Wash Day

  • This is the sister post to Sometimes Laziness Pays Off. That easy, moisturizing routine set the foundation for my softest twist out ever, eh-vah! And the best part? My hair remained soft and moisturized for a whole week without any additional co-washing or moisturizing. Whoop whoop! Here is the full…

  • In getting my hair back on the right track, one of the things I needed to address was breakage. I haven’t done a protein treatment since I cut off the last of my relaxed ends last April so I was much overdue. To curb my breakage, I started by co-washing…

  • July is here and it brings with it new Wash Day Experience Themes! KLP has broken down each week so pop over to Saving Our Strands to check out her post [here]! Tomorrow morning I’ll be posting 4 styles that are perfect for vacations! July Wash Day Experience Themes was…

  • My hair has been on whirlwind for the last 2 weeks, and not an altogether pleasant one. I’ve gone from twist out, to straight hair, to marley twists, to puff, back to twist out. I’ve fiddled with my hair too much in such a short span of time, making me…

  • My feelings for twist outs and my feelings for braid outs are at opposite ends of the spectrum. As a result I’ve basically been avoiding braid outs. BUT after loving how stretched and big my hair was when I took out my marley twists this weekend (I lost the battle…

  • It’s that time again… when I need a break from my hair so I lazily tuck it away in marley twists. Here’s what I did. [1] Co-washed with Eden Body Works Coconut Shea Cleansing CoWash. [2] Next, I tea rinsed with green tea. Remember when I used to tea rinses every week!…

  • This week’s theme is “next day hair” to showcase your favorite way to style your hair after wash day. My absolute “next day” style is my long-time love, faux bobs. Being able to tuck my hair into a faux bob is one of the things I miss most about my…

  • The kinks and coils are back! My straight lasted a week but I had to dig deep to stop myself from jumping in the shower and throwing conditioner in my hair after day 3. I enjoyed wearing my hair straight but I missed my little coily babies. REVERTING MY STRAIGHT…