Why Your Hair Scissors Play a Key Role in Your Hair Journey

August 24, 2017

As a loose natural (and even now as a loc-head), I had to deal with tons of single strand knots also known as SSKs. These knots may seem inconsequential but they used to drive me nuts! My first instinct is always to snap them off when I feel them (I still indulge in this guilty pleasure)! With time I realised that this was extremely bad for my ends. With every…

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Back to the shampoo basics

June 26, 2017

I started looking for ways to shorten my washdays as soon as my schedule became too packed for me to cope. It came to a point when I’d choose a good night’s rest over washing my hair. Yes, I have gone weeks without washing my hair and it surely suffered for it. There are several tested and tried ways to go about wash days. We have spoken about the importance of…

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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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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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How to do herbal rinses for hair

March 29, 2016

The first thought that crossed my mind when I bought my herbs were hair rinses. I couldn’t wait to make different combinations as my hair desired. So, what makes herbal hair rinses different from the regular tea and vinegar rinses we usually do? First of all, hair rinses are possibly the cheapest way to treat hair and scalp issues. Herbal rinses can actually help with circulation in the scalp, aid…

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