Is Your Hair Breaking? Find Out How To Minimize Breakage!

How Natural Hair Icon Teyonah Parris Learnt To Embrace Her Hair
February 9, 2017

My friends often talk to me about their hair and the first thing they say in the whiniest voice ever is “my hair is breaking and I need it to stop!” Since I hear this a lot, I figured I should write a post about it. The first thing you need to know is that it is impossible to have zero breakage because general hair practices can cause some degree…


My Love-Hate Relationship With Cantu Leave-in Repair Cream

My Love-Hate Relationship With Cantu Leave-in Repair Cream
October 20, 2016

The other time, I wrote a review for Cantu Shea Butter Leave-in Repair cream. Well, I take it all back. After exhausting my first tub, I’m here to correct the misconceptions I had. 1. The fragrance still puts me off. It’s so overwhelming and it lingers for a long time. 2. The size – price ratio is perfect as it lasts me up to six months. You get the value…


Quick tips to revive your braids and scalp

July 24, 2016

With my scalp clean, I always feel like I’m walking on sunshine. I’m fairly active and not always preoccupied with my hair but with help, I went from feeling uncomfortable and scheming to take out my braids to feeling light and airy, loving my braids all over again! What changed? The condition of my scalp! How did I do that? Well you’re about to find out and I’d toss in…


What is the difference between a leave-in conditioner and a moisturizer?

July 20, 2016

No, they are not the same. At the beginning of every healthy hair journey, one of the staple product that is recommended is a leave – in conditioner. A moisturizer is also necessary but not all the time. It is rather dispensable when compared to the leave-in conditioner. But before we talk about the difference(s), it is important to distinguish them so as to use them appropriately. Although, they are…


How To Choose The Best Relaxer For You

April 29, 2016

Contrary to previous belief, the best relaxer for your hair is not the relaxer that stretches it to the point where it loses all traces of its natural bounce, color and strength. Such relaxers tend to strangle your hair’s soul till your hair begins to hang dull and limp. Certainly your mane deserves to be treated better! The ideal relaxer is the one that gently softens your hair whilst retaining…


Product review: Argan oil hydrating hair masque

March 2, 2016

When a hair blogger tells you how soft a product made her hair, it makes you literally dash out of your door to the nearest supermarket to try out these products…sometimes it works for you, other times it’s a disaster. This product has been on my shelf for months now and I told you I don’t have a strict regimen…I just reach for this conditioner when I need to deep-condition…


What is co-washing?

February 25, 2016

You’re probably over familiar with the concept of co-washing but for old time’s sake and that of the newbies, let’s discuss it once more, shall we? What exactly is so fantastic about using conditioners to wash our hair instead of the good ole shampoos? You know how growing up, we were used to sulphate shampoos to wash our hair? Sometimes, conditioners don’t even show up. We find our hair stylists…


Stephanie’s RELAXER UPDATE! ?

November 23, 2015

Hi Sizzelle Town! After about 6 long months of stretching, I finally got my hair relaxed and oh am I loving it ? ! I’ve been a bit weary about relaxing my hair again because as I mentioned previously, my last relaxer left me with a mixture of textures; my ends were bone straight and the back was so under-processed, it was practically natural. The front was nicely textured and I…


5 less-basic ways to wear cornrows and twists

October 28, 2015

Cornrows and twists are usually the foundation of most protective styles. Which means they can get monotonous after a while. Well, have you ever considered wearing them differently? Yep! They’re more stylish ways to WEAR them rather than box braids, marley twists or just general cornrows. Let’s get to it. 1. This really intricately woven style 2. Cornrows couldn’t be any more desirable 3. Flat-twisting is the way forward 4….


7 natural hair techniques you should know (infographic)

September 10, 2015

Infographics are literally the best. You could easy save them on your devices and refer to them whenever you need to with little or no effort. That’s why I’m always on the lookout for great, informative and generally awesome ones to make this healthy hair journey a bit easier. Here’s one on seven curly/kinky/coiling or better still natural hair techniques you should know. Source These are techniques that basically help…