The secrets that are not secrets after all

  How to retain moisture and length in natural hair by Saran P King Clean hair and scalp: The first step to retaining moisture and ultimately retaining length, [if that is your goal], is to work with a clean canvas. The scalp and length of the strands must be kept clean in order to give … Continue reading The secrets that are not secrets after all

The BIG hair secrets?

How to retain moisture and retain length with natural hair   Clean hair and scalp: The first step to retaining moisture and ultimately retaining length, [if that is your goal], is to work with a clean canvas. The scalp and length of the strands must be kept clean in order to give it a better chance … Continue reading The BIG hair secrets?

“Don’t wash your hair too often because it won’t grow”

Another very common phrase that I still to hear to this day. Hair must be kept clean in order to retain moisture. When your hair is dirty, there are different factors that take place. Firstly, dirt and hair products will build up on both the scalp and hair. When the scalp is dirty, just as … Continue reading “Don’t wash your hair too often because it won’t grow”

“Brushing your hair will make it grow”

The media has a very strong influence on a lot of the things that we do and believe. Who hasn’t seen a movie scene in which a lady is sitting in front of the mirror, counting stroke after stroke as she brushes her hair, seeing it supposedly grow as a result. I must admit that … Continue reading “Brushing your hair will make it grow”

“Water is bad for your hair”

This is actually one of the biggest misconceptions about natural hair. Like many others, I also believed this until about a year ago. Water your hair so that it may grow!! Although my hair was softer and easier to manage when it got wet, I never understood why and never knew the principle behind it. … Continue reading “Water is bad for your hair”

Hair Myths

Let us take a look at a few hair myths, some of which we may have heard at some point while growing up or may still hear today. If we do not know the truth then we will be unable to make the correct decisions. Like many others, I too believed a lot of these … Continue reading Hair Myths

Hair Growth Factors

Factors that influence hair growth Now let's get into what most people are interested in, HAIR GROWTH. To understand hair growth, you must first understand what causes hair to grow and what prevents it from growing. Now that we understand a little bit more about the hair growth cycle, let us look at the factors … Continue reading Hair Growth Factors

Hair Cycle

Hair Cycle Every strand of hair on your head goes through stages throughout its life cycle. It is very important to know how this cycle works so you can better understand how and why your hair grows and falls and what adjustments to make in each stage of the hair’s cycle. The first stage is … Continue reading Hair Cycle