FreeTress Water Wave vs. FreeTress Wand Curl

Happy Monday! As you can read from the title, I tried out two different types of crochet hair from the FreeTress brand. I am sharing the pros and cons of each hair as well as which one I prefer. FreeTress Wand Curl https://www.instagram.com/p/BL3TZXZjlNC/?taken-by=allthingsammamama I purchased this hair from a beauty supply store in Bowie, Maryland (I don't remember the ...

NEW video: #AmmaMamaHair-Natural Hairspiration 2016!

Happy Thursday! I've uploaded a new YouTube video on my channel sharing all my beautiful hairstyles that I've rocked this year. 2016 was a great year (hair wise). My natural hair has flourished, thanks to my protective styles and my hairstylist London's Beautii. Within this last year, I've learned to LOVE and truly appreciate my natural ...

FreeTress Braid 2X Wand Curl Crochet Braid

Happy Thursday! I have a new FreeTress hair to share on my blog. It is the  Freetress Braid 2X Wand Curl Crochet Braid Ringlet Wand Curl. I love it so far. I don't think I'll ever purchase FreeTress Water Wave hair again. I purchased it from Beauty 4U a few weeks ago and had to return ...

My Seven Years with Natural Hair

Happy Tuesday! It's my naturalversary month. October 11th marked  seven years since I did the big chop! In today's post, I will share the cute styles I rocked in year six that helped me reach  year seven! Below are the styles, the products I tried, my current regimen and what styles I want next. Click the ...

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, ...

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 ...

Crochet Braids FAQ {Part Deux}

Happy Monday! Today's post is part 2 of my previous Crochet Braids FAQ. Below are the questions I've been asked a lot lately and they're not mentioned in the first Crochet Braids FAQ.   1.  Can you swim with this hair? You can but I think it will be a hot, tangled and matted mess afterwards.  This ...

Crochet Braids: Third Time’s a Charm!

Hey! I got crochet braids for the third time about two weeks ago. My second set was in for 2 months and a week. To prepare for this installation, I had my hair washed, conditioned , blow-dried and trimmed. Deets on my trim here. My stylist then cornrowed my hair. In all my previous crochet braids posts, I ...