Moisture is Key for Healthy Natural Hair!

Moisture is Key for Healthy Natural Hair!

There's nothing more overwhelming than trying to figure out how to keep your natural hair moisturized. The truth is...natural hair needs a regiment that introduces moisture and retains moisture to the hair. Every product and technique should do one of two things: add moisture to your natural hair or retain/seal in moistures. Below are the basics of building a moisturizing natural hair regimen.Drink 6 to 8 glasses of water daily. Eat lots of of fruits and Vegetables Take Hair VitaminsMoisturiz...

The Triple Threat

The Triple Threat

Now that the weather is changing Natural Hair needs a whole lot of Moisture! It needs a 1-2-3 Punch to make it hydrated and manageable so that styling is a breeze. This dynamic combo for twisting your natural hair will definitely get the job done. These products should be used on cleaned and conditioned hair in the following order for maximum benefits:The Triple ThreatQuench Hydration CreamCurlfriends High Def Twist CreamSweet Georgia Peach ButterNote: Make sure to start at the ends of your h...

Important information about the TVO METHOD

Important information about the TVO METHOD

Are you just starting, or thinking about starting your TVO (Terra Veda Organix) journey? You've seen all the testimonials and perhaps you're waiting for your first shipment to arrive. You're excited right? Yes, it's an exciting time and it's easy to get ahead of the game! But let's just slow down a bit...breathe...When starting out with your first TVO bundle, it is advised to use only the items that come in the bundle. Completing steps 1-5 for the first four weeks or until you reach maximum h...

Porosity Test 101

Porosity Test 101

Porosity Test 101Porosity testing is probably one of the most important steps to identifying which products will work best for your natural hair.The porosity of your hair refers to the physical structure of your strand & how your hair deals with moisture.Product type recommendations:TVO Method Bundle #2- Low Porosity hair : Deep condition with heat to help open the hair shaft. Light weight, water-based products should be used to ensure penetration of the products.- Normal Porosity hair : ...

Sealing Your Ends

Sealing Your Ends

Sealing your ends is a process performed after you have moisturized your hair with water or a water based conditioner and simply coating them with your choice of oils or butter. The oils act as a barrier and hence provide a protective coating to your ends. This means your ends will stay moisturized longer because the moisture won’t be able to escape the wall of oil surrounding it. To seal your ends properly you must saturate your ends with water. Placing moisture onto your ends can only be do...

RESET THE TVO METHOD

RESET THE TVO METHOD

TVO TIP : Did you know that you have to continue to do the Full treatment steps 1-5 in order to maintain Max Hydration? If you have not reached max hydration within 4 weeks you should continue with weekly treatments until your hair is fully hydrated. Once your hair is fully hydrated your regular regimen should include full treatments at least monthly.If you have been using TVO for a while and you have not reached Max hydration or your hair is dry and lacks definition, it may be time to press ...

Tips for Winterizing Natural Hair 🎶Tis the season🎶... for Shedding and Dry hair

Tips for Winterizing Natural Hair 🎶Tis the season🎶... for Shedding and Dry hair

Tips for Winterizing Natural Hair 🎶Tis the season🎶... for Shedding and Dry hairIn the spring and summer, your hair flourishes, because sunlight triggers hair growth hormones. Autumn brings changes. Hair shedding in Autumn is as natural as leaves falling. As the days grow shorter and colder, the roots of your hair go into dormancy and your hair begins to fall with the autumn leaves. Then, comes the drier winter weather, there's less humidity in the air and that makes our hair and skin drier. I...

Oil Rinsing

Oil Rinsing

Oil Rinsing...Is this "The Miracle" for your Dry Natural Hair that you have been looking for??? Is your natural hair extremely dry? Does it tangle easily? Have you tried everything to keep moisture in your hair and nothing works? Then you want to pay close attention to Oil Rinsing. An oil rinse is a hair treatment used primarily on kinky, coily, afro textured hair. Oil Rinsing is the step between co-washing/shampooing and conditioning, that keeps the hair moisturized longer, makes detangling ...

Is your Pre-Poo Game Strong?

Is your Pre-Poo Game Strong?

Is Your Pre-poo Game on Strong?If not, it's very important that you make it Strong!Pre-pooing is short for pre-shampooing. It's a treatment applied prior towashing/shampooing and used on Dry hair. It usually consists of oils like coconut and/or conditioners, and should be applied at least 1 hour to overnight before the washing process. Did I mention that it should be done on dry hair? Ok, just checking to see if you're paying attention?Most of your hair’s Biggest Issues are attributed to Not ...


Help!! My Natural Hair Is So Dry!

Natural hair has a tendency to be much drier than straight hair because it takes longer for the natural sebum (oil) to travel down the twists and turns of a coil than a direct route down a straight hair shaft. The most important thing to know along this journey is that MOISTURE IS KEY!! Water IS your friend!! The BEST thing to use to keep your hair hydrated is H2O. Nothing, I mean Nothing, beats plain old H2O for moisture! But, you can't just walk around with wet hair all day! This would cau...