Head Wrap Side Fro Tutorial + Video

Who knew a style as simple as this would turn into my go to hairstyle for evenings out during the summer? Since May, I’ve been wearing my hair braided down. This allows me to switch things up with ease as well as gives my hair a break from constant manipulation. All it takes is a your favorite curly wig and a bomb headwrap. I wore this look for the Fourth of July and switched up the head wrap to wear it to an event last Thursday.  I’ve purchased all of my head wraps from small online shops, and of late…

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I’m A Card Carrying HeadWrap Lover. Plus Where to Buy!

I’m still in love with my custom made hair unit, but for the past month, I’ve been rocking a headwrap almost daily. I didn’t jump on the headwrap wagon until this year. Before I wore them every now and again, but they were never a staple head accessory. Now that I’m just keeping my hair braided as a grow out my tapered cut they’ve just become part of my everyday outfit. I typically head over to Youtube to learn how to do different types of styles, and all I can say is practice practice practice. Some styles I can do…

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The Weekend Calls for Runway Curls – Custom Crochet Wig

One of my favorite things to do is to go to work with a new hairstyle and watch all the confused looks I get from co-workers who don’t understand that to women of color hair is seen more so as an accessory rather than well just something that grows out of our heads. Some know what the deal is and others just don’t seem to catch on. My boss has stopped wondering and actually jokes that about he can never remember if my hair is the same from week to week. Lately, I’ve been wearing a custom unit made for…

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My Experience Wearing a Custom Wig Made with Indique Pure Wavy Closure

Somehow I’m still growing out my tapered hair cut. I’ve come a LONG way and with the help of my stylist Sheena at Queen Stylista’s Mane Artistry it’s on the right track to finally become something other than a tapered style. Now that my hair is in awkward stage I’ve been fighting with different things to do with it. For a while, I wore finger coils, which were perfect while I was writing my dissertation because I didn’t have to worry about my hair, but by March my hair was becoming a bit too long for the coils, so I…

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How to Cure Dry Itchy Scalp and Dandruff with Natural Hair

This is a sponsored conversation with Head & Shoulders and all opinions are my own. Thank you for allowing me to share brands I love. As a card carrying naturalista, I can honestly tell you that rocking natural hair is no easy task. On the days when my curls seamlessly fall into formation, I find myself falling in love, but on the days when each curl has their own agenda, I seriously have thoughts of reverting to chemically straightened hair. Not only does being a naturalista come with the fight of trying to get your curls to act right, but…

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