Best Darn Twist Out on 4C Natural Hair

Girl it’s only a year and half later but I’m finally getting around to doing the blog post to accompany my popular video on the best twist out ever for 4C natural hair. Please excuse my tardiness. I’m often asked about how I do my twists out, or how to get twist outs to look […]

Favorite Product(s) for 4C Natural Hair: Moisturizer

The question I get asked the most…how do I moisturize my 4C natural hair? What can those poor poor souls with the extra crunchy coils use to get their soft and moisturized. The emails from ladies who are at their wits ends with their hair, I see them all. And here’s the answer ladies!

Coconut Oil Alternatives for Eczema Relief

In continuing with this series on eczema relief, it only makes sense to discuss other forms of moisture through the use of essential hair oils. As mentioned in my last post, a great moisturizer is everything, and for many people who suffer from eczema (and for many curlies with porous hair), coconut oil is a […]

Capelli Halo Rollers & Shea Moisture Setting Lotion Review

Retro ‘fro on deck! Capelli Care was a sponsor at out ¬†BlackHairKitchen expo and they sent us some rollers to try out and review. With them I created a retro ‘fro look that I wore to the Chic N’ the City event I hosted in Washington DC, September 2013. The Capelli Care Halo Rollers are […]

Empress Bun: Marley Braid Bun ‘Do on 4C Natural Hair

This is one of my favorite protective styles, as super simple for anyone to achieve. All you need is a hair tie, bobby pins and some marley/kinky hair which is available at any and every beauty supply store. My tutorial is specifically aimed at those with kinky hair or thick hair that’s usually harder to […]

Straight Tapered Cut on 4C Natural Hair

I did the unthinkable. I, Jouelzy, a person who has built a decent following based on my hair tutorials and redefining the idea that natural hair is simply curly, chopped off the bulk of my nappy, dry, unmanageable and all the other false constructs people use to define my hair. It’s often perceived that because […]

Best Shampoo/Conditioner for Curly & Kinky Weave

Curly, kinky, wavy weave is always in season. And for the ladies who are looking to protect their strands during the winter time, those with natural hair tend to go for the kinky textures and you know that Mongolian (girl, it’s really Chinese) curly is always a popular pick. But have you noticed that your […]

Favorite Product(s) for 4C Natural Hair: Leave-In Conditioner

Here we are again with another favorites video! As noted, I’m going through my favorite products one by one because I get sooo much questions even though I already have a very detailed video on my favorite products. The second video in the series I cover my favorite leave-in conditioner: Alikay Naturals Lemongrass Leave-In. Watch […]

Alikay Naturals Lemongrass Leave-In Conditioner Product Review

Alikay Naturals was started by YouTuber blogger, Rochelle Campbell known to many as BlackOnyx77. Her Lemongrass Leave-In Conditioner is ¬†a light, water based moisturizing conditioner that is great to use on freshly washed hair as the first step in your moisturizing process. The Leave-In does have a lemony cleaning supply small when you first spray […]

As I Am Cleansing Pudding Product Review

Everyone raves about the As I Am Coconut Co-Wash and various styling products. But it’s been pretty hush on the review front with regards to the Cleansing Pudding, a moisturizing sulfate-free cleanser. Chock full of moisturizing agents and saw palmetto (which has been linked to helping with male pattern baldness), this cleanser definitely cleaned my […]