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This might be the end of my bad hair days…I hope :)

My natural hair journey has been nothing short of dramatic. Often I watched different girls proudly showing off their crowns and wondered how in the world they got it right because I seemed to be on a collision course with my tresses. In the midst of an influx of YouTube videos, blogs, Facebook posts and… Continue reading This might be the end of my bad hair days…I hope ðŸ™‚

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Help!!! I’m about to relax my hair! 

 Don't mind the hairline - braids never loved me 😋 So I recently had an 'I've had it' with natural hair episode and was headed for the salon for a relaxer - I was that tired! Gosh I've been natural for only 7 months but this is quite some discipline. My hair is sooooo dry,… Continue reading Help!!! I’m about to relax my hair! 

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Update to last product review (Palmer’s coconut oil formula, deep conditioning protein pack)

Update to last product review (Palmer’s coconut oil formula, deep conditioning protein pack)  2 weeks ago I used the Palmer’s Coconut oil formula, Deep conditioning protein pack and commented on how soft it made my hair.  This is a quick update on that review. Click here to read what I had said previously. One of… Continue reading Update to last product review (Palmer’s coconut oil formula, deep conditioning protein pack)

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Product review (Palmer’s Coconut oil formula, deep conditioning protein pack)

 Like many black girls who have fallen totally in love with their hair, product sampling just forms part of this hair-love affair. When I'm at Clicks or Dischem, I'm always looking out for these sample packs so that I try out what's new or try new things that my hair could be missing. This product… Continue reading Product review (Palmer’s Coconut oil formula, deep conditioning protein pack)

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Product review (Dr Miracle’s Follicle Healer)

So as a natural newbie, anything that contributes to keeping my hair ultra-moisturized and soft is a must. It is also no news that natural sisters like trying out different products so here's what I tried during my last deep conditioning treatment. I bought a small one-time pack of Dr Miracle's Follicle Healer (Deep conditioning… Continue reading Product review (Dr Miracle’s Follicle Healer)

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Oh no! I’ve really chopped it off!!!

I have been transitioning to natural hair for the past 6 months and though I had planned to transition for a year before the chop, I wasn't happy with the way my hair was shedding and decided to chop the chemically treated part only 6 months into my plans. Due to the terrible shedding, I… Continue reading Oh no! I’ve really chopped it off!!!

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Product review (Sofn’Free – Hair Mayonnaise)

Everyone who has natural hair or who is transitioning to natural knows the difficulty of finding products that work for your individual hair. The first challenge is knowing where to start and then the second becomes finding the right products while maintenance is quite another topic for another day. In my own quest for the… Continue reading Product review (Sofn’Free – Hair Mayonnaise)

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Tight braiding is NOT = long-lasting hairstyle

I saw a friend of mine with beautiful cornrows and though my hairline was still recovering, I decided to also do them. A lot of girls do cornrows and always look beautiful so I decided to also give it a try. I went to the same lady who did my friend's hair and asked for… Continue reading Tight braiding is NOT = long-lasting hairstyle

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No more steel wool natural hair

If your hair is anything like mine and you are trying to make sense of being recently keeping black natural hair, you might be battling with the occasional "steel wool" hair syndrome. If you have ever tried keeping your ethnic hair natural, you definitely know the challenge that comes with keeping your hair moist and… Continue reading No more steel wool natural hair

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T444Z hair food

http://www.t444z.com So I am a very big skeptic when it comes to "miracle" hair products simply because I have used so many with little or no results at all. When my friend Lebo Mangcwatywa introduced me to this product, I gave another "whatever!" I have battled with a receded hairline for many many years. In… Continue reading T444Z hair food