Wondering why the pH level of your products matters? Acidic products close the cuticle layer of the hair. For high porosity ladies, using an acidic product after deep conditioning will help close the cuticles along the hair shaft, thereby sealing moisture into the hair. For low porosity ladies, whose hair cuticles are already tightly sealed, using a product with a low pH will further compact the cuticles, making it harder for moisture to penetrate into the hair shaft.Read More →

Bentonite clay is made of aged volcanic ash and has been used for centuries, both internally and externally to detoxify the body and hair. Containing high concentration of minerals including silica, calcium, magnesium, sodium, iron, and potassium, bentonite clay is more popularly used a face mask, but can also be usedRead More →

My henna mix and recipe for this application is posted here: Revamped Henna Recipe | Henna, Hibiscus & Aloe Vera After letting the dye release for 5 hours, I co-washed my hair with WEN Lavender Cleansing Conditioner and applied the henna mix to my hair. It’s MUCH easier to apply hennaRead More →