Relaxer Alternatives When You’re Bored With Your Natural Hair

I love my natural hair, but there are times I get tired of doing the same twist-outs, braid-outs, and puffs. As cost-effective and beneficial as being natural is for my funds and health, there’s just no way I would go back to a relaxer. In the 5+ years that I have been natural, I’ve seen women relax their hair due to boredom, reaching a “hair length goal”, or because they have no...

How To Maintain Straight Natural Hair

This is not a sponsored post but does contain some affiliate links I don’t straighten my hair often, but omitting rainy days I keep straight hair for three weeks to a month. The fact that getting my hair done is so expensive, I want to get my money’s worth.  Even though I don’t fully follow my regular regimen, having straight hair doesn’t mean I neglect taking care of it. Here’s...

Signs You Need to Trim Your Natural Hair

5 Signs You Need to Trim Your Natural Hair

Trimming natural hair is an important step in a healthy hair regimen. After months of trying to do it on my own, I finally visited my stylist for a much-needed trim and blowout. I had a lot of growth, but my ends were so bad I had to cut at least 2-3 inches off. There are several factors in our everyday lives such as manipulation, weather and rubbing across certain material that...

How to use Coconut Oil for Your Hair and Skin

How to use Coconut Oil for Your Hair and Skin

If you’re in need of a multipurpose product for your whole body, coconut oil just might be the answer. While some have an allergy or sensitivity, there are many benefits for using coconut oil for your hair and body. If you’re wondering how to use coconut oil for your hair and body, here are some ways below. Oil Pulling Most people practice oil pulling to whiten teeth, treat toothaches or combat...

From Basic to Baddie with PÜR Quick Pro Glitters

PÜR Quick Pro Glitters

PÜR Quick Pro Glitters were sent for review purposes. All opinions are my own. I’ve been fighting a head cold for almost a week so putting on makeup hasn’t been my priority for work, church or really anything else. Last week I received PÜR Cosmetics’ Quick Pro Glitters and decided to play around with them since puffy eyes are not cute. The Pur Quick Pro Glitters is a 5-piece high-pigment glitter eyeshadow...

Maybelline Superstay Matte Ink: The BEST Matte Lippie Ever!

Maybelline Superstay Matte Ink The BEST Matte Lippie Ever!

I received the Maybelline Superstay Matte Ink from Influenster for my honest review Longtime followers know that lippies are my makeup weakness. I have a billion and one ton from Colourpop and NYX, but NOTHING has topped the Maybelline Superstay Matte Ink. In fact, the shade Lover has truly become my Summer ’17 staple. Some benefits of the Maybelline Superstay Matte Ink are: Flawless matte finish Highly-pigmented color Long-lasting, saturated matte...

PÜR Cosmetics My Little Pony: The Movie Collection

PÜR Cosmetics My Little Pony The Movie Collection

The My Little Pony Collection was sent for review purposes. All opinions are my own. I grew up in the 90s and LOVED My Little Pony. The toys and pretty much anything associated with the My Little Pony franchise was for me. If you follow me on Instagram, you might’ve seen my unboxing of the new PÜR Cosmetics My Little Pony: The Movie Collection. The set came in a cute caboodle case...