How Genetics Impact your Hair

How Genetics Impact your Hair

Our genetics impact a great deal of our physical attributes, from our body types to our complexion, eye color, and hair. One common inquire is which parent do we primarily inherit the genetic traits for our hair from. In truth, we receive equal genetic information...
Hair Porosity

Hair Porosity

What is Hair Porosity? Hair porosity refers to the hair’s ability to absorb moisture. Hair porosity can be broken down into three general categories, which are low, normal, and high. Understanding your hair’s ability to absorb moisture will go a long way in helping...
The Pros and Cons of Air Drying your Hair

The Pros and Cons of Air Drying your Hair

Air drying your hair can be a convenient alternative to blow-drying that reduces the risk of heat damage. However, it can be troublesome at times. Going out in the cold or falling asleep with your hair wet are two downsides to the heatless alternative. Here are a few...
Can Hair Sprays be Dangerous?

Can Hair Sprays be Dangerous?

Hair sprays have been used for a long time, primarily to keep hair in place. Many of us may not stop to consider the risks of using hair spray, but there are a few. From environmental factors to potential health risks hair sprays may do more harm than good. The...
Do Hats Cause Hair Loss?

Do Hats Cause Hair Loss?

Hats and hair have a bit of a complicated relationship. On the one hand, hats are stylish and can be a lifesaver in helping to keep you cool during the summer and warm during the winter. Also, the type of hat you wear can make a tremendous difference in the overall...
How to get Defined Curls Without Heat

How to get Defined Curls Without Heat

Firstly, make sure that your hair is healthy. If your hair is damaged, it may impact how the hair curls and at times your hair may not behave the way you want it to. If you have spilt ends cutting off the damaged hair will make braids and twist outs a lot easier....