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How to keep your natural hair moisturized for an insanely long time. 💦

Embed from Getty Images Growing up, many of us were taught to avoid water like the plague. All it took was a few drops to completely undo hours of hot combing, roller-setting, or relaxing our hair. It wasn't just a waste of time if our freshly-straightened tresses got wet; it was often a huge waste of money too. That's why it's completely understandable that, even into adulthood, many of us naturalistas try to extend as much time as possible between shampoos. We're lucky we don't need to cleanse our hair often, but there is a limit to how long we can go without washing. Depending on...

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5 Tips for Keeping Your Edges Laid to the Goddesses 💁🏿‍♀️

Embed from Getty Images If you randomly select a natural hair tutorial on YouTube, chances are the final step will be to lay your edges. From box braids to wash-and-gos, many people like to slick down their baby hairs to give their style a polished look. Laid edges definitely aren't a new phenomenon. We've been styling our baby hairs for decades. But just because it's an old practice doesn't automatically mean it's a safe one. When properly taken care of, Afro hair is quite durable. However, if we over-manipulate it or don't provide it with enough moisture, nutrients, and protein, it can become brittle...

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Come visit us at pop-up markets across Toronto and the GTA 🚋

Embed from Getty Images   Itching to get your hands on a satin-lined beanie? Need to stock up on Ayurvedic hair growth powders, or need to step up your scalp massage game with some essential oils? You can always shop on our online store, but we'd also love to meet you in person! We're fortunate enough to be vending at the following pop-up shops across Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area over the next few months. Come say hi and support small businesses! Canadian Naturalistas Hair Expo, Etobicoke - May 17 The Come Up Market, Toronto - June 1 (Unfortunately,...

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Support inclusion this Sunday at the Venus Fest Winter Market! 🏳️‍🌈

The Venus Fest Winter Market is an amazing opportunity to celebrate women, trans, non-binary, and LGBTQ+ creators here in Toronto. If you're free, we'd love to see you there! It'll be a great opportunity for you to stock up on satin-lined gifts for your loved ones. 😉 You'll also get $2 off tickets to the evening show, and $2 from each ticket will be donated to the Anduhyaun Centre for Indigenous Women. Learn more.

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One more week until the Black Owned Holiday Market! 🎄

Get all your holiday shopping done in one place while supporting amazing local businesses.

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