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Halloween Hair! 3 Effortless Looks with Curlhawkqueen


By Mariah Tanter @curlhawkqueen   Let’s be honest, the first thing naturals think about when participating in anything festive is “What am I going to do with my hair?!” This year we are not pulling out the wigs, our natural hair can be the highlight of our creativity and should be celebrated with low maintenance!     Lioness Queen I know what you’re thinking, this is the most common costume idea for women right? Wrong. What people fail to realize is that there is a secret within your day 5 hair, VOLUME! Don’t give up on a twist out fail or week-old wash-n-go just yet, turn it into a fierce lioness style who is unapologetically bold. Grab some peppermint tea tree oil, massage your scalp, and pick out your roots for a round shape afro. Next, grab a refreshing spray like the amazing Citrus Fusion Refresher and spray all over, adding shine and moisture. Lastly, take any dark eye liner you have plus a quick lipstick and tap into your inner LION.           Easy, Breezy, Beautiful… Sunf... MORE

Quick Curly Costumes: A DIY Guide


Halloween is just around the corner so we thought we’d share a few natural hair-inspired DIY costumes to help you brainstorm what to put together for that last-minute costume party.  Up first, X Men’s Storm… after the humidity hits.   @jewejewebee Traditionally, in all of the Marvel comics and films, the superhero Storm is portrayed with straight white hair.  Jewellianna Palencia, better known as @jewejewebee, decided to make this costume her own last year by sporting her curly locks, instead of straight ones. All it took was a couple cans of white-colored hair spray, a black jumpsuit (or a black top and pants) and boots. This idea is super cute, and easy to execute!   Next, Susie Carmichael from Nickelodeon’s old show, Rugrats. @brianamae27 This costume is simple, convenient, and also cute! Put your hair into three braided pigtails adorned with those little barrettes most of us remember from childhood.  Throw on a yellow sweater or dress and some purple leggings and yo... MORE