Faux Locs Faux locs are without a doubt one of my favorite protective styles. Not only do I find them super convenient, but I adore how natural they look in comparison to other alternatives. Just as their name suggests, Faux locs are a type of protective style that mimic the look of actual dreadlocks. They … Continue reading Loc It In!
As a college student, I am all about shopping on a budget, but as a college student with natural hair, I take that phrase to a whole ‘nother level! See, when it comes to my hair products, I’m all about stretching my dollar as far as it can go because let’s face it – many … Continue reading Favorite Conditioner
Ever have those days when you just have no idea what to do with your hair? I know I do... Sometimes, it's just a matter of my style not being fully dry and ready to take down, but other times, it's just a matter of me not wanting to deal with the mess atop my … Continue reading My Lazy Day Hair Hack
If you find yourself reading this blog, chances are you're someone who cares about the health of your hair, but sometimes, even the most well-meaning naturalista makes an oopsie when it comes to her curls. Find out if you're one of the naturalistas Chrissy's looking at by reading about 5 common hair mistakes that lead … Continue reading 5 Common Mistakes That Are Damaging Your Curls
If you couldn't already tell, I'm a huge fan of protective styling, but despite having tried so many looks, Pinterest reminded me that there are many more I have yet to rock and have fun with... so of course I compiled a top 5 list of looks I can't wait to try in the near … Continue reading My Protective Style Wishlist
SheaMoisture recently introduced a Jojoba Oil & Ucuuba Butter Collection catering to protective styling that is currently being sold exclusively at Walmart. One of the products featured in the collection is a no-rinse foam shampoo that can be used to easily clean cornrows, box braids, extensions and other protective styles. Since I'm currently wearing … Continue reading Foaming Cleanser for my box braids?
SOLANGE As I work through finals weeks trying my hardest to remain sane, I couldn’t help but find myself playing tracks from Solange’s A Seat at The Table in the background as I studied. This album, released back in September of 2016, has just the right mix of soothing tempos, sensual grooves, and calming vocals … Continue reading Views: DON’T TOUCH MY HAIR
Recently, I did a post about why protective styles are life in which I gave a list of ten awesome benefits and bonuses these styles can bring to the table. One of the benefits I mention on my list is how protective styles can offer a variety of looks that all prove equally beautiful, but … Continue reading Pick your Protection
Whenever I have a question about how well a new product works or how to best execute my style, chances are I’m headed to YouTube to hear what my favorite naturalistas have to say. Even though they are so many amazing natural hair gurus available to choose from on YouTube, I always seem to find … Continue reading My Top 5 Natural Hair YouTubers
Every curl has a story. Not everyone has found their Holy Grail product, including our girl Latice, but find out why this naturalista is completely okay with that. Unlike my daughter, I don't have a favorite product for the simple fact that well, I'm simple. I maintain my natural hair and the hair of my … Continue reading Girls with Curls: Latice