Top 5 Helpful and Practical Tips For Maintaining Healthy Kinky Curly Hair

Top 5 Helpful and Practical Tips For Maintaining Healthy Kinky Curly Hair

Hair Care

Trying to find actionable tips that help you maintain your curly natural hair can be difficult. I am sharing all of my best 5 tips that have helped maintain my koils, keep my hair from breaking and losing length. Read more now.

AQ's Monthly Hair Care Favourites For Dry Type 4 Hair- AQ Online

AQ's Monthly Hair Care Favourites For Dry Type 4 Hair

Hair Care
Winter can be really rough and tough on our naturally curly hair and finding the right products that moisturise and aid in our hair's health can be tricky. That is why AQ has devoted to try new products every month to report the best ones.
3 Unbelievable Ingredients That Helped Cure My Acne- AQ Online

3 Unbelievable Ingredients That Helped Cure My Acne

Skin Care
I have been suffering from acne for the last 10 years and boy, have I tried a ton of products that completely dried out my skin and made my acne angry. I have now found 3 amazing active ingredients that really make an incredible difference on my skin. Read more to find out.
Effortless post-workout products to refresh and neutralise sweaty odour- AQ Online

Effortless Post-Workout Products To Refresh and Neutralise Sweaty Odour

Hair Care
When it comes to post workouts for us coily and relaxed girls. There isn’t much differentiation, we just want to work out and prevent the sweat fro...
Brilliant ways to save money as a student- AQ Online

Brilliant Ways to Save Money as a Student

Student Life
Being a student is an amazing time of your life. As much as I used to roll my eyes when people told me that only a year ago, I must agree. As I can see why coming out at the other end. The best thing about student life for me was the opportunity to save money. 
Extraordinary Straight Hair Natural Tips for Health & Length Retention

Extraordinary Straight Hair Natural Tips for Health & Length Retention

Hair Care
Silk pressing natural hair and or heat training natural hair is becoming increasingly popular for many women with kinky course hair. It is an excellent alternative to relaxing your hair and achieving fuller healthier locks. We will share some amazing tips for caring and maintaining your straight natural hair.
AQ's Monthly Favourites For Curly & Kinky Hair Care- AQ Online

AQ's Monthly Favourites For Curly & Kinky Hair Care

Hair Care

The month of November is over and I have picked my monthly favourites. They're so many products available out there that it can be rather overwhelming. That is why we are going to start experimenting with different products and creating monthly favourite blogs. 

The purpose of this blog is to help people looking for great quality products to add to their routines. 

Does the Avlon Texture Release Work- AQ Online

Does the Avlon Texture Release Shampoo and Conditioner Work?

Hair Care
I recently decided to try the Avlon Texture Release line on wash day spontaneously when I realised that I simply wanted a small break from my natural hair. This blog is just a quick overview of the Texture Release shampoo and conditioner and how effective it worked on my natural hair. Read more now at AQ Online.
A review of the atonishing Style Factor Strong Hold Edge Pomade- AQ Online

A review of the atonishing Style Factor Strong Hold Edge Pomade

Hair Care
You might be thinking that the Style Factor Strong Hold Edge Pomade is just another edge control. I almost felt the same way and wondered why it was so hyped on youtube. But after recently using it, i'm a huge fan. Goodbye flyaways and stubborn edges. A must for 4c natural hair.
Effortless and Stylish Low Manipulation Styles For Natural Hair - AQ Online

Effortless and Stylish Low Manipulation Styles For Natural Hair

Hair Care
Be prepared to be inspired by these amazing low manipulation hairstyles. During lockdown, many of us have not taken the time to experiment with our natural kinky hair. This blog consists of incredibly simple and stylish styles by influential women.
5 Unbelievable Shampoos for Kinky and Curly Hair- AQ Online

5 Unbelievable Shampoos for Kinky and Curly Hair

Hair Care
Getting the right shampoo for our hair can be life-changing. That is why we have made this quick list to showcase some of the amazing shampoo's that are not drying for kinky and curly hair.
Motivational Monday- When Your Friends & Family Don't Support You

Motivational Moments- When Your Friends & Family Don't Support You

Life & Relationships
We all have that one family member or friend that never supports us. They always seem to put us down or make us feel foolish.No matter how exciting our idea or vision is. We can't seem to sway them, they just never believe in us.
Why Himalayan Salt Lamps are the Perfect Gift

Why Himalayan Salt Lamps Are The Perfect Gift

Home Decor
Looking for a gift for that special someone can be really tricky! Especially when they have everything. But that is why himalayan crystal salt lamps are perfect. They're packed full of health benefits and each lamp has a stunning unique shape that beautifully illuminates any space.
Why Protective Doesn’t Work For Every Natural & What You Should Do Instead- AQ Online

Why Protective Doesn’t Work For Every Natural & What You Should Do Instead

Hair Care
Many people swear by protective styling and many of us have seen their results. However, some naturals end up unnecessary hair loss due to excessive heat or excessive pulling when installing braids amongst other styles.
Important Things I Learnt In My Twenties- AQ Online

