How To: Wash and Go on Natural Kinky/4C Hair
Mar13

How To: Wash and Go on Natural Kinky/4C Hair

This video demonstrates how to achieve curl definition during a wash and go on 4C kinky natural hair.

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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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b.a.s.k. Cacao Bark Deep Conditioning Hair Treat Review
Feb15

b.a.s.k. Cacao Bark Deep Conditioning Hair Treat Review

Claims: After days of stress, over-styling, and mistreatment – your natural tresses could use nothing more than just good old-fashioned “comfort food” to indulge in. b.a.s.k. “look good enough to eat”, bitter chocolate hair mask gives your hair that sweet retreat it’s been craving! Ingredients: Distilled Water, Prime Pressed Cocoa Butter, Virgin Coconut Cream, Kukui Moluccana Seed Oil, Agave Nectar,...

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SisterLocks
May10

SisterLocks

Sisterlocks is a trademarked technique developed by Dr. JoAnne Cornwell.  She developed the technique after her interest in natural hair was piqued. Dr. Cornwell wanted a way to have small stylable locs much unlike traditional locs.  It took her 2 years experimenting on her own hair to come up with the Sisterlocks technique.  While starting a business was never in her vision, the response she received from wearing her own creations...

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10 Natural Hair Challenges You Must Know
May03

10 Natural Hair Challenges You Must Know

Natural hair challenges are very real and while the natural hair movement has gained a lot of traction over the past few years, often times we focus on the positives and don’t highlight the challenges equally.  Don’t get me wrong I agree that wearing you hair natural can be liberating and empowering but there are challenges you will face when wearing your hair in it’s natural state that are often overlooked.  Today I...

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Black Opal Even True Flawless Skin Liquid Makeup
Apr18

Black Opal Even True Flawless Skin Liquid Makeup

Black Opal has done it again with their foundations! Allow me to introduce you to the Black Opal Even True line of foundations.  As a woman of colour I’m constantly on the hunt for “the” perfect foundation. In my experience, when it’s not too red or too yellow, it’s too heavy, too oily, too pastey…you get my drift. For those of us out there that are allergic to SPF, the hunt becomes even more...

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