Wash Day

Wash Day | Jumping into Ayurvedic Hair Care

After three months of bi-weekly wash days, I’ve finally succumb to the fact that my hair needs to be deep conditioned every week — it just has to happen.  Moisturizing daily or a couple times a week just doesn’t do it for my hair.  My hair feels and looks great on wash day but by day 3 it starts to…

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Growth Aids, Videos

Does Biotin Cause Tender Scalp?

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For once, I’ve been wonderfully consistent with my hair supplements.  I was taking them almost every day like clockwork.  And probably about a month ago, I started to notice that my scalp at the crown felt tender or sore.  It wasn’t so much so that it was painful, but it was this thing happening in the background.  I don’t even…

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Shedding, Videos

6 Ways to Combat Postpartum Shedding

 With the blessing of pregnancy and a new baby, some women will experience postpartum shedding.  And after living through two episodes of it, I realize there’s probably nothing that I can do to avoid postpartum shedding.  It seems some women will experience it and others do not.  But for those of us who do experience postpartum shedding, I want…

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Trimming, Wash Day

Relaxer Prep at 25 Weeks Post Relaxer

After hiding from my hair for the past few months, it was finally time to give my hair a lot of attention.  If you remember, I was dealing with so much post partum shedding that it made wash days depressing.  I pretty much lost ALL my edges.  In November, I installed box braids. But because of the absence of edges…

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My Relaxed Hair, Wash Day

Sliding in real quick…

I did not mean to just drop away like that.  But it got to a point where I was either going to be half-hearted with my posts/content or I’d have to take a break.  I opted for the latter.  And even though I’m not quite ready to come back full time, I had a moment today and decided to share…

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