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Weave It or Leave It? Outré Batik Duo Bundle~ Dominican Blowout Relaxed Hair Review!!!

Hello ladies! Hope the new year is treating you well! I wanted to introduce a new segment to my blog called Weave It OR Leave It Wednesdays, where I will give you the scoop on the latest hairstyle that I am wearing and if it’s worth the time and more importantly, the MONEY! Before we […]

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Hair Update~ Add beads to your twists!!!

Happy 2016!! Hope everyone had a fun and safe time ringing in the New Year! I switched up my hair today with these hair beads/clamps/jewels and I must say they have me feeling like Royalty! (Cue the horns) I purchased these on Ebay. With the shipping and handling they came to about five bucks, which […]

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My Jumbo Twists: Pics, Pros & Cons

Hello My Loves, I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas!! I couldn’t wait to share my new ‘do with you! And no I wasn’t trying to rhyme on purpose! Anywho, I am rocking these long, jumbo twists as a protective style. I installed them using the crochet hook method. This hair already comes pre-twisted […]

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My 1st YouTube Review!!!

I finally did it. I posted my first review to YouTube. Slowly but surely, I’m making my way to the other side. I enjoy writing posts, after all it is my first love. But I wanted to switch things up a little. Sometimes you don’t always feel like ready a long post. I know I […]

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Why Zendaya ROCKING and DEFENDING her LOCS is EPIC

More and more recently, women in show biz as well as everyday women have been embracing their natural hair texture. Going for more natural looking styles for me has been very empowering and challenging at the same time. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been stopped on the street by admirers, white and […]

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Is that your hair? How do you do that? Can I touch it?

(http://mfhung.tumblr.com/post/19028557597) These are questions that I and weave wearers like myself are asked on the daily. When these questions arise, I try to handle each query with style and grace.  Just the other day a woman asked me, “Is that your hair?” I replied with a sassy smile as if to say, Wouldn’t you like […]

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D.I.Y. Bun with Marley Braiding Hair

Hair. It is a journey in itself, especially troubling for women of color. Whether your hair is long or short, there will always be some level of maintenance required. My natural hair journey began nearly two years ago, not due to growing popularity though, more like laziness. I was never one to consistently keep up […]

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Why I _______ my hair.

Why I perm it, straighten it, press it. Wig it, glue it, sew it. Why I “Aunt Jemima” scarf it or Angie Davis fro it. Why I sister lock, finger wave, high bun or box braid it. Why I Halle Berry, Rihanna, Tyra or Beyonce it. Why I run from water in the summer to […]

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New Hair Trend: Ombre

Ombre, one of the latest hair trends this season, features a darker color at the roots and lighter color towards the tips. Most recently, Rihanna rocked this style at the 2013 Grammy’s. Feeling a bit down in the dumps and in need of a new do, I decided to break out of my comfort zone […]