Meet My Hairstylist Darlynda

Happy Monday! Today's post is all about my hairstylist Darlynda. That's her pictured below and she did her goddess faux locs in this picture. https://www.instagram.com/p/BJOkcBEgEwS/?tagged=londonsbeautiifauxlocs She's been styling my hair ever since I was relaxed, she even big chopped my hair for me in 2009 and she's been styling my natural hair ever since. I think she began doing my ...

My Crochet Braids Cut

Happy Martin Luther King Day and happy Monday! :-) Today's post is all about my crochet braids cut done by my hairstylist Darlynda. My crochet braids have been in for almost two months. I have honestly lost count of the weeks. However, I know that in about two weeks, they should be about two months old. Hopefully, ...

Freetress Water Wave Hair Review

Happy Blessed Wednesday! I'm on my fourth week of having my crochet braids with FreeTress Water Wave Hair in. I now feel qualified to discuss the pros and cons of this hair. I will also share pictures of it week by week. I'll start with the pros! Pros My natural hair is protected. It's freezing now so I'm ...

Crochet Braids with Freetress Water Wave Hair

Happy Monday! My hairstylist Darlynda recently installed some Crochet Braids for me last week. Instead of using Marley hair, she used the Freetress Water Wave Hair pictured below. I purchased 8 packs from Beauty 4 U. The Campus Way location only had seven packs left in color 2.  I purchased those last seven packs. Then I went to ...

How to Revive Dry Natural Hair this Winter

My hair has been going through it! I mean it has been seriously DRY and brittle. It's been a hot mess for a number of reasons listed below. I haven't been drinking much water and its showing in more ways than one. It's winter! Even though its not super cold yet, its definitely winter. The air is ...

My Six Years with Natural Hair

Mama I made it and I ain't looking back..lol Happy TGIF (Thank God It's Friday!!!) This post is long OVERdue. I wanted to make a cute YouTube video in honor of my 6th naturalversary which was October 11. However, life got real. I will make it before the year ends God willing! People always ask me how ...

I was Featured on Black Girl with Long Hair!

I have been featured on Black Girl with Long Hair aka BGLH!! I have mentioned before that this is one of my favorite natural hair blogs so I was delighted when I was asked to be featured as a Natural Hair Style Icon! Big thanks to Meosha {Style Icon Coordinator for BGLH} and Leila {the ...

Naturalista Files: Kimberly Elise

Actress Kimberly Elise stars in VH1's new dance series Hit the Floor. Every time I see her, I think of the movie Set it Off or this episode of Girlfriends. I LOVE GIRLFRIENDS!!!! Prior to Toni's departure but that's besides the point. She and her natural hair are fab!   See her pictures below! Photo Credit: David ...