What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever done to your hair?

June 22, 2017

This lady has over a million views on YouTube for doing a Coca-Cola rinse. Ay! I find it so interesting. I mean I know of rinses with rice water, garlic and onions amongst others but Coca Cola? This has to take the crown! The craziest thing I’ve done to my hair isn’t even remotely close to this! Yes, the most adventurous thing I did to my hair was during the…

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Boost your turban game with these easy tutorials!

December 1, 2015

The harmattan season is upon us and this means that we need to tuck in those ends and embrace protective styles or better still, turbans. I recently found these super easy tutorials and my turban game has never been so strong. It feels like I’ve finally got it right. I literally just pick one scarf and within five minutes, I’m ready to go. Ladies, you need to see this! Or…

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The easiest eyebrow tutorial yet!

November 21, 2015

  You’re probably tired of the numerous eyebrow tutorials out there. But I promise you, this is the easiest tutorial yet. I know because despite all of the tutorials I’ve watched, my brows still weren’t on fleek. No jokes! This was more or less my breakthrough. Watch Stella of Stella’s addiction take you through the easiest eyebrow tutorial is four steps. From threading to filling, sculpting and highlighting!

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4 ways to style your short natural hair (tutorial)

October 27, 2015

Styling natural hair can be a hassle sometimes especially for short to medium lengths. The good thing is we have resources available to us to make it less frustrating. There’s a myriad of information we need to tap into to avoid falling into a natural hair rut. Here’s a quick and easy video that can help style your hair in four different ways.

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Tutorial: simple bun on short natural hair

September 11, 2015

I don’t know about you but a bun is a handy go-to style especially for my natural hair. It’s also a classic style that can be worn on any occasion. When I watched this video, I knew I had to share it. Finally, a tutorial for short natural hair! So, watch and learn courtesy of Sisi Yemmie!

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4 Crochet Braiding Tutorials That Should Help

March 22, 2015

Yesterday, I talked about how I installed and maintain my marley twists. Before I did that, I had been visiting YouTube a lot lately mostly because I’d been searching for the perfect crochet braiding tutorial. I can’t really say that I’ve gotten what I want but a few of them have been more than helpful and I thought I should share. For those of you that have been looking for…

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2015 RELAXED HAIR REGIMEN – Regular wash days {Dr Fomsky}

January 26, 2015

Hello lovely people. I hope you had a lovely weekend. For a background information, this is a description of my hair: Relaxed hair. I leave my relaxer on for 15 – 20 minutes before rinsing it off. This time includes the application AND the smoothing time. High porosity. This means that my hair easily absorbs moisture but also loses it easily. If you have low porosity hair, it means that…

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2015 RELAXED HAIR REGIMEN – moisturizing and going to bed care {DR FOMSKY}

January 16, 2015

Hi people! Sorry for not posting this earlier. Been really busy. For a background information, this is a description of my hair: Relaxed hair. I leave my relaxer on for 15 – 20 minutes before rinsing it off. This time includes the application AND the smoothing time. High porosity. This means that my hair easily absorbs moisture but also loses it easily. If you have low porosity hair, it means…

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I rollerset my daughter’s natural hair!!!

November 27, 2014

I have mentioned my youngest daughter’s hair before on this blog. She will be three in December. It is growing, albeit slowly, but growing. I try to deep condition her hair at least once every two weeks. After trying out several conditioners, I have settled on this one: Franck Provost reparation conditioner. On our last wash day: Deep conditioning I added a little coconut, avocado and olive oil to the deep…

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