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Develop a Natural Hair Routine - Curly Nikki

Washing in Twists

By Curly Nikki 33 Comments

by Shelli of Hairscapades I’ve never had a problem with my hair re-tangling after a detangling session. So, when I initially read about the technique of twisting for washing, conditioning and deep conditioning, I didn’t think it was necessary or relevant for my curl pattern/texture. However, several months ago, I started to twist my hair into four sections after applying…

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Essential Hair Tips- Natural Hair

By Curly Nikki 9 Comments

by Lisa Michelle via Your natural hair is beautiful, versatile and stylish, but it can take a bit of effort and lots of love to achieve your best curls. If I had to pick some of the most important tips for type 4 hair to help retain length, maintain styles beyond the first day and foster all-around healthy curls,…

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The Condition-Wash-Condition Method

By Curly Nikki 16 Comments

source by Samantha Berley via There are many ways to wash and condition your hair, but one method has recently gotten the curly hair community buzzing: the condition-wash-condition method. This method is gaining popularity, putting it neck and neck with co-washing, and many are wondering what it is exactly. There’s no right way to do it, only a right…

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How to Wash and Condition Natural Hair

By Curly Nikki 28 Comments

by Nicole Hollis of Hair Liberty African American hair can be dry and fragile. A difficult combination, especially if you’re a busy woman. Treat your wash day like a pampering spa appointment for your hair. Follow these steps and you’ll get soft, moisturized hair that’s ready for a variety of styles. Key Tips Start by rinsing your hair with lukewarm…

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Creating Your Regimen for the GOC

By Curly Nikki 24 Comments

Luka! Hola Chicas! I’ve initiated and participated in many a natural hair challenge over the years. I’ve bunned, baggied, deep treated 2x a week, hell, I even did nightly scalp massages. I learned that no two heads are the same, and identical regimens may not produce similar results for everybody. There is one thing, however, that yields stellar results much…

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