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Retwist No. 3
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Retwist No. 3

I was trying to hold out until I’d hit week 5 at least to retwist my hair, but my hair had other ideas. My hair has been growing like a weed and started matting at the roots. I was completely over having to finger-combing my roots to keep my hair from matting so I decided...

First Self-Retwist
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First Self-Retwist

“Mama I made it!” That’s how I felt after removing all the pins from my hair and seeing that I didn’t jack my little baby locs up. Disaster. Averted! Here’s a recap of the momentous occasion. I started off by shampooing with Dr. Locs Yasin Shampoo. Even after lathering my hair 3 times, this shampoo...

Twist Out with Mielle Pomegranate & Honey
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Twist Out with Mielle Pomegranate & Honey

Wash day post, whoo! Pardon my excitement, I’ve missed doing my “official” wash day recaps. They help me track what works, what I used and when. Here’s the recap for the weekend and my soft, fluffy twist out. To restore moisture and revert my hair, I deep conditioned on dry hair with HairVeda Deep Conditioning...

Lost Files: First Straight Hair of 2017
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Lost Files: First Straight Hair of 2017

Lost files! The straightening recap that never made it to the blog last years! Here’s how I straightened my hair last January. 1 – deep condition I started off by deep conditioning with my longtime boothang Hairveda Deep Conditioning Hair Masque (review here). To help the conditioner penetrated in my hair, I used my Hot...

Softest Twist Outs Ev-ah!
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Softest Twist Outs Ev-ah!

This is the sister post to Sometimes Laziness Pays Off. That easy, moisturizing routine set the foundation for my softest twist out ever, eh-vah! And the best part? My hair remained soft and moisturized for a whole week without any additional co-washing or moisturizing. Whoop whoop! Here is the full round up of the products...