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event // tresemme botanique launch

I am slowly getting my way back to blogging and vlogging after my break for my maternity leave. Part of being a blogger is attending new product launches and letting you guys know about new products that are in the South African market. I was invited to the launch for…

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Pregnancy & postpartum: how my hair handled this phase of my life

One of the worries that I had during my pregnancy was how it was going to affect my hair. I know, I know, it seems so trivial that whilst going through one of the most life changing experiences of my life, I was worried about my hair. Since starting my…

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hair update // february 2017

My hair routine is finally getting to where I want it to be: predictable. I know that sometimes in the world of natural hair and natural hair blogging, predictable can be seen as boring, but I am so happy to be here. The one place where I can be creative…

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how to // trim 4c natural hair

Trimming ones hair is one of those unfortunate things that need to happen if you want to maintain healthy ends and healthy looking hair. When I had relaxed hair, I hated trimming my hair because it equated to a loss in length. Since becoming natural, I have become the opposite,…

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hair products haul and empties

I haven’t done one of these hair products haul and empties posts in a while because honestly the movements in my hair products stash haven’t been that interesting. I decided that in 2016 I will pin down my staple products, and I achieved that goal. Thus, this meant that I really…

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hair update // january 2017 & looking back at 2016 hair goals

It’s a new year – well it has been for the past month now :). In this time of the year, I like to set yearly goals for my hair and a general theme of what I want to do with my hair for the year, and for 2017 it won’t…

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tips & tricks to bring your natural 4c hair back to health after neglecting it

There are many ‘rules’ in the natural hair community aimed to help achieve and maintain healthy hair, but sometimes life gets in the way and all those rules fly out the window. You end up stuck with shrunken, dry and not very nice looking hair. I found myself in the…

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1 year of natural hair: thoughts & lessons

I have been rocking my hair in its natural state for just over a year now  after going through a 7 month transition and I have been enjoying it! There has been a joy and satisfaction that has come from taking care of my natural hair the right way for…

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hair update // november 2016

I was very excited for November to come along because, the end of November marks my 1 year anniversary rocking my natural hair! My hair has definitely grown since I big chopped, but I still feel like I am not at the length that I want to be. One of…

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hair update // october 2016

This month I finally got my hair back into a protective style, I was really getting tired of having to wash and style my hair each weekend – it took up so much time! I haven’t gotten to that point yet where I can go for 2 weeks without a…

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crochet braids twists tutorial

So I am back in another protective style; this time it is really needed. I have a busy time ahead of me and I want to have my hair away so that it’s one  less stress that I have to deal with. I’ve also had my hair out since early…

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my 2nd attempt at a wash and go

After failing miserably a few months ago – I decided to pull up my socks and go for my 2nd attempt at a wash and go. This was sparked by my wash day last week and the products I used that made me think that I might have better luck…

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