Curly hair is a blessing and a curse. People believe we wake up and automatically have luxurious curls. IF ONLY IT WAS THAT EASY! If your curly hair is anything like mine, one day it is extremely moisturized and the next day its dry and brittle. To help combat all of the changes we face, I recommend doing a curly hair mask once a week depending on your specific hair needs. Sometimes we don’t have time to run to the store and buy a new one to meet our needs so why not go the DIY route? That way you can combat your hairs specific needs with items you already have in your home.
What is self-care and why should you practice self-care?
The beauty of self-care is that it’s different for everyone. What you consider self-care and how you practice self-care will depend on your own needs and desires. I asked multiple of my friends the question “What does self-care mean to you?” and “How do you practice self-care?” to show the ways self-care varies.Read More
Curly hair is a blessing. However, managing curly hair is not easy. I’ve been “natural” for 8 years strong and through lots of trial and error I have found a great set of products. As being natural gains popularity, there are more and more companies catering to curly hair. Some are good, some not so much. Curly hair has different needs than straight hair. These products have been tested over and over again and always exceed my expectations. Read More
FIRST THING FIRST: YOUR MINDSET MATTERS
The only thing separating a good day from a bad day is your mindset. It took me a long time to realize, but it truly is a choice you have to make. Do you want to dwell on the negative or focus on the positive? Personally, I choose positive.
It is important to note that nobody is perfect. Your mindset will not always be positive 100% of the time, especially during transition. However, as long as you strive to be a positive person and have a positive outlook the majority of the time it will get easier as time goes on.Read More