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perm rods

  • 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…

  • Okay I’m kinda cheating with this week’s wash day post since I haven’t washed my hair since straightened it last week. Forgive me? Pleeeeease? My hair had started puffing out but I wanted to coax a couple more days out of it since I have no clue when I’ll straighten…

  • After finishing up my second henna treatment this weekend, I finished up the festivities by doing a perm rod set with white perm rods (7/16″) and tan perm rods (11/16″). This was my second attempt at using perm rods on wet hair. My first attempt didn’t go so well (check…

  • I know, I know *another* twist out but I promise I’ll have different style for my next wash day recap. I purchased white perm rods this week (much smaller than I expected them to be in comparison to the tan and blue I used last time) so hopefully I’ll have…

  • Saturday night I blow dried my hair, fully intending to flat-iron it. By the time my hair was dry my arms were tired, my biceps burned and I was fresh out of patience. I ended up flat ironing one row before calling it quits. I wore my hair in a…

  • Styling

    My Hair Has Some Nerve

    September 11, 2015

    My hair had the nerve to spend 16 hours drying and still didn’t dry completely. Last week I got tired of wearing my hair in a puff so I decided to detangle with water + coconut oil, co-wash with Shea Moist Co-Wash Cleansing Conditioner and quickly condition with Aussie Moist…

  • I’ve wanted to try perm rods for a while but after seeing MahoganyCurls’ video of her perm rod set . . . I caught the perm rod bug. I gave in and bought a couple packs of perm rods this week. Can’t wait to see how well they stretch my…