Pre-poo: methods and benefits

June 15, 2017

Hello! Welcome back to the blog! I think pre-poo is a really funny word. It is a short and alternative for “pre-shampoo” where you apply a treatment to dry hair prior to washing it to enable the hair withstand the shampoo’s stripping effects. It is not to be confused with hot oil treatment or oil rinses. I pre-poo every time I wash my hair as it mentally prepares me for the…

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Growing your hair on a budget

May 31, 2017

Welcome back to the blog! I’ve been putting off this post for quite a while but it is here now. We don’t admit it enough but growing natural, texlaxed or relaxed hair and buying hair products could be a little bit pricey. Every time I tell anyone about my hair regimen and products they say stuff like “why would you spend so much money on hair?”, “that’s too expensive”, “I…

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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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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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Sizzelle Hair Situation – March 2017

March 20, 2017

We’re starting the Sizzelle Hair Situation series this month. Each of our contributors share snatches of their journey. Enjoy! Uzoma Hair journey recap My hair journey started in 2012 after an unfortunate encounter with braids snatched my hairline. I chronicled my journey on my blog which starts from 2013. Jeez, almost 4 years. In 2015, I started transitioning to natural hair. I finally did my big chop last November and now…

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Introducing new bloggers: Dara’s the NEWBIE ON THE BLOCK!

February 10, 2017

We’ve glad to announce Dara, one of our newest contributors. She’s pretty awesome, here’s what she has to say for herself! How her hair journey began.. After a phase of neglecting my hair, I looked in the mirror and realized my perfectly good hair was breaking, it was ugly and it looked sick. (I’m sorry I don’t have a picture). It reminded me of my first big chop when my mom decided…

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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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