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Relaxed hair maintenance tips

We had a relaxed hair maintenance meetup in July 2014 and we were joined by Julie Oli, vlogger on healthyafrohair and author of  Work with it, Yemi Miles, hair educator and technician from MIZANI and Victoria Akuagwu from Ziuzo hair and beauty in Lewisham. They shared lots of relaxed hair maintenance tips and I am […]

Natural hair Salons in the UK. Our top 3!

What are the best natural hair salons in the UK? It baffles us that so many so – called Afro Caribbean salons have no idea about natural hair. From stories about being coerced to use relaxers to extreme horror with relaxers mixed into treatments, it makes it even more important to know what a salon […]

How to style long hair for the wedding season

The versatility in how many styles you can create with long hair is a big bonus and anyone with long hair will tell how instantly feminine they feel. With wedding season fast approaching, whether you are a bride, bridesmaid or just a guest, here are some great ideas for styling long hair. Cascading curls Also […]

Weave definitions 101. Types and applications

Are you confused about weaves, the different types and applications available to you? We have some weave definitions to try and demistify the world of weaves for you. Weave types et al Go ‘au naturale’ with Virgin or Remy Hair Weaves if you want chemical free hair that’s in it’s most natural state possible. Although […]

Weave tips – Things to know before, during and after wearing a weave.

Recently we had a weave meetup, and this was designed to teach and share tips on how to maintain healthy hair under your weave. We had great speakers on the panel including Charmaine Haughton from MIZANI, the Mane Divas and Nji from Alyssum hair. It was a great evening with a whole lot of learning […]