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self-relaxing

  • A few days ago a reader posted a comment on a topic I completely forgot to mention: Hi, I’m an avid stalker of your blog. several times DAILY!! I’ve not a comment but a question: Have you ever achieved straighter than desired texlaxed hair during a touchup which resulted in…

  • I self-relaxed my hair this afternoon one of the more frequent questions I receive is how do I rinse out my relaxers. No flips or tricks, all I do is lean. I’ve been rinsing out relaxers this way since 2011. With the aid of two plastic caps (and some clips…

  • 16 weeks post Well, I guess it’s happening later on this afternoon since it’s a little after midnight… My stretch is coming to an end. I am very bummed I’m not making it to 6 months, but 4 months isn’t bad.  My number one condition for attempting a 6 month…

  • I ended my 10 week relaxer stretch this past Friday and I followed my usual method, relaxing my hair in halves. You can watch the video of how I self-relax my hair here. Here’s what I did in steps: 1. I started off by basing my scalp, coating my hair,…

  • My hair is texlaxed but it’s still relaxed hair. I’ve seen this misconception popping up recently but texlaxing my hair still means I’m a relaxed head. Before I continue, let me say that there’s absolutely nothing wrong with relaxing your hair bone straight! I did it for years. I only…

  • I self-relaxed my hair this weekend and followed the same routine show here in my self-relaxing video. In all honesty, sometimes I feel like I do a lot on relaxer day, but hey, if it works, and it ain’t broke… . Here are the steps I followed: (1) I started off…

  • I followed my normal touch up routine: (1) I pre-parted/sectioned my hair, based my scalp with vaseline, and coated my previously relaxed hair with CHI Silk Infusion, Roux Porosity Control, and conditioner. Today I used Paul Mitchell Super Charged Moisturizer. (2) I self-relaxed using the half and half method. Here’s…

  • Hi! Since you have incorporated clear rinses in your regimen, have you noticed a difference in the appearance of your hair? Hi there. My hair is shinier after doing a clear rinse, smoother, and detangles easier. After doing a rinse, my has also feels softer which I think is the…