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Benefits of Aloe Vera Gel

Benefits of Aloe Vera Gel

Aloe Vera Gel Benefits for Hair: – Moisturizes – Detangles – Can activate fresh growth – Heals and soothes damaged scalp from dandruff, scratches, & burns – Is an anti-puritic reducing dandruff, itchy, scaly scalp and Seborrheic Dermatitis – Balances pH level (porosity) of hair – Can help define hair – Can be used as(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Gina a.k.a Natural Belle

Urban Bush Babe: Gina a.k.a Natural Belle

1. Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Gina AKA Natural Belle and I’m from London.   2. How long have you been natural? I’ve been natural for 3 and a half years3. What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work?   3. What(…)

Refresh the Ends of Your Hair

Refresh the Ends of Your Hair

Lovely people have been asking me what I do to re-moisturize the ends of my hair when they start looking dry and tired. Two things I use are a squirt bottle filled with water and my staple leave in cream Curls Curl Souffle. I squirt the parts of my hair that I want to freshen(…)

Curls Curl Souffle

Curls Curl Souffle

Curls Curl Souffle Medium Curl Styling Cream is my staple leave in moisturizing cream. This stuff hasn’t failed me yet and we have been together for about 8 months now. I’ve switched up between different leave-ins but I always come back to Curls. This product leaves my hair uber moisturized and soft for dayssss…it has(…)

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(…)