Anti-Frizz Flat Iron in a Jar: Butter Whip Coil Cream

This should be called flat iron in a jar!  The claims are definitely not exaggerated.  I put this on my hair just to try it out…I condition every time I wash my hair, so I’m always putting conditioner on and leaving it in.  It wasn’t until before going to bed I did a double take…

Toxic Beauty: Ugly Truth

   We associate beauty with youth, health, clear skin, and shiny long hair, but can the chemicals in your beauty & household products cause cancer & disease, premature aging, and worse, poison and negatively impact your health?   Just because it’s sold in stores, online, or is produced by big name companies, consumers feel the…

Curly Hair: Advice from Life Experience 

   Curly hair brings up memories of babies, the idea of Cupid…and for those with curls, frizz, humidity, & nappyness.  Before the dawning of the age of the flatiron, curlers predated the blow dryer as the go-to, and then there was the hair steamer.  Kids these days won’t understand how much I would’ve appreciated knowledge…

Crazy Beauty Hacks, Tricks, Treatments, and Celebrity Secrets

These are the craziest beauty treatments and hacks, secrets of celebrities and stars.  Poking your face with needles, electrocuting it, rubbing a potato on it, vacuuming it, then soothing it with some Vitamin C and coffee.  These are some of the weirdest skin-care, beauty, make-up, and hair-care tricks out there. Endermologie and Lipomassage: Well Box or…

Would You Burn Your Hair?

Do not try this at home.  “Velaterapia” is the most bizarre hair treatment I’ve ever come across in my life, it’s called  or if you’re American “Candle Cutting”. It originates from Brazil and is actually pretty scary for someone who loves their hair. At a professional salon, Candle Cutting is the method of twisting the…

Going Blonde Tamed My Curls!

Since having gone blonde, I’ve noticed my hair is actually more manageable- given I look like Einstein without a flatiron- the frizz is gone!  I only have a bit of frizz at the back of my head, and no longer feel the need to straighten my hair all the time.  I do deep condition several…

Top 10 Conditioners

Pantene Curly Conditioner Pantene Deep Conditioner It’s A 10 Leave In Conditioner It’s A 10 Miracle Hair Mask Alterna Caviar L’oreal Ever Pure Sulfate Free Garnier Sleek & Shine Leave In Conditioner Dove Intensive Repair Ion Redken Color Extend Magnetics Conditioner

High Man-tenance

I touched up my roots yesterday and still have to tone. Section hair Measure & Mix 30vol developer and L’Oréal Super Oreal Blanc. Apply from root to cover new growth, trying not to overlap: then take it to the tips during the last 30min. Shampoo & DEEP CONDITION afterward- can’t stress that enough: I prefer…