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THE FUSS ABOUT ESSENTIAL OILS

For centuries essential oils have been used in holistic eastern medicine mainly for their rich and powerful properties. Essential oils are concentrated ‘fat-free’ essence of different plants. The oils can be extracted or distilled from the plants. In the past they have been used mainly for aromatherapy as their rich scents can diffuse any room. […]

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THE 411 ON LOW POROSITY HAIR

I learnt pretty early on my journey that knowing your hair was a winning formula. Though our hair may look the same to the naked eye, so much of the unseen goes into making it what it is. Mostly it is a mixture of genetics, hair type and texture, porosity and density levels. All these […]

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BIRTHDAY HAIR HAUL

If you read my wig review you would have seen my birthday beauty haul. My shopping spree in May had three parts, this is the second insert. It was fun and gratifying to finally focus on me for a change!  

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MY FIRST WIG

I was reluctant to catch on to this wave you guys. This is me being honest. And as with most things I am honestly a late bloomer at heart. Andizenzisi. Anyway I had a wig my aunt gave to me, I’m busy trying to maneuver that one, but this is the first Wig I ever […]

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10 WASH DAY ESSENTIALS

I like being prepared. On my first wash day after chopping my hair I made sure I had majority of what was needed to kickstart a healthy hair journey. The rest I collected along the way. If you have just these 10 things to start with you will be starting on a great footing. SHAMPOO […]

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PROTECTIVE STYLING

Now that winter is here, we will transition in our dress sense in order to protect our bodies from the harm that can be caused by cold dry weather. What abour our hair? I hope this gives you enough information about protective styling to help you decide on how you will decorate your crown during […]

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10 NATURAL HAIR TERMS YOU SHOULD KNOW

I remember just before cutting my dreadlocks in 2016 I had gone on a natural hair community binge online. If anyone was posting anything about natural hair I wanted to know more. I joined Facebook groups, followed new YouTube channels, bombarded Google because something in me came alive when I saw women falling so madly […]

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NEW 2 NATURAL

I’M ALMOST four months natural. Meaning that I chopped off my very natural dreadlocks of three years on November 1 2016 and have never looked back! The Big Chop was a highly liberating moment for me, it is as though it were the tipping point of my metamorphosis, and listen hey, I’m loving who I’m […]

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