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Painting the Town PinkšŸ’• Luster’s #PinkTakeOver Party Bus w/ Naturally Temi & Resa B. Luster {Recap}

Growing up in a black household, there were a few haircare products I can remember that were trusted to maintain my tresses. Among them was Luster’s Pink Oil Moisturizer Hair Lotion. I know y’all remember getting your hair slayed with some of this! It always made my hair feel really soft and not to mention, […]

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Sunday Inspiration: I was being bullied at work for my hair! šŸ’‡

I was being bullied at work for my hair! Yes girl, they tried me but trust, God had a plan all along! He used a situation at work that was meant to destroy me and turned it around for my good! For the longest time, I couldn’t figure out how I would share it, if […]

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New Look|Crochet Braids| Samba Twist!!!

Hi Guys! Hope all is well. Today’s post is all about my new hair style using the crochet, latch hook method. The hair I used is Samba Twist 50 inch. It’s from Sensationnel’s African Collection. I purchased this hair Sunday night from wigtypes.com and it was at my door step Tuesday morning, which just happens […]

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Stylin’|How I Style My Crochet BraidsĀ 

Hey Guys, It’s been a minute! Hope you all enjoyed this three-day holiday weekend! Can you believe summer is basically over? Sigh. Anyway, I wanted to share how I styled my crochet braids with you! Yes, these are crochet braids! I love them because they are so close to my natural texture hair. I used […]

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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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12 months of Protective Hairstyles

I started wearing Crochet Braids last October. I remember it so well because my girls and I were going to NYC to attend a liveĀ taping of the Wendy Williams show. SB: How u doin’? My sister spent hours the night before installing them and making sure they were curled to perfection. I had gotten burned […]

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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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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 […]