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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

How To: Crown Twist on Blow Dried Natural Hair

Happy Monday! I am back with my first You Tube tutorial Tutorial: Crown Twist On Blow Dried Natural Hair! Check it out below! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=16rUt0z3cHY I hope someone finds it helpful! I get asked about my Celie Twists A LOT! I won't be doing a lot of hair tutorials because shoot I need help..lol However, I feel confident doing a tutorial for ...