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  • Have you ever been stuck in a rut where you don’t even want to do the things you enjoy? That was me since the last time I posted back in September. As much I love hair care, blogging, and interacting with you all I found myself logging into Blogger and…

  • I finally scratched my straight hair itch! To prep my hair for heat, I deep conditioned with Hairveda Sitrinillah Deep Conditioner. This month’s 30 day challenge is all about hot oil treatment, so I squeezed one by applying castor oil + peppermint (these ones here) to my scalp. To help…

  • I haven’t straightened my hair since January but couple with the utter boredom I’ve been feeling towards my hair lately and Paul Mitchell Mirrorsmooth line I received last week, the stars aligned and told me it was time to pick up a flat iron. I started off with a days…

  • 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…

  • Wash Day

    Wash Day

    July 9, 2014

    [1] Pre-poo: hot oil treatment using safflower oil. [2] Co-wash: Carol’s Daughter Hair Milk Cleansing Conditioner. Hibiscus, lavender, green tea, nettle leaf (CC’s Naturals Happy Hair Tea) [3] Tea-rinse: hibiscus, lavender, green tree, nettle leaf (I leave the tea in my hair) [4] Wrapped my hair with a towel for 20…

  • Wash Day

    Wash Day

    May 21, 2014

    **I’m sorry I’ve been M.I.A. from blogging and all things JGA related this week (culprit = classes) but I’ll be back to business as usual at the end of the week. [1] Pre-poo: with HairVeda Red Tea Nourishing Conditioner. [2] Shampoo: Co-washing has become the norm for me but I…

  • Wash Day

    Wash Day

    March 19, 2014

    I’ve been itching to flat iron my hair for weeks now and I finally gave in and pulled out my Sedu Revolution 1″ in this week… along with my hair shears. I couldn’t help myself! Flat ironed hair always equals a trim around these parts. Okay, the recap. Wait, one…