Hair Rules: Oldie but Goodie

Hair Rules: Oldie but Goodie

This is an oldie but goodie, one of my first staple products that I have left stranded underneath my sink ever since I found Curls Curl Souffle about 8 months ago. Hair Rules Curly Whip has treated my hair kindly in the past, giving me gentle hold, less frizz, shine, and moisture. I have used(…)

Style: Add Textured Tights to a Dress

Style: Add Textured Tights to a Dress

See more pics on inside of the post :). Here I am wearing a cream Peter Pan collared dress/tunic that I bought on sale from Urban Outfitters for $29 with black polka dot tights from Target for $8. Topped it off with Turquoise nail polish which I luv.  Add textured tights to add more pizazz(…)

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(…)

Bob Marley: Feburary 6, 1945-May 11, 1981

Bob Marley: Feburary 6, 1945-May 11, 1981

Bob Marley: Whose music changed entire nations. This is my 18 by 25 oil piece tribute I created to this extraordinary, legendary man who influenced many essences of my creativity as he did with countless others. He will never be forgotten! What is your earliest memory of Bob Marley?

Style: Coordinating Pattern Mixing

Style: Coordinating Pattern Mixing

(Click Read More/Comment for pictures of how Solange rocks pattern mixing) If you love the look of mixing crazy patterns (via left picture) but for your personal preference would rather take more of the safe route for mixing (via right picture), taking standard pieces such as a classic white tee and jean shorts and adding(…)

Why do you love your natural hair?

Why do you love your natural hair?

Hello beautiful naturals, I wanted to do a post on why you love your natural hair for some inspiration. I will start by saying why I love mine. I love my natural hair because its free and unpredictable just like me. I also love that “just got out of bed”  look which makes it nice(…)

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(…)

Signs of Heat Damage & What You Can Do!

Signs of Heat Damage & What You Can Do!

You have washed your hair, prayed, conditioned, prayed, hot oiled treatment, conditioned and prayed a little more and now you are at the beginning stages of slightly freaking out which will soon lead to extreme levels of hysteria!!! Where in the hell are your curls! Let me tell you first -hand I have experienced heat(…)

Falling Whistles

Falling Whistles

Falling Whistles is an organization that helps to remove little boys of the Congo from militias who are sometimes so small they are sent to the frontlines of war armed with only a whistle. I heard of this organization years ago from a close friend who is heavily involved with the foundation of this strong(…)