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Hair April 25, 2018

How To: Perm Rod Your Short Natural Hair / TWA!

Now that I’ve got a little length on my hair, I’ve been experimenting a lot more on different styles and I’m happy to have finally mastered the perm rod set. Here’s an easy tutorial on how you can achieve bouncy, soft perm rods for your own TWA. Enjoy!    Products Featured: Cantu Leave-In Conditioning Repair Cream ($6) Aunt Jackie’s “Curl Mane-Tenance” Defining Curl Whip ($10) Aunt Jackie’s “Don’t Shrink” Flaxseed Elongating Curl Gel ($10) Innersense Harmonic Healing Oil ($24)…

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Hair April 12, 2018

I Finally Did a Twist Out on My TWA, Here’s How!

My oh my, what a long way I have come — what a long way I have come! I am pleased to say that my hair is finally at a length in which I can do more to it than a simple ‘Wash and Go’, haha! I recently began practicing how to do Twist-Outs and after a few failed attempts, finally found a method and product combination that worked for me. So of course, I had to record a tutorial.…

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Hair 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 May 24, 2017

VIDEO: 4 Month Update for My Natural Hair Journey + The Products That Have Made It Easier

I cannot believe that it has been 4 months since I stopped relaxing my hair and began transitioning to natural! So far the transition has honestly felt pretty seamless. I’ve of course had my share of bad hair days, but I think mentally preparing myself for that to happen is what helped me through. Also, it’s made me more innovative and accepting of the fact that I don’t need to have my hair bone straight and super slick to feel…

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General Beauty Hair Makeup Skincare Travel August 8, 2016

Recap: My Jamaican Vacation!

I’m back! So sorry for the long hiatus, I was on a beautiful vacation in my home island of Jamaica. I don’t believe I’ve mentioned this as of yet, but I was born there and moved to the U.S. when I was two years old —I actually have not been back since I was 5. So, this was a very overdue trip for me as an adult. I went away with my entire immediate family and we stayed at the…

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Hair June 22, 2016

Hair Care by Innersense Beauty!

While attending the Credo event last month I met quite a number of reps from some amazing beauty brands. One brand I was approached by who really sparked my interest was hair care line, Innersense. Innersense is an organic beauty brand that specializes in providing products that are 100% clean and ethically sourced. What I love about Innersense is that they are built on the motto of “Beauty without compromise,” which reflects their personal values. They source ingredients sustainably and…

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Fragrance General Beauty Hair Makeup Nails Skincare May 12, 2016

Credo Beauty NYC Store Opening!

Last night I had the pleasure of attending the NYC store-opening event for Credo Beauty. Credo is a San Francisco based beauty retailer that only sells products made by brands who use sustainable and ethically sourced ingredients. It’s literally a one-stop shop for anyone who’s looking to purchase beauty products that are not just effective and beautiful, but clean as well. Credo’s new NYC space will carry over 100 brands in categories ranging from skin care, makeup, hair care, men’s,…

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