Two Years of ProtectiveStyles, Healthy Again!

This client came to me two years ago with extreme damage from relaxing and coloring her hair at the same time. Her hair was shedding, falling out and was too short to grasp and braid. But we worked on that……..length check!!! She took her weave out and I was fine…I just want my girls hair…

The Journey to Grow My Hair LONNNG

First things first, so I’ve said this before, I used to have the Rihanna hair cut, it was flyness. It was when I was pregnant with the twins. I let it grow out, but I super abused the flat iron and ruined my curls. So first I panicked, then I grabbed the scissors and I…

Way to Grow

So this is the second day I’ve had my hair out, and I am going to go ahead and put it up again. I’ve been combing through it feeling that itch we all have, where we want to do something new and crazy with it, color it, cut it, flat iron the life out of…

Weavemaster Tam, How Long Should I Wear My Extensions?

There’s an inevitable question I find myself answering when I am installing a fresh weave on one of my clients. That question is usually introduced when I’m sewing on the last track, ready to start blending, cutting or flat ironing/curling….and that is “Tam, I’m trying to grow my hair out, how long should I keep…

Great Advice on Giving Your Hair A Break So It Can Retain Length

The Importance of Simplicity In Your Hair Care Regimen Simplicity is key in retaining length Simplicity. There is something so obvious about this word yet so easy to miss. Simplicity in everything is the key to getting the results you desire. I am reminded of looking though a black woman’s online photo album (as many…

Grow Natural Hair, Do You Agree?

Check out this article from Madame Noire on growing AA hair. Article written January 13th, 2011 – By Veronica Wells Earlier this month in my Biggest Myths about African American Hair piece I mentioned that African American hair has the ability to grow as long as other races or ethnicities. Several disagreed, some rather rudely….