Styling – 6 Basic Hair Care Tools every Naturalista should have in 2022

By |March 31st, 2022|Categories: News|

If there's one thing going natural will teach you fast, it is being organised. Taking care of your Natural Hair can be a bit frustrating at first. [...]

Back to School – Your Little Girl and learning how to take care of hair… It’s another new year….

By |January 24th, 2022|Categories: News|

For some of our little ones, it's the  First year of Big School. An exciting and anxious time for both parents and kids alike. But no need [...]

How to Protect your hair and skin from the Summer Sun

By |December 10th, 2021|Categories: News|

Hello Summer. The Summer heat is upon us. Although we love those long summer days outdoors, you need to protect your hair and skin. In South Africa, [...]

Helpful Spring Hair Care Habits we swear by

By |November 30th, 2021|Categories: News|

#Try Something New You’ve done everything and nothing is working. Now is a great time to try out something new. Every 4-6 months, it's good to switch [...]

Helpful Spring Hair Care Habits we swear by….

By |November 29th, 2021|Categories: News|

#Focus on Hydration The weather is changing and so should your hair care routine and products. As summer approaches, hydration should be your top priority.  Before the [...]

Helpful Spring Hair Care Habits we swear by…

By |November 28th, 2021|Categories: News|

# Let your Scalp Breath It’s time to let your scalp breathe. Yes, you looked cute in a weave. Yes, those box braids are calling your name [...]

Does your Kinky Coily hair need a trim???

By |November 8th, 2021|Categories: News|

Introduction It’s  one of those things we ignore or dread.  But it’s an essential part of your healthy hair routine. It’s the only way to ensure your [...]

This Superfruit will revive your dry, damaged hair like magic…..

By |November 8th, 2021|Categories: News|

Introduction A rich, deep conditioning treatment is always an excellent idea. Especially when your hair can do with some TLC. If breakage and damage is what you [...]

Brush rash

By |October 19th, 2021|Categories: News|

The other day I noticed a fine rash on my face that looked like I had a breakout just below the surface of my skin. None of [...]

What is your beauty heritage?

By |September 23rd, 2021|Categories: News|

September is heritage month in South Africa.  Not only is South Africa culturally rich but its heritage is what makes its people truly unique. Heritage not only [...]

Embracing Shrinkage is part of your natural hair journey???

By |September 20th, 2021|Categories: News|

It's amazing that our idea of long, luscious locks is usually straight, flowy and blowing with the wind. But your hair is kinky. It grows out and [...]

This Simple Detangling Mistake is why your hair is not ‘growing’

By |September 20th, 2021|Categories: News|

In the first year of being natural, one of the biggest frustrations is keeping your hair tangle-free. Your natural instinct is to grab a comb and get [...]

Porosity 101 – How to Test your Hair Porosity at Home…

By |September 16th, 2021|Categories: News|

Introduction So you have figured out this porosity thing but might need a little reassurance about whether your hair is High, Medium or Low Porosity Let's do [...]

Hair Porosity 101 – 5 Things you should know about High Porosity Hair

By |September 16th, 2021|Categories: News|

Introduction You’ve done your homework. Done the strand tests and figured out that you just might have High Porosity Hair. What then??? If you might not know [...]

Hair Porosity 101 – 5 Things your should know about Low Porosity Hair

By |September 16th, 2021|Categories: News|

Introduction Ever felt like your hair takes forever to dry. Most products just sit on it, making it dull, limp and greasy looking. If you’ve done your [...]

Hair Porosity 101- What it is and why it matters?

By |September 16th, 2021|Categories: News|

Hair Porosity... It’s one of those things you hear a lot of chatter about in the Natural Hair Community. High Porosity, Low Porosity, No Porosity… But what [...]

Winter Haircare Prep – 6 simple tips

By |September 16th, 2021|Categories: News|

It's that time again. When doeks, weaves and braids become your go-to. When washdays are few and far between. When the thought of a cold scalp sends [...]

It’s the season to switch things up

By |September 16th, 2021|Categories: News|

Does it feel like your trusted brand of Conditioner, Shampoo or Hair Moisturiser is just not doing what it used to. You've set the day aside. Did [...]

Your Natural Haircare Journey in one Word

By |September 15th, 2021|Categories: News|

Describe your natural haircare journey in one word? A question we picked up in one of our favourite Local Naturalista Groups. The responses were interesting but what [...]

Candy floss Colour – Rock 2021’s Boldest Hair Colour trend without losing your locks…

By |September 15th, 2021|Categories: News|

Pastel Greens, Baby pinks and powder blues... What we call the candy floss colours, one of the biggest hair colour trends of 2021. If you dare to [...]

Summer Haircare Series – Your scalp is the secret to healthy hair growth…

By |September 15th, 2021|Categories: News|

Are you giving your scalp the same amount of TLC as your actual hair??? If not, there lies your first problem. Healthy Hair starts on the scalp. [...]

How I take care of my daughter’s hair

By |January 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By Jolly Every now and again I get asked what I do with my daughter’s hair who is eight years old. Spoiler alert, it is pretty simple. [...]

Natures Beauty Box

By |January 12th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

The link between hair, nails, skin and nutrition is not always an obvious one. With all the creams, ointments and procedures to get you skin looking younger, [...]

Hair technique

By |August 6th, 2015|Categories: Guest post|Tags: |

By Margaret Chandia This week we talk correct hair handling techniques! Health hair is not only about good hair products, you also have to handle your hair [...]

Making healthy changes

By |August 6th, 2015|Categories: Guest post|Tags: , |

By Margaret Chandia Making healthy changes to your diet can really dramatically improve your hair and body health! Making simple changes like eating a 3-5 servings of [...]

Today we talk stress!

By |August 6th, 2015|Categories: Guest post|Tags: |

By Margaret Chandia Image courtesy of stock images at freedigitalimages.net Excessive stress has become an acceptable part of hour daily lives but it can negatively [...]

Today we are talking about water!

By |July 6th, 2015|Categories: Guest post|Tags: |

By Margaret Chandia I have mentioned this before but I have to say it again, adequate water intake is important for healthy hair and body! Our bodies [...]


By |June 15th, 2015|Categories: Guest post|Tags: |

By Margaret Chandia I remember when I was growing up combing was a nightmare for me and would always end with a lot of hair on the [...]

Massaging for healthier hair

By |June 6th, 2015|Categories: Guest post|Tags: , |

By Margaret Chandia When I say massage most people think relaxing spa treatments and not hair care. Massaging your scalp with the pads of your fingers are [...]

Trimming your hair

By |April 6th, 2015|Categories: Guest post|Tags: , , , , |

We are still talking hair techniques and handling. When was the last time you trimmed your hair? Trimming your hair, not cutting, is very important for length [...]

Anyone for a run?

By |April 6th, 2015|Categories: Guest post|Tags: |

By Margaret Chandia Anyone for a run? Did you know that exercise can help your hair grow? Cardiovascular exercises like running, aerobics and spinning increase blood flow [...]