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 Building A 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 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 protein … Continue reading 4 Steps To Preventing Breakage in Natural Hair and Retaining Length
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 Drugstore 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
Does this twistout equal self hate? Or am i reaching? I have a mixture of 4A-4C hair, its definitely not all the same texture. Anyone who can relate knows how much of a pain that is when your hair behaves differently based on where it is on your head. The crown of my hair is loose curly hair, the back and sides of my head … Continue reading Kinky vs. Curly: Twistouts and Self-Hate
I must say, I wasn’t always a believer in deep conditioners. This explains why my list is so short! The idea of putting on product and leaving it on just to wash it out seemed like a waste of money. I also thought what can a deep conditioner or masque do that regular conditioner cant? You live and you learn. Deep conditioning is the truth … Continue reading 4 Deep Conditioners You Should Try