6 Steps - An Effective Hair Care Regimen for your Child
A hair care regimen is essential in promoting the health of your child's hair. After you learn and incorporate the components of a simple yet effective natural hair care regimen, you will notice that your child's hair becomes more manageable, but where exactly do you start? What kind of products and techniques should you use? What hairstyles should you strive to incorporate that promote health and retain your child's hair length?
Regular Oil Vs Jamaican Black Castor Oil: What’s the Difference?
Overnight, it seems like Jamaican Black Castor Oil bottles have replaced those of Raw Castor Oil, which led us to ask - what is the difference between the two? Many Black Castor Oil users declare it a staple in their hair regimen to promote and stimulate hair growth, but is that truly the case?
A New Product, “My Hero” Satin Loc Caps
We constructed our Loc Caps specifically to address the needs of longer-length hairstyles such as Braids and Locs. Below, we'll be detailing the features of our Satin Lined Loc Caps and why they're the best Satin device to protect your Child(rens) Loc, Braid, or Shoulder Length hair.
LCO or LOC: Which method is best for Natural Hair
LOC method or the LCO method, which you will find suitable depending on your hair's porosity? In this blog we'll discuss how to incorporate either of these methods into your hair regimen,
Co-Washing:Is it really effective?
The idea of co-washing has had the natural hair community in a tight grip for some time now. This blog will discuss whether co-washing is truly effective and how it affects your hair.
The Best Oils for Natural Hair
In a world of viral content and hot topics - it's not surprising that hair oiling is starting to hit the mainstream. You can now find many online videos detailing and sharing the "Best Hair Oils for Natural Hair." These oils are cited to support and accelerate hair growth
Hair Detox: What is and How to Do it?
Did you know just as you can perform a body detox, you can execute a hair detox? Yes, you read that right. The "#30DayHairDetox," a challenge conceptualized by the licensed hairstylists Aeleise and Ayesha of Black Girl Curls, challenges naturals to go 30-days without products of raw shea butter, raw coconut oil, Eco Styler, and products that include them in the top 5 ingredients. But why?
The Best Children's Satin Bonnets: Little Rootz
Little Rootz is primarily known for offering Children's Satin Bonnets for their ability to stay on all night, even for the wildest sleepers. There are a few different things that make us the Best Children's Satin Bonnets. Read more about our product offerings and product information.
Best Children's Hairstyles for a Swim filled Summer
If the heat isn't an indication - summer is officially here. For many of us, that means event-filled calendars consisting of summer camps, birthdays, and family vacations. If you intend for your child(ren) to swim during the hot summer months, it's essential to understand and know how to protect their hair from chlorine damage to maintain optimal health. Read on to learn Our Top 6 Recommended Hairstyles for a Swim Filled Summer.
Mental Health: 5 Ways to Support your Black & Brown Child
Often stigmatized and overlooked, Mental Health amongst Black and Brown minorities is an issue that continues to affect our communities. It seems necessary, now more than ever, to review and discuss ways parents and caregivers can be proactive in helping their children maintain optimal mental wellness.
The Difference: Low Manipulation and Protective Hair Styles
The phrases "Protective Style" and "Low Manipulation Style" are often used interchangeably within the Natural Hair Community. A healthy hair regimen will give you the foundation needed to grow your hair to great lengths, but ultimately these styles aim to aid in retaining hair by preventing breakage and damage. Although both types seek to obtain the same goal, it is a misconception that they are the same. If you want to clarify the difference, here's an overview to help.
Hair Typing Systems: The Misconceptions and History
If you or your child are beginning your natural hair journey, chances are you have been introduced to the concept of Hair Typing. In a world of 4A's, 3B's, and 2C's, Hair Typing has become highly criticized, and conversations surrounding it can confuse many. Hair Typing references much more than hair texture.
Hair Porosity: How it influences your Hair Regimen
If you're in the thick of understanding your child's hair and what products best suit it, you've likely come across the word "porosity." Porosity is a word that has been used around the natural hair care community for a while now but what does it truly mean? Read on to learn more.
Loc Size Chart: What Size Locs are best for your child?
There are many things to consider when starting your Child's Loc journey. One of the most critical factors before starting locs, aside from your parting system, is determining an appropriate size. That's why a Loc Size Chart is a necessity. Size matters for many things, but when discussing Locs, identifying and understanding the proper loc size is essential in your child's loc journey. This article will discuss different factors when determining the appropriate size locs for your child or yourself.
The Purpose of Durags - Why Your Child should Wear One
Durags, originally spelled doo-rag, are pieces of fabric that people, primarily Black males, wear around their heads. This fabric can consist of Silk, Satin, Velvet, and Mesh. Durags are often associated with developing hair waves, but these products alone do not make waves.
Silk Vs. Satin Bonnet for Hair: Which is best for your child?
Silk and Satin bonnets knowingly help maintain many natural hair textures. It's true, whether curly, coily, or kinky, there is no dispute that a Silk or Satin bonnet can significantly improve the health of your hair - that is in addition to a healthy hair regimen.
More than Children's Bonnets and Durags: A New Look
Little Rootz is primarily known as a Children's Bonnets and Durags line. A long-term goal of mine is to develop the company into much more than that.
Mental Health - 5 Practices to Help your Melanated Child Strengthen their Mental Health.
Mental Health within the Black and Brown Community historically has a negative stigma. Historically Black and Brown people are conditioned to believe Mental Hea