I've tried bar soaps, shampoos, baking soda and more. See which products worked best for cleaning my natural hippie dreadlocks without unraveling them.
Did you know that you could make your own hair gel? It's very easy to make a homemade hair gel for a fraction of the cost of store bought products.
One of the best tips for silver locks is to use a gentle shampoo that cancels the yellow and keeps the beauty of your gray hair. This is one of the best for you to try.
For those looking for chemical-free substitutes for shampoos, baking soda offers a way to wash hair safely and inexpensively.
I used to own a Chi, which I purchased from a hair salon for $120. I used it almost daily for about 2 years until it literally blew up on me. Not a big 'blew up', it just started smoking and sizzling from where the cord attached to the iron and in...
Looking for some inexpensive products and styling tips to combat your frizzy hair? Whether you have curly, straight, thick or thin hair, this Hub showcases some proven products and styling methods for sleek, smooth hair.
The exotic hibiscus flower and leaf have many benefits and uses. Read on to find how to use this beautiful flower as a natural, cheap, and highly effective shampoo.
Why spend tons of money buying hair gel when you can make your own for less than a dollar a jar? Make your own with this hair gel recipe!
Learn which cruelty free, natural shampoos are the best for improving the health of your hair, adding volume, and preserving hair color without breaking your budget.
There are many different hair gel products on the market. Learn how to use hair gel to get the look you want.
Do you struggle with fine hair that falls flat? Scroll through this list of the 7 best natural volumizing shampoos for fine hair.
A review of several products that help create and maintain a curly hairstyle without expensive salon products. Perfect for any hair type or style you can imagine!
Many people struggle with frizzy hair and are not able to afford salon treatments for keratin straightening. I have found a do-it-yourself product that achieves the same success. Keratin can be applied at home to straighten hair for 3-4 months with the fraction of the salon costs.
Shikakai is an all natural plant that helps your hair grow beautifully and keeps it healthy. Here you will find recipes, methods, and other tips for using this ancient ingredient.
To make your own scented hair gel could not be easier and requires only a few ingredients. Home made hair gel is cost effective, more healthy for your hair and may be scented by using your favourite essential oil. Read on for a few great recipes, tips and benefits for making hair gel at home.
A list and explanation of each ingredient in Herbal Essences Shampoo. Find out if there are any toxic ingredients.
There's lots of misinformation out there about whether the supplement biotin will encourage hair growth. Learn the facts about biotin and how to get the results—and long hair—you want.
*** I wrote this Hub a long, long time ago, before I learned about L'Oreal's animal testing. I've linked a new cruelty-free article at the end of this one!***
Does your curly hair frizz up like fingers in a light socket? The right products & styling can make a huge difference. Learn how to bring out the beauty of your curls & leave the frizz behind.
Do you find brushing your tangle-prone hair to be nothing short of a nightmare? Meet the Original Detangling Hairbrush by Tangle Teezer.
There's so many different shampoos that it makes it hard to choose one that will benefit your hair. Find out how to choose the best shampoo for you.
Take a look at the top 10, most popular, best-selling, and unique shampoos for men that aren't the traditional over-the-counter shampoos seen at the grocery store.
There has been some concern over the safety of chemical sulfates in shampoos. It is the main ingredient that produces lather, but does little else, so what are some good sulfate-free alternatives?
Do you have hair that is constantly getting tangled? Do you purchase a lot of detangler spray for your child? If so, this is a must-try homemade detangling spray.
Shampoo is getting so expensive! Stop wasting and start making your own shampoo at home. Here's how.
Learn about different kinds of hair extensions that can give you the opportunity to add length and volume to your own tresses.
This article discusses the dangers of using bottled shampoo for longterm use and the little known benefits about using zero-waste shampoo bars with natural ingredients and fragrances.
For many African American women, finding products to effectively style natural hair is an issue. This review of a newer product, As I Am, talks about the success of the line's styling aids for amateur use.
Aloe vera has many properties to make your hair look beautiful, shiny, healthy and strong. Here are a few aloe vera uses that you can make at home.
Essential oils are great for adding fragrance to DIY hygiene products. Peppermint, lavender, and tea tree oil are all you need to mix up your own sulfate-free shampoo and conditioner.
Sulfates are a common ingredient used in shampoos that can cause serious damage to your hair and scalp. Find out why sulfates are so damaging and my recommendations for the best sulfate-free shampoos.
Why buy expensive sea salt sprays when you can make your own? Sea salt creates natural-looking, wavy hair. Recreate how your hair looks when you are at the beach with the easy-to-follow directions.
Most women wash their hair everyday. STOP! This is extremely damaging, as it strips your hair of natural oils. Dry shampoo is your solution. Let's break it down simply and find out why.
Natural licorice can benefit your hair as a scalp treatment, by fixing damaged hair, and as a growth stimulant. With so many benefits, licorice should become a staple in your hair care regimen.
Shampoos contain detergents that range from mild to harsh. Learn which detergents are best for your hair and buy shampoo accordingly.
Detailed Instructions on How to Do the Brazilian Keratin Treatment at Home: Enjoy Straight, Curl-Free Hair for Up to 3 Months - Say Goodbye to Frizz, Curls & Dryness!
This is an in-depth review of Schwarzkopf Essensity's hair color line, including a full ingredient list.
Allurials fragrance free conditioner review. This conditioner is specially formulated with essential oils and is suitable for all hair types.