How to Maintain Box Braids and Senegalese Twist

  Box Braids and Senegalese twists can be a great protective style this winter so here are tips on rocking them while keeping your own hair healthy! To be honest, I love protective styling. I hate dealing with the two different textures in my transitioning hair sometimes, and protective styles help me blend them while keeping my hands out of my hair. When I was a kid though, I literally had no idea how to keep my braids looking fresh. They would last about a week before starting to … [Read more...]

5 Easy Summer Protective Styles

Just in case you haven’t noticed, summer is right around the corner! Here are 5 easy protective styles you can try.  These styles are repeated over and over again but this is what makes them classic.  You can always add something different to your styles such as a hair piece or hair accessory.  Below you find styles that can cause less friction to your hair, very convenient and not to mention very chic. These are a few tutorials and pics from some of your favorite vloggers. 1. Pin Up … [Read more...]

Naturally Fierce Feature: Chanel

I'm a 30-something, single mom from New York, currently residing in Boston MA. How long have you been natural? I've been natural almost two and a half years. I have not had a relaxer since I was about 4 months pregnant with my last child of 2010. What motivated you to go natural? Were you a transitioner or a Big Chopper & why? I had my hair braided shortly before I went into labor and continue to do so for the next year. I was never real big fan of weaves but had decided to get … [Read more...]