Challenges

Adding Hair Supplements to My Hair Regimen

If you’ve been following my hair journey for a while, you know that my hair journey focuses on treating my hair well once it’s grown from my scalp.  And while I have dabbled in using growth aids here and there, I haven’t taken it too seriously.  But at the end of last year, I started taking a multivitamin that had ingredients to promote healthy hair.  Now, months later I am noticing that my new

Transitioning, Maybe...

…NOT!  Lol, I know I shouldn’t joke about things like that, especially given the number of relaxed hair blogger who have transitioned within the last year.  But not me, at least not right now anyway.  I will however be attempting my first ever six month stretch and I feel like I will have to embrace a transitioner’s mind set/regimen in order to get through it with minimal breakage and maximum

Castor Oil Challenge | Before & After

I briefly mentioned my thoughts of the castor oil challenge on my relaxer update video and blog post, but I wanted to do an official end of challenge update. For this challenge, I applied castor oil to my scalp twice a weeks for 12 weeks and added 1 tsp of castor oil to my weekly deep conditioners. The Challenge Requirements and How I Did. 1.  Applying the Castor Oil to

The Castor Oil Is Working on My Edges

There are just two weeks left in this 3 Month castor oil challenge.  I have been consistent with applying Jamaican Black Castor to my scalp twice a week and messaging it in afterwards.  Additionally, I’m adding 1-2 teaspoons of the castor oil to my weekly deep conditioning treatment.  By the time I was 8 weeks into the challenge I could see that my edges were growing back.  Below is a

I'm Joining The Castor Oil Challenge!

This post is going to serve as my starting place for the Hairlicious Inc.: Castor Oil Challenge Part 9.  I will be participating at the intermediate level, which requires that I: (1)  apply castor oil to my scalp twice a week followed by a 2-5 minute scalp massage and (2) add one teaspoon of castor oil to my weekly deep conditioner.

30 Days With Ceramides

This is the wrap up post to my 30 Days with Ceramides Challenge.  I challenged myself to use ceramide containing products for the month of July.  I had two wash days while on this challenge and below you’ll find what I used as well as how it impacted my hair. How I Incorporated Ceramides.Silk Wrap On Relaxed Hair – I deep conditioned with Aubrey Organics GPB Conditioner and I used

Silk Wrap On Relaxed Hair

Over the last 11 weeks, I’ve used a blow dryer and flat iron on my hair three times.  This being my last wash day before relaxer day I needed to straighten and detangle my roots.  And I typically flat iron in preparation for relaxer day, but I decided to try something different to limit heat.  I was going to just roller set it, but thought a silk wrap might be a