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Monday, August 31, 2015

Natural Hair Inspiration | Millicent Swift: Queen-Easy High Bun

Sometimes I just want to be lazy...have a lazy week...not have to worry about my hair. Now is that time that I want to be a lazy natural for this week, but classy. Just because you want to be lazy with your hair does not mean you will not care for it.

For this week, I decided to do a high bun and follow what Millicent Swift did with her high bun: The Queen.

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Product Review: Eco Styler Olive Oil Styling Gel

I have been using this gel for years and years...really longer than any other product I have used (counting relaxed hair). This gel has been my go-to styling product since I started caring for my own hair. I'm just getting around to do the product review...well here you go:

Product:


Eco Styler Olive Oil Styling Gel Product Review (Gel)*

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Natural Hair Inspiration | Millicent Swift: Bunned Updo

The end of Summer is near...but protective styling is here!

I'm so excited about the next few months starting on my protective styling challenge until the end of March. The rules are: short term protective styling 5 days to 2 weeks.

This will help me to stay on track on my healthy hair journey and to keep my goals. So here is my first style for this series: Jasmine Bunned Updo

Monday, August 17, 2015

Contributing Article | My Last Weave Install Taught Me A Valuable Lesson

Hair Tips | Are Sew-In Weaves Bad For Your Hair?

Sometimes my kinks and coils can take so much energy to care for, especially when it’s so hot and humid in my part of the world. Don’t get me wrong, I absolutely love my hair, but it can take a lot of maintenance and at times my lifestyle just gets  too busy for hair fuss.

I’ve been natural for 2.5 years and I love my natural hair, but there was a time I wanted something different, I wanted straight hair.

Now getting a relaxer was definitely out of the question and so was straightening because I didn’t want to deal with the possible hurt and stress of getting heat damage. That only left one option, I decided to try a sew-in weave with straight hair.

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Product Review: Sensationnel Goddess Select Remi Human Hair Weave -Yaky

Product Review: Sensationnel Goddess Select Remi Human Hair Weave -Yaky
I'm very excited to share my review with you about the hair I have been using for my full sew-in. This review will be for the hair I used for my weave for the past few weeks and the actual style as well:

Monday, August 10, 2015

Contributing Article | 5 Tips To Care For Your Weave

Contributing Article | 5 Tips To Care For Your Weave


While your own natural hair is well-cared for with washing, deep conditioning, moisturizing, and sealing, your weave is beginning to look worn down, wore out, and just plain greasy! 

It's like you can never have both: a healthy scalp underneath a weave with a bird's nest weave OR flawless weave with dry hair and an itchy scalp.

Then what's the point of a weave in the first place?!

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Weave Tips | Questions, Answers, Pros, and Cons Of Sensationnel Goddess Select Remi

This style allows me to get up in the morning, "fluff," style if I want, and to moisturize/seal with a quickness. My hair is put away and that's the way I love with my protective styling.

Here are the answers to your questions, pros, and cons of my journey with  Sensationnel Goddess Select Remi Human Hair Weave -Yaky

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Weave Tips | The Journey Of My Full Sew-In Weave


So I have had this style for about a month and I thought I come to reflect on my journey for a bit. I want to talk about the style and the hair just to give your some helpful information and answer any questions you may have about Sensationnel Goddess Select Remi Human Hair Weave -Yaky.

Let's talk about them!

Monday, August 3, 2015

Contributing Article | 4 Invaluable Tips To Remember When Caring For Your Weave This Summer


Contributing Article | 4 Invaluable Tips To Remember When Caring For Your Weave This Summer
It has been extremely hot this Summer and the humidity is literally unbearable. What’s worse is that you still want to look cute despite the humidity, but your weave has other plans....


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