You will find out that if you want to grow long hair, it can either be very easy or difficult. For some women its something that they can do almost effortlessly, for others, it takes time and patience; – after all, each and every person is different when it comes to the the amount of time it takes to achieve a certain level of hair growth.
If you happen to have slow hair growth, growing long hair may seem like a far off dream to you, what you may not know is that is is very possible to have long natural hair even without the hair extensions ! Keep reading to find out how you can grow long hair faster and naturally.
How to Make Your Hair Grow Longer Faster and Naturally
Usually your hair will grow around an inch every month. The rate that your hair grows is dependent on a few factors such as health condition, age, skin condition etc. So what you can do is to make a special effort in order to maximize on the possibilities of your hair growth process by using the following tips in order to grow healthy black hair:
Keep your hair clean
Make sure that you shampoo and condition your hair at least every two days. Over-washing your hair can lead to dryness, especially if you already have dry hair. Keep clear of heavy grease as such greasy hair products can attract more dirt and Continue reading
So a week ago and after reading on a few blogs and watching a few videos on Youtube, I decided to take the plunge and do a Henna treatment on my hair. Needless to say it was a hot mess!
Items you will need for the Henna Treatment
1. A large bowl
2. At least 150g of Organic Henna
3. A dirty old towel/ T-shirt
4. Distilled water
5. Carrier Oil
6. Essential Oil
7. Wooden spoon/Spatula
How I mixed the Henna treatment: Continue reading
Ladies, you’ve all probably experienced that moment where your natural hair decides to be a rebellious toddler and sits down and says “no! I won’t go!” This is the plateau moment. The time you seem to be seeing your hair in a state of “no growth”. If you hair has been altered chemically, then you know where the possible problem may be branching from. On the other hand, if your locks are in their natural state, then you’re confused! Natural hair should be growing with a certain consistency (although some grow faster than others). If your hair growth has slowed down to an almost non-existent state, you could pin point the problem by considering the following reasons.
5 Reasons Natural Hair Stops Growing
1. Got Build Up?
The scalp is a delicate place. This is the soil that brings forth the crop. If you’ve got weeds, you’ve got problems. Products can build up on your scalp and prevent the progress of new hair growth. If you use a lot of products, you can schedule your regime to include a clarifying treatment. You can pick up a clarifying treatment right out of your kitchen. All you Continue reading
If you are thinking about using the B vitamins to aid your natural hair growth, I have embarked on that journey already. Been there and sat on that launched ship! Perhaps not correctly but oh yes did I ever launch!
I picked up some Folic Acid by “Nature Made”. I had been reading about B vitamins and trying to digest some of those minerals and nutrients that I could add to my diet. Folic acid is usually known as something that a pregnant woman, or someone trying to be preggers, would take to reduce birth defects. I was obviously not taking it for the purposes of bringing el bambino into this earth. But, well, I took it anyways… After some research and lots of reading I embarked on a dosage of 400mcg! Taken once a day I was en route to give my body, and mane, some more benefits. So here I was getting ready to drink a potion and the enchantress was calling “Rapunzel Rapunzel”.
A week went by nothing really happened. I was not looking for a “magic in a bottle hair poof” type of natural hair growth. I was more feeling out my body to see if I felt different ever since starting to take something new. The second week is when somethings started happening. Cramping in the lower stomach area. Continue reading