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Pre-Poo Treatment - Curly Nikki

Pre-Wash Oil Treatments for Natural Hair

By Curly Nikki 70 Comments

by Nicole of Hair Liberty Black hair is inherently fragile. Unfortunately, African American natural hair is sometimes described as “nappy”, but it’s really just extremely curly hair. African American hair is breakage prone because it tangles and knots more readily than the hair of other ethnicities. That’s why many African American women (over 60%) opt for relaxers instead of their…

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A Pre- Poo Treatment Tutorial for Natural Hair

By Curly Nikki 14 Comments

Kadian of What Gets on My Tits writes: Hi, Nikki! I have found doing a pre-wash to be an essential way of: 1) severely reducing hygral fatigue (the swelling and shrinking of the hair follicle when it gets wet), which reduces the hair’s vulnerability; 2) keeping my hair from feeling stripped after shampooing; 3) reducing detangling time in the shower…

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