Meet Our August CurlFriend ToBNatural

1. What’s your name and where are you from? My name is Toia B. and I’m from Brooklyn, NY by way of Barbados, W. I.   2. How long have you been natural? Why did you decide to begin your natural hair journey? And did you Big Chop or Transition? I began my natural hair…

Trim Those Ends

I have been natural for about five years now and for a majority of that time I’ve trimmed my own hair. I watched a couple of YouTube videos and figured I had a good idea of how to do it myself. When I needed more than an inch trimmed (like an actual hair cut) my…

Meet Our July CurlFriend

1. What’s your name and where are you from? Hello my name is Florence, but you can call me Flo! I’m a military brat so I don’t claim any where, but I reside in Atlanta, Georgia.   2. How long have you been natural? Why did you decide to begin your natural hair journey? And…

ItsReallyRelle PuffCuff Review

One of my favorite ways to style my hair is in a puff. Whether high, mid, or low puff, if you follow my Instagram page you know that it’s my go-to. Because I tend to be a “lazy natural” at times, this style works for me because it’s so quick. In the past, I used…

Meet Our June CurlFriend

1. What’s your name and where are you from? Hi name is Teshna and I am originally from Jamaica. I’m currently living in London UK.       2. How long have you been natural? Why did you decide to begin your natural hair journey? And did you Big Chop or Transition? I have been…

Puffy Protective Styles and Preventing Breakage

The Recap As the summer months approach, remember that protective styles are not just a fall/winter thing. The following was originally posted in August 2017.  One of the most important keys to long healthy hair is to preserve the oldest parts of your hair shaft. The end of your hair shaft (farthest from the root)…

Puffy Hair Care

The Recap These posts were originally uploaded in August 2017.  My name is Cherrelle and I have puffy hair. If I had to give my hair a type I would say it is somewhere between 4b and 4c curls. I have been natural for about 5 years: I stopped perming my hair in July 2012 and…

Meet Our May CurlFriend

1. What is your name and where are you from? My name is Al’vina Janae and I’m from Norfolk VA 🧜🏾‍♀️ born and raised.     2. What is your preferred art form? And when did you start? My preferred art form is writing ✍🏽️✍🏽️ (poetry to be exact) and I started writing when I was…

Meet Our April CurlFriend

1. What is your name and where are you from? My name is Ke’Asia and I’m from Long Island, New York.     2. How long have you been natural? Why did you decide to begin your natural hair journey? And did you Big Chip or Transition? I’ve been natural for a little over 4…

Meet Our March CurlFriend

1. What’s your name and where are you from? My name is Bri. I’m currently residing in South Florida, but I’m from Delaware.   2. How long have you been natural? Why did you decide to begin your natural hair journey? And did you Big Chop or Transition? I’ve been natural since summer of 2006….

My Favorite Natural Hair Product Line 2017

In 2017, I tried a bunch of natural hair product lines. But, my favorite line of the year is Mielle Pomegranite and Honey. It smells amazing and my hair loved it immediately. On day one, my braid out was defined yet soft. As the week went on, my hair only got bigger…the volume was perfect.I…

Meet Our December CurlFriend

1. What’s your name and where are you from?  I’m Alicia from Queens, NY   2. How long have you been natural? Why did you decide to begin your natural hair journey? And did you Big Chop or Transition? I’ve been natural again since 2011 (6 years). I was natural (no relaxer) for most of…