Abandoning My Curls For Good?

Woah! Take five steps back and let’s consider this one.  I couldn’t help but sense the angst in the comments of my Instagram followers when I posted my stories of my ‘curly to straight’ transformation…

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Should you be co-washing?

Co-washing, quite simply, is using a conditioner to wash your hair. It goes without saying that the best cleanser for dirty hair and product build-up is shampoo but, in the natural hair community, co-washing is…

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There was no money for me to study…

Yet, I graduated from university on three occasions. I’m going to need to start this post in 2003, three years before I’d finished high school: I remember standing to greet the teacher in my Grade…

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Taking Time Out

I have had a really busy start to the new year. I knew that this was going to be the case after a really short break from work and a demanding first term. If you…

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Back to Basics: The Big Chop

I was reminded earlier this week of my initial steps to wearing my hair naturally when an Instagram follower asked for my help regarding transitioning hairstyles. Transitioning: The stage when you are in the process…

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