textured hair

Curl Girl Collection


This collection is designed specifically to hydrate, define and add shine to natural curls. It features a Brazilian blend of shea butter paired with tea tree, babassu and pumpkin seed oils. The hydrating formulas have antioxidant, antibacterial and antifungal properties while the plant-based collagen pumps up body and volume.

Raw Hair Organics Raw Curls Collection

This natural and organic professional collection was created specifically for textured hair, promoting smoother, hydrated curls. It features Cleanser, Conditioner, Anti-Frizz Spray, Medium Hold Gel, Mousse, Pomade and Shine Serum. The products are free of silicone, sulfate, alcohol, parabens, wheat and GMOs, and are not tested on animals. Visit www.rawhairorganics.com.

The Multicultural Haircare Maestro

The Multicultural Haircare Maestro
Strength of Nature Global president Mario de la Guardia discusses his great success in the multicultural haircare market.

Mario de la Guardia, president of Strength of Nature Global, oversees an ever-growing empire that boasts 10 brands in the multicultural market—all produced in the company's 250,000-square-foot facility in Savannah, Georgia. With 200 employees and a presence in dozens of countries worldwide, there's no denying de la Guardia has a finger on the pulse of his target consumers, African-American women and Latinas. In fact, thanks to recent acquisitions of three brands from Unilever, his business is now expanding to a second shift, operating 16 hours per day to meet demand.