Length Check

  • While blow drying my hair this weekend (using the tension method + cool air), I had the sudden urge to see how long my hair has gotten. It’s been ages since I’ve done an official length check. No seriously, it has. I haven’t done one since June 2015, eek! You can check…

  • I nearly forgot to post my 2 month update. I had been holding out on straightening my hair for a proper length check for weeks. Then I kind of hit a twist out stride out and the urge to flat-iron my hair went right out the window. Anywhooo, here’s my…

  • I was deleting photos on my iPad when I found the photos on the left, from September 2015. I hadn’t realized there was much of a change in my wet hair over the last couple of months. Those thinner looking ends on the top left? I’m going to chalk it…

  • I started off by pre-pooing with Shea Moisture Intensive Hydration Conditioner for about an hour. After rinsing out the conditioner, I shampooed with Bobeam Coco Honey & Amla Conditioning Shampoo Bar. I normally co-wash but I since I planned to straighten my hair, I wanted to make sure I used shampoo…

  • [1] Pre-pooed with Hairveda Red Tea Nourishing Conditioner + safflower oil on top for about an hour. [2] Co-washed (in 6 sections) with Carol’s Daughter Hair Milk Cleansing Conditioner.  I realized during this wash day that I’ve never shared what my hair is like when soaking wet/co-washing so here it…

  • The picture on the left is from my touch up in August. The picture on the right is from my touch up in October. I used a belt to show where the smallest part of my waist is this time and I’m grazing WL baaabbbyyy (in MY mind I am,…

  • I shirked off the laziness this weekend and roller set my hair and followed it with a saran wrap under the dryer for 10 minutes to help stretch and flatten my new growth. I’m heading home for Thanksgiving break and I figured I couldn’t show up with my now usual…

  • Flat ironed my hair and took the opportunity to do a quick length check. I tried a new serum today and it weighed my hair down a bit… eh :/