8 Benefits Of Avocado Oil

September 22, 2014

Avocado Oil is derived from the fruit pulp of avocado (Persea americana) which is very high in oleic acid. According to the UCLA Center for Human Nutrition in California, avocado oil has the highest vitamin E (hair and skin food) content, unsaturated fats and contains more protein than any other fruit and more potassium than a banana. It’s also loaded with lecithin, beta-carotene and vitamins A and D. It offers…


Wash day – a henna kind of day!

September 18, 2014

Although my last wash day was not my best, my hair still stayed smooth till wash day. Thanks to my arsenal of Pura body naturals Sapote hair lotion, Hairveda Red Satin moisturiser and Naturalista Cosmetics Juicy Yummy Hair moisturizer. Understanding the rationale behind mixing conditioners This wash day (12th September) went as follows: Applied Ouidad’s Salon Series OMEGA-3 Replenishing Hair Treatment to my hair. It contains a lipid called 18-MEA….


After 6 weeks, I washed my braids

September 9, 2014

I got to the stage where I had to wash my braids, the build up was  obvious so I had to wash it……. PRODUCTS USED: Parachute coconut oil African Naturalistas Shampoo Warm Water African Naturalistas Detangling Conditioner (as an instant conditioner) A towel My Spritz Bottle;and My Hands *wink* I did not dilute the shampoo before applying it. I allowed the conditioner to stay for 5 minutes, the weight of…


Wash day: No. No. No.

September 9, 2014

Understanding the rationale behind mixing conditioners My last wash day was 10 days prior to this one. Yes 10 days. I usually wash my hair every 7 days or even 3 days if I’m in the mood. Applied Ouidad’s Salon Series OMEGA-3 Replenishing Hair Treatment to my hair. It contains a lipid called 18-MEA. Wore my heating cap for 5 minutes. I applied a mix of tea, amla powder, brahmi…


My Ideal Wash Day – @eBunite

September 3, 2014

There are days when I go the whole nine yards for my wash day. Some other days not so much and I just want to get it over and done with. My ideal wash day involves the entire routine as opposed to my regular one. I take the pains of going through the processes one step at a time just to give my hair that treat it deserves. It goes…


Oops I did it again! Another long wash day {Dr Fomsky}

August 27, 2014

Hi peeps. I was really enjoying my hair after my last wash day. If you recall, I had deep conditioned my hair overnight. My hair needed no moisturizer for 2 days which is not normal for me. I usually have moisturize my hair daily. Anyways, I kept having this desire to deep condition my hair (it’s becoming an addiction) and yesterday was a day off for me. About 3 pm…


Wash day: 22/23 August 2014 {Dr Fomsky}

August 24, 2014

I’m a confirmed mixologist. I mix products for two main reasons: 1. I like many products and don’t want to miss out on their benefits. So, I mix them altogether. Lol 2. I like to reduce my steps. So, I mix them altogether. If you want to mix, make sure you’ve tested the product on its own first. Know what your hair likes before you become a mixologist if not…


VACATION HAIR CARE SERIES: When you go swimming!

August 14, 2014

Many ladies do a protective style for the duration of their vacation and this makes life so easy. On the other hand, some ladies want to go with their hair. This series is mainly for those ladies who are brave enough to go on vacation with their own hair. Swimming is a fun part of vacation but it’s important to protect your hair when you do. Even though you are…


Tunrie K.I.S.S (Keeping It So Simple)!

August 6, 2014

Hehehe!!! You know, you just gotta keep trying out new stuff till you finally hopefully get it right.. My ayurvedic phase was all about getting all those new amazing powders and trying them out. I must admit I enjoyed the herby vibe and I’m pretty sure my hair did too but recently (and I think it comes with the territory of getting more length), I have become more and more lax…


Wash Day Chronicles…{Tunrie}

August 5, 2014

Okay. This is a 2-in-1 wash day post as I hardly ever do this. Normally, my wash days are elaborate and well-detailed events, as per I jot down this and that, mixtures, timings, honestly, you’d think I was planning a wedding. But when the Lord turned around the captivity of Zionnnnnn!!! LOL. Whoa. Yup. Now guess who’s keeping it so simple. It’s Tunrie!!! Hehehe. Wash day Part 1 (A week after…