5 Highly Reviewed Natural Hair Care Books

"The Science of Black Hair" filled in the blanks and helped me to achieve healthier hair!  Click on the picture to purchase this book.

"The Science of Black Hair" filled in the blanks and helped me to achieve healthier hair!  Click on the picture to purchase this book.

Sometimes in this journey we can hit a wall in our progress which leads to frustration!  That wall could be caused by things we don't realize are affecting our hair such as: the condition of our water (hard or soft) the porosity of our hair (high or low) or simply the products we are using. That's why expanding our knowledge can be a huge help.  Finding a comprehensive Natural hair book can be overwhelming too!  If you are finding yourself at a hair growth plateau, or just need to know more about the hair you have been growing recently, here are the top 5 books with the highest customer reviews** to help you:

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"Better Than Good Hair" Nikki Walton & Ernessa T. Carter

Better Than Good Hair includes:

  •   Product recommendations
  •  Home hair care recipes
  •  Advice for parents on how to manage their children's natural hair
  •  Tips for using henna on gray hair
  •  Guidance on dealing with detractors
  •  Step-by-step illustrated directions for nearly two dozen hairdos, from frohawks to twist-outs
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"If You Love It, It Will Grow: A Guide To Healthy, Beautiful Natural Hair" Phoenyx Austin

Readers will learn how to: 
* Maintain chemically-treated or natural hair in optimal health. 
* Stop hair breakage with a novel, protein/moisture balancing method. 
* Regulate product pH balance for shinier, more manageable hair. 
* Grow their hair longer, stronger and healthier for life! 

Additional Features
* Regimen Builder with extensive product listings
* Ingredients glossary
* Interviews
* Real photos of hair at the microscopic level

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"The Science of Black Hair: A Comprehensive Guide To Textured Hair Care" Audrey Davis-Sivasothy  (My personal favorite! This taught me A LOT about Natural hair! Highly Recommended) 

Readers will learn how to: 
* Maintain chemically-treated or natural hair in optimal health. 
* Stop hair breakage with a novel, protein/moisture balancing method. 
* Regulate product pH balance for shinier, more manageable hair. 
* Grow their hair longer, stronger and healthier for life! 

Additional Features
* Regimen Builder with extensive product listings
* Ingredients glossary
* Interviews
* Real photos of hair at the microscopic level

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Click on the picture to purchase this book.

"The Science of Transitioning: A Complete Guide to Hair Care for Transitioners and New Naturals" Audrey Davis-Sivasothy

Who is This Book For:

  • Currently relaxed and considering Natural hair
  • Transitioners (Long-term and short-term transitions)
  • New Naturals (Recently chopped, or Natural for less than 2 years)

You will learn:

  • How chemical relaxers really affect the hair and scalp.
  • How to transition while keeping your hair as healthy as possible.
  • The best products and techniques to use during your transition.
  • How your mental transition determines the success of your physical transition.
  • Tips for dealing with unsupportive friends and family members.
  • Tips for getting the most out of your new natural hair!
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Click on the picture to purchase this book.

"10 Secrets to Growing Black Hair Long and Fast" C. Collins

  •       Have you ever felt like you hair stops growing past a certain length?
  •       Have you ever wished you didn't have to wait years to have hair grow past your bra strap?
  •       Do you ever feel like no matter what you do, your hair is always dry and brittle?
  •       Do you struggle with retaining length?
  •       Is your hair dull and lacking shine?
  • This book is a black hair care and natural hair care reference that teaches you methods on how to grow hair long, retain length and maintain healthy beautiful hair. 

**I have chosen these books because they have received the highest customer reviews, however, this is not a complete list.  These are just a few of the many books that can get you on the road to healthier hair.

The more you know, the better equipped you'll be to having the hair you've always wanted.  So make the investment of time and money, read about your beautiful hair and learn how to improve it's overall health!