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
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 Taliah Waajid Curls, Waves and Naturals Curly Curl Cream, 6 Ounce … Gives great shine, which is underrated in natural hair products! Sticky in consistency but thick – meaning it gives great hold. … Continue reading Moisturizing Curl Creams Every Natural Should Try!
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
Quick video on how I do this easy style! Continue reading How to: High Puff With A Bang!
Here are TWO styles that i use to get heatless curls. They look the same as wand curls, only difference being they take a little while to dry. If you are someone who doesn’t like to use heat , these methods will work for you. Heatless curl hair styles are great for the holidays. Also scroll to the very end to see my wand curls … Continue reading Heatless Curls for Natural Hair : Tips Included
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
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 Simple Steps You NEED in Your Natural Hair Regimen – suggestions included!
Welcome to A Quick Guide on Natural Hair for Men! The guys have been feeling left out, and I do have some men followers! I appreciate you. You can also share these tips with men you know, family members, friends, etc. Nowadays the trend is for guys to have an afro or a high top fade, that showcases their curls. Of course they don’t want … Continue reading Quick Mens Natural Hair Guide
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
Im on YouTube! Subscribe – HonestHairDiary . I use this style to stretch my hair after wash day, or as a protective style. Easy enough right? Continue reading HOW TO: Crown Braid
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
One of the keys to length retention is low manipulation of your hair. Doing your hair everyday can cause serious breakage and shedding. Getting the most days out of your style is super important to maintain length, healthy hair, and time! Because who has time to do their hair everyday? Use Moisturizing Products That Suit Your Hair How long a style … Continue reading 3 Key Tips To Getting the MOST Days Out Of Your Natural Hair Style
Hey all! I have had eczema since the day i was born and I’m always really picky with what i put on my skin. This is mainly because it is so sensitive and extremely dry. Shea butter has worked great for me recently but i like to layer products for maximum moisture! These products are all very thick which is great for dry skin and … Continue reading 5 Great Moisturizers to Battle Dry Skin in the Winter – Eczema Friendly!
I am so excited to announce I am now a brand ambassador for form beauty! I was sent the moisturizing Twist Crème and the Multitask leave in conditioner. Form Beauty has a full line, including shampoos, conditioners, heat protectants, gel, and pomade. These products VERY moisturizing and made my hair super soft. I kept seeing these two words associated with this product and I was … Continue reading Form Beauty!
Issa Rae Easy flat twists into a low puff. 2. Tracee Ellis Ross Slicked back puff with some baby hair. 3. Teyonah Parris Curls swept to the side! 4. Uzo Aduba Colored pins used to create a fun twist on a classic afro. 5. Issa Rae Twists in the front to spice up an afro. 6. Simone Missick High bun in … Continue reading 10 Easy Celebrity Natural Hairstyles You Can Recreate
Anxiety: a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome.Anxiety comes in many forms—panic attacks, anxiety attacks, phobia, and social anxiety—and the distinction between a disorder and “normal” Deep Breaths. I know its cliche but it actually works. Its like your slowing your body down. Your heart rate will decrease and hopefully so will … Continue reading 4 Quick Tips for Anxiety Management