INTENT HAIR ESSENTIALS

Intent has always shared natural hair, skin-care, and beauty staples every girl should have. These have been shared with you through our weekly ‘how-to’ blog posts, features with some of the best in the industry, or our collaborations with amazing women in business. But now we are giving you a physical solution to your hair…

SKIN 101: BASIC SKIN DO’S AND DON’TS

Healthy and glowing skin is all that we pray for and need! There is no one who can say that they do not care if they have good skin or not, because our skin will represent us for a long time, and it is the first thing that people see when they look at us….

WOMEN IN BUSINESS: Ramimystique

Women in business, a segment dedicated to women running businesses in the natural hair and beauty industry all over the world. In this post, we interviewed Nigerian natural hair content creator and businesswoman, Ramat onu Tracy Owolabi who shares more about her business Ramimystique. IHB: HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN NATURAL AND WHEN DID YOUR…

2 BENEFITS OF SHEA BUTTER ft Fro Buddy

Ever since I began my healthy hair journey, I have been very skeptical of trying new trends or new products especially because it took me a long time to find products and a regimen that works for my hair. However, with the lockdown imposed on us, I could not easily access my favorite products and…

DOES RICE WATER REALLY WORK ON YOUR HAIR?

When I started my healthy hair journey 2 years ago, the rice water challenge was definitely one hair trend I was quite keen on trying. The rapid hair growth and strength it promised, or rather what my favorite natural hair YouTubers claimed about rice water influenced me to try it out. The trend seems to…

WHY YOU NEED TO MOISTURIZE YOUR SKIN

Your skin is the largest organ and it requires as much care as possible to maintain its healthy state. The skin may be complex in the sense that much effort is not required when you are young because it produces more collagen (Collagen is a type of protein that is a primary component of skin…

Ayurveda with Ultimate_fro_up

One thing I absolutely love about natural hair is the different ways you can explore with your hair. This post is about Ayurveda, a holistic hair practice that Tita aka Ultimate fro_up will take us through. My name is Titamenji Kamanga or Ultimate fro_up as I am known on social media. I am the founder…

WOMEN IN BUSINESS: EMOUR

Women in Business aims to celebrate female entrepreneurs in the natural hair and beauty industry. This article is an interview between us and Emily Olifant who owns a skincare business called Emour. We had an interview with Emily to tell us more about her business. Emour natural skincare is a South African skincare brand that…

5 TERMS EVERY NATURAL SHOULD KNOW

As a natural hair blogger, I do a lot of research about natural hair and this means watching and following fellow natural hair bloggers and you can’t deny that our community uses words and terms that the ordinary person without natural hair might not understand. In this post I will be sharing with you some…