Hair Update: The Braids are Back

*Singing* Reunited and and it feels so good!! Its true what they say absence makes the heart grow fonder. For some context you might want to go read Braided break. But basically this is the crash course  I used to love getting my hair braided, but I was getting tired of it and needed a…

Back to Basics: Transitioner’s Tips

Fridays are dedicated to fros on this blog because it’s FRODAAY! and if you read lat friday’s post you will know that I decided to take a step back and do  series for all my new naturalistas and today’s topic is transitioning. Above is an actual picture of me during my transition period, its not…

Back To Basics: How To Go Natural

I have been natural now for almost three years. So I’ve been in this life for a minute and as people who have been natural for a while I can acknowledge that when we speak about being natural we almost expect that everyone has a certain level of understanding. We forget that for some people…

A Transition to Purer Skincare

Our skin is our largest organ. it is our body’s first layer of defense against the outside world and because of this it tends to be faced with tons of dirt, bacteria and just general gunk on a daily basis. But alas with all the chemicals being put in our skincare products and ingredients lists…

Free Natural Hair Care Consultations

If there is one thing I love it’s talking about hair care… Like I could go on for hours just spewing information about all things hair care. I literally have so much information that sometimes I feel like I don’t have enough people to share it with. So I thought who better than all of…

Natural Hair Craze:Aloe vera

As natural hair girls we tend to be product junkies, but we also fancy ourselves a good DIY making lotions and potions with ingredients so good we can eat them. For a long time our magical ingredient was coconut oil (and we still love it) but more and more of us are now experimenting with…

Pet Peeves of a Girl with Temperamental Skin

I didn’t grow up with any form of acne, but that being said my skin hasn’t always been clear and calm. Over the years of having to deal with breakouts and dry patches I’ve come to learn a few things about skincare which to some degree have fed into some of my biggest peeves. And…

First impression: Himalaya Herbals peach Scrub

In recent years facial scrubs have been a bit of a controversial topic. From ‘should you scrub or not?’ to ‘Physical versus chemical scrubs and even ‘What types of beads are in your scrub?’ But for many people part of the secret to glowing skin is exfoliation. This brand came into stores a few months…

Top 3 Nail Growth Tips

There is nothing worse than growing out your nails only to have one break so now you have to cut all the others and go back to square one. I chose to write this post today because I just had this happen to me and it is so frustrating, But not to worry because these…

Tricks for the Perfect DIY Mani everytime

I don’t know about you, but I love to have nice looking nails; it’s a moment for me to treat myself and it just makes me feel good. But sometimes your DIY mani can go wrong and have you more stressed and annoyed instead of calm and happy so i’m going so share some of…

The Rise of The Face Brush

I want you to take a couple of minutes and think back a few years, think about your skincare routine and think about beauty trends. Washing your face with your hands was the norm, right? But not anymore. Like many trends/ new ideas the idea of face brushes crept up on us and then all…