Goodbye, Snapchat: The Best Natural Hair Apps For Android
Natural hair care advice isn’t exempt from the quote, “There’s an app for that.” There are some great apps on the market, and not all of them are solely for iOS. Why let iPhone users get all the goodies?
So we’re here to help you find some of the best natural hair apps that are also for Android. The advice you need is instantly available on your device home screen and will help you figure out what products you should try for your hair type, offer tips for you and even your children to navigate your hair, and just provide you with support on your hair journey. You can thank us later.
This app is a perfect blend of the natural hair community and a holistic hair and lifestyle journey. You can record memo notes about hair journey milestones, interact with your ‘hair twins’ and rate products. Read the full description on Google Play.
This app available for iOS and Android (pictured) allows you to keep the momentum going on your hair journey. You can maintain a record of your goals and get connected with stylists and other hair enthusiasts.
Though it’s only available on Android, this app has straightforward tips for the new natural. The app includes advice about gracefully transitioning from relaxed to natural, keeping your hair in good condition and breakdowns of what different products and acronyms do and mean.
The Beauty Hair App aggregates articles, videos and more from popular sources and brings it to you in a chat style app. It also has community forums to share advice and comment on articles.
Get hooked up with the newest (and nearest) loctitian or natural hair guru. Stylists can create and maintain their profiles and upload images of their latest creations on this app.
This app helps you navigate through the highs and lows of restoring damaged, over-processed hair. Articles, videos and celeb images help keep you motivated, as well as gorgeous styles you’re sure to want to try.
If you’re stumped on the next ‘do for your mini-me, the Natural Hair Kids app has you covered. It’s stocked with plenty of inspiration photos of cute, age-appropriate styles to recreate.
This app is a straightforward, stripped-down version of the Curly Nikki website. Ideal for when you need advice in a pinch and don’t have the time to dig through the site for the forums.
Get direct access to advice from a hair care specialist through the messaging function of this app. What could be better than getting customized answers to your complex problems? Also, try some new hairstyle ideas you can recreate by browsing the app’s gallery.
The inspiration for your next intricate braid pattern is in this app. With thousands of images, there’s definitely a bold, braided look for any occasion.
LaKrishia believes every woman has the power to choose her own adventure. She’s the founder of BeautyShock.Me, a platform connecting you with Black-owned, indie beauty brands.