Scalp dryness: causes and remedies

April 30, 2017

Hello best friends! I feel like we are at that point in our relationship. So welcome back to the blog! I hope you are good. We’ll be talking about scalp dryness. It is a problem that actually affects a lot of us >_<. In this post, I have tried to cover its causes and some solutions. WHAT CAUSES SCALP DRYNESS AND HOW TO DEAL Dehydration – when you drink a lot of…

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Dandruff: the fight for scalp peace

April 29, 2017

Today we’ll be talking about something that somehow bothers everyone *drumroll*… DANDRUFF!!! For reals, what type of name is dandruff??? D AND RUFF?? DAN DRUFF …I’M JUST JOKING!! So, dandruff is a scalp condition branded by itchy and flaky scalp. The itch is unbearable and annoying and the flakes can be somewhat embarrassing. You know you’re hanging out with friends and this handsome dude you’ve been gawking at looks at your…

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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…

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Why Protective Styling? Here’s Your Response!

February 8, 2017

Welcome back to the blog! (I should really find a bomb way to say this), Holla Amigo? Don’t worry I’ll find it. So today we’d be talking about a necessity, you know, something every person on any hair journey should be doing … PROTECTIVE STYLING *moonwalks out of the building* just kidding, still here. A protective style can be said to be any hairstyle that protects your hair from an…

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[VIDEO] Tips to Minimize Single Strand Knots from Laila of Fusion of Cultures

January 28, 2017

Since I went natural, dealing with single strand knots (SSKs) has been a challenge.  I’m learning how to deal with them each day. For example, I notice if I style my hair in twists there are fewer knots. Over on YouTube, Laila of Fusion of Cultures started her #SayNoToGariEnds movement 🙂 by sharing her tips to minimize SSKs. In the video, she explains what SSKs are, states the reasons why…

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5 Platinum Rules for Healthy Hair Care

January 25, 2017

Welcome back to the blog!!! If you have ever seen How I Met Your Mother (season 3 episode 11) , you’d know that there is a rule above the golden rule… yes you heard me, it’s the PLATINUM RULE! I think that all girls wish they had beautiful and healthy hair. Good hair care is essential for healthy and beautiful hair. So I’m about to tell you (whether you want me…

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DIY: How to dye your hair at home

January 20, 2017

Hair colour adds pizzazz your look. For the frugal, dyeing your hair at home is the way to go! To switch things up a bit, I’m going to list 4 reasons why you should be more playful with your hair. Compliments – bucketfuls of nice, endearing compliments More attention to your hair – if you want to trick yourself into caring more for your hair, get it coloured! Colouring alters…

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How To Treat Itchy Scalp

December 19, 2016

The latest enquiry I’ve gotten recently was about dealing with itchy scalp. Of course, before we started I went on to ask the rudimentary questions. Do you have a regimen? When last did you wash your hair? How often do you wash your hair? e.t.c Apparently, she didn’t have a regimen and she noticed that her scalp itches every time she made her hair with or without extensions. Now, what…

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Satin Bonnets: Stay On vs Drawstring?

November 27, 2016

One of the fundamental rules of hair care is sleeping with a satin bonnet. Whatever you do, make sure you sleep with a satin bonnet. Ideally, your hair must be moisturized daily, mostly at night. But practically, that really never happens except if you think it’s really dry. Bonnets particularly prevent your hair from drying out at night.     Personally, I’ve been using satin bonnets since the beginning of my…

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