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Caring for my Marley Twists
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Caring for my Marley Twists

As requested by a reader, here’s a quick “notecard” for how I care for my marley twists! When I first started wearing my hair in twists I was much more diligent about caring for my hair while in the twists and followed all of the “while in twists” points listed below. Out of laziness, I...

Wash Day & Video: How I Install Marley Twists
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Wash Day & Video: How I Install Marley Twists

*Can I just say that waiting for a video to upload to YouTube is right up there with watching paint dry -_- I finally, FINALLY, sat myself down and re-recorded the far-from-fancy way install marley twists. Here’s how my last wash day went: RECAP [1] Pre-pooed with L’Oreal Total Repair 5 Restoring Conditioner for about an hour....

Protective Styling: What, How, & Why
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Protective Styling: What, How, & Why

I hadn’t realized I missed making these infographic until I sat down to make this one. Anywho, I hope your participation in this month’s challenge is off to a great start! Please feel free to save and share the infographic! Do you have a protective styling post? Feel free to add it below!   An...

30 Days of Protective Styling
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30 Days of Protective Styling

Now that I no longer have my nose wedged between the pages of bar prep books, I can happily get back to doing things that I enjoy without feeling guilty or overwhelmed… and that includes 30 day challenges! This month’s challenge will focus on protective styling. Prior to going natural, my go to protective styles...

Wash Day & Back Into Twists
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Wash Day & Back Into Twists

My love affair with marley twists continues. Towards the end of my transition, they gave me a much needed break and I’ve gotten use to how easy/fuss free marley twists; I’m not ready to part ways. It had been 2 weeks since I last wash and deep conditioned my hair so my tresses were due...