Tag Archive for hair care

Moisture & Hydration for Curly Hair

Curly hair tends to be very dry because of the unique structure of our curls. The natural oils have a difficult time making its way to the ends of the hair. One thing that I have learned, and live by, is how important it is to moisturise and hydrate my curly hair. This can be as simple as spraying water on the… Read more →

Summer Curly Hair Care

In this day and age, protecting the skin from the harsh effects of the sun is self-explanatory. No one wants to suffer from sunburn or age quicker, and there are many studies out there as to whether or not it is better to use conventional sun block or opt for a more natural version. But what effects does UV radiation… Read more →

Hair Salon Visit Gone Wrong

I’ve neglected my blog for, what I thought, was a good reason. But thinking back, I was just being selfish and depriving my readers from experiencing from what I went through and preventing you from making the same mistake I did. About seven months ago, I decided to visit a hair salon to get my damaged ends cut and shape… Read more →

Happy New Year 2015

Happy New Year y’all!! I hope you all are having a fantastic start to 2015!! I would like to take the time to thank you for taking the time to follow my blog and read my posts and I hope that you have enjoyed the past six months with me as much as I have enjoyed sharing my knowledge and… Read more →

Protective Styles

It’s difficult going through transition, trust me I know! At times, it’s quite frustrating to get those perfect looking curls. Try as we might, there are just days that our hair does nothing else than to work against us LOL! This is where protective hair styles come into play. It may be obvious to some, but figuring out how to… Read more →

Natural Hair Mask – DIY

We don’t always have time, to trial and test hair products that may, or may not, be suitable for our hair types. And quite frankly, it’s exhausting on the pocket. So when I stumble across a DIY concoction that works for me, I hang on to that “recipe” for dear life.   Today, is one of those days, that I… Read more →

Product Review – EO conditioners

Hello Beauties!   It’s product review time!! I have been holding out on this brand of products for a while now, merely because I wanted to be sure of its effectiveness. But first, let me tell you about the company. EO is a family owned company that produces certified organic, personal care products. Their mission entails using the highest grade natural… Read more →

Next Day Curls

Hi Lovlies! You may be wondering how you can protect your curls after spending all this time cleansing, co-washing, conditioning, deep conditioning and styling them. Well, that is exactly what I would like to dedicate this post to today It is nearly impossible to cleanse, condition and style your hair every day! I would have to dedicate most of my time… Read more →

Styling

Hello Lovlies, Let’s talk about styling curly hair for a minute. Back when I was in high school, I use to wear my hair in its natural state during the summer holidays. Unlike in Austria, we have scorchingly high temperatures during summer in Cape Town and I refused to spend an hour blow-drying my hair! I used to relax my… Read more →