Double Dutch Braid Tutorial

A couple weeks ago, I posted this double braid on my Instagram, and a couple of people asked how to do it. I have no idea how I ended up with it, though, other than trying to get the appearance of a really thick braid. You will laugh at how simple this is! ...more
That does look easy!more

Styling Tools Every Natural Needs

As a new natural, you may get caught up in finding products that work for your hair and often become a product junkie as a result....more

busy mom beach hair

I've had long hair with layers, long hair with bangs, a long bob, chocolate brown hair with caramel highlights, light brown hair with auburn highlights...the list goes on. I normally tire of my hairstyle after a few months but my recent cut and color has been on point thanks to my good friend, Ann.Sometimes short hair can actually take more work than long hair since you can't just throw it in a ponytail. I love doing beach waves for two reasons:...more

I'm a Classic Woman

 I was inspired by a comment made about my hair color. I was sitting in a meeting at work and my coworker said “I never thought someone as sophisticated as you would wear purple hair!” I took offense to his comment because my hair color doesn’t change my sophistication level. I work in the tech world. Our employee handbook basically says don’t show up naked....more

Summer Proof & Easy Hair : Pin Curls

A while back I did a post on my blog on one of my favorite, humidity proof hairstyles -- pin curls!  In my original post, I used Mizani's Thermasmooth Guard Serum, along with a curling iron.  I'm still a big fan of the curls, as I especially LOVE the convenience and extra time I have with the no-fuss do, but since I'm always trying new products, I've switched it up a bit....more

4 Beauty Benefits of Coconut Oil


4 Great Cleansers for Type 4 Hair

Many naturals swear off shampoo once they big chop or end their transition. While cowashing is great for keeping your strands moisturized, cleansing and clarifying on at least a monthly basis is needed to rid your hair of product buildup, creating a clean surface for your scalp....more


Hola lindas!! Today’s post is for my naturalistas with the 3c/4a/4b/4c hair types. I have 3c/4a hair texture and I am always experimenting with various products to ensure that my natural styles are ALWAYS serving “sista girl realness”. I am a huge fan of the Shea Moisture product line. I was excited when I found the Shea Moisture Jamaican Black Castor Oil set of products and of course, I bought them and was giddy with delight to try them....more

Get Rid of Frizzy Hair