What Is Hair Porosity and Why’s Everyone Asking About It?

On a normal weekday at Uncle Funky’s Daughter, as our social media team is checking and responding to all our Funky Junkies’ comments, questions and compliments, we come across one particular topic A LOT. You guessed it: hair porosity (Did the headline give it away?). From the slew of inquiries we receive, these are some of the most common: ‘How will this product work on low porosity hair?’ ‘How do I know my hair’s porosity level?’ ‘Are there any products that work best for type ___ hair?’ This week on our ChatBox, were taking a sec to address and answer Read More

Save the Strands: Shield Your Tresses with Protective Styling

Protective styling has always been a key component in my natural hair journey. There are so many benefits to protective styling, especially when the weather starts to get cooler. I find that when temperatures drop, it takes additional effort for me to keep my hair moisturized, so protective styling aids in preventing over handling my hair, promotes growth, and helps maintain moisture. Let’s face it, sometimes we just need that break from styling our hair everyday! There are various preservative methods that can be implemented into your natural hair routine. Looking back, I have styled my hair in low or Read More

How Do You Spruce Up For Fall?

As much as I adore beaches and tanned skin, the fall season still reigns as my favorite time of the year.  I must admit, I am more of a sweater and boots kind of girl though! Colder temperatures usually cause a serious change in my skin and haircare routine.  Let’s discuss some of these alterations in this brief guide to Fall.  Fall makeup is all about warm, rich and bold tones with several shades to choose from such as burgundy, plum, brown, orange, and mustard. These tones can be applied to your eyes, lips, nails and hair…if you are feeling that Read More