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  • CBD: What Is CBD & How Does It Interact With Our Bloodstream?

    What is CBD? CBD, which is short for Cannabidol is the chemical compound derived from the Cannabis sativa plant. Unlike THC, CBD does not make you "high" and instead has a host of benefits that can aid your wellbeing. In the last few years we have seen the rise and boom of CBD. Its rise in popul...
  • How to Stretch 4C Hair in 5 Ways & Defeat Shrinkage

    As a natural hair babe, having the choice to switch up hairstyles whenever we want is what makes us 4C babes love our texture. Yes, shrinkage is real, but it doesn’t last forever! Here are 5 methods you can use to stretch your 4C hair. Banding   Search for all the hairbands/hair ties you have, ...
  • 8 BLACK OWNED HAIR SHOPS & ONLINE STORES IN THE UK

      With over 1.8 million black people in the UK, there are stories of black women traveling miles and miles to find a black hair shop, either physical or online, that cater to our needs. Despite black women having high spending potential, the UK beauty industry still ignores the needs of black w...
  • FINGER DETANGLING: 3 BENEFITS OF FINGER DETANGLING YOUR NATURAL HAIR & HOW TO DO IT

      When you begin your natural hair journey, a lot of people have a lot to say about what you should and shouldn’t do along your journey. And when you first heard that you should use your fingers, not your wide tooth comb to detangle, you probably thought this must be a joke? As naturalistas, we ...