Videos

by

biotin and my scalp tender sore itchy fancyflairlady

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

by

Staple Hair Products For My Relaxed Hair Regimen

 The second part of my current hair regimen is a list of the products I will be relying on to maintain it.  These are technically my current favorites.  But more than half of them have been a part of my hair care routine for YEARS, which is why I labeled them my staple hair products.

by

My 2018 Relaxed Hair Regimen for Thicker Hair

When last we spoke about my hair, I was left questioning what I want to do with my hair.  My original goal was to have waist length hair.  But on that quest to waist length, I encountered breakage and thinning ends.  Now, I’m questioning whether waist length is in the cards for me.  Of course,

by

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

by

The Truth Behind Transitioning to Texlaxed Hair

Texlaxing, Texlaxed Hair and Texturizing all seem like the best of both worlds in the battle of team natural versus team relaxed.  You get (1) more texture = more volume than relaxed hair; (2) you get more strength = less breakage than relaxed hair; (3) you get more manageability than your natural hair with the

by

Relaxer Update | January 2018

Well after nearly a year’s absence, postpartum shedding and fearing the worst when it came to my hair, I can now report that my hair is alright. Whew! I was really worried about it and that worry partial fueled my disinterest in all things hair.  But between my relaxer prep wash day and this weekend’s

by

Relaxer Update | February 2017

I ended my relaxer stretch at 22 weeks and you already know that I cut my hair.  For this update, I really just want to share my plans for my hair as I continue with these long term stretches.  It feels sort of like a new beginning for me and so I want to take

by

How I Cut My Hair

How I Cut My Hair: The time finally came to cut my hair! I was anxious about losing the length but I was also so happy to no longer have to deal with thinner ends.  I recorded the whole hair cutting experience and I think that I did a pretty good job.  The “How I

by

Back on YouTube

New Year, New Me? I don’t know about all of that, but I am back on YouTube.  It’s a part of my new year’s resolution to get back to my regular blogging schedule.  I know most people roll their eyes at the mention of a new year’s resolutions, but I do subscribe to them (even

by

Relaxer Day | September 2016

I literally lost track of this relaxer stretch.  I’m not sure how it happened, but I had no idea whether I had relaxed my hair in March or April. :/  That’s why every time I updated you guys there was a four week swing, lol.  Thankfully after looking back at my social media posts last week, I