2202, 2015

Dry Hair? Try Going Glycerin Free

By |February 22nd, 2015|Curls|19 Comments

Does the icy cold weather, below zero temperatures, and the extremely low dew points leave your hair feeling crispy and dry? Does it seem like no matter how much you pre-poo, cowash, deep condition, or use a hot oil treatment that your hair is still dry after three days? Even after a day? It might be the glycerin in your hair products. Glycerin is a humectant, meaning that it helps hair to be able to absorb moisture from the air. If the air is dry, then your hair has no choice but to absorb the dryness from the air. Here are a few great glycerin free leave-ins, stylers, moisturizers, and gels.


902, 2015

Flare & Hair Event Coverage

By |February 9th, 2015|Lifestyle|1 Comment

Over this  weekend was a whirl wind of craziness. Good craziness nonetheless. The Flare & Hair Event was a success with all different types of women attending. Some of them were natural and some of them weren’t, which was perfectly fine.
About The Location

The event was held at Curl Kitchen, which I have to say is beautiful and classy on the inside. Curl Kitchen is a natural and organic based hair care store located at 3428 S. King Drive Chicago, IL 60616 in the Bronzeville area. It is a Chicago-based retailer of hair care products tailored to those who wish to embrace their tresses naturally.  The owner, Claire,  is very knowledgable about the hair care products. I enjoyed having a discussion with her about the upcoming hair products coming to the shop and the Chicago Natural Hair Bloggers. Curl Kitchen is connected to a natural hair care salon called Huetiful.  The Huetiful Salon is exclusively focused on providing healthy hair treatments for women with natural or processed hair, wavy, curly, or kinky-curly type and textures.