Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Cream
Feb28

Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Cream

Claims: Moisture-rich cream ups the hydration intensity of our yellow genius. Dermatologist-developed formula combines all-day protection with skin-strengthening ingredients to soothe even the driest skins. Makes skin more resilient. Use it daily to keep skin younger, longer.   Price point: $15 – 26 USD or $18 – 32 CDN My 6¢: I have used Clinique cleansing products over the years to keep my skin clean and clear but never...

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Wedding Hair Part VII – Corkscrew Weave
Jan28

Wedding Hair Part VII – Corkscrew Weave

Next up is Part 7 of our Wedding Hair Series featuring the ladies from my bridal party. If you missed Parts 1 thru 6, check the bottom of this post for links to those posts. Today’s post features the final natural bridesmaids (who just happens to be my newest sister) who has a melting pot of hair textures. She is the poster child for the number of textures that can exist on one head – from the very coarse to naturally...

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Wedding Hair Part VI – Piled Cornrows
Jan25

Wedding Hair Part VI – Piled Cornrows

Today is Part 6 of our Wedding Hair Series featuring the ladies from my bridal party. If you missed Parts 1 thru 5, check the bottom of this post for links to those posts. Today’s post features another of the natural bridesmaids who has 4b hair.  Her hair is very coarse and extremely coily so can “draw-up” to half  (or less) of its out-stretched length. Her hair was also braided the day before the wedding.  For her...

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Wedding Hair Part V – Straight Jheri Curl
Jan17

Wedding Hair Part V – Straight Jheri Curl

Today we’ll cover Part 5 of our Wedding Hair Series featuring the ladies from my bridal party. If you missed Parts 1 thru 4, check the bottom of this post for links to those posts. Our third bridesmaid normally wears her hair in a Jheri Curl. She has 4b, neck length hair. This bridesmaid also reconsidered changing the style she had originally selected after a visit to her scissor-happy-stylist. Luckily she still had enough hair...

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Wedding Hair Part IV – Twists & Spirals
Jan14

Wedding Hair Part IV – Twists & Spirals

Today we’ll cover Part 4 of our Wedding Hair Series featuring the ladies from my bridal party.  If you missed Parts 1 thru 3, check the bottom of this post for links to those  posts. This bridesmaid was the only bridesmaid that was texturized.  I would say that she is somewhere between a 4a and 4b hair type – it’s thick but not very coarse.  Months before the wedding she was sporting a very low boy cut and had opted...

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