Natural Hair Problems // Natural Nazis

We’ve all come across them. Maybe we haven’t interacted with them personally, but we’ve seen the out-of-line, rude, ridiculous, and misinformed comments on numerous blogs from these women (and sometimes men), regulating what is and isn’t within the parameters of … Continue reading

5 Tips for Getting the Product Junkie Monkey Off Your Back

I used to be a big product junkie (as much as one could be on a student budget), but back then I justified it by saying I was looking for staples, even though I had no veritable idea what I … Continue reading

Kitchen Chemistry // DIY Styling Butter + Experimenting With Product Application

I ended up inadvertently leaving the my box braids in for three weeks and it took another week after that to get them all out. Granted, I did take MANY breaks, but still. I’m glad to be rid of them. … Continue reading

Kitchen Chemistry // Using Beer for Strengthening and Heat Damage

Now, I’ve heard of this before and I do believe I may have tried it before wayyy back when I first went natural, but I don’t remember the results. I figured it wouldn’t hurt to try it again. The beer … Continue reading

Is it Time For a Trim?

OK sooooo… I confess, I haven’t washed my hair (as in a full-on wash day) for perhaps slightly over a month. Partly because I’ve been being lazy about it, partly because… well, no, that’s pretty much it. What finally lit … Continue reading

The Cream of Nature Argan Oil Experience

So most of you know that I’m working towards finding my staple that works with my hair. It’s a tedious task. I work outdoors and it becomes a hassle trying to retain moisture without looking like I stepped out of … Continue reading

Rhassoul vs. Bentonite: Is There a Difference?

So you’ve more than likely read a post or two where I mentioned my fav hair wash, Terressentials Organic Pure Earth Hair Wash and my personal recipe meant to copy and improve said hair wash. You may also have wondered, … Continue reading

How to Get Bone Straight Hair Without a Flat Iron

If you’re anything like me, the thought of having to blow dry and then flat iron your hair to rock it straight sounds like an excessive amount if heat even if it is only once in a blue moon. That … Continue reading

The 55th Grammy Awards // Natural Celebs Hit the Red Carpet

Esperanza is wearing a dress, belt, and cape by Eden Diodati, Maiyet shoes, Natalie Fringo and Red Earth Trading Company rings with her own earrings. Esperanza Spalding looks absolutely stunning in this Eden Diodati dress. Those colors look amazing on … Continue reading