Expert Advice

Here you will find expert advice about hair, skin and nails.

STYLIST AT BRUNCH

It’s no secret that I’m in love with the beauty industry, so when Dominique Mitchell (DOMOTHEHAIRDEVO) invited me to his event last Sunday, I was excited to go. Plus I have a special project planned for industry professionals in the near future so this event was a perfect networking opportunity for me. It was great to be able to see…
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Why Vend?

There are many different reasons why you may decide to vend at an event. The main reasons that a business or individual may want to vend are to give Information, to build database or to make sales. It is important that you have an idea of what your purpose for vending is and set goals for each event you participate…
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A New Category of Hair Care Products…And Why I’m Not …

by Susan Walker of DrWalkerWellness What began as a curious investigation into a technique and system many naturals are using to style their hair ended in anger and frustration and a revelation that as naturals, some of us a don’t feel as though our specific hair texture is “good” enough. I’m going to preface this post by saying that my own…
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Traction Alopecia: Yes…Your weave is pulled too tight!

Traction Alopecia: Yes…Your weave is pulled too tight! By Dr. Meena Singh   As a dermatologist with a special interest in hair conditions, it consumes me how many Black women I see with permanent hair loss from our own styling practices!!   One of the most common forms of hair loss that plagues our population is called traction alopecia. Traction alopecia can be…
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How to Condition High Porosity Hair

By: Sabrina Perkins Hair porosity does not get the same attention as hair length or curl pattern but it is essential to truly understand your texture. Porosity is your hair’s ability to absorb and retain moisture, oils, or chemicals like color. Low, medium, and high are different degrees of porosity. Due to damaging habits such as mechanical manipulation and color…
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