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Hair Skincare Video Tutorial October 2, 2017

Grow Strong Healthy Hair Faster, While Also Giving Back to Jamaica Using Rooted Treasure!

Sunday evenings for me are all about self-care these days. My ideal Sunday Funday is spent reviving my hair and skin from the past week’s wear and tear, so I can not only kill it on Monday, but look refreshed while doing so. This weekend I decided to document my current Sunday hair routine, with particular emphasis on a product that has played such a big part in how healthy and vibrant my newly natural hair is, Jamaican Black Castor…

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Hair Video Tutorial September 19, 2017

My Big Chop Experience, Tips and Current Favorite Products

So I had a brief hiatus as I got settled in to my my new job and worked on our New York Fashion Week show, but I am so happy to be back to blogging. Since my big chop I haven’t had a chance to properly discuss my experience or even give more detail as to what my reasoning is behind having done it. Therefore, I put together a short video highlighting just that, as well as my current go-to…

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Hair Video Tutorial August 20, 2017

My New Go-To Transitioning Hair Style: The Braid + Curl

For those of you who have been reading my blog for some time now, you know my go-to style since I’ve been transitioning is a flexi rod set. Lately, however, I’ve been looking to do a style that takes up less of my time so I’ve been rocking a braid and curl. This style uses way less rods and honestly is much easier and quicker in my opinion to accomplish — it gives a nice textured look as well, which…

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Hair Video Tutorial August 9, 2017

My Natural Hair Update: 6.5 Months Post-Relaxer

I honestly can’t believe that it has been almost 7-months since the last time I have gotten a relaxer! The time literally flew by and I am really pleased with the way my journey has gone so far. I’ve definitely learned a bit along the way, and continue to do so. I haven’t been the best at “length checking” and whatnot to document my progress, so figured it’s about time I do a video to compare to my 4-month update…

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Hair Video Tutorial July 28, 2017

VIDEO: My 5-Minute Date Night Up-Do!

I love the look of a fresh flexi rod set, but having to re-do it constantly is a pain. Therefore, I’ve been experimenting with a number of different up-do options. So I decided to put together a quick tutorial on how I whipped a ruined flexi rod set into a sexy date night up-do in 5-minutes. Enjoy!   Products Featured: Aunt Jackie’s Hydrating Sealing Butter ($6)  Aunt Jackie’s Multi-Purpose Oil ($6) Vann Cosmetics Glow Shimmering Body Oil ($15) …

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Hair Video Tutorial July 21, 2017

My Itchy Scalp Remedy: The Cantu Root Rinse + Root Relief

I honestly don’t know about you, but ever since I’ve started to transition my hair from relaxed to natural — my scalp has been on fire! Everyday, even after a recent wash or applying some oil the itch has been incessant. I’m not sure if it’s simply the growth or perhaps product build up, but I have been on the hunt for something that tackles the problem head on (pun intended). Fortunately, Cantu recently dropped some wonderful new products made…

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Hair Video Tutorial July 4, 2017

VIDEO: 3 Quick + Easy Ways To Style a Head Wrap this Summer

As you know I’ve recently gotten in to using head wraps, especially now that I’m transitioning my hair from relaxed to natural. They are honestly such a life saver on those bad hair days, rainy days and days you just don’t feel like doing a thing! So, I decided to put together a tutorial of 3 different ways to style your head wraps this summer using my fabulous Knots UK Head Wrap in Rouge ($25). Enjoy!    …

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Hair Video Tutorial June 28, 2017

VIDEO: Twist + Curl Tutorial Using Aunt Jackie’s Flaxseed Oil Collection

Most of you who read my blog regularly know that I am transitioning my hair from relaxed to natural. You also know that my go to style as of late to help this transition has been a flexi rod set. Recently, however, I decided to switch things up a bit and try out a twist and curl, which is basically a twist out but with rods on the end. To achieve this look I’ve been using some new products I…

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Hair Video Tutorial June 27, 2017

VIDEO: How I Maintain My Rod Sets + Curls at Night!

It took me a little while to get down the best routine for maintaining my transitioning hair at night — now that I’m no longer wearing it straight / blown out and can’t just wrap it. Spending 1 – 2 hours doing a Flexi rod or twist and curl set, then drying it for hours just to have it only last is literally the most frustrating thing that I have experienced as someone transitioning. Finally, however, I’m so excited to have found…

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