HAIR: Relaxed Journey
The holidays are a busy time for everyone! I believe the holidays are all about spending time with friends and family creating cherished memories. So, don't spend all of your free time doing your hair! Here are some stress free time saving hair styles that really 'glam you up' for the holidays. Most importantly they're heat free!
When I’m stretching my relaxer I like to do low manipulation styles to camouflage my new growth. I’m a fan of twist-outs, as they are fun and playful. They give me just the right amount of volume and wave to spice up my hair.
Your ends could be crying out for help and you don’t even know it! Our ends are the oldest part of our hair; so it needs extra tender love and care! Retaining length is based on the health of your ends. So, if you’re focused on growing your hair, your ends are #1 priority! Here are a few tips I live-by for maintaining strong healthy ends.
Healthy hair begins with a healthy scalp—plain and simple! Our scalp is the foundation of our hair growth; therefore, it should be in the best condition. A flaky, oily, itchy scalp is no environment for healthy hair or hair growth. The scalp requires attention, just like our ends, so a consistent scalp routine is essential for maintaining a healthy scalp. Here are a few tips to get your scalp in tip-top shape!
Bunning is one of my favorite go-to styles. There are various buns that I’ll choose at any given time, but the bun-style that has grabbed my attention lately, is the top knot style. This style has been a hot trend lately. It’s sophisticated, chic and I love how quick and easy it is. You can dress it up for a night out or you can dress it down for a messy top knot look. Take a look and see how you can achieve this look.
Shedding takes place when we wash our hair, comb our hair or style our hair. On average, we lose about 100 hairs a day. An easy way to tell the difference between a broken hair and shed hair is simple. If you notice a tiny white bulb at the end of your strands, that’s hair that shed! The bulb means the hair has gone through a complete cycle of growth and as a result has fallen out. If your going through a shedding spell, here are three main reasons why…
So you just flat ironed your hair and you’re about to take a shower. What do you do? No need to panic! If I want to preserve a style, I wrap it.
Everywhere you turn you see a new product geared towards natural hair. These products tend to have ingredients that eliminating mineral oil, petrolatum and sulfates, but they can also cause dryness in relaxed hair.