6 Tips For Swimming With Natural Hair

Tips For Swimming With Natural Hair

It is springtime in NYC and even though the weather doesn’t really feel like it, pretty soon it’ll be time for beach trips and pool parties. Although I loved these activities when I was younger, I enjoy the beach and pool even more after learning to swim. Messing up my blowout is not an excuse for a natural and I absolutely LOVE the water now. If you have natural hair...

7 Easy Vacation Hairstyles for Black Women

7 Awesome Vacation Hairstyles for Black Women

How do you wear your hair on vacation? I’ve taken a good amount of trips in the past 5+ years and protective styles for vacation have been the best option. As a woman finding the best vacation hairstyle is important as it correlates with the various activities on the vacation itinerary and what hair products or hair tools to pack. If you’re looking for protective styles for the beach, your next...

4 Hair Relaxer Alternatives When You’re Bored With Your Natural Hair

4 Hair 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 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...

CURLFEST 2017: Floral Romper + Fulani Braids

CURLFEST 2017 Floral Romper + Fulani Braids

It’s been some time since my last style post and I wanted to share my look from CURLFEST 2017. CURLFEST is an annual Natural Hair and Beauty event held in Prospect Park Brooklyn. Naturals from all over the world come together to celebrate the Natural Hair Community and support Black Owned Businesses. With the potential to be in photos, I chose to wear a floral romper and sneakers with Fulani...

Switching up Hairstyles with Black Hairspray Wigs

Black hairspray wigs - Outre Annie

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are mine. Through the years I’ve developed an appreciation for wearing wigs. I even purchased a few wigs for the first time last winter to help my hair dry and for lazy days. I’m pretty shy when buying in store, so I use online services like Black Hairspray to purchase wigs. About Black Hairspray Black Hairspray is a beauty e-commerce company that sells wigs...

100+ Caribbean and Black Owned Businesses to Support This Holiday

100+ Caribbean and Black Owned Businesses to Support This Holiday

Can you believe Black Friday and Small Business Saturday are literally days away? Holiday 2016 is here and rather than being lazy again linking to other Caribbean & Black Owned Business Gift Guides, I decided to compile my own. If you’ve been wanting to Buy Black lately, here’s a list of 100+ Caribbean and Black Owned Businesses that you can support this holiday season. Bags, Jewelry, Shoe Accessories 2 Chic Designs...