Category: Hair

Are Protective Hairstyles Truly As Protective?

Styling natural hair is exciting and fun, but just if you wish to take a break, there is always the option of protective hairstyles. When women opt for a protective hair-do, their primary intention is to shield the mane from the inevitable wear and tear of daily life. An added plus point is the reprieve from the struggle of trying to make your hair … Read More Are Protective Hairstyles Truly As Protective?

Hair Is My Experience

I am sharing my story with the hope to encourage someone who may feel discouraged about what’s next for them. I am one of many who have been affected by the current COVID-19 pandemic. I worked for a corporate salon when they decided to eliminate two management positions – one being the position I held as the Salon Managers and creating a new position. … Read More Hair Is My Experience

Why Use A Hair Oil?

Why use a hair treatment oil? There are several benefits to using a treatment oil. I will name a few and the benefits of using a hair treatment oil. My all-time favorite hair oil used as a treatment for your hair is Amla oil. And I’m not just saying it because I sell it. It truly is an amazing oil and one of my … Read More Why Use A Hair Oil?

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Amla

Amla is like the new kid on the block. Does it really work?  Indian gooseberry, also known as Amla, grows in a berry that grows on a tree in the Middle East, India, and Southeastern Asia. Organic Amla oil is the new kid on the block, gaining popularity because of its nourishing and moisturizing properties. This oil is used in Ayurvedic medicine for over … Read More Amla

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Do You feel as though you’re natural hair isn’t growing?

Hey, you Natural haired person! Do you feel as though your natural hair growth is stunted? Well, maybe I can help you figure out why. Let me give you a little backstory on me. I am a practicing Cosmetologist for over thirty plus years. I currently work in a corporate salon, and I work with all types of hair. So, I like to think … Read More Do You feel as though you’re natural hair isn’t growing?

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Daily Prompt: Ovation

via Daily Prompt: Ovation Another “BAD” creation by yours truly! I don’t want to brag. I don’t want to boast, however, I will give myself a standing¬†Ovation! Hair is my experience and I love¬†what I do!

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Not My Layover

“Hi, fam. – we have a layover in Miami from 2:00 p.m. 12/24/16 until 10:00 a.m. 12/25/16. How far are you from this hotel?” I received this message on December 18, 2016, in a group text message. “How convenient! Always let someone know on such short notice. Oh, and holiday weekend too? No! We don’t work! We have no lives! No one travels to … Read More Not My Layover

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Virgin Hair

After returning from my visit to the UAE, I have realized that I am in love with who I have become. I do not know what may be in my rich ancestral lineage, but I am in love with every bit of me. I am in love with the extremely tight curl in my hair. My gumball sized eyes are so big and round, … Read More Virgin Hair

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