I was rather nervous in posting my review about the SmartCurl line. I am always excited to post rave reviews but ones that aren't as glowing give me pause. This is someone's baby, their hard work, their pride and joy. I will always be an objective, honest, and respectful but that doesn't make it any [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
https://youtu.be/iCYUtt_AqJE In this video I discuss a few techniques and strategies for curly hair!
This week's video is part two of products and styling. I touch more of products as far as. I will link all the products I mention below. I then include a demo of me using a curl cream and then a gel. I then air dry my hair and show you how to properly finish it. The biggest [...]
Next week I will be starting a series on curly hair; Curly Hair 101. I will be going through all the basics of curly hair. Some of the video topics will include washing, styling, maintaining, and trouble shooting. A little about me; I have fine, thin hair that varies from wavy to curly. My issues [...]
In my mission to find cleaner curly products I came across this brand, Cheeky Curls. I was browsing on Etsy and searched 'organic' and 'curly'. Many items came up but this brand caught my eye because of their packaging. While browsing their store I noticed they had sample boxes for sale which included three different [...]
I get asked all the time about my curly hair. Truth be told my hair and I have not always gotten along. For many years I straightening my hair out of frustration and ignorance of how to do it. About 10 years ago that started to change. As of 6 months ago, I think I've [...]