The Multipurpose Life of JBCO!

June 28, 2017

We all know Jamaican Black Castor Oil is a natural treasure in the natural community. JBCO has been touted for its ability to thicken hair, revive edges, get rid of dandruff and even act as a deep conditioner. Here are some other benefits of JBCO and why it’s a must-have in your hair stash! Restore thinning hair Pre-shampoo conditioner. Hot oil treatment. Helps to seal moisture into your hair and…

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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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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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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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Benefits Of Palm Kernel Oil

August 17, 2016

I recently got some Palm Kernel Oil. I was looking to get new oils and this just jumped at me plus it was readily available. As always, the first thing I did was to smell the oil and it was not very pleasant. Although the seller had warned me before purchase, it still did not prepare me for its nutty scent. Palm kernel oil is an edible plant oil derived from…

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The Benefits And Uses Of Jojoba Oil

July 28, 2016

I got some Jojoba Oil recently and the first thing I did was to check for the consistency and smell. To be honest, I was a tad disappointed. I expected a thicker consistency similar to Castor Oil or even Coconut Oil. Instead, I got a thin sheet-like oil.  Anyways, my disappointment doesn’t make it any less functional. Let’s find out what makes this oil tick. What then is Jojoba Oil? Jojoba oil…

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Benefits of Jasmine Essential Oil

May 20, 2016

When I opened my first bottle of Jasmine oil, I knew I was in for a treat. I loved the flowery scent which overpowered and seized the atmosphere. This is possibly the best purchase I’ve made in recent times. Plus, I got it on sale for half the price. It doesn’t get any better than that. So, what is Jasmine Oil? What exactly makes it tick? Jasmine essential oil is…

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