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Day 5 Twist Out with Minibuns
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Day 5 Twist Out with Minibuns

Normally by day 5, I’m either ready to pull my hair up into a puff because my hair has morphed into a frizzy mass while shrinkage is taking over, or co-washed/applied moisturizer because my hair feels like Saharan Desert. This week’s wash day has held up pretty well. Per my norm, I’ve done very little...

Frizzy Braid Outs Give Birth To High Puffs
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Frizzy Braid Outs Give Birth To High Puffs

Smaller braids = a more defined braid out = Jen can’t keep her hands out of her hair = Jen’s braid out only lasts 4 days Between rolling around like a madwoman in my sleep because I’ve been having nightmares about spiders (I’m ridiculously terrified of spiders), my work outs causing my roots to shrink...

Twist Out | Shea Moisture Curl Enhancing Smoothie For The Win?
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Twist Out | Shea Moisture Curl Enhancing Smoothie For The Win?

*Note: the wash day recap for this twist out is posted here. I drafted this post in absolute glee. I felt like I’d won my own personal twist out lottery *twirls and throws confetti!* After deep conditioning, I applied the same leave-in conditioner I’ve been using for weeks – Shea Moisture’s Jamaican Black Castor Oil Leave-In –...

2015 Styling Highlights
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2015 Styling Highlights

I hope every one had an amazing New Years and welcomed 2016 surrounded by family and/or friends! This post is totally late, but I’m going to pretend I’m a rebel and still share it with you. 2015 felt like the longest, most mentally and emotionally exhausting year of my life. I feel like I barely...

My Hair Has Some Nerve
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My Hair Has Some Nerve

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 3 Minute Miracle Conditioner. After...