Using JBCO to ‘prepoo’

May 14, 2013

You can use Jamaican black castor oil in several ways: 1. As a pre-shampoo hot oil treatment . Part your hair into 2-4 sections. If your hair tangles easily, you might want to braid each section first. Dampen each hair section lightly with water or hair conditioner to allow easier spread of the oil (this step is optional). Pour the Jamaican black castor oil (JBCO) into an applicator bottle with…


Black Castor Oil benefits

May 10, 2013

There are several hair benefits of Jamaican black castor oil. 1. It helps to restore thinning hair 2. It is a good pre-shampoo conditioner. 3. It is a good hot oil treatment. 4. It helps to seal moisture into your hair and prevents hair from drying out. 5. You can use it to make your hair lie slick and flat. 6. Can help to reduce/prevent dry and itchy scalp. 7….


Black vs Clear Castor Oil

May 8, 2013

 Castor oil is a carrier oil made from castor beans. It contains a lot of fatty acids and phytochemicals which are believed to offer many skin and hair benefits. According to many scientific sources, it is the only known source of a fatty acid called ricinoleic acid, an omega -9- fatty acid. This fatty acid nourishes the hair and is also said to kill some viruses and fungi. As these micro-organisms…


Moisture Recovery Conditioner

May 6, 2013

Full name: Joico Moisture Recovery Conditioner for dry hair Product ingredients Water (Aqua) ((aqua)), Isopentyldiol, Sorbitol, Dimethicone, Behentrimonium Chloride, Stearyl Alcohol, Behenyl Alcohol, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Hydrolyzed Algin, Chlorella Vulgaris Extract, Sea Water ((Hydramine Sea Complex)), Hydrolyzed Human Hair Keratin ((Quadramine Complex)), Laurdimonium Hydroxypropyl Hydrolyzed Human Hair Keratin, Aminopropyl Dimethicone, Citric Acid, PEG 6 Methyl Ether Dimethicone, PEG 90M, Propylene Glycol, Sodium Citrate, Steartrimonium Chloride, Stearyl…


Silk Dreams Avocado Pudding

May 4, 2013

Full name: Silk Dreams Avocado Pudding Silky Conditioning Cream Product ingredients Water, Stearalkonium Chloride, Cetearyl Alcohol, Behentrimonium Methosulfate, Persea gratissima (Avocado) Butter, Persea gratissima (Avocado) Oil, Aloe barbadensis (Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice, Hydroxypropyltrimonium Honey, Panthenol, Citric Acid, Germall Plus, Fragrance Product details: This anytime conditioning cream has rich avocado butter and silky avocado oil to impart a light, silky, dreamy feel and smoothness to your hair topped off with beautiful, lustrous shine. Avocado Pudding is…


Basics: hair terminology

April 26, 2013

When you decide to embark on a hair journey, you start to hear all sort of terms. For a lot of people, this might be overwhelming and confusing. I have decided to compile a list of popular hair terminology used in the ‘hair blogosphere’ to help you have a basic understanding of these hair terms. Definitions: Prepoo – This is a short form It preventing long Escentuals the. Hair cheap…


Elasta QP Intense Conditioner

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April 24, 2013

Full name: Elasta QP Intense Fortifying Hair Conditioning Treatment Product ingredients Water (Aqua), Cetyl Alcohol, Quaternium 18, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil, Stearyl Alcohol, Cetrimonium Bromide, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Retinyl Palmitate (Vitamin A), Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C), Biotin (Vitamin H), Linoleic Acid (Vitamin F), Persia Gratissima (Avocado) Oil [contains Vitamins B2, D, A, E, K, and Potassium], Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Methylparaben, Imidazolidinyl Urea, Propylparaben, Parfum (Fragrance),…


3 minute miracle conditioner

April 23, 2013

Full name: Aussie Moist 3 Minute Miracle Deeeeep Conditioner Product ingredients Water, Stearyl Alcohol, Cyclopentasiloxane, Cetyl Alcohol, Stearamidopropyl Dimethylamine, Dimethicone, Ecklonia Radiata Extract (Australian Sea Kelp), Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Glutamic Acid, Fragrance, Benzyl Alcohol, EDTA, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Methylisothiazolinone Product details Deeeeep conditioning for damaged ‘do’s Super deep conditioning for a seriously simple fix to dry, damaged hair. It’s your own little wonder for any wrongdoing…


Water for skin and hair

March 25, 2013

Water covers 71% of the Earth’s surface and is vital for all forms of life. It is believed that humans cannot go without water for three days. However, I know a few people who have gone on a completely dry fast for ±7 days. Why do we need water? Water: acts as a solvent for many compound, nutrients and minerals in the human body and helps to distribute these necessary…


What is hair conditioning?

March 20, 2013

So what does it mean to condition your hair? Conditioning your hair means applying a product to your hair that will alter its  texture and appearance. Conditioners can either soften your hair or strengthen it, or do both. ✔You can either condition your hair before (Pre-shampoo conditioning or Prepoo for short) washing your hair or after washing your hair. ✔You can leave the conditioner on for a minute or two (Instant…