My Curly Haircut

The last time I got my hair cut was in January of this year. That was also the last time I had my hair blown straight. I had given birth to my son the month previous and I cut it with the anticipation of the dreaded postpartum hair loss. The lady I had gone to, [...]

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Single Ingredient Spotlight: Flax Seed

https://youtu.be/JZuLil6ozYE   In our next video using a single ingredient we use flax seed. I am sure many of you may have seen a DIY on flax seed gel. It is very easy, affordable, and clean. In the video linked above I show you how I make the gel, use it in my hair, and [...]

Origins Influenster Box & My Current Skincare Routine

https://youtu.be/bhffrhRoq54   I received the influenster box about a week ago and inside was a few products from Origins. If this would have been 10, even 5 years ago I would have been so excited. This time I was a bit bummed as I had done my homework and I know that Origins is no [...]

Refreshing Second Day Curls with Slippery Elm

https://youtu.be/Fqa7jfBO2OU In this video I demo how I refresh my second day curls using the slippery elm. I used the slippery elm on first day hair as well. This is so far my favorite. It feels closest to actual product. It offers some home and great slip. It is also very affordable and easy to [...]

Single Ingredient Spotlight: Slippery Elm

https://youtu.be/e1LaWOaW47s In this video I discuss and demo slippery elm, how I prepare it, and how I apply it to my hair.  This is another humectant but surprisingly I had different  results thank expected. Click the link above to watch and see why!

Single Ingredient Spotlight: Marshmallow Root

https://youtu.be/-goluG3tbzg This week we focus on marshmallow root on our hair! This is another humectant. I had originally planned on only spotlighting one humectant but in looking further into different humectants I wanted to see if there was much of a difference between them since so many are used at once at times in certain [...]

Single Ingredient Spotlight: Aloe

https://youtu.be/LXKliQia_Ic This will be the first spotlight in several I have planned. My goal is to dissect and single out one ingredient we commonly see in hair care products. I want to see how they act in my hair alone so I can better understand how that product might work in my hair or to [...]

The Oil Cleansing Method

  After my review of cleansers I decided to try my hand at oil cleansing. I had heard about it and watched a few videos on it previously but I don't think I full grasped the concept. Oil cleansing is a way to cleanse your skin. You heard me right, oil.  Similar to how us [...]

Curly Hair 101: Conditioning & Hair Oil

https://youtu.be/4-YAqwAehXY I would like to share with you a few extra ways I take care of my hair when it comes to conditioning, moisturizing, and just some regular maintenance. Deep Conditioning As far as deep conditioning goes I know  there is a lot of people who are very religious and rigorous about the deep conditioning [...]