled to write a short post on behalf of the many, many Naturals who are not Vegans and/or Vegetarians.  Why?...more