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, A few weeks ago I decided to buy some flax seeds to add to my homemade seed mix and to make Flax seed gel. For those of you that are not familiar with Flax seed gel here is a brief overview: The gel is made by boiling the flax seeds… Continue reading Flax seed Gel
It’s popping! Hi Curlies, What you might ask is popping well my hair of course 🙂 I think that I have finally found my holy grail product, and it has been under my nose all this time…. So few weekends ago I was too lazy to style my hair so I opted for a wash… Continue reading Its Popping!
Hi Guys (albeit embarrassed and red face) Things have been totally busy for me over the past 3 months (not to mention that I have been waiting forever to get a battery for the laptop that I am using) Despite my absence my hair has not decided to stop growing and I have still maintained… Continue reading Hair Update: Month 7
Hi Beauties. This post is loooong overdue having said that I have been busy and have more changes in my life and I still have to adjust to. It’s winter here in South Africa and styling my hair by wetting it every morning was not working for me, with the two cold front that passed… Continue reading Hair update Month 6
One of the many things that I struggled with when I started going natural was creating a regimen. Blogs and websites that I read did not really give me a good outline or guideline. I started my regimen with the basics and found out that building a regimen is easier than I thought. Below is… Continue reading How to create a Hair Regime(n)
Today is a month since I cut my hair. This makes it the perfect time to give you an update on the progress of my hair growth (not that it’s grown suuuper long.) I have a serious case of hair envy for girls with big hair but I am determined to enjoy my short hair for the… Continue reading Growing Hair: Month One.
Early in November I cut my hair again for the third time as I am leaving it short for 6 months, but that 6 month mark is soon coming to an end as December approaches. (something that I’m dreading because I have really grown to love this short hair and rocking this edgy look) There are… Continue reading What’s it like to have short hair?
I’ve been natural for 5 months and have been on this amazing journey of getting to know myself and my hair. I started a Curly dedicated twitter account (@CurlsOnly) an account that is to complement my blog. I didn’t really think that I would be getting such a lot of interaction; follows, tweets, mentions and… Continue reading Thank you Curly Community
In my previous post I shared my frustration on how difficult it was to transition from my heat damaged hair. I found 2 videos that gave me somewhat of an idea what I needed to do with my hair but it wasn’t enough. Below I share more resources with you that I found while scouting… Continue reading Transitioning from HEAT DAMAGE