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How’d I Get Here? 

My hair is wet in all photos.  These are basically my big chop pictures versus the current state of my hair. I BCed at 33 months or almost 3 years. Was my transition hard? No. Mostly because I was texlaxed. Did I love my hair when I BCed? No. Even when my hair was relaxed, … Continue reading

Using Up Your Stash: Yay or Nay?

So, I was talking to my cousin a few days ago and her hair problems and concerns are the same as many people I have spoken to over the past few months. Many I know want to do good styles AND take very good of their hair, but the PJ life caught up to them … Continue reading

What Happened?

Was I had a little baby and got lazy…. A lot of things changed with my regimen which I will be correcting. I cannot blame relaxing because I actually did that less. But there are some things I slacked on this past year which I plan to rectify immediately. I can’t blame crown breakage, as … Continue reading

Postpartum Shedding

I thought I had 6 months to deal with this. My edges just seem as if they are thinking out so I got some Jamaican Black Castor Oil with Pimento Oil to combat the edges. I haven’t noticed any other shedding, well the shedding as increased on combing, but I still shed when I was … Continue reading

78 Weeks Ago….

My twist out looked like this: From the front, it’s nice and sleek, well maintained and behaving. This past wash day, it looked like this: FYI: 76 weeks is 2 weeks shy of 1.5 years. So in this time, my hair has really thickened up. Much more texture and more to work with. I like … Continue reading

Things I Learned From Dominican Salons

Trust when I say you couldn’t get me at one time to not swear by a Dominican salon. In New York where they are literally a dime a dozen (I have 7 within a 10 minute walk radius) that’s all there is and that’s all most know. Meanwhile only two black stylist within that radius. … Continue reading

Relaxed Thairapy Feature

I was featured on Relaxed Thairapy for my recent relaxer day process. I know some of the deats are posted here, but in the feature, it is much more simplified and best of all, al products used are ground products. Read Here I am very happy to be featured. Im such a loner in life, … Continue reading

Hair + Cold Weather = No Ma’am

Back when I was at a hair meet-up, we had a conversation about how to keep the hair moisturized, especially in the winter. It is not fun keeping moisturized hair in the winter because that hair is brutal. This winter, the air was dry as all heck and a disaster on anyones hair, but I … Continue reading