My favourite 2016 products

My favourite products for 2016 It has been three years since I’ve done a favourite products post. Although a lot of time has passed and I have tried a few products (not many) here and there, I still go back to my faithful few. As my hair grows, I have less and less time and  … Continue reading My favourite 2016 products

My favourite products for 2013

What a great year 2013 had been for me and my hair. I am constantly learning new things to improve myself and the health of my hair. It has been 2 1/2 years since I last placed permanent colour in my hair and my hair has really grown since then but I still have colour … Continue reading My favourite products for 2013

10 things you can start today to help shed pounds

1. Accept the fact that you are over weight: many persons are in denial about there weight and body images and avoid the scale at all costs. They ignore the fact that their clothes are fitting tighter or they are purchasing a size higher every other trip to the clothing store. Most time when reality … Continue reading 10 things you can start today to help shed pounds

10 things you can start today to help shed some pounds

1. Accept the fact that there is room for improvement and reduce stress Many persons are in denial or in conflict about their weight and body image so they avoid the scale or even mirrors at all costs. They ignore the fact that their clothes are fitting tighter or differently.  They purchase a size higher … Continue reading 10 things you can start today to help shed some pounds

High Blood Pressure

Hypertension Hypertension (HTN), or high blood pressure, is a common but serious chronic disease where there is an abnormal increase in pressure in the arteries of the body. Generally HTN does not have symptoms but some people may experience headache or vomiting, or may feel unwell, weak, or even faint when their blood pressure is … Continue reading High Blood Pressure

“Water is bad for your hair”

This is actually one of the biggest misconceptions about natural hair. Like many others, I also believed this until about a year ago. Water your hair so that it may grow!! Although my hair was softer and easier to manage when it got wet, I never understood why and never knew the principle behind it. … Continue reading “Water is bad for your hair”

Hair Myths

Let us take a look at a few hair myths, some of which we may have heard at some point while growing up or may still hear today. If we do not know the truth then we will be unable to make the correct decisions. Like many others, I too believed a lot of these … Continue reading Hair Myths

The Structure of Hair

The hair that you see on your head and skin is dead tissue. Hair is derived from a structure in the skin called the hair follicle. The only part of the hair that is alive is the portion that comes directly from the follicles in the dermis (skin) but once that part reaches the surface, … Continue reading The Structure of Hair

Hair Growth Factors

Factors that influence hair growth Now let's get into what most people are interested in, HAIR GROWTH. To understand hair growth, you must first understand what causes hair to grow and what prevents it from growing. Now that we understand a little bit more about the hair growth cycle, let us look at the factors … Continue reading Hair Growth Factors

High bun for natural or relaxed hair, locs, weave or braids

High bun

Quick and simple high bun Tutorial coming soon