Leave Blue Ivy Carter and Her Natural Hair Alone | #Beauty

I Am Blue Ivy CarterI am a Natural Curly-Fro wearing Classy, Black Girl. My hair has been through it all from perms to presses, braids to weaves and everything in between. Most of the time the goal was to always change how my hair was presented to the world....more
Thank you for reaffirming that I don't have to torture my kid's heads for the sake of other's ...more

Top 10 Beauty Resolutions for 2014

Here we are! 2014. New calendar; clean slate; fresh start. New beginnings make me giddy. I love the excitement of writing on the first page of a new journal, or reading the first paragraph of a new book. I even love the newness that each morning brings me, with opportunities do things a little better than I did them the day before. While reflecting on this past year, I was reminded of some victories, and decided to share them with you....more
It's harder than one would think to find a straight out answer to what a daily skincare regimen ...more

Back to the Chemicals

I never wrote a post about switching to all natural shampoo and conditioner but, I assure you, it happened....more

2014 Beauty Bucket List


Older Natural Hair Feature - Dormaine G.

 Dormaine G.NEW AUTHOR!!!  1. How long have you been Natural? I have been natural for about four years, since March 2010. ...more

These are a few of my favorite things

I realize, it's been quite a while since I've done one of these segments and I think it's about that time. ...more

Natural hair trends in 2013...will they resurface in 2014?

 To some, Natural Hair itself will be a trend in 2014 but if you are a Natural haired woman, you already know to many of us that's a lifetsyle change.  Yea the Natural hair movement will gain even more traction with newer members but calling it a trend needs to stop. A trend is something that moves or changes.  Our natural hair?  No changes on that but what we choose to do with it...yea, that's where you see the changes.  ...more

Natural hair mistakes of 2013

  I am have been a big believer of learning from your mistakes.  I feel the best way to keep from repeating my mistakes is owning them and then moving on. I did not have many Natural hair mistakes in 2013 but the ones I had were doosies and worth mentioning and I am vowing to never do them again.  Learn from your mistakes so that you may not repeat them, right?  Right! ...more

Winterize Your Hair Pt.3 - Using Heat Tools

 Although you may be tempted to go for that "sleek", straight look this winter, proceed with caution. Especially if you are on a journey to longer, healthier hair where length retention is a must! ...more

Winterize Your Hair Pt.2 - Protective Styling

 My bun in a clip P-styleProtective styling (P-styling as I lovingly call it) is all about protecting your ends. Your ends are the oldest part of your hair and thus, are the most fragile part. Being a prime candidate for splitting and breaking off, they require the most TLC if you want to be successful in retaining length.  ...more