I know I should have done this post long ago especially with my baby girl, Zuri, hitting her 1 1/2 year mark! She has very thick hair with very teeny tiny coils with 4 to 5 inches of length when stretched (pulled) all around her head. Her hair is beautiful and so soft like cotton (and it looks like cotton) which I attribute to her Dad’s side of the family being 100% Nigerian. 🙂
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Here are three alternatives to old school hair grease! All three also offer shine and moisture sealing capabilities.
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Hey Curlies, Below is a list of some of my favorite curl refresher sprays! I like to use refresher sprays to dampen hair prior to re-moisturizing and styling, to dampen sections of my hair that have dried prior to applying … Continue reading 6 Awesome Curl Refreshers!
I tried a new natural hair line, called Soultanicals, that I picked up at Pampered & Twisted Natural Hair Boutique in Houston, Texas back at the end of August. I picked up two products which would be the Mango Dip Detangling Slip (leave-in conditoner and moisturizer) as well as the Fluff-a-licoius Curl Nutricious (creamy moisturizing styler).
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Hey Curlies, We have a new giveaway for you!!!! See instructions below on how to enter! Embrace the Natural You and Original Moxie have partnered to bring you the Natural Wonder 5K Giveaway!!! Three winners will be chosen. You could … Continue reading GIVEAWAY | EMBRACE THE NATURAL YOU & ORIGINAL MOXIE NATURAL WONDER 5K GIVEWAY!!!
Ever experienced a natural hair set back? Have you ever been running your fingers through your hair and noticed some breakage along the crown, along the edges or in the back of your head? Have you ever had heat damage after straightening your curls?
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Hey Curlies, I’ve stepped out of the box and tried a completely new line>>>Beautiful Textures! I’ve eyed it many times at Sally’s Beauty Supply and they had a sale so I was able to get 4 products for just over … Continue reading Beautiful Textures Review & Twist Out with Moisture Butter
I’ve pulled a list together based on what could possibly be causing breakage of your natural hair! The list below includes physical items and/or involves things that you are doing to your hair. It involves things that you wouldn’t even think could be breaking your hair off. I’ve come up with the best list to ward off breakage and help you with length retention. Some of this is from my own experience…bear in mind that everything is ok in moderation!
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Not as many deals as Black Friday but there are some great ones!!!
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Hi Curlies, I used Random Picker to randomly draw a winner. There were 65 entrants in the contest which was hosted on Instagram! See the full list >>>here! The winner is>>>@musicmaster14 Please claim your prize by sending your address to … Continue reading ETNY Summer Haul Giveaway – WINNER! – @musicmaster14
Hey Curlies, I have been wanting to chime in on this for some time…as an organizer of a meetup group and various natural hair, health and beauty related events in Detroit, MI>>>it would proably be wise…but I can’t stay quiet … Continue reading The Curly Nikki Controversy & My Thoughts on the “natural hair movement”!
Hello Curlies, Some of you may have already seen me post about these products on Instagram! EverButter is a Michigan based company that makes natural and personal care products for your hair and body! EverButter is also a Signature Sponsor … Continue reading Product Review | Natural Hair | EverButter & Twist Out
ANNOUNCEMENT EMBRACE The Natural You presents… MAKE ME UP NATURAL Metro Detroit’s Natural Hair, Health, Style & Beauty Expo Natural Hair | Beauty | Style | Health | Wellness Date: June 7, 2014 | Saturday Time: 1pm – 5pm ET … Continue reading EMBRACE The Natural You Event – Make Me Up Natural – June 7th, 2014
Hi Friends, I am back with another tutorial I guess or basically a “how I do it”-type video. I am doing a flat twist halo on old stretched hair. This style can be done with a braid out, twist out, … Continue reading Flat Twist Halo on Natural Hair
Don’t forget to subscribe to my Youtube channel, sign up for the email list on this blog, and check me out on Instragram via @anyiahessentials. This is the first GIVEWAY on this blog. There will be two winners. Rules to enter are below. Check … Continue reading Grow Edges with JCBO & A Giveaway [CLOSED]
Hey Curlies, Here is review of The Thank God I’m Natural line. I did a chunky twist out with curly bangs using these products! Enjoy! Products used in this video: *TGIN Moisture Rich Sulfate Free Shampoo *TGIN Honey Miracle Hair … Continue reading TGIN Thank God I’m Natural Review & Chunky Twist Out with Curly Bangs
Hey Chicas, I’m back with a good ole fashioned review! Now I’ve talked about SheScentIt products before>>>I know, I know, I know! However, when you find a great brand, it’s hard not to talk about them especially when they release … Continue reading SheScentIt Review – Coconut Sorbet, Buruti Hair Milk & Twist Out
Hey! I posted this last week I think! It’s my version of a hug bun without a donut! Enjoy! Leave comments, rate and subscribe. Products used in this video: -My Honey Child O’Honey Curl Mist -Shea Moisture Curl Enhancing Smoothie … Continue reading Twist Out Turned High Bun Tutorial