Tag: Healthy hair

Afro Care Made Simpler

Winter is the time to hide the Afro or it gets a bad rep, which I find really unfair, so because of that and some requests received, I am breaking down my weekly or fortnightly hair care as well as my day-to-day hair routine. As you can see below, they are simple and do-able throughout […]

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Hair Product Ingredients to Avoid as a Natural

Sulfate in shampoos is an oil-stripping ingredient that most naturals learn to avoid early in their pursuit of natural healthy hair. As much as we, naturals, love and mostly prefer natural hair products, the allure to tryout treatments and styling products meant for our ethnic hair can only be resisted for a while. This is […]

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My shopping list for soft, healthy hair that is easy to manage

New naturals can easily get overwhelmed with all the do’s and don’ts of the natural hair world. I discovered this when a colleague, who just went natural, asked for my help to shop for hair products. Her main concern was having an easy to manage Afro, as her freshly washed hair felt hard and dry. […]

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Happy New Year – Healthier Hair, Naturally

Come 2016, I will set righteous fire on anyone who dares say mean things about their natural hair. My hair is thicker and difficult to manage compared to yours, hence I braid/weave/relax. I can never be a natural, my face or head’s shape is not meant for TWA. I need this weave doll; the hairline […]

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Aunt Jackie’s Hair Product Review

I did a review for my fellow blogger, Frochic, for her blog’s Aunt Jackie’s give away, so if you missed the blog, but you’re still interested in knowing more about these hair products, here is the #TestandTell as written for Frochic, minus the give away. Askies 🙂 The American Aunt Jackie’s Curls and Coils brand offers […]

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Ethnic Hair Chronicles – Part 1

After receiving a beautiful message from Sandy Seema, my fellow Foschini brand ambassador, about the positive changes our hair conversations have brought to her hair, I made a promise to share in writing the knowledge I have acquired in my own natural hair journey. This is in hope that you will read and put this […]

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Cream Tree – Made in S.A.

Just in time for winter, I received a skin and hair product hamper from Cream Tree which I have been using in these past months. Cream Tree is a relatively new home grown beauty brand meant for the diverse women of Mzansi. Charmane, Bhauna, Mpho and Pam are the inspired souls behind this local brand […]

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Grow your hair with Umera Jamaican Black Castor Oil

Hair products aimed at preventing hair loss and to stimulate healthy hair growth are huge in the ethnic hair market. Think of the famous T444Z and the flourish of the Jamaican Black Castor Oil (JBCO). Sadly, a hairline cannot be expected to remain healthy and strong as long as we accept the discomfort we suffer […]

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