Ayurvedic Hair Care, My Natural Hair, Tutorials, Videos

Homemade Ayurvedic Hair Oil | Less Shedding and More Growth

Finally, here is the Ayurvedic hair oil recipe that I’ve been using in all my recent wash day posts.  The main Ayurvedic herbs are amla, brahmi and fenugreek seeds.  This has been the only oil that I’ve used in my hair regimen for the past month.  Based on the ingredients included, these are the purported hair benefits of this Ayurvedic…

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Kid's Hair Care, Oils, Tutorials

My Homemade Whipped Shea Butter

My daughter is 3 years old now and somehow I am still experimenting with her hair.  I don’t have many products set in her hair regimen.  The only real constant is that I always condition, add a leave-in, oil and gel prior to braiding her hair.  Her hair is growing, but I know there is room for improvement, especially as…

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Hairstyling, Protective Styling, Tutorials, Videos

How to Be A Successful ‘Serial Bunner’

Protective Styling has been a crucial component to my growth length retention rate.  And with the ease, cost effectiveness and low commitment of buns, they are a favorite for healthy hair journeyers, like myself.  Of course you can incorporate braids, wigs, weaves and other methods as a protectively style on your hair journey, but my personal favorite is the Bun. Benefits…

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My Relaxed Hair, Oils, Tutorials, Videos

How To | Hot Oil Treatments

Why I like Hot Oil Treatments? There are many benefits of doing a hot oil treatment on your hair prior to washing it.  Especially when you are careful to choose the oil you want to use for the process.  But the main reason that I like hot oil treatments is because they promote a properly moisturized scalp and hair.