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

Emily Olifant, 29 year old founder of Emour shares her story with Intent about how she started her natural skincare brand and educates us about her products.

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…

SKIN 101: DIFFERENT TYPES OF SKIN

Your skin is not the most complex organ as it seems to be, although some people have challenges with their skin from as early as their teenage years due to puberty and sometimes all the way through to their adulthood. Your skin, like your hair, requires you to understand it, be patient, and gentle with…

WOMEN IN BUSINESS: INDALO HAIR ESSENTIALS

To launch Intent’s new segment called “Women in business” dedicated to women who run businesses in the hair and beauty industry, we got to have a conversation with Awongiwe Ngxanga who shares with us her story to becoming a woman in business and tells us about her business Indalo hair essentials. 1.    WHAT INSPIRED YOU…

3 HAIR INSPOS FOR SHORT NATURAL HAIR

High puffs and pom-poms can get boring after a while and you might feel like you want to try new hairstyles, but your hair is too short and doesn’t allow you to experiment as much as you’d like to. This is not necessarily the case. As a natural with short hair, you have a wide…

CONDITIONERS 101: HAIR CONDITIONERS FOR 4C HAIR

You have probably heard people mention conditioners and how important they are in maintaining your natural hair. There are 3 conditioners you will need to make your hair soft and manageable. These conditioners are leave-in conditioners, rinse-out conditioners, and deep conditioners and I’ll be getting into the benefits of these 3 conditioners in this article….

3 TIPS TO ADAPTING YOUR SKINCARE ROUTINE FOR WINTER

I think we are now all aware that winter is here! Your lips and skin have probably started cracking (hopefully not!) and you are wondering what it is you need to do. You’re probably noticing changes in your skin and realizing that you need to adapt and adjust your skincare routine to fit the winter…