Big chop I big chopped May 2015 I became natural again after 12 years of chemical process I was natural
Natural hair week 2016, before a few months ago I had never heard of it. Well, I’m glad I discovered it! Because through this event I discovered the natural hair community!
Transitioning hairstyles are a struggle for all transitioners. I’m sorry I cannot lie. I remember trying all sorts of hairstyles during my transition and being angry and disappointed at the results. But, once you find that one style it will actually become your saving grace.
Cutting my natural hair has been an experience and a half. I’ve always known that to keep your hair healthy you must have regular trims. But cutting my natural hair meant straightening it, and you guys know how I feel about straightening my hair. Here lies my dilemma.
Spring is here! I love the spring and summer months, by the time I’m out of the shower in the morning the sun starts showing it’s face. So in my mind now is the time to say bye to my protective styles for awhile and really enjoy wearing my hair out. I’ve started rocking a […]
Hair growth challenge One of my new years resolutions was to go on a hair growth challenge. I had never done one before but after being inspired by a natural on You-Tube, I thought why not?
Marley twists are a protective style which I use regularly. They are my favourite protective style at the moment for when I feel like my hair needs a break or I just want to shake it up a bit. I usually keep them in for 4 weeks. By then I always miss my hair so […]
Shea Butter. This seemed to me some sort of magical Elixir that everyone kept talking about. I heard it was so amazing, that once you try Shea butter – well you can’t ever go back. So, when I popped into my local hair shop to buy a new leave in conditioner and I saw a […]
Wash day, the dreaded wash day. The longest day in a naturals routine and yet the most important. The way we treat our hair on wash day determines the health of our hair. So what do we need for wash day?
Protective styling is every natural’s secret weapon. I know I mentioned it briefly in my winter hair care post but I figured we should go into the ins and outs of protective styling. Protective styling is when you wear your hair in a low/ no manipulation style for a long period of time. It’s a […]