6 Tips for Managing Your Hair While Working Out

 With the beginning of a new year comes the revived aspirations of becoming more physically fit. It may be in the form of taking up a new physical hobby, like cycling, or spending some time at your local gym lifting weights. Whatever the case may be, your curly tresses are just as important as the rest of your body. Knowing how to take care of your hair while being physically active is important. We chatted with Canadian Olympic track and field hopeful Shai-Anne Davis about how she cares for her hair with a rigorous training schedule. Unlike other athletes, this Read More

Protective Style Tip: 6 Easy Steps to Create Finger Coils on Your Wig

Haute Kinky Hair and Uncle Funky’s Daughter have partnered up to show you how their products not only work great on your natural hair but with protective styles as well. I was sent four products from their hair care line: Curly Magic Curl Stimulator, Midnite Train Leave-in Conditioner, Supercurl Miracle Moisture Creme, and Defunk Hair Refresher Tonic. Using two of the four products, Curly Magic and Midnite Train, I created finger coils on my Haute Kinks wig. Here’s a how to guide so that you can create the same look! Step 1: Cleanse the wig using a cleansing shampoo such as Squeaky Deep Cleansing Shampoo. The Read More

5 Tips to Prepare Your Hair for the Winter Air

Winter has arrived! In the same manner that we change up our wardrobe to adapt to the harsher, colder weather, we also have to change up our hair routine and products. If you don’t know how to care for your hair during this time of year, or if you need a refresher, here are few tips on how to keep your hair winter-ready! Because our natural hair tends to be a bit drier during the colder months due to the dry air, heaters all around us keeping us warm, winter knit hats covering our tresses, and a host of other reasons, it’s important to Read More