The underlying issue with transitioning your hair is that you get to handle two hair textures at once, for some people this is the most frustrating season of their natural hair journey but it doesn't have to be that way.
Hey guys! It's officially two weeks till A drop of black will be a year old and I am really excited about it. In a year I've been able to gather 200+ followers and though it may not be much compared to some other bloggers it's a huge deal for me. As I usually do … Continue reading 1 year anniversary give away!
Transitioning is a process of growing out your natural hair whilst keeping your relaxed ends, this will result in you having to deal with two textures at the same time and that's where it may get tricky.
Hey guys! School will be resuming soon and it's time to plan your hair care regimen for school, hair styles and get supplies if you've run out. Generally, you should be able to follow your normal regimen at home but university can get stressful and you may find it hard to keep up especially if … Continue reading 6 ways to have healthy hair in school
Hey guys! It's August! August is an awesome month for A drop of black because it's the month this blog was launched. Our fro friend from this month is the beautiful Todimu, she is really friendly and you guys should reach out to get on Instagram. 1. What is your name and give us an … Continue reading Fro friend : Todimu Oduniyi
For you to know how to care for your hair there is an important thing you need to know that will inform how you will care for your hair and that is your hair porosity.
University is such an awesome experience, you get to meet so many people, learn new things and join so many clubs but its also very easy to get carried away in all the side attractions and forget about your academics till exam time which will result in inadequate preparation and you know what that can cause. Before the beginning of the semester it is important to plan how you want it to go. It won't be very detailed planning but an overview that can guide you through that semester.
One of my favourite things which I have incorporated in my hair regimen has been hair masks. Hair masks can serve multiple purposes for your hair: from moisturizing, to repairing damage, to conditioning and nourishing. The fun thing about hair masks is that you can easily (and cheaply) make them at home using the natural foods in your kitchen. My favourite natural hair mask so far has turned out to be the Avocado Banana mask, and I’m going to show you how I make and apply this to my hair!
A big chop is basically cutting all the relaxed hair off, the reason for the 'big' is because most times after people big chop they are left with a TWA and have to start grooming their hair anew.
It is not news that a lot of Africans are ditching chemically straightened hair to embrace their natural hair texture but a lot of people don't really know how to go about it.