When I started GirlWithNoCable I had many goals in mind. I wanted to learn about my kinky hair texture, I wanted to share what I learned, techniques and products that worked. More though, I wanted to inspire black women, those with my hair texture or different, to love themselves, to believe in themselves, and to … More Ageno’s Sweet Things Product Review
Hi Queens! I posted this look on my Instagram (give me a follow at GirlWithNoCable for daily natural hair posts and brown girl inspiration) and asked if you guys would like a tutorial. I unfortunately didn’t film it, but that’s not going to stop me from sharing! I got this pack of hair from…wait for … More Faux Bun and Curly Bang Tutorial
I’ve had the same wash routine since becoming natural a little over two years ago. Recently though I’ve been trying to listen to my hair and give it more of what it needs. I’ve always been consistent with my moisturizing regimen, but I’ve never really focused on the cleansing of my hair. After discovering cowashing … More Updated Wash Routine
I love protective styling because you’re giving yourself and your hair a break from the daily stress of manipulating, twisting and those sometime dreaded night time routines. Box braids and twists are common protective styles and are great options because they’re versatile. It’s easy though to forget about your natural hair while it’s braided, pinned … More Moisturizing Your Hair While in Box Braids
Tonight I had the opportunity to attend the new Mizani True Textures product launch in Soho! It was at the beautiful Dop Dop Salon on Mercer, and as I arrived a few minutes late the live tutorial began. The President of Marketing, head of Product Development and three Mizani hairstyle experts shared with us what … More Mizani True Textures Product Launch
Now, this is not to say I haven’t enjoyed an MTV True Life or WE TV Bridezillas weekend binge before, but after a 5 year relationship ended, I moved out and into a new apt with nothing but my dog, laptop and extensive shoe collection. First month, last month and security in New York is … More You Really Don’t Have Cable?!
The trend of the top bun is huge for summer and no doubt it’ll be carried on into the fall. I could see it now with a gorgeous plum lip and chunky sweater, fall/winter are my favorite seasons, I am so looking forward to rocking to look. For us type four curly hair girls getting … More How To: Make Your Own Donut Bun
Dry brittle ends is usually a topic saved for the winter months, but for us tighter curled girls it’s something we deal with all year round. And if you have a more kinky hair texture like mine, combating dry strands is an everyday battle. You spend the time to moisturize your hair and even just … More Sealing Your Ends for Smooth Moisturized Hair
*but only because we now say it’s acceptable. I find this article in the recent August issue of Allure magazine extremely ironic because JUST last week I was in the bathroom with a new employee at my job, a young black girl with very short natural hair. She looked at my fro (I just so … More You (Yes, You) Can Have an Afro*
I am so excited to announce I am now an official CurlsUnderstood Ambassador! I’ll be featured on their website sharing my hair tutorials, tips and more. It’s great exposure for GWNC and I’m just exstatic to be apart of a great community of natural Queens. My voice will continue to celebrate black women, our beautiful … More CurlsUnderstood!