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A Failed Perm Rod Set Turned Updo
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A Failed Perm Rod Set Turned Updo

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 with True Co-Washing Cleansing Conditioner...

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...

Wash Day | White & Tan Perm Rod Set
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Wash Day | White & Tan Perm Rod Set

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 out that fail here) but...

Wash Day | Goodbye Fluff, Hello Twist Out
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Wash Day | Goodbye Fluff, Hello Twist Out

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 a great curly perm rod...

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...