Striking oil (for your hair that is!)

Oil is the newest rage. Just when we thought oil made our skin prone to breakouts or our hair greasy, the assumptions are quite untrue. There is a new batch of oils popping up in boutiques and shops like Sephora, each touting different blends or benefits. Made of botanical and aromatic essential oils, not only are they made to nourish hair, but different blends and brands are for adding shine, hot weather or blow-dry repair and de-frizzing unruly, damaged hair.Using hair oil as a conditioning treatment: ...more

Book Review: The Hair Commandments

Hello Readers!I have a new book review for all of you!The Hair Commandments by Latoya Johnson-Rainey and C. Nathaniel Brown. This book was recently released and I was giving the opportunity to review it and share my honest opinion with every single one of you!...more

Should I Go Gray?

Should I stop coloring my hair?...more

LUSH Big Shampoo

 I have been hearing about this product on the internet for months. It only had good reviews and I have been wanting to try it for a while. I have to say that the main reason why I was holding off was the price: it is quite pricey for a shampoo....more

3 Ways To Avoid Waking Up With Bed Head

How to do a fishtail braid!

Today I like to show you how to do a fishtail braid! Such a simple way to make your braid look so much more put together!...more

Nailed it or Failed it? Curly Locks on Short Hair

 So since I got my hair cut, I've been experimenting with different looks. "Pushing the envelope" so to speak on the styles I can do with short hair. After going through my hair appliances, I realized that I had completely forgotten about all of the different ways I used to curl my long locks. One of the safest and my most favorite way to curl my hair was to put curling rods in. I have probably close to a hundreds curling rods of all sizes so of course, the wheels started turning.....cred: netanimations.netI figured if I could get wild curly hair, pair it with my new Hendrix shirt, ripped jeans and my new dark Transylvania lipstick, I could really pull off a badass, rockstar type of look. So I googled short,wild curly hair and and there it was.... My inspiration. ...more

Color Care| A Simple Summer Hair Regimen

Caring For Your Color Treated Natural Hair - Sharing my summer hair regimen, complete with products, prices and tips to properly maintain your color treated natural hair throughout the summer months....more

What Are The Benefits of Ceramides for Hair and Skin?

Ceramides are a life saver for the dry hair or skin girls like me. Let me tell you, having dry skin is the pits and I know all about it. I am the lucky puppy that has eczema and low porosity hair. Can you imagine the fun I have trying to keep my hair and skin properly moisturized without looking like an alligator?...more

My Hair Is a Story. I Kept the Part About the Girl with a Backbone.

Somewhere around 2009, I decided to grow my hair out. To be 100% honest, as I always am on this blog, I decided to grow my hair because I thought I would be getting married in the next few years. Boy, did I miss the mark on that one (but found my Mark three years later ... wow, that was a cheesy pun)....more
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