B’s Curly Natural Hair Care

For those of us who have curly hair, we know that washing and styling days are an extremely different experience than those with straight hair.  Below, after nearly ten years of being a natural curly-haired girl, I have compiled some of my tried and true hair care habits that have never failed me.

Happy styling!

Natural Ingredients My Hair HATES (Yours Might, Too)

Okay, okay–so this isn’t the most exciting or dynamic blog post to come back into the flow. It is, however, extremely relevant for me right now. During this time when staying at home is helpful to both myself and to everyone else, I&#8217…

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Back to My Roots: (Re-)Growing My Natural Hair

Sooooo…. Remember when I said that I was done trying to grow my hair to epically long proportions? Well…I’m still doing that. HOWEVER…a few days ago, I came across a vlogger that I used to watch religiously circa 2010-2013. He…

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I’m Giving Up on Long Natural Hair

I know it doesn’t seem like a big deal, but for years, one of my greatest goals in life was to have long natural hair. In October of 2010, I received my last relaxer ever.  I remember that day, because it was also the day that my (perceived) lo…

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Hair Revamp: Hair Oils for Sensitive Scalps

Disclaimer:  I am not affiliated with the websites that I reference.  They do, however, offer some amazing advice on the chemistry of carrier oils, sensitive scalps and hair care.  Please feel free to read further and enjoy the knowledge! As I (once …

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Silk Pillowcase

Not Wearing a Satin Cap Will Increase the Health of My Hair

Image courtesy of Amazon.com.  About two weeks ago, I had an epiphany about making my twist outs and Curlformers sets last longer. I was staying with family out of town and was so exhausted one night I didn’t even bother pulling my satin cap out…

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When Someone Says You Can’t Do It

One thing that has always eluded me is the ability to grow my hair past my shoulders.  While this may not be a big deal to most, it’s something that I’ve never experienced my entire life.  Due to poor maintenance, heat damage, and chemical damage, my…

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Wooden comb

The Beauty Product That Made Me Curse

For those that know me, they know I don’t curse on any level. Well, except for when— But I digress. On my natural journey towards longer, healthier, fuller hair, I’ve been tweaking my hair care regimen to maximize results.  I thought I was cover…

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I Am Not My Hair – But My Hair Is Me

I’m proud to say that I’m slowly finding my way in this blogging journey.  I have managed to narrow my topics down to three fields: Writing Taekwondo Beauty This seems to be working for now, so I’ll just rotate amongst them unless something severe se…

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Ayurveda and My Hair Regimen

It’s Sunday. That means that it’s time for my morning Ayurvedic hair care regimen. As I am furiously getting back on track with this blog, I realized that I should be a little more informative when I write my posts. That means I should probably…

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Confessions of a Product Junkie

  There are two rules that must be enforced at all costs: Never go shopping for groceries when you’re hungry. Never shop for beauty products the day before you wash your hair. Thus was my fate today. Surprisingly, while shopping for groceries we…

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