What is Unprofessional Hair in the Workplace?

We have all seen the many articles and heard countless stories of people being mistreated or reported or disciplined because of unprofessional hair in their workplaces. What is unprofessional hair? Well employers have said this is "unkempt" hair ...and almost always unkempt equals kinky/coily/frizzy/messy. Firstly I must say I can understand why messy unkempt hair…

I Asked 3 Men What They Think About Black Hair…

Men unfortunately have opinions about everything (just kidding), and their number one concern happens to be a woman's appearance! (again just “kidding”) We all know they have opinions on how we dress, how much makeup we wear, and of course our hair. I asked a few men to answer some questions for me regarding their…

So… I Realized Money Wouldn’t Make Me Happy…

 So…I realized money would not make me happy. *I’m doing something different this week and collaborating with another great blogger! She has awesome content similar to this post over on xojanielr.com! Be sure to read till the end to find out about "You Aren't Rich Until You Have Something Money Cant Buy"* I was watching my…

Product Junkie? Read This

Brands come out with new products daily, and if not it feels that way. There is always a new product with a new name and new packaging but the secret is it does the same thing the rest of your products do. There are gels, thick creams, water based products like leave in conditioners, regular conditioner, shampoo, deep conditioners, edge controls/pomades, and oils. (I…

Type 4 Hair Representation in the Natural Hair Community

Recently I did a poll on my Instagram stories asking “do you feel you see a fair representation of 4C hair on social media?”. Here were the results. This interested me a lot, it being split right down the middle. I got someone who asked what was type 4 hair, and I found that funny…

4 Quick Tips for Anxiety Management

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…

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…