Hey Curly Naturals I had a sad blog post drafted but had it on another machine and all of a sudden that post did not make sense because it ‘s not entirely the end of a journey but the continuation of it. After careful consideration, a chat with a fellow blogger and inspiration from another… Continue reading New Year, New Blog…
Hey Curly Naturals, I thought I would share some of my natural hair hacks. These are personalized/invented for my hair and preferences but feel free to try them out to customize them according to your needs. Reusing old stockings/pantyhose: For many women that consider themselves coloured re-using old stockings was apart of growing up and… Continue reading My curly hair hacks
Hey Curly Naturals, If you are like me and consistently scanning the Natural hair isle for products and scanning the ingredient list at the back of the bottle, you might have asked yourself the same question. What is the difference between Sodium Laurel/Lauryl Sulfate and Sodium Laureth Sulfate. I also get confused by the usage… Continue reading Sodium Lauryl Sulfate vs Sodium Laureth Sulfate
Hey Curly Naturals, If you have been keeping an eye on my FB page or like it you guys will know that I have been having a love affair with protective styling. During my journey in the past 4 years I have not paid a lot of attention to protective styling but this year I… Continue reading PS I love you
Hey Curly Naturals, This post was sparked by a Facebook comment that I read where a fellow natural for flustered about a new product being released. Her response was somewhere in the line of “not another product that I have to try” When I went natural 4 years ago the South African market did… Continue reading How to overcome being a product junkie
Hey Curly Naturals, I am almost 4 years into my natural hair journey and there are a few things that I have learned about my low porous hair that I am sure some of you will benefit from. If you are like me then you find it oddly satisfying when you get something right with… Continue reading Low porosity 101
Hey Curly Naturals, This is just a quick post on how I trim my hair. I try and trim every 4-6 weeks sometimes the frequency is further apart depending on my schedule and how my hair feels. The front part of my hair used to be very dry, one day I just decided to trim… Continue reading How I trim my hair
Hey Curlies, That’s right I tried something different with my hair and it was a fail. I tried doing a roll out 2 years into my journey and it was a flop. I used too much styling product that looked and felt like the equivalent of product build up and that is not good for… Continue reading Roll out Silk press: Fail
Hey Curly Naturals, A while back when I was introduced and sent the smooth n shine range the one product that really stood out for me was the Hair and scalp cleanser. I would describe this product as the Curly/Natural equivalent of dry shampoo for girly with straight hair, hand sanitizer for your hair. This… Continue reading Smooth n Shine Hair and scalp cleanser Wonder product That’s on point.
Hey Curly Naturals, After almost 3 years since I last braided my hair I decided to take the leap again. Why did it take so long? Well because I needed to find someone that I could trust with my hairline and that wouldn’t pull my hair when I ask if they are able to do… Continue reading Braid It!