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 I Got Heat Damage, Now What?
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 protein … Continue reading 4 Steps To Preventing Breakage in Natural Hair and Retaining Length
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
WIG REVIEW! I purchased this wig from wigtypes.com Its my trusted wig site, it has a variety of wigs at great prices. I got the full lacefront wig in the color SB/30. There are brown streaks throughout which resemble the color in my own hair. This wig cost 25.99. Before purchasing this wig I watched MANY YouTube videos to see how it was styled and how others … Continue reading Outre Big Beautiful 4A Wig Review
Ive been suffering from an itchy scalp more recently , here are some tips I use to relieve the itch! Oil scalp weekly (at least !) Oiling my scalp after wash day makes a big difference throughout the week. Most times my scalp is itchy because its just dry. Your scalp needs TLC too! I like to oil my scalp with coconut oil, olive oil, … Continue reading 5 Tips for Relieving an Itchy Scalp
How do you recover your hair from heat damage? You don’t!
I think the most common struggle people with natural hair go through is dealing with dry hair. It is the top complaint I hear! You may have all the “right” products, you’re doing what YouTube is telling you to do and your hair is still dry. Moisture Is what allows hair to stretch and be springy, shiny, and healthy. Sometimes your hair can look dry but it is not! … Continue reading 5 Reasons Your Natural Hair is Dry
Anytime my hair is tangling and acting unruly, I know one of the main factors may be its time for a trim.
Yes the dreaded wash day. It’s tangled, not clean, and dry dry dry. However, when I hear friends and natural haired individuals on social media complain that wash day takes them many hours, I am confused.
I think we can agree we all have a love hate relationship with shrinkage. It lets us know out hair is moisturized and healthy but doesn’t allow us to show off all out length! One way to combat shrinkage is by stretching your hair. The act of elongating it to give you more length and volume! Here are my favorite three ways to stretch my hair!
You have a busy week ahead you know you will NOT have any time to deal with your restyling hair every night. Your choices are either spend some serious money to get some box braids installed, run to the beauty supply to get some hair and spend hours doing it yourself, or go bald.