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MowtownGirl Spotlight – Seriouslynatural.org

://motowngirl.com/ Yay!!!   I am the weekly spotlight for one of my favorite sites for Natural Hair.  She’s the one who got me rocking my curly puff with a bra strap.  Yes, a damn bra strap!  We Naturals can be really creative.  Check her site and me out! motowngirl.com

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Are there really that many Naturals?

 (origin)  I can’t get on Tumblr for 30 seconds before I am bombarded with images of beautifully artistic poses and pictures of Natural haired women and men.  It’s amazing!  I mean, it’s overwhelmingly full of models as well as regular brown, black, red, women wearing big, full, kinky…

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Shampoo. NO REPEAT!!

  (origin) I’ve already discussed just how beneficial Co-washing is to a Natural.  Moisture is the name of the game as well as keeping the harsh chemicals and products away from our hair as much as possible!  I don’t think any Natural would disagree with me on that.  I’ve also already…

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Garrett Augustus Morgan, inventor of the first hair straightener.

Can’t discuss Black History on a Hair blog without discussing where most of us started.  Relaxers. Hair Relaxers: Hair Discovers Lye (origin)   His name was Garrett Augustus Morgan and he was born the seventh of eleven children of former slaves. He is best known for his invention of the…

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Pre-Wash Oil Treatment

 (ORIGIN) Shampoo, which is a cleansing agent used on hair, can be too harsh for Black hair.  It can strip the natural oils necessary to maintain healthy hair.  Nonetheless our hair does need this cleansing agent to cleanse away pollution, dirt, hair products.  Sounds like a losing battle but…

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