Non Toxic, Holistic Beauty Advice — hair growth

We Wrote a Book! Introducing: Green Beauty, Black Girl

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By Alexa Santory   Pssst!! We have some super exciting news!! A passion project that’s been 2 years in the making and we’re announcing it, right here, right now, for you! But first, context.   Belle Bar’s entire mission is to make people believe in the importance of living a life free of toxins, harmful chemicals, and inorganic ingredients, especially in our beauty products. Being in the thick of the green beauty movement, we realized that there wasn’t a whole lot of space for women of color. So we created a space ourselves. Entering our third year as a brand,...

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Nailed Your Routine? Here's How to Stick to It

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By Alexa Santory     So you finally got that hair routine down, huh? We hope it’s working for you and your hair is thriving, prospering, and shining like the sun! Now that you’ve found your products, those holy grails that everyone is always talking about, you’re probably wondering what you can do to keep your hair looking and feeling as good as it does now. Here are some of our top tips for sticking to your hair care routine!   Sticking To Your Routine: A How To Guide Trim your hair regularly. This is foundational. Trimming your hair often...

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Why Going Natural Was About So Much More Than Hair

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By Ari Edwards   I didn’t have an agenda, I wasn’t super informed about how to deal or what it would mean, I didn’t even have an idea of what I expected to happen. Going natural was something I just kind of...did. I was 16 and had been getting perms for about five years, which meant going to the salon every Saturday, spending hours on end in the chair, and trying to let the perm sit on my head for as long as I possibly could. My hair was healthy--as healthy as it could be while being doused with chemicals...

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Stop Shedding and Breakage with This Super Nourishing Tea Rinse

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By Alexa Santory   #LHDC Tea Rinse We couldn’t close out the introduction of this amazing kit without including one of our famous tea rinses! We’re gonna get to know one of our staple products and find out exactly how tea rinses work!   Green Tea Length Strengthening Tea Rinse         You’re probably wondering, what exactly is a tea rinse?  Tea rinses are super potent and deliver results rather quickly. And of course, like all of our products, they’re 100% natural and non-toxic. This specific tea rinse was formulated with thin, shedding hair in mind. Each ingredient in the tea...

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Who Says Curly Girls Can't Use Shampoo? Introducing the Only All Natural Pre-Poo and Shampoo Combo You'll Need

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By Alexa Santory   If you have naturally kinky or curly hair, you’ve probably been told time and again to avoid shampooing it. But today, I want you to take everything bad you’ve heard about shampoo and throw it out the window because we have some very special, very different kinds of shampoo that’ll change your whole perspective on the product!   We all know that healthy hair starts with a healthy scalp. We also know that, contrary to popular belief, shampoo is not the enemy of curly or natural hair — product buildup is, as well as lack of...

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