Gentelle Hair Fruits Coconut Smooth Conditioner (Review)

Gentelle Hair Fruits Coconut Smooth Conditioner (Review)
November 15, 2016

I was at the store yesterday to replenish my stash. Of course, when I got to the hair section, I reached out for my favourite VO5 conditioner but realised that the price had conveniently doubled. This meant that I couldn’t buy two bottles as I intended to. So, I picked one and looked around for a cheaper alternative. I saw the rebranded Gentelle Hair Fruits Coconut Smooth Conditioner and figured, what could…

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6 reasons why Vo5 conditioners are the truth!

October 28, 2015

Can we just take a minute to appreciate the greatness that is Vo5 Conditioner. I’m not one to give into hypes especially when it concerns products – natural hair products in particularly so when I heard about Vo5 initially, I brushed it aside. Well, times have changed as you can see from the photo above. My personal Vo5 collection. Okay. Let’s get into it, shall we? What’s the noise about?…

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Product Review: Queen Helene Cholesterol Hair Conditioning Cream

March 24, 2015

I saw this product on the a counter and I knew I was gonna buy it. But before then, I checked the reviews to make sure it was a good product. The reviews weren’t exactly encouraging. There were lots of mixed opinions. Anyways, I took the plunge notwithstanding. What’s the worse that could happen? Full Name: Queen Helene Cholesterol Hair Conditioning Cream. Treats and conditions dry, over-bleached and damaged hair….

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FAQs Friday: Conditioners with protein in first 5 ingredients

February 13, 2015

If you have been following my posts, you should know by now how much I love protein conditioners. One thing I know is that if you have fine hair strands or your hair is relaxed or coloured, then using protein conditioners are usually a good thing. However, not everyone’s hair reacts the same way to protein and you can only get to know if you try it first. The difference…

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How to use ApHogee 2 step treatment

November 29, 2014

This post is basically about how to use Aphogee two step treatment to treat damaged or overprocessed hair. The ingredients  in Aphogee two step protein treatment are as follows: Deionized Water, Hydrolyzed Animal Protein, Magnesium Sulfate, Citric Acid, Ethylene Urea, Dimethylol Urea, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Magnesium Carbonate, DMDM Hydantoin, Fragrance. When to use Aphogee 2-step protein treatment A few days to a week before you relax your hair. When you relax your hair,…

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DIY mayonnaise Hair Mask

November 28, 2014

Hair masks are important to condition and restore deficient nutrients to aid hair growth and improve the overall appearance of your hair. Whatever you do, always make sure you set out time for your hair mask at least once every month. It promotes softer, shinier and more manageable hair. So, whether relaxed or natural, this simple mask is a must try! Ingredients 2 tsp of Mayonnaise 1 ripe Avocado 2 tsp…

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Product introduction: Hairveda Red Tea Nourishing Satin Hair Conditioner

October 28, 2014

Quench your hair thirst! Nourish & Protect! Red Tea Conditioner is a thick and lush hydrating and nourishing with a rich formula. We’ve included moisturizers, select oils such as argan and sweet almond and a fusion of Rooibos Red Bush Tea.  Designed to replenish much needed moisture. Get reacquainted with soft hassle free hair! Active Ingredients: Red Tea: Rooibos is a red tea known for high antioxidant content. Rooibos is also an…

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Product introduction: Hairveda Creamy Ultra Hydrating Hair Cleansing Rinse

October 28, 2014

Hairveda Creamy Ultra Hydrating Hair Cleansing Rinse is a Creamy Hair & Body cleansing conditioner which lightly removes dirt & oils. It is formulated with all natural lemon & orange oils and specifically designed to clean tresses. It is also great for those with sensitive skin types. Give your hair and body a light cleanse with this unique formula. Ingredients: Aqua (Water), Cetearyl Alcohol, PEG-40 Castor Oil, Stearalkonium Chloride, Citrus Medica Limonum…

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My Henna/Hibiscus Treatment

October 5, 2014

Last month kicked off my foray into the world of Ayurveda traditional/alternative medicine. I started Henna and Hibiscus powder which I purchased in the last NITC8 (Naturals in the city) meet up. Prior to then, I had read up and prepped myself before-hand so I knew what to expect. I’m gonna take you through the entire process in pictures but before then, the products and instruments I used;   100g Henna…

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How To Spice Up Your Cheapie Conditioner

October 3, 2014

One of my weekly regimen is co-washing. I actually co-wash my hair twice weekly. I realised that washing with conditioner cleanses andmoisturizes my hair gently without stripping it. There are times when I co-wash daily especially during the dry season. Anyways, because of the frequency of co-washing, we always advise to settle for a cheapie conditioner that’s easier to access and replace. That way you could maximize it without thinking so much…

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