Are You Scissor Happy?

     For the longest time in the beginning of my natural hair journey, I had a vision of what natural beauty looked like. At least what I felt it would look like on me. Long billowy curls that would just … Continue reading

Are You Obsessing Over Retaining Length?

I confess, I am guilty of obsessing over length at times. At one point, it was a priority bullet point in my journey, but now I understand that length retention isn’t possible without healthy hair and healthy hair begins with … Continue reading

Length Retention Plateau: Stuck at the Same Length for Over a Year and a Half

I have to own up to the fact that I have been stuck between BSL and grazing MBL for more than a year. Why? Whenever I retain a few inches, I start slacking in my hair care routine, I obsess … Continue reading

Fried Chicken and Grease

Recently, I heard about a growing trend in the natural hair community: using Crisco vegetable shortening in the hair! I see you’re giving the screen the side-eye. I understand, but I’ve heard nothing but rave reviews. Everyone who has tried … Continue reading

WHYB (“Where Have You Been” for the late folk)

I’ve been MIA for a few days, I know. But I have a good reason! I have been meticulously editing cracking out over a video I shot and working on some new post ideas. I’m quickly popping in today to … Continue reading

5 Simple Things You Can Do to Promote Healthy Hair Growth

Healthy hair is a must if you’re trying to reach a length goal. Not taking proper care of your hair can lead to dry, brittle, broken hair, hair loss, and even over-moisturizing, which can hurt the elasticity of hair. Below, … Continue reading