EbonyCPrincess is hosting a 6 Month Rollersetting Challenge and I decided to throw my hat into the ring. The Rules Rollerset at least once a month. Wash and Deep Condition at least once a month. Check in monthly with an update. Use direct heat no more than TWO times over the course of the challenge. Despite rule number
Remember these… The tutorial is finally here! For these gradient nails, you’ll need at least 2 nail polish colors that have the same/similar finishes. I used three nail polish colors. And a disposable makeup wedge. Step 1: The lightest color (base) is applied to the entire nail. Step 2: Apply your second color to the
I have been absent from this blog, but here is my excuse: We went on a Cruise to the Caribbean. We drove through the night and arrived in Miami. We went to South Beach to catch the early morning sunrise: We dropped off the rental car and took a cab to the ship: We were
Straight Down Ends pulled together Last Relaxer: 11 weeks agoPre-relaxer: Summit Sensitive Scalp to scalp and already relaxed ends.Relaxer: Affirm Fiberguard Sensitive Scalp System (No-Lye)Post Relaxer: Aphogee 2 minute Reconstructor, Mizani Phormula 7 Neutralizing ShampooConditioning/Styling Regimen: GVP Conditioning Balm, GVP The Conditioner and Chi Silk Infusion. If you remember my last relaxer update, I wasn’t happy,
I’m starting Level 2 on my personal 30 day shred challenge. Week One was a success. Last Sunday I pre-planned all of my meals for the entire week and spent every night with the 30 day shred work out dvd. Yesterday, I weighed in 5 pounds lighter, whoo-hoo! I am amazed to say the least.
Here’s a quick tip to get you to your longer lengths. Don’t pile your hair on top of your head when you wash your hair, like this: (Source) If you do, you are asking for a knotted mess that will lead you down the path to unnecessary breakage* as you struggle to detangle it. When shampooing
China Glaze Colors: Midnight and Camisole. Enjoy! Click here for Tutorial.
I came across this product in a recent Sephora email and I was instantly intrigued. Violent Lips has come out with these lip applications that are akin to temporary tattoos. They say that they last up to 8 hours — talk about long lasting! They come in several different looks, which are not for the
This recipe is perfect for Sunday brunch. Light and fluffy buttermilk pancakes with a blueberry compote. And you can easily substitute the blueberries for your favorite fruit. Step 1: Sour 6 Tablespoons of Milk with 1 Tablespoon of Vinegar for 5 minutes in a bowl. (This is an inexpensive way to make the buttermilk for
With the weather cooling off and Fall kicking into full gear, I was in the mood for warm soothing soup. I wanted to try something new and decided on this recipe for Carrot and Ginger Soup. And while I’m typically able to judge the tastiness of a dish by checking out the recipe, I have