Video media is taking over pretty much everything on the Internet right now, so it’s highly unlikely that, if you’re reading this, you’re not also subscribed to my YouTube channel. Hoowwwwever, people are unique creatures and wonders never cease, so perhaps you’re not! In which case, you may have no idea that I cut off … Continue reading Kinky Curly WIGS? Halfiopian Hair Review!
***EDIT: since I harp on about Treasure Tress so much, I got a discount code for those who want to try it out! Use TISS10 for 10% off of your first box ❤ *** If you're anything like me, you'll have scoured the natural-hair-corners of the net in such detail that you know all about … Continue reading Mielle Organics Takes Over Treasure Tress: REVIEW
YooooOOoooooOOoooOO blogging beans! I know a fair few people follow this blog now, and I was wondering; did you guys know that you can also be vlogging….veans? Vlogging voles, perhaps. I’ll work on it. The point is, I’m on YouTube! So I thought I’d round up some of my fave videos on here (yes, faves … Continue reading YouTube Roundup
As its name suggests, Afrocenchix is a haircare brand aimed at those of us with natural Afro hair. It focuses on natural ingredients, and since my amazing experience with the 12 Week Mour Challenge I’m now a believer in the theory that natural-based products work best for natural hair. Since lightening and dyeing my hair pink, … Continue reading Review: Afrocenchix Swish Shampoo
A lot of people assume that student life—little time, money, and being generally lazy—means being natural is a no-no. The fact that I’m disabled, and a spoonie, usually makes people even more shocked that I manage to be natural. But the reality is that natural hair doesn’t require an excess of cash or energy! To … Continue reading My Student Wash n Go!
Welcome to the latest instalment of The Newly Natural Diaries! Except... you don't have to be newly natural for this. Plenty of us are natural for years without actually knowing what's going on! So you have this hair. It's supposedly the same hair you see gracing the head of Lupita Nyongo, or Amandla Steignberg, or Maria … Continue reading Natural Haircare: The Basics
You know when you're too tired to concentrate on useful stuff, but you're also super bored, so you decide to concentrate on unuseful stuff like browsing boots.com instead? Yeah, that's how I discovered that Shea Moisture is on special offer (specifically, 3 for 2) at Boots. If you've tried or looked into Shea Moisture before … Continue reading Holy Grail or Tragic Fail? Shea Moisture Edition!
What is your natural hair type? What is your hair's density, thickness, porosity and curl pattern? Find out here! 'Natural hair' is generally used to describe the unaltered hair texture and type of individuals with African heritage. But, as you know, Africa is a big-ass continent with a ton of different indigenous ethnicities running around it. … Continue reading TNND: Hair Typing
You've made the decision: you're going natural. You've prepared yourself mentally, detoxed yourself of European beauty standards, and told your grandma/mother/friend/significant other that you don't care about their doom-laden predictions. YOU. ARE. READY. Sooooo... Now what? Well, you don't have to do much to have natural hair. It grows out of your head just right. … Continue reading TNND: How To Go Natural Part Two
So you've reached The Point--that is, you've seen a few natural haired beauties out and about, or your best friend has gone natural, or you came across some throwback pictures and realised just how limp and lank your hair is now... And your internal voice keeps whispering "Why not try it?" Your internal voice makes a … Continue reading The Newly Natural Diaries: How to Go Natural Part One