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Natural Hair Advice: Make it Your Own

Natural Hair Advice: Make it Your Own

One of the most important factors I have learned through my hair experience is that no matter how similar two heads of hair seem just alike the reality of this illusion is exactly that…. it may SEEM but no two heads of hair are the same. Sometimes people fail to understand not only does the(…)

Vatika Oil

Vatika Oil

Vatika oil is a definite staple in my hair regimen and my favorite. I use is for hot oil treatments and to seal my ends. For my hot oil treatment I apply it to freshly shampooed hair, put a plastic cap on ,and then put my heating gel cap on top of that. I let(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Rachel Joy Jones

Urban Bush Babe: Rachel Joy Jones

1. Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Rachel Joy Jones. I’m originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. I’m currently in Alabama finishing up my Bachelor Degree in Fitness and Wellness. I’m basically a gym rat which is why I love my protective styles so much.  2. How long have you been(…)

STAPLE DEEP CONDITIONERS: Aubrey Organics Honey Suckle Rose

STAPLE DEEP CONDITIONERS: Aubrey Organics Honey Suckle Rose

One of my staple deep conditioners is “Aubrey Organic’s: Honey Suckle Rose Conditioner”. I love it because its all natural, adds major moisture and shine, and makes my hair uber soft, and yes I said “uber” :). I take an empty  3oz bottle and mix jojoba oil with my Honey Suckle Rose. I apply it(…)

Learning What Doesn’t Work for your Hair

Learning What Doesn’t Work for your Hair

As I have gone through this continuous hair journey my hair has taught me exactly what it likes and what it will absolutely not respond to which in my case some of those factors are wet detangling, excessive heat, washing my hair too frequently and among many, many  more, lol but especially wet detangling!  For me(…)

Detangling Formula

Detangling Formula

This past weekend I was out of state as usual because my man doesn’t live in New York at the moment. We took my son Jaden on a nice hike through the woods along the river, there was a lot of humidity and that made my afro huge, which I love! But when we got(…)

To Comb Or Not to Comb That is the question! Combing vs Fingers

To Comb Or Not to Comb That is the question! Combing vs Fingers

To comb or not to comb that is the question! Well for me and those who know my hair practices then the answer is obvious but for those who haven’t let me just say the comb has become a distant memory…….comb what, comb who?  All jokes aside for my hair I feel finger detangling on(…)

Love Potion #9: The Recipe of Oils I Use to Moisturize my Hair

Love Potion #9: The Recipe of Oils I Use to Moisturize my Hair

I have found my dream concoction that works in moisturizing my strands and I am holding on steadfast. You may have found a mix that works well for you but if you haven’t or maybe you are just up to trying something new, here is the recipe for my Love Potion #9. ½ cup of(…)

Benefits of black tea on the hair

Benefits of black tea on the hair

I don’t know about you but I love me some tea. I drink it so much that even my son asks for it everyday! Tea is not only good for the health of your body, but its great for the health of your hair. I tried the black tea rinse last night for the first(…)