Hair Recipe for Dry or Sun-Damaged Hair

By Jenell of Kinky Curly Coily Me Whatever your hair-dehydrating demon—hard water, sun overexposure, your trusty flat iron—nature’s sweetener can help. “Honey is a natural humectant, which means it attracts and locks in moisture.  To Use: Massage approximately 1/2 cup honey into clean, damp hair, let sit for 20 minutes, then rinse with warm water. You can also add 1 to 2 Tbsp olive oil to loosen the honey for easier application. For extremely sun-damaged…

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The Benefits of Toning Your Skin

For Part III of the Skincare series, let’s talk about whether to tone or not to tone your skin. Some people are all for it while others don’t even know why they should. Below, I examine just some of the benefits of toning your skin as a part of building your solid skincare regimen: Toning Has It’s Benefits… Toning your skin after cleansing or exfoliating brings your skin’s surface back to a balanced pH level.…

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How to Choose The Right Exfoliator

PART 2 – Building a Solid Skincare Regimen In Part 1 of Building a Solid Skincare Regimen Series, I talked about steps everyone should be taking to care for their skin.  Now, I’m going to talk about choosing the right exfoliator which is paramount if you’re going to do this properly.  Exfoliating has amazing benefits but you should be mindful about the process you choose to get the job done.  Take caution: If you’re not…

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Missing The Cut Life

Since Chief did the big chop on my hair, I had been feeling liberated.  For the first few weeks, there was that sense of freedom we all feel after a haircut.  It was the beginning of a new chapter in my natural hair journey.  A few weeks went by and then I came down from the clouds.  I started missing the cut life. Exactly 17 weeks ago, I decided I was going to cut my hair…

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Building a Solid Skincare Regimen

While we’re on the subject of skin and me getting mine back to healthy, I decided I’d talk about building a solid skincare regimen.  Since I’ve started blogging/vlogging, I’ve been asked many questions about my skincare regimen.  It gave me the idea to do a series of posts on one of my favorite subjects. I’m no skincare expert but I’ve done my studying over the years and I will be speaking from my own experiences on…

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