I thought the awkward hair stage was a one time thing (let's all collectively laugh at that). Granted, this time isn't nearly as bad as the first one, but it's still a nuisance. My twist outs aren't popping anymore. I even tried a braid out but I didn't like how that looked either. At this point … Continue reading Awkward hair stage. . .again
I'm not sure if this is scientifically proven or just in my mind, but after a while of using the same product, it doesn't have the same effect on my hair. I noticed about a month ago that my hair wasn't as manageable or moisturized as it was when I first used Shea Moisture's JBCO … Continue reading Product Review: Peace Rose Oil Complex
It's that time of the year again!! For this year I decided to try crochet braids as my winter protective style. Personally, I think I've been using protective styles all year. To me a protective style is any style that requires little to no manipulation of the hair. If you follow me on social media … Continue reading Crochet Braids
So if you guys didn't know, I worked this summer as a YMCA camp counselor and one of the requirements of the job is that we get in the pool with the campers. Yall, they go swimming everyday. EVERYDAY. 1) I cannot swim, 2) My hair is not equipped for that. I was more worried … Continue reading Chlorine and Kinks
If you're like me then you're probably not a fan of getting your ends trimmed. However, I think I hate fairy knots and split ends more than I hate getting a trim. There are a lot of articles and blogs debating on rather or not a trim is important and let me tell you, it … Continue reading Trimming
-->I am currently looking for a new "wash day moisturizer." My wash day moisturizer is a product that I only use once a week, on wash day. For the past couple of months I have been using Shea Moisture's Curl Enhancing Smoothie. It works wonders, but it gives me a little more definition than I prefer. … Continue reading Product Review
-->Tis the season of protective styling. If you need a break, trying to retain growth, or promote growth then protective styling is your best option. The important thing to remember is that your hair still needs tender love and care. You still need to moisturize! Otherwise, your hair will be as dry as a brillo … Continue reading Protect. Retain. Promote.