When people come to me and ask "isn't it hard to comb your hair?" or "I'd love to have your hair but I'm afraid of the comb" are probably the most common sayings I hear from people. And to answer that question, it really isn't that much of a deal to comb my hair, in … Continue reading To comb or not to comb?!?
Believe it or not, I had not known there was such a thing called hair porosity until a couple of weeks ago. It made me see things a whole lot differently about understanding my hair and how to maintain it. Ok, so some of you may have heard this already, but for some who don't … Continue reading Why you should know your Hair Porosity
Having just been away now for some time, I took the time to really understand what it really means to have come this far in my hair journey. I have to admit, there had been some days where I had just been frustrated because of the back and forth of figuring out which products … Continue reading Lessons of the Natural Hair Journey
I tried 3 ranges from the Afro botanics hair care products and I was mostly interested about the shampoo and deep conditioner, because for me these two are most critical when it comes to wash day. A shampoo and a deep conditioner determine the moisture or dryness of my hair during a wash routine. Lately, … Continue reading Product Review: Afro Botanics
There’s a hairstyle I tried a couple of days ago, (I call it the Dreadlocks effect because people presume I’m on dreadlocks!) of curly twists about a week ago, quick and easy to do. Less manipulation on your hair and it lasted me up to a week. Steps: You just simply twist your hair in … Continue reading Quick Fun Hairstyle
The preference between air drying and blow drying hair after a hair wash is one that goes a long way and still even today, depending on the type of hair you have. For relaxed hair, it has been practiced for years and is a usual thing that after a hair wash, the hair is exposed … Continue reading Air Drying 4c Natural Hair
Lately I’ve got into the habit of doing my own hair but mostly it’s just a matter of exploring and experiencing. I tried doing box braids for the first time and I’m glad to say that it wasn’t bad at all ( did these about a month ago). I actually thought box braids were difficult … Continue reading Protective Styling 2017
I'm really thankful and excited to receive my very first nomination award ever for The Versatile Blogger Awards! Since I started this blog, it has been nothing but great to share knowledge and receive knowledge from fellow bloggers. I have to thank my sister naturalkinkstrinis for this amazing nomination. All naturalistas, please do check out … Continue reading The Versatile Blogger Award
African Braiding Hair is an ancient tribe which was founded in a couple of countries in the likes of Asia, Europe, Africa, Egypt and many more! Hair braiding is predicted to have started back in the 3500 B.C but it cannot be traced to the exact time period located. In fact it might have started … Continue reading Quick Fun Facts: Did you know?
It’s 2017 and I hope all is well with you. Let’s toast to a good year ahead! These are probably the “not so good” products I have tried in the past year and I thought I should share the downs and probably the ups about the products I am about to mention. It’s been a … Continue reading Product Review: Aunt Jackie’s and African Pride