Who would have thought that hair products we whip up in the kitchen are much better than store bought ones? Not me. I heard about flaxseed gel but didn’t think about making it until my all time favourite youtuber -whitney white (Naptural 85) updated her how to, and i am in love. What you need … More DIY flaxseed gel
I have been going on and off a haircare challenge organised by @mahoganycurls on facebook. She has a lovely routine set up with length checks and since it began in November 2016, we are doing a length check this month ( February,2017) to see what improvements we have had over the last three months. My … More A trim and a length check
So i was sitting at home and feeling miserable because im sick and i couldn’t help but notice my terrible skin! I decided to do a little do it yourself face mask. What you need: Activated charcoal tablets/ capsules Bentonite clay and Water How to: Crush the tablets or open up the capsules to release … More DIY charcoal face mask and a twist out
There are many naturals we see on youtube and other social media channels who have long, thick and luxurious hair. We love to envy them, well… i sometimes do. However, i found that there are certain things they have in common which undoubtedly contribute to their hair accolades. I decided to summarize them, who knows, … More Habits of naturals with long and healthy hair
Hair porosity is one of the most important things i have learned about my hair. Hair typing 4a, 3c, 4 c…z are just letters and numbers. They do not help you care for your hair, porosity does. Photo courtesy sheamoisture.com To put simply, hair porosity is the level at which hair accepts and retains moisture. … More Search for the perfect curl part 2: Hair Porosity
The dry season is here! At least in my part of the world. The air is dry, lips are cracking, skin is ashy and hair is crispy… no surprise there. When the climate is very harsh one of the first things that suffer is our hair especially if we do not pay that much attention … More Cleansing your protective style!
When we go natural, the first craze we have is curl pattern! ” Can i do a wash and go, can my frizz be tamed? , what can i do to have my hair look exactly like that other girl’s own?” So we copy their products and regimens and our hair always falls short. Its … More The Search for the perfect curl Part 1 : protein overload
People who know me can tell you how i love to experiment with my hair. Cutting this, touching that…. Its a thing! So this was my situation last July when i went to get a deva cut done I liked it for a while but had to “shape it up” again. And by october i … More Mini chop four!
Hello lovelies! Its been a minute, i know, because… Life! Im back and i have a review! First of all if i review a salon its mostly because i found my experience delightful, otherwise i just rant about it! Lumo naturals started out a couple of years ago and has grown to be quite the … More Lumo naturals salon visit
Henna is a herb which has many benefits, it is popular for creating body art in some cultures and it has been used to strengthen and smoothen hair for centuries. I noticed that the ends of my hair were dry and frizzy and even after a trim, the coloured ends had a rough texture, my … More Henna Hair treatment