Important Things I Learnt In My Twenties

Life & Relationships
Being twenty something can be really hard. You are changing and growing into your final form. There is going to be lot of learning on the way. I've already learnt the hard way so I'm sharing my experience being twenty something to you.
Things you should know before using Benzoyl Peroxide- AQ Online

Things You Should Know Before Using Benzoyl Peroxide For Acne

Skin Care
Benzoyl Peroxide is an excellent active ingredient for acne. However, it can have some downsides if not properly used. It can cause adverse side effects to your skin. I learnt the hard way
How to Really Grow Strong and Healthy Nails That Don't Break- AQ Online

How to Really Grow Strong and Healthy Nails That Don't Break

Beauty
Just like hair growth, growing long and healthy nails always starts with genetics. But this doesn’t mean that you can’t achieve excellent results. Here are over 5 tips that will actually help you.
My Ordinary Product Empties - Did These Products Work?

My Ordinary Product Empties - Did These Products Work?

Skin Care
These are all my Ordinary Product Empties. Which ones worked? With some many products available it can be hard to decide what to get for your acne and hyperpigmentation. Discover now.
How To Reduce Hair Shedding on Natural Hair- AQ Online

How To Reduce Hair Shedding on Natural Hair

Hair Care
They say that we lose 100 hair per day. but when your natural, it seems like so much more. We can actually make shedding worse through excessive manipulation that puts stress on the scalp. Or using the wrong hair tools. Natural and curly hair is also prone to breakage which results in more hair loss
Why Your Deep Conditioner Doesn't Work

Why Your Deep Conditioner Doesn't Work

Hair Care
You may have tried so many deep conditioners for your natural and curly hair. You may have given up because your hair is still dry and matted. Over the years, I have learnt that it isn't necessarily the product's fault by maybe application, time and temperature. Sometimes, it is because there isn't enough slip.
Natural Hair Lessons I Learnt since the Big Chop- AQ Online

Natural Hair Lessons I Have Learnt Since My Big Chop

Hair Care
 It was my natural hair anniversary a few months ago and this had me reflecting on all the lessons I have learned. It has been a long and worthy jo...
Why We Love The PURITO Sunscreens for Dark and Pale Skin Tones - AQ Online

Why We Love The PURITO Sunscreens for Dark and Pale Skin Tones

Skin Care
Have you struggled to find a sunscreen that works for your dark or pale skin tone? Look no more.
How the African Pride Pre-Poo Changed My Natural Hair Routine- AQ Online

How the African Pride Pre-Poo Changed My Natural Hair Routine

Hair Care
My Hair's Backstory  I would always hear other naturals talk about pre-poo like it was the best thing ever. But I would always dismissed it despite...
How to Refresh and Maintain your Curly & Course Type 4 Hair- AQ Online

How to Refresh and Maintain your Curly & Course Type 4 Hair

Hair Care
Having Type 4 hair can be a massive struggle. Especially if you have just started out or you and your hair have a complicated relationship. Learning how to refresh your hair can be life-changing. It ensures your hair is moisturised and tangle-free. It is essential for your healthy hair to regain and remaining length. Learn more now.
Top 5 Deep Conditioners with Slip For Curly and Type 4 Hair- AQ Online

Top 5 Deep Conditioners with Slip For Curly and Type 4 Hair

Hair Care
Deep conditioning is important especially if you have dry 4c hair. If you want shiny and defined curls then deep conditioning is vital. It helps you prevent breakage, dry and brittle strands. Here are some conditioners with lots of slip to help you detangle and get the most of your wash day. Read now for more.
7 Best Curl Defining Curl Creams and Gels For Type 4 Hair

7 Best Curl Defining Curl Creams and Gels For Type 4 Hair

Hair Care
Finding a defining cream for your type 4 hair can be a tricky test. Because it is difficult to strike the correct balance between moisture, definition and flaking. Sometimes you can't get a cream to serve you great definition, softness and zero flakes. Whether you use your defining creams for twist outs or wash and go'.
Top 10 Best Leave In Conditioners For Type 4 Hair

Top 10 Best Leave In Conditioners With Slip For Type 4 Curly and Kinky Hair

Hair Care
Getting the right leave-in conditioner with slip can make or break your healthy hair regime. Every step of your routine must provide you with the right amount of moisture in order for you to prevent breakage and get the right protein balance. We have a complete list of the 10 best conditioners for thick course type 4 hair. Read Now at AQ Online.
How to Maintain Length With Low Manipulation Head-wraps for Type 4 Hair | AQ Online

How to Maintain Length With Low Manipulation Head-wraps for Type 4 Hair

Hair Care
Sometime you and your hair fall out and no matter what you do your wash and go's and twists outs just fail. After being natural for 6 years I have now mastered the art of head-wrapping. Maybe you are going through a love and hate relationship with your hair as well. Read the blog to learn now at AQ Online.
AQ Online's Top 5 Favourite Natural Hair Products- AQ Online

AQ Online's Top 5 Favourite Natural Hair Products

Hair Care
Picking our favourites was such a difficult task but we got it to our favourite top 5! These products are fantastic for all type 4 hair types with some dandruff targeted treatments. Best of all they're all very affordable. Read Now.