Styling My Natural Hair with YOU Be-Natural Products

Happy Fall! Today marks the first day of autumn!!  I was recently sent a BOX full of  natural hair goodies from YOU Be-Natural. They put your girl on! I did my hair this past Saturday for the Curls Presents: The Naturalista Hair Show Fashion Show using only YOU Be-Natural products (with the exception of my heat ...

When the Bough Breaks Movie Review

Happy Wednesday! My bestie/movie partner and I recently saw When the Bough Breaks at our favorite/childhood movie theater. It wasn't good. Watch the trailer here. My Thoughts This movie could've aired on Lifetime or BET. It reminded of the recent BET movie Only for One Night starring Karrueche Tran. Some movies don't need to be in national theaters. When the ...

The Naturalista Hair Show-Fashion Show 2016

Happy Tuesday! I had the pleasure of attending the The Naturalista Hair Show Fashion Show presented by Curls. It was a beautiful night. The models were gorgeous and so were many of the runway outfits. The show was hosted by bloggers/stylistas Dayna and Brittany otherwise known as the CHICNaturalistas. I am a fan of their blog and I ...

Web Series Wednesday: Professional Black Girl

Happy Web Series Wednesday! I am looking forward to the  9/9/16 premiere of the new web series Professional Black Girl created by Dr.Yaba Blay. Below is a preview clip and I am here for it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VsCtd-rj520 About Below is the 411 on Dr.Yaba Blay and her new web series via her You Tube video description. DURHAM, N.C. — Dr. Yaba ...

6 Reasons Why You Should Attend the Ubiquitous Expo

Happy Saturday! I had the pleasure of attending the 2016 Ubiquitous Expo at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington DC last Saturday (8.27.16). It was a great event to close out the month of August. I was invited as an influencer by You Be-Natural. I haven't attended a natural hair event in years. However, this was a ...

Tales of An Accessories Addict: Chokers

Happy Tuesday! This can post can also be a summer trend alert even though summer is over. Oh well, I just hopped on the choker trend. Better late than never! I recently purchased my first choker from Windsor. See down below. Black Bar Hopper Set- $10.90 This choker was about $11 and it can be purchased here. I'm ...

Summer Hair: Braided Up-do with Twists

Happy Friday! I am loving my natural hair this summer! My motto was to have fun with it and that's exactly what my stylist and I are doing. I've been doing a lot of different braiding styles based on various styles I've seen online. Below is my braided up-do with twists. It's similar to last year's ...

Things To Do in DC: Visit FREE Museums

Happy Wednesday! I feel so blessed to live in the DMV (DC, Maryland & Virginia area) because I have access to amazing & FREE museums in DC! I've been to New York a few times (here & here) and the museums are not free. In addition, some of them are underwhelming (like the MoCADA) and can't ...

Summer Hair: Crownbraids & Fishtail Braid

Happy Wednesday! Lately, I've been inspired  to experiment with different cornrow and braiding styles this summer. I found inspiration for my most recent crown braid style via Pinterest. I typed in the search box "Crown Braids with Natural Hair", something to that effect. Anyways, I came across this picture below. Pinterest Inspiration I showed my stylist @LondonsBeautii and ...