Effective Essential Oils: Benefits, Uses and Where to find them (Part 2)

May 19, 2017

And we’re back! The other post was getting too long so I decided to make it into two posts. If you haven’t read the first one, read it here. Here are some other essential oils that I love! CEDARWOOD ESSENTIAL OIL It is extracted from the wood of the cedrus atlantica tree through steam distillation. This essential oil can stimulate hair follicles and increase circulation to the scalp contributing to…

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Effective Essential Oils: Benefits, Uses and Where to find them (Part 1)

April 25, 2017

Welcome back to the blog!! It’s been so long. I’m sorry I’ve been caught up with school stuff (finalist) *inserts girl in red dancing emoji*. Let’s talk essential oils! Sometimes might think that it is quite unnecessary to apply oils to our scalps since we have glands which produce sebum however frequent washing strips the hair of its natural coat of oil causing the scalp to become dry, or flaky…

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Getting to Know… Jojoba Oil

January 20, 2017

Welcome back to the blog! First things first, how do you pronounce the word “jojoba”? It was quite surprising to realize I didn’t even need the “j” …lol. By the way, it is /hƏ’hoƱbƏ/ – “hoh-hoh-bah” for those of us who paid attention in phonetics or oral English class ever…. lol I did! Okay back to the post!! WHAT IS JOJOBA OIL? Jojoba oil is not actually oil but wax…

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Jasmine Oil: My First Essential Oil Experience

January 16, 2017

I have never been an essential oils person, but recently I realized that it is actually beneficial to the hair and scalp, I purchased a couple of them and jasmine oil was my first choice. The fragrance alone caught me from the very moment the package arrived. It had this warm, sweet floral aroma that was actually relaxing and romantic. BENEFITS OF JASMINE ESSENTIAL OIL FOR THE SCALP Jasmine oil…

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Nigerian Natural Hair Products: A Directory For Natural Hair Products Made In Nigeria

Nigerian Natural Hair Products: A Directory For Natural Hair Products Made In Nigeria
January 12, 2017

In recent times, the natural hair movement in Nigeria has made significant progress. Right now, the industry is growing in leaps and bounds and one can only marvel. With an evolving industry comes enterprises. People are now looking inwards rather than looking outwards for products and tools. Enter Nigerian Natural Hair Products.   Nigerian Natural Hair Products is a curated directory which showcases the very best natural hair products formulated…

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My Sizzelle Clearance Sale Haul

November 25, 2016

I’m a sucker for sales. It gives me absolute pleasure plus I get to shop for things I don’t immediately need. Which is why when Sizzelle announced the 70% Clearance Sale, I could not wait. So, what did I get? I got to repurchase a few of my staples and try new products. Also, I was careful not to over – do it. Like buying three tubs of deep conditioners…

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Benefits of Rice Bran Oil for Hair and Skin

November 21, 2016

We all know that Asian women live for their beauty secrets, Rice Bran Oil is one that is particularly well-kept! What is Rice Bran Oil? Like many carrier oils, a natural antioxidant. It could be ingested as a cooking oil and also be used topically on the skin and for the hair. What does it do? Its benefits vary depending on how it is used. For skin: – it is…

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Gentelle Hair Fruits Coconut Smooth Conditioner (Review)

Gentelle Hair Fruits Coconut Smooth Conditioner (Review)
November 15, 2016

I was at the store yesterday to replenish my stash. Of course, when I got to the hair section, I reached out for my favourite VO5 conditioner but realised that the price had conveniently doubled. This meant that I couldn’t buy two bottles as I intended to. So, I picked one and looked around for a cheaper alternative. I saw the rebranded Gentelle Hair Fruits Coconut Smooth Conditioner and figured, what could…

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11 Hair Products Currently On Sale

11 Hair Products Currently On Sale
November 13, 2016

Did you know that the Sizzelle store always has products on sale? For as high as 60% off, you can get your favorite products at a steal. At the moment, There are currently eleven hair products that are have been massively slashed and I’m here to share them with you.   1. ELASTA QP Intense Fortifying Hair Conditioning Treatment – N1,800 Elasta QP Intense Fortifying Hair Conditioner repairs brittle, damaged hair with maximum moisture…

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Learn How To Make Virgin Coconut Oil At Home

Learn How To Make Virgin Coconut Oil At Home
September 12, 2016

You’ll probably be seeing a lot of simple tutorials that you can do at home from now on. We need to find different ways to be frugal and this is definitely one of them. Have you ever tried to make coconut oil by yourself at home? I know I have. Once. The quantity I got discouraged me from the entire process. But now, I might have to revisit it because…

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