Natural Hairstyle| My Fabulous Bantu Knot Out

At the beginning of last week, I was deperate for a way to jazz up my hair without having to do much.  If you don’t know by now, let me jsut tell you that I’m particularly lazy about hair these days.  Sure, I want it to look nice but I don’t want to spend 4-5 hours out of my day wrestling with hair.  (Let me also say that since I’ve gone Curly Girl, my hair…

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How to Achieve a Smooth Roller Set (A Tutorial) / Under Construction

I’m sure you’ve noticed that there have been some changes in the look of things around here. That’s because I’ve been cleaning house and preparing for 2013 which I intended to be a great year of blogging.  Aside from concealing my excitement about my pregnancy and battling first trimester fatigue, whenever I had energy to actually turn the computer on, I’ve been working behind the scenes to make things a little more streamlined for myself…

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Twist & Curl Using Jane Carter Solution Products

Some time ago, I wrote a review on the Jane Carter Solution Defining Cream and my in my review I had almost completely written it off.  I did state a simple hypothesis at the time that this product may fair better when used in conjunction with another.  Since I have much love for the Jane Carter Solution Nourish & Shine and had recently purchased the Hair Nourishing Cream, I figured I’d give the Curl Defining…

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Curly to Straight & Back Again

On a whim two weekends ago, I decided to straighten my hair to check out the shape of the cut.  Since cutting my hair, I have to tell you that I have never felt more wonderful and more like myself that ever before.  That might sound silly but I believe when I started my natural hair journey I was focused on the wrong thing and I’m just getting back to focusing on what I really…

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Beauty Buys: August & September 2012

So what have I been up to since I made my last few posts?  Shopping like a maniac, that’s what.  I think I’ve told you before that I’m not really a shopper throughout the year but instead, when my birthday draws near, the frequency of my shopping trips greatly increase.  That period of time has arrived which typically begins in August and leads all the way up to my birthday at the end of October.…

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