The Naturalista’s Harmattan Survival Guide


Ladies and gentlemen, the harmattan season is upon us!😱 *runs to hide in cave*. When I first returned natural, I used to dread this season because of the mad dryness of hair it brings.

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Help! My Scalp Itches!!!


Hi guys, it’s been a while since I answered your hair questions on the blog, so I thought it would be great to have another #AskNimi post. Remember to send your questions to Enjoy!

My questions are:
1. How long does a deep conditioner need to stay on for?
2. Most importantly how do I get rid of dandruff. I’ve tried many things to no avail, including anti-dandruff shampoo & hair cream. I don’t use any special product for my scalp.Your suggestions would be appreciated

Anticipating your response.

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My Hair Diary #2


Hi loves,

How have you been? Hope you missed me as much as I missed you. Have you read my BellaNaija interview ? I’m still so excited.

Anyways, I’m back with some 4c hair inspiration for y’all. Enjoy!!!

1. Chunky Twist Out!!!

I achieved this Twist out with Shea butter only. You see why I say Shea butter is a miracle worker???

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How To Achieve A Defined Twist Out Using Shea Butter Only!!!


Hi loves,

How was your last week?

This week I will show you how I achieved a really defined Twist out on 4c hair using only… wait for it… Continue reading “How To Achieve A Defined Twist Out Using Shea Butter Only!!!”

NappyEse: My Nappy Hair Journey


Hi, I’m Ese ( pronounced like the English ESSAY, without the AY drag but with a short E. get it?). It means Gift in Urhobo, a language of the Delta people from the Southern part of Nigeria.

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5 Tips To Prevent Heat Damage to Your Hair


Although some of us would never apply heat to our hair even with a ten foot dryer handle :D, some of us are more liberal with the use of heat on our hair. If you belong to the latter category,

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What’s The Best Way to Moisturize Your Natural Hair?


We all know now that moisture is none negotiable for those of us who want to grow long and healthy hair. To moisturize simply means to dampen. Water is simply the best moisturizer for your natural hair. This means that all those creams without water(aqua) among the first five ingredients are not really moisturizers.

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Curl Inspiration: Olajumoke

Beautiful Olajumoke is our Curl Inspiration of the month! 

My name is Olajumoke. I’m a medical student. I have a type 4b hair.

Does your hair have a name you call it?

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