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Today’s Twist Out
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Today’s Twist Out

Try as I might, I couldn’t fall asleep last night so I did what I usually do when Mr. Sandman doesn’t pay me a visit: I played with my hair. [1] I co-wash with Trader Joe’s Nourish Spa Conditioner [2] Applied TGIN Green Tea Super Moist Leave-In Conditioner and detangled section and then applied TGIN...

Reviving Flat Hair with Perm Rods
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Reviving Flat Hair with Perm Rods

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 my hair again so I...

Magnetic, Mesh, and Hourglass Roller Sets for Big, Smooth Curls
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Magnetic, Mesh, and Hourglass Roller Sets for Big, Smooth Curls

This week’s #washdayexperience theme is “Voluminous Curls.” Roller sets are a great way to achieve big curls without during direct heat (air from a hooded dryer is considered indirect heat because hair is securely wrapped around a roller while drying). Back when my hair was relaxed, roller sets where a huge part of my regimen....

Perm Rod Curls on Blow Dried Hair
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Perm Rod Curls on Blow Dried Hair

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 high fluffy blown out bun...

Twist Out with Entwine Naturalle Couture
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Twist Out with Entwine Naturalle Couture

I started off by applying Trader Joe’s Nourish Spa Conditioner to dry hair for an hour under my Hot Head Conditioning Cap. This conditioner is not a deep conditioner but it works well for a quick boost of moisture and provides lots of slip. After rinsing out the conditioner I co-washed with Eden BodyWorks Coconut...