Honey, honey, honey do we have some new products on our hands! This is my second twisting cream in a matter of months, first was Taliah Waajid’s Curly Curl Cream which I’ve only used once. However, I decided to get a second option and use them interchangeably. While in St. Lucia, there was a hair store right next door to my hotel (the temptation). After … Continue reading Product Review: Creme of Nature Pure Honey Twisting Cream
Hey Guys! As you know I recently made a trip to Switzerland and while there I decided to update my hair product stash. I’m not necessarily a ‘product junkie’, but I love trying new products. I definitely don’t have a set of go-to products either. However, while searching through the stores I realized the prices were the same as back home, if not more after … Continue reading Product Review: Shea Moisture Jamaican Black Castor Oil Strengthen & Restore Treatment Masque
Hey Hey Hey! I’m slowly trying to find a balance between my lifestyle, inspiration and hair posts, so bear with me. I’m not trying to turn my blog into a natural hair blog, but it is a part of me. Although I take most of my natural hair content onto Instagram, I still want to go into depth and give a full review on products … Continue reading Hair Diary: Taliah Waajid Curly Curl Cream Review
HEY FRIENDS! So, what’s been up with my natural hair?! It’s been awhile, huh. Y’all should know by now these posts don’t come too often, but I had some high hopes for a change. Nonetheless, we’re here with a review of a long awaited clay mask! This mask has been making its rounds on the internet for a while now. At first, I couldn’t find … Continue reading Aztec Indian Healing (Bentonite) Clay Mask Review on Type 4 Hair
Hey Guys! As you may or may not know, being a naturalista involves A LOT of trial and error. From products to hairstyles, it’s all a learning process to figure out what works for you. In between those trials you may find a couple good solutions however, the process AND MONEY to get there will be consuming. What I learnt though is that it’s not … Continue reading My Favorite Products for Type 4 Natural Hair 2018
Hey guys! While I was away, I wanted to purchase some new hair products as the ones I had at home were running low. Initially I had my mind set on either Eden Body Works or TGIN but unfortunately the Walgreens I visited didn’t have either. Upon scanning their “ethnic hair” section, I came across a Shea Moisture product line made up of Manuka Honey … Continue reading Product Review: Shea Moisture Manuka Honey & Mafura Oil
Hey Friends!! As you know, I have 4C hair and it’s extremely difficult for me to find products which give me hydration and retain moisture. I’ve heard all about the benefits of aloe vera but never actually tried it for myself. As the last straw (since majority of my products have been running out) I decided to source some aloe leaves. Next step was to … Continue reading 3 Impressive Ways to Use Aloe Vera on Natural Hair
I’ve really been delaying this post for quite some time. Truth is, I’ve just been lazy and not in the mood to write. However, I’m forcing myself to get it done because “discipline“. If you’re an OG (original) follower you would have seen that I had a strict schedule of posting on Sundays & Wednesdays. Somehow, that changed and I can barely post once a week. Nonetheless, what’s been up with my hair?
I may have mentioned before how much of a task my hair is to deal with. It’s been even harder to retain moisture especially living in a tropical environment. During the summer I decided to make my load easier by doing a protective style, so I tried out faux locs for the first time. After taking them out I still wasn’t in the mood to deal with my hair so, a week later it was time for another protective style!
For this protective style I decided on Bob Braids. The longer braids usually keep me hot, and it’s difficult to tie up for sleeping/showering. I got this style from Pinterest, but it’s also quite popular on IG from a girl who does faux locs. Originally I wanted to incorporate grey/silver hair in my braids, as well as purple rubber bands on the ends. However, I wasn’t sure how “professional” it would have been in a work setting. I was also scheduled to travel for work the following week. Continue reading “Protective Style + Hair Update”
It’s been a long while, however I’m back with a review on some new products I finally got to try. In case you didn’t know between last month and earlier this month, I was rocking a protective style – Faux Locs. Since then, I’ve washed and deep conditioned my hair a few times and I think I’m now ready to give an honest review on the products used. I didn’t use products from one specific brand, but rather three which include Shea Moisture, Eden Body Works and TGIN.
Shea Moisture Raw Shea Butter Moisture Retention Shampoo
Shea Moisture Raw Shea Butter Restorative Conditioner
TGIN Honey Miracle Hair Mask
Eden Body Works Natural Curl Defining Cream
Mixture of oils (Castor Oil, Jojoba, Olive Oil) Continue reading “Wash Day + TwistOuts ft. New Hair Products”
Hey Guys, Last week I decided to do something different with my hair, as it’s summer and it needed to be tucked away. My final choice was Faux Locs. It’s a style I’ve been wanting to try for a while now, but never got around to it until recently. Knowing others who previously got the style done I knew they’d take long to do, and … Continue reading Protective Style: DIY Faux Locs