Kinky Curly Hair

                                                                                                                                                                            
I am finally an expert when it comes to my own hair.I could rant and rave for days about the attitudes, views, and history of kinky-curly hair among people of African descent, but I won't because so many have done and excellent job in that respect.

I have 100% natural hair (no relaxers, texturizers, and no color)

    From my experience, natural hair care products compliment natural hair above all the others. Currrently I use Giovanni, Sheamoisture, and Aubrey Organics products. I have tried almost every afro-hair commercial product to care for my natural hair, but they worked best when I would straighten my hair with heating styling tools (flat iron and blow dryer). My favorite hair care forum is http://www.happycurls.com/ . From this site, I received the best advice because it was there that I found members with almost the exact hair type (curl pattern and texture) as mine.

     Wearing kinky-curly hair after almost two decades of relaxers, I had to re-learn how to take care of my "real" hair. It was not easy because the majority of hair care products and tools for kinky-curly hair are aids in straightening the hair or permanently removing the kink/ curl. I reverted back to texturizers and relaxers a few times before I learned to accept my naturally, curly, kinky, frizzy hair. What I did learn was that all hair was created equal.

    Hair is hair, but comes in may different textures and curl or no curl patterns.


If you have naturally curly or naturally kinky-curly hair, you will learn to love your shrinkage. With research and trial and error (unfortunately, but it's the only way to learn what your hair likes), you will be able to combat dryness with oils or conditioners that you hair will approve. No one will truly know your hair, like you do and the more knowledgable you are about your hair the more your hair will shine, retain moisture, and bounce with body.


Being NATURAL is only has hard as you make it, and it's so easy to be naturally YOU!!!

6 comments:

Cheryl said...

Hi have you ever tried morrocco method hair products. They are all raw vegan ingredients. They restored my hair to it's original natural state which I never thought was possible after I had over processed it in so many ways. Their web site is www.morroccomethod.com Works great on all hair.

ItVeganAtGenesis said...

Hi Cheryl,
I sure haven't, but I'll definitely take a look at the link. What's your hair type? thanks for posting!

Justice said...

Your hair is absolutely gorgeous! I haven't really found a shampoo that I love however, my favorite conditioner in the world is Tate's Natural Miracle Conditioner. It makes my hair so soft and curly and best of all its all natural.

ItVeganAtGenesis said...

Thanks Justice! I'll look into Tate's.

Cheryl said...

Here is a great hair product, I have been using on my hair for 2 years. It has made my hair grow and has brought it back to life from several years of abuse. I won't use anything else. If you decide to order please please use the link below as I will get credit for it. Thank you and hope all is well!!

http://www.morroccoaffiliate.com/aff.php?id=313
http://www.morroccoaffiliate.com/aff.php?id=313

ItVeganAtGenesis said...

Hi Cheryl, yes I did check out the site before (as you mentioned above). Thanks again!

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