Life is funny, the more things change the more they stay the same. Picture this: It's around 2010 and the gospel that spread around the "Natural Hair Community" was that using Hair Grease was damaging to the hair. It was so damaging that the entire community should forego using the products and . . .
I honestly didn't think that I would make a "comeback" on this blog. Why? Well, I honestly felt like my new ideas and thought processes would not work well on the current platform. For years, yes years, I wrote down lists of ideas for the blog and YouTube channel. I even thought about creating a . . .
Love the Hair you Wear, indeed. I had the wonderful opportunity to attend the natural hair event, Love the Hair you Wear located at Blind Whino in Washington, D.C. This is the third installment of this annual event and it was well worth the ticket price. In the past years, I heard about this event . . .
One of the most frustrating things when moving to a new city as a woman is finding a new place to call your salon. When you're black naturalista it's even more complicated because you're not sure who's really skilled and educated in caring for natural hair. The black hair salon search is sooooo . . .
It took a long time for me to get this final review out and I'm not sure why. :-)I have been using the Shea Moisture Jamaican Black Castor Oil line since I first reviewed it in August 2014. After that post, I decided to purchase the remaining items in the line to see if they lived up to my . . .
I heard this term, "Straight Natural" being thrown around while listening to my favorite podcast by Curlbox’s founder Myleik Teele. Meh, I don’t know. I ventured out this past weekend and flat ironed my hair on my own after years so many years. To be clear, I had my hair flat ironed professionally . . .
For the past month and some change, I have been wearing my hair straight. It has been very … interesting. It’s been two years since I attempted to straighten my hair and I lost my touch. Back in the day day, I used to press my own hair. Lately I had to learn how to straighten my hair again . . .
Here's the actual demo of my wash and go routines that I talked so much about in my previous post.As you can see in this video the techniques are very simple. I don't like to complicate things especially when I'm a busy woman. Hope you enjoy and I hope this is helpful.P.S.The music being played in . . .
I've been playing around with Wash N Go's All Summer Long. Here's a recap of my coils in LIVING COLOR! LOL! Had so much fun and got so many compliments on really good wash and go days. Every wash and go ain't perfect but you learn to appreciate the imperfection. My wash and go routines are pretty . . .
I adore this product line. Let's start there. This new line from Shea Moisture is everything I could have dreamed of all mixed in beautiful containers. Oh the moisture! What product line? Well if you can't tell by the title of this post, the new line is called Jamaican Black Castor Oil by Shea . . .