Air Drying

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1 week post relaxer wash day

One week after relaxing, blow drying and flat ironing my hair, I’m back to my air dry routine.  Even though there’s a big part of me that wants to go back to straight hair, I know it’s best to continue with my current (low heat – low manipulation) hair regimen if I want to claim waist length

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First Voluminous Braid-Out on My Relaxed Hair

Wash Day. I’m 12 weeks post and instead of relaxing my hair I tried a braid-out.  I started my wash day by deep conditioning on dry hair using Proclaim Argan Oil Intense Moisturizing Conditioner for about 2 hours.  As I rinsed out the conditioner, I detangled my hair in three sections under the running water with

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Style Trial | My First Flexi Rod Set

To scratch my itch for something new, I decided to channel that energy into trying CourtneyNaturalHair’s No Heat Flexi Rod Set Tutorial (I bought some new goodies to complete the look 🙂 ).  I liked her video because her end results were more like waves as opposed to spiral curls that I’ve seen with other flexi rod

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Wash Day Chronicles | Spring 2014

Even when I can’t blog, I make sure to keep up with my wash day routine.  Waist Length by December 2014 is still my goal.  So, I try not to go more than 2 weeks without squeezing in a wash day.  And because of my Use up My Stash Personal Challenge, I’ve been experimenting with

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Some things I have down to a science and others I just mimic what I see.  Using multiple leave-ins is more about the latter (with a little bit of trial and error).  The first situation where I started experimenting with using multiple leave-in was with flat ironing. Flat Ironing. If I was going to be

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I got this question in my tumblr ask box and I wanted to know what you all thought about wet wrapping.  I’ve never tried to use it as a styling method, but I’ve seen it done at the hair salon before.  It seems like it’d be a good way to air dry or at least