Fine Hair

5 Products That Claim To Make Fine Hair Appear Thicker

I’m an avid believer in accepting what you’ve got. However, I don’t shun the desire to enhance what you have to get the look you want. Some naturals with fine or thinning hair would love a thickened appearance to their strands. Before the days of science, that meant sticking to certain techniques and styles to... Continue Reading

Fitgi // 3C/4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! F: My Name is Fitgi Saint-Louis and I am from Long Island, New York. I currently live in the city. Why did you make the decision to go natural? F: While in college I started looking for ways to give my relaxed hair volume. I starting using different products and drying techniques to... Continue Reading

Tann // 3C/4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! T: Tann Parker, raised in California, residing in Brooklyn. Why did you make the decision to go natural? T: The reason I started to wear my hair in its natural texture isn’t this moving, inspirational story… my blower dryer broke and I couldn’t do my normal hair regimen. I decided to try out... Continue Reading

5 of The Best and Worst Detangling Tools for Fine Natural Hair

This is a very subjective post but I feel that I am an authority on the subject of detangling fine hair because I have a lot of it. It takes ages to detangle and I have been in this game for over 10 years, constantly trying different things. Now, we’re talking fine individual strands, not... Continue Reading

Quinn // 3C/4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! Q: My name is Quinn Miles and I’m from Los Angeles, California but I live in NYC. I am a professional plus size model signed with Wilhelmina and Ford Models. Why did you make the decision to go natural? Q: I have been natural since September of 2011 and did my Big Chop... Continue Reading

LaMarie // 3C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! L: I go by LaMarie. I’m Black and Cape Verdean, and I was born and raised in The Big Apple of The States, New York City. Why did you make the decision to go natural? L: Technically speaking, I’ve been “natural” my entire life. I’ve never had a relaxer, texturizer or any other... Continue Reading

Dana // 4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! D: My name is Dana Nicole Walton, I am 24 and I live in this boring little town called Plainfield, IL. Why did you make the decision to go natural? D: I’ve been natural since 2007. As a kid I was forced to get perms because no one wanted or knew what to... Continue Reading

Jillaine // 3C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! J: My name is Jillaine. I’m American, of Irish, and Jamaican descent. I grew up in both the Bronx, New York and Palm Beach Gardens, Florida where I currently reside. Why did you make the decision to go natural? J: I’ve been natural since birth! My mom didn’t want to get my hair... Continue Reading

Ashley // Transitioning Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! A: Hello my curlies! My name is Ashley and I’m a naturalista from New York. My natural journey began on August 10, 2013 and ever since then I’ve been empowered physically, mentally, and emotionally. Why did you make the decision to go natural? A: Transitioning has probably been one of the hardest things... Continue Reading

Anastacia // 4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! A: My name is Anastacia (some may know me in the natural hair community as Nicapinica). I’m from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Why did you make the decision to go natural? A: I’ve been wearing my natural hair loose since 2005. Actually, my last relaxer was applied when I was 16-17 years old.... Continue Reading

Fifi // 4B Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! F: Hello everyone. My name is Fifi also known as Blackbeauty Kween. I was born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa. I now reside in London, United Kingdom. Why did you make the decision to go natural? F: I made my five-year mark in February 2014, how amazing is that? It’s been one... Continue Reading

Nichole // 3C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! N: My name is Nichole and I’m currently living in Houston, TX. I moved here in June from the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Why did you make the decision to go natural? N: My last relaxer was in January of 2009 and I big chopped in May 2009. I went natural because I was... Continue Reading

Diamond // 3C Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! D: My name is Diamond Dorris, I am 23 years mortal and I am from San Jose, CA (BAY AREAAA! Lol). Why did you make the decision to go natural? D: I have been natural most of my life. I did get a perm once when I was 14, though. I was sick... Continue Reading

Jessica // Multi-Texture Style Icon

Introduce yourself! J: My name is Jessica Fraser also known as Thee Shopaholic. Why did you make the decision to go natural? J: I have been natural since January 1, 2012. I went natural because I wanted a new look. I didn’t experience a bad relaxer, I didn’t experience breakage, and I didn’t do it... Continue Reading

Néhémie // 3C/4A Natural Hair Style Icon

Introduce yourself! N: Hello Beautiful people! My name is Néhémie Nelcidor, born and raised in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. I now reside in South Florida :) Why did you make the decision to go natural? N: I have been natural for most of my life really. I had a texturizer that lasted for a couple of years... Continue Reading