Her Given Hair Kinky Curly Hair Review

A few weeks ago, I received a shipment of the Her Given Hair Kinky Curly Hair extensions after being asked by the company to test and review the hair.  I received 2 bundles of the 18-inch extensions and a 16-inch closure. Once I received the hair, which came in beautiful packaging with their logo on it, I washed it right away. I used a sulfate-free shampoo for the first wash and then co-washed for the…

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Natural Hair | Flat Twist Tutorial Video

While coloring my hair last week, I also decided to style my hair immediately after.  I wanted something quick and easy but what would also yield great results.  Flat twists are a go to for me because I get the definition that I love with a twist out but flat twisting also elongates my tresses.  Sometimes I like shrinkage and other times I want to stretch my hair a bit.

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Purple Natural Hair

Can I tell you just how happy I am to be back to my shaved sides.  So happy, in fact, that I thought I’d celebrate with purple natural hair.  There was just no other way to do it than to try something new. Before doing this, I was terrified. I honestly thought it was going to be too bright and I’d have to walk around looking like a fool for the next few weeks until…

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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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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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