All posts by Kansh Jill

7 Tips for Healthy Relaxed Hair

Today’s guest post on healthy relaxed hair is by Jill Akanshumbusha. Find other hair-related posts written by Jill here. Relaxing your hair for the first time can bring on mixed emotions. On one hand, you might be excited about your soon-to-be new look. On the other, you might worry about just what you’ll need to do to keep your newly relaxed hair healthy and looking great. The good news is that relaxed hair is not as complicated to take care of as you might imagine. You just have to make sure you follow the right steps. The process of relaxing … Continue reading 7 Tips for Healthy Relaxed Hair

6 Tips for Taking Care of Your Natural Hair

Today’s guest post on natural hair is by Jill Akanshumbusha. You may have read Jill’s work before in this post she wrote about maroon hair.  Keeping hair natural is one of the most popular trends in Afro hair care today. Women of color have wholeheartedly embraced natural hair, and many seem satisfied with their decision to wear their hair this way. This trend has been adopted by women of all ages irrespective of hair texture: kinky or soft. Natural hair is very versatile when it comes to styling, hence it being an interesting way to wear your hair. You may have … Continue reading 6 Tips for Taking Care of Your Natural Hair

Maroon Hair: Maroon Braids & 4 Other Great Ways to Rock It

The 21st century has come with lots of hairstyles and trends, with colored hair being one of the most popular. (Speaking of popular hair trends, have you embraced the natural hair trend yet? If so, check out 6 Tips for Taking Care of Your Natural Hair.) As you go past many beautiful women on the streets of Kampala, at places of work, and especially at universities, you can’t help but notice that they sport two or more colors in their hair. The color that seems to be most sought after is maroon. This is a color that will leave you amazed by … Continue reading Maroon Hair: Maroon Braids & 4 Other Great Ways to Rock It