Growth & Retention

Manic Mondays : How I can wash my hair once a month!

Manic Mondays : How I can wash my hair once a month!

Ahhh when strangers ask the age old question “how often do you wash your hair?”  The usual reaction goes something like this as I gather myself, breathe in deep and say…… Me: Once a mon…… Stranger: WHAT!!!!!!!!!!! YOUR JOKING ONCE A MONTH!!! Me:… th Stranger: sound of crickets Me: Yes once a month Stranger: How(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Kasalina

Urban Bush Babe: Kasalina

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Kasalina Maliamu Nabakooza. I was born in Connecticut and grew up in Buffalo, New York. I’m Irish and Ugandan. How long have you been natural? I have been natural my whole life with periods of relaxing my hair starting in middle school until(…)

My Last Day Hair in Florida :)

My Last Day Hair in Florida :)

Click on read more+comment to see some pics of me and my little peanut Jaden :). We didn’t take too many because we all just wanted to spend time together, and unfortunately taking photos can take away from that valuable time that I cherish. In these pics you can also see my last day hair(…)

My Hair for the Beach & Pool

My Hair for the Beach & Pool

I just returned from my trip to Florida with my son and boyfriend, I wanted to stay there…sigh. Any who these two strand twists were an attempt to save my hair from as much damage as possible. I wet my hair and added a generous amount of Herbal Essences Hello Hydration all over, then I(…)

Urban Bush Babies

Urban Bush Babies

Ever wonder a child’s take on natural hair? Wonder no more. Urban Bush Babies Series coming soon?

How Taking Care of My Hair Made a Difference

How Taking Care of My Hair Made a Difference

Hello ladies I wanted to share with you how taking care of my hair made a difference in the over all health of it. As you see in the above pictures my hair looks quite different.The before pic shows when my hair was dry, damaged, and breaking off. The after pic shows my hair fuller,(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Denise Michel

Urban Bush Babe: Denise Michel

Tell us your name and where you are from?  Peace, my name is Denise Michél and I currently reside in New York City How long have you been natural?   I have been natural since the age of 13, prior to that I was insisted to get a relaxer because my hair was untamable and(…)

Trader Joe’s Tea Tree Tingle Conditioner

Trader Joe’s Tea Tree Tingle Conditioner

Last week I did a review on Trader Joe’s Tea Tree Tingle Shampoo and this week I’m talking about its awesome partner Tea Tree Tingle Conditioner. This is one of my staple conditioners. Its $3.99, its almost all natural ;), provides great great great slip, leaves my hair moisturized, uber soft, and ohhh…..the tingling sensation(…)