How to win in 2018 as a product junkie!

January 6, 2018

Is being a product junkie a thing? Totally! A product junkie is a person with a compulsive habit of buying products. Often times people think that’s a bad thing but it really isn’t. I’ll be telling you the pros and cons of being a product junkie as well as how to avoid falling into the trap of spending all your coins on products. Also there’s a fun little quiz at the end!…

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5 valuable lessons from my 18-month transition to natural hair

January 17, 2017

In November 2016, I concluded my 18-month transition to natural hair. It wasn’t the easiest process but I’m glad I went through it. You can check out my big chop in the video below. With various journeys, we learn so much along the way. I would like to share some valuable lessons from my transition. (1) Do it at your own pace When I decided to go natural, I knew…

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How Ronke Raji Grew Her Natural Hair In 4 Months!

How Ronke Raji Grew Her Natural Hair In 4 Months!
January 10, 2017

Ronke Raji is a popular beauty vlogger and social media influencer who is known for her SLAYAGE! I mean, she slays both online and offline. She was recently in Lagos for the annual Nigerian Natural Hair and Beauty Show and it was obvious that her slay was authentic. Anyways. she recently cut her natural hair again and in her new video she explains how she grew her hair back in…

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eBunite’s Sleek Bun with just 2 products!

[PROTECTIVE STYLE] Sleek Bun
December 23, 2016

I attended the 17th edition of Naturals In The City over the weekend. Usually, I come up with a hairstyle way before the event but this time around I was too busy to even remember. I had to spend over an hour in front of the mirror before I could come up with a decent style. I went from one style to the other until I settled on an afro…

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[WASH DAY] Multani Mitti Mud Mask + Tips For A Successful Wash Day

[WASH DAY] Multani Mitti Mud Mask + Tips For A Successful Wash Day
December 14, 2016

I typically don’t put up my wash days except I do something quite different. I’ve finally fallen into a routine of sorts and my wash day pretty much comprises of a mud mask + deep condition. This time, I decided to switch things up a bit. The last time Kemi Lewis styled my hair, she said I had product build up. I was confused because I had just washed my hair…

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Starter Tips for Starter Locs

November 23, 2016

Welcome to Tunrie’s loc journey! Yes you guessed it! I’m loc-ing up my hair. Let the countdown begin!  If you’re thinking of locs, here are some starter tips for you.  Research : as with anything, research is really important. Before making the decision, I had to educate myself. I discovered that I could start my locs with two methods: crocheting which will give me immediate locs, no wait periods; and starter…

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5 Henna Tips for a Newbie 

November 20, 2016

Quick morning poll: How often do you use henna? Please RT — Sizzelle (@Sizzellestore) October 21, 2016 This poll conducted by the @sizzellestore revealed that 100% of those who followed our page had never tried henna! Even as the sample size is quite tiny but I’m sure someone would find this post useful. I tried henna for the first time last week. I couldn’t pass up the opportunity since someone else…

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5 Foods I’ve Used On My Natural Hair

August 18, 2016

Every healthy hair journey includes the product junkie phase. I mean, it’s inevitable. When you finally decide to take your hair more seriously, you need good products to use. But before you find your holy grail products, you might have to go through a series of trial and error. Or if you’re anything like me, you might look to find useful things around you. Starting from your kitchen for instance….

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DIY: Turn Your Clays Into Hair Masques With This Recipe

August 10, 2016

The other day, someone said that she doesn’t think about clays – Bentonite, Rhassoul – as more than cleansers. I obviously did not agree with that. So, I told her that they are so much more than that. I thought the situation was coincidental as I had just exhausted my first pack of Bentonite Clay and opened a new one. Clays are the next best thing to happen to my natural…

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Ebunite’s Wash Day Disaster: Shikaikai and Aritha

June 13, 2016

I just realized that this is officially my very first wash day disaster post. Last wash day, I decided to continue my routine of clays/powders as mud masks as opposed to the regular shampooing/conditioning. I also wanted to exhaust my Ayurvedic powders so I chose the last two I haven’t used in a long time – Shikaikai and Aritha. But first, as usual, I did a hot oil treatment to…

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