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’ve have a lot of time to reflect on the way I’m living. My friends and family are all going through their own levels of life changes, whether it be with job situations or just the realization that they are better made for a more extraverted lifestyle. For myself–and living by myself–it has been an opportunity to look…

The Most Interesting Product In the World

It is an oil…that acts like a cream. It shampoos your hair…when it’s not cooking your dinner. It keeps out moisture…while it’s moisturizing. It can remain cold and unrefined…while making you look radiant and beautiful. It is…the most interesting product in the world.   Darn.  Now I wish I worked in commercials. I was introduced to the properties of shea butter almost ten years ago, when my mother bought a batch from an African import shop.  When I came home from college one weekend to visit, she excitedly unwrapped a massive wad of what looked like old and crumbly yellow…