As much as I adore Curlsmith and Camille Rose for my wash and go, I have to highlight Miles of Moisture, a local certified vegan and cruelty-free woman-owned brand out of Baltimore, Maryland. For those of you who own a brand, you know how costly it can be to create hair products with safe ingredients. A lot of blood, sweat, and tears go into producing … Continue reading Local Product Highlight: Miles of Moisture Island Dream Hair Enhancer
Some of you may want to know how I find the perfect vegan beauty products; I do a lot of research, purchase out of curiosity, and subscribe to the Kinder Beauty Box. For those unfamiliar with the Kinder Beauty Box, it is the vegan and cruelty-free version of Birchbox and Ipsy. They have products that are not usually on the average person’s radar, but once … Continue reading Kinder Beauty Box
Hair Serums serve as a tool to reduce frizz and protect the hair from future damage. With my constant struggle with frizz and dryness, I needed a hair serum capable of bringing my dry coils to life. JNL Naturals Hydrate Hair Serum is made for people like me with dry low porosity hair that has a hard time absorbing moisture; this hair serum can hydrate … Continue reading AN IMPROVED WASH N GO
Recently, I went to the hairdresser this past weekend to get a ponytail for my recent photoshoot, and Boy, was it laid! My stylist used Got2BGlue hair spray to accomplish this slick look. And I did not have to worry about frizz or flyaways. Got2BGlue got the job done, but my hair was stiff, crunchy, and flaky after a couple of days. For the first … Continue reading OH MY GOODNESS, OH MY GARDEN, THIS IS GOOD!
Keeping up your hair between wash days with the wrong product is challenging. So, when you find the right product, Make sure to stock up on it! Camille Rose’s Curl Love Moisture Milk is the best product for wet and dry hair (hence: it’s always sold out). In between wash days, I use this milk to manage my curls. This hair milk has the perfect … Continue reading IN BETWEEN WASH DAYS!
Many strive for long, thick, beautiful hair, but few are willing to maintain proper scalp health to achieve this goal. I was excited when Canviiy provided products for my Second Annual Galentine’s Day Slumber Party because I am guilty of neglecting my scalp and wonder why I am experiencing dry and itchy scalp. This week I added Canviiy’s Itch-Calming Organic-Based Serum and Sea Mineral & … Continue reading Canviiy’s Scalp Bliss
The next time you go to Starbucks, make sure you order a tall matcha green tea, take the lid off, dump the drink on your hair, and watch your hair strengthen and see growth overnight. I am just Kidding! No need to do that when Ecoslay has created a stellar protein treatment for high and low porosity hair that will restore health to your hair … Continue reading MATCHA BOOST: Protein For the Hair
Since the beginning of this pandemic, I had more time to research hair products out on the market. I came across CurlSmith’s products while searching the web for vegan hair care. This product has been on my radar for three years. But, I was reluctant to purchase this product due to the prices because there’s nothing worse than investing money in a product that does … Continue reading A VEGAN WASH DAY
Hair Salons are closed, and it’s up to us to maintain our appearances until this quarantine is over. My go-to-styles has been a wash-and-go, braids, and two-strand twists. My saving grace has been Camille Rose’s Honey Leave-in Conditioner. For those who are unaware of the magical powers of Honey, well, here it is! Honey is an emollient that moisturizes, locks in shine, and restores the … Continue reading HYDRATE WITH HONEY!
During the winter, my hair becomes very unmanageable. I tried popular oils such as olive, coconut, and Jamaican Castor oil; these oils sat on top of my hair instead of penetrating moisture into my hair shaft. The problem wasn’t the oils, but the lack of knowledge of knowing what my hair needs. I have low porosity hair, which means my hair does not absorb moisture. … Continue reading SWEET ALMOND OIL IS WHAT THE HAIR NEEDS!