There is: natural, lazy natural and then there’s me. If there is a natural hair short cut, I’ll find it. On wash days, I am hyped enough to go all out LOC (leave in conditioner, oil and plenty of cream/butter). Thereafter I follow a simple routine to keep my hair moisturised. It starts with a spritz bottle(any refillable bottle with a spray action). I’ve tried a few recipes, some I found too oily and others left my hair sticky. In the trial and error process, I made a spritz that suits my hair needs. So I am sharing my recipe with you in the hopes that it will treat you as well it treats my 4C hair. Continue reading “I found the best way to keep my hair soft and hydrated and it’s pretty simple”
I am of the belief that while I am making a living and building a career, I also want to have a positive a social impact in my chosen field. This has been, and remains one of the driving forces of my career choices. I often have debates with the people in my life about why I focus more on passion and less on money. Don’t get me wrong I like being paid as much as the next person but I also have an altruist personality, which has me balancing the money and passion. Continue reading “Are you dream chasing, paper chasing, or lucky enough to be doing both?”
Let’s get down to the business of natural hair- taking good care of it. This is in many cases why women are afraid to go natural. I’ve heard it all and I said it all , before I took the plunge: ‘But it’s so hard’, ‘how do you get a comb through it?’, ‘it’s so sore’, ‘it’s so much work’ and and and… the good news is, it’s not true, none of it. What is true, is that my 4C hair is easily manageable. At my current length I am using the regimen below for my natural hair care. It was most definitely less effort when my hair was barely there, but I am loving each phase as I go along. So here goes. Continue reading “My Current Hair Routine”
This is it! I swear this updo looks good on everyone. Never mind the shape of your face, the texture of your kinks, it simply works. The afro puff is versatile enough for work and play and the best part is, you can wear the do for a couple of days 🙂 I usually wear it for 5 days.