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Recovering From Heat Damage : My Story

How do you recover your hair from heat damage?                 You don’t! It is as good as gone and that’s the truth.  It has to be cut. Now, you may think your letting go of length but you’re really not. That hair is dead, it no longer responds like the rest of your hair. If you can muster up the strength to let it go – … Continue reading Recovering From Heat Damage : My Story

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Moisturizing Curl Creams Every Natural Should Try!

You came here to see what the best curl creams are so keep scrolling! Yes, I have personally tried and loved all these products! Taliah Waajid Curly Curl Cream Gives great shine, which is underrated in natural hair products! Sticky in consistency but thick – meaning it gives great hold. Eliminates frizz completely. Provides moisture , that’s why it’s here okay?! Obia Naturals Twist Whip … Continue reading Moisturizing Curl Creams Every Natural Should Try!

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First Time Feed In Braids! : Trigger Warning Included

Hey all! On  my birthday (July 28th woo!) , I got a protective style for my week long cruise. Because who wants to do their hair on vacation? I wanted something quick and easy, so I got the fairly popular style of 6 feed in/goddess braids with small braids in between. There was much deliberation about whether I should get them straight back or to … Continue reading First Time Feed In Braids! : Trigger Warning Included

Black Hair at the Golden Globes 2018

Everyone at the Golden Globes looked STUNNING! Black women are truly beautiful. It was also great to everyone dressed in black to support the #metoo movement. Of course I was paying close attention to everyone’s hair! Here are the ones that stood out to me the most! We must start with Oprah She posted on Instagram what she was doing with her hair for the … Continue reading Black Hair at the Golden Globes 2018

Tools You NEED If You Have Natural Hair

You can find ALL these tools at your local beauty supply store, however I’ve linked where you can find them on Amazon with ease. OK lets begin!   Denman brush To help detangle hair and clump curls. People usually remove a few rows so it can get through curly hair easier, me included. Wide Tooth Comb To help detangle hair. I have about three of … Continue reading Tools You NEED If You Have Natural Hair

The 7 Best Natural Hair Products 2017

Jane Carter Curls to Go Untangle Me Weightless Leave-In Conditioner Jane Carter Curls to Go Untangle Me Weightless Leave In 8oz/ 237ml I think this is my favorite leave in that I’ve tried this year. I was skeptical at first because of the thin consistency but it is moisturizing like whoa and has a nice smell. Curls Blueberry Bliss Twist and Shout Cream Curls Blueberry … Continue reading The 7 Best Natural Hair Products 2017

How to Get Out of A Rut

When you do not want to anything that would move your life forward (or that requires energy that you don’t have). i.e. working out, studying, applying to jobs, cleaning, writing, promoting your personal projects, making those doctors appointments because who else is gonna do it, laundry , the list goes on and on and on and …on. You have no oomph, no gusto, and no energy on … Continue reading How to Get Out of A Rut

Building A Natural Hair Regimen – suggestions included!

  A simple regimen works. Consistency is key.  New Naturals, Old naturals! Having a hair regimen is a must. You need this to streamline your hair process and it’s the best way to maximize the TLC  your giving your hair whenever you do it. Whether you don’t have one or this is a refresher course, let’s get into it. I wash my hair weekly or sometimes … Continue reading Building A Natural Hair Regimen – suggestions included!

My Outlook on Heat Damage , Respectfully REDACTED

When I read my heat damage story I posted a few months back I cringe. “How do you fix heat damage? You don’t!” So harsh! I straightened my hair on October 15, 2017. When I washed it out after 3 weeks and my curls didn’t all revert back I was DEVASTATED. I smelled the burnt smell I had smelled when my hair was being blow … Continue reading My Outlook on Heat Damage , Respectfully REDACTED

4 Steps To Preventing Breakage in Natural Hair and Retaining Length

Cutting down breakage is the first step to long hair. Length retention is the key to healthy growing hair! Here are 4 steps that’ll help!    Protein Treatments  Protein treatments are great for strengthening your hair and battling breakage. You should do one about 1-2 times a month. You can find homemade recipes for protein treatments, their main ingredients being eggs and mayo. My favorite … Continue reading 4 Steps To Preventing Breakage in Natural Hair and Retaining Length