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PS Fest: Jumbo Box Braids

Ola! Let’s jump right into it, shall we?

One of the things I wanted to do with my hair this year was to have it in protective styling more often. Earlier on in February I took the leap and got some conrows and medium-sized box braids installed. I rocked them for four weeks and had to let go. After that, for a month, I seemed to constantly have my hands in my hair for the different styles I’ve posted recently.…

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Masks and Rinses Part 2: Tea Rinse for Natural Hair

Hello lovelies!

Last week we started a series on natural hair masks and rinses. Today we are moving to part two of the series which is all about tea rinses.

Natural hair breakage can really stress you out. It means that you’re not retaining length and also that your hair is likely to be uneven. It could ultimately it could to some bald patches or extremely thinned out areas.…

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Natural Hair: Expectation Vs Reality

How many times do you try out something with this perfect picture in your head and then end up with the blurred version of it?

I’ve been wanting to try out simple, short-lived protective styles this year but haven’t gotten round to it for various reasons. Finally, I decided to kick off the challenge with a flat twist using Afro Kinky hair braids.…

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Masks and Rinses Part 1: Henna for Natural Hair

Hello lovelies!

Welcome to the first week of having two posts up. I love tutorials as much as the next natural but I prefer to have helpful information that will help me maintain healthy hair practices. These two conflicting needs informed the decision to post twice a week. I think I am excited. To be honest, I am excited and scared: excited because YAY let’s do this and scared because it is definitely a challenge to consistently deliver.…