Lessons on My Natural Hair Journey

Happy New Year fam!!! It’s been such a long time. I’ve missed blogging so much. Thanks to everyone who wished me well in my exams. I passed very well, and thanks for your prayers and well wishes. 
For my first post this year, I have decided to share not just my “natural hair story”, but the lessons I’ve learnt on this journey. I hope they will inspire someone to hold on and not give up. 
Read: 10 Tips For Taking Care of Your Hair After Your Big Chop
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Why You Should Sleep With A Silk or Satin Scarf or Bonnet


Wearing my silk scarf to bed every night is one of my resolutions for the year that I shared with you. Today, I’m sharing with you why it is important to do so.

Read my New Year Hair Resolutions for 2017

Silk or satin scarves(or bonnets or pillowcases) are very soft and so they cushion your hair against the harsh effects of the fibres from our pillowcases and bedsheets.

Most ladies sleep with hair nets, however, hair nets are not the best if you are interested in growing long, healthy hair.

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Hair nets aren’t much better than sleeping with nothing covering your hair at all. Nets have holes in them which means that your hair is still left exposed.


Hair net

So why exactly should you sleep with a silk scarf?

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New Year Hair Resolutions for 2017!!!


Happy New Year people!!! Even though we’re 7 days into the year, it’s never too lateπŸ˜‰. May 2017 be your best year yet!

New Years come with new resolutions, and although I’m not a fan of New Year resolutions, I do have some bad hair practices that I must stop this year. I’m sharing them with you all so you can learn not to do them and so you all can hold me accountable.

1. Wear my silk scarf to sleep EVERY NIGHT.

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Why Should I Deep Condition?: Part I


The Benefits of Deep Conditioning

1. Deep conditioning helps your hair retain moisture better.

If you realise that your natural hair is always dry you need to deep condition more often. A moisture deep conditioner is needed for dry hair.

2. Deep conditioning reduces hair breakage.

If your hair is breaking off so much, you would need to deep condition.

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#DeepConditioning Series: Part II


🌼Are there types of deep conditioners?
🌻 Yes, all deep conditioners are broadly classified into two:
1) Protein DCs; and
2) Moisture DCs.

Protein DCs give strength to the hair. A moisture DC is one that increases the hair’s ability to retain moisture.

My mayonnaise DC works as both a protein and moisture treatment. Do check it out

A moisture DC is one that

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