Tag Archives: moisture

How to Cleanse Curly Hair for More Moisture

Moisture to curls is like air to humans.  It’s not a want…it’s a need! Curlology 101: the best source of moisture is water! Not oils, or butters, or creams, but plain ‘ole H2O.  I know, I can here your “inner you” saying “but I need those oils, butters, and creams to moisturize my parched strands”. Well, actually, […]

Winter Curl Care Product Guide

As the temps drop outside, so does the moisture level in the air. We can heat our homes to deal with the temperature, but this does little to increase the moisture level, which quickly leads to dry, brittle, ratty, and unmanageable curls. For these reasons, moisture and protection become the top winter concerns for most curlies; BUT, we […]

Just Add Water- getting the most out of your hair care regimen

The search for the perfect curl can take us to great lengths, and sometimes cause us to try anything to gain and maintain it. Curl activators, texturizers, heavy oils, wire rods, paper bags, sleeping on our faces, and sleeping while sitting up, have all been used to try to achieve flawless curls. While it may […]