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Natural Hair

Health & Beauty, Personal

What to Do Before Getting Your First Blowout

I’ve been rocking natural hair since 2011. I did the “big chop” and haven’t even touched a relaxer since. As it grew longer, people kept telling me to get it pressed so they could see how long it really was. Even my hair stylist at the time asked me multiple times to let her do it. For me it wasn’t a big deal to have straight hair anymore. I’d had it as long as I could remember.

One time I did have a full sew in and left a piece of my hair out to blend. I was exercising 5 times a week and pressed that leave out piece after each workout so it would lay flat. Big mistake! Those pieces of hair never returned to my natural curling pattern again – ever. I had to wait for it to grow out and trim it off which took a couple of years. Continue Reading

Health & Beauty

It’s My Hair! Product Junkie Box

When we look good, we feel  good, right?

That’s why in addition to treating my body better, I’m taking good care of my hair too. I partnered with It’s My Hair! Magazine this month to try their Product Junkie box.

Product Junkie is a natural hair product subscription service and let me tell you how amazing it is! Continue Reading