Lupita Nyong’o Covers Vogue Magazine

Lupita Nyong’o covers the July 2014 issue of Vogue Magazine! The 12 Years of Slave, Oscar winning actress, who also recently secured the rights to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Americanah, is riding the wave of being the it girl and we’re sure she has many more Vogue covers to come. In the article she talks about […]

How to Revive Your Old Weave & Extensions

Is your weave tangled? Matted? Unrecognizable? Well guess what? There’s hope! Here’s a way to bring your weave back to life and prep it for your next install, extending the lifetime of your weave while saving you some coins. First, you want to detangle.  Just like your natural hair, you don’t want to throw water on […]

No Heat Magnetic Roller Set on Natural Hair

Magnetic rollers are usually the roller of choice when setting hair in a roller set. For relaxed, blow dried and flat iron hair that often leaves hair with big bouncy curls but what about on natural hair without heat? What about on highly textured, type 4 (4C) natural hair? I tried out magnetic rollers on […]

#FollowTheStyle: YouTube Inspired Wedding Up-Do

#FollowTheStyle is where we try to recreate YouTube hairstyle tutorials and see how they turn out on every day women. Have you tried a YouTube tutorial? Tweet us your pics with #FollowTheStyle! My sister got married this past weekend, so I decided to go on YouTube and find a classy hairstyle for the wedding. I […]

Are you on “The Juice”? Oyin Handmade’s Greg Juice Product Review

Preface: Before we get into the actual review, here’s a little background on me and my hair journey. On July, 29, 2012, at approximately 3AM, I decided to big chop after 4 months of transitioning. (I was going through some ‘thangs,’ people.) My hair texture is mainly 4b/4c with some looser 4a curls in the […]

4 Simple Ways To Reach Your Health Goals

Weight loss controls most of us to our very cores. It’s what shapes our choices, determines who we want to be, and most times, it unfortunately decides how we feel about ourselves. Although physical beauty should be on the bottom of our must-have list- who cares if you’re hot if you can’t tell your head […]