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Caring for African American Hair

As we know, African American hair is different from all other hair types. It is naturally dry and prone to breakage, especially when it has been chemically relaxed. 393 more words


Wash Day 8/25

Hey all!

Here’s what I did for wash day on Monday. 


SheaMoisture Moisture Retention Shampoo


SheaMoisture Deep Hydrating Masque


CHI Keratin Treatment, followed by Mizani Oil and finally SheaMoisture Moisture Retention Conditioner… 128 more words

Black Hair

Bye Bye Hair that is fried!

It is time, I once again say goodbye to my straightener. During the first 6 or so months of my stretch, sorry my transition, ( still getting used to to it being a transition) I was really good about not applying direct heat to my hair, and  I saw amazing growth and length retention. 338 more words

Relaxed Hair

A Hair Journey: The Many Faces of Aly

You can blame my obsession with changing my hair on my love for Sydney Bristow. Really, it’s that simple.

“Every day a new disguise, every night a Halloween.” 537 more words

My new hair care routine

In order to get my journey going in the right direction, my old hair routine has to go. With the Chi Enviro, you’re supposed to use Chi products, but clearly they have not been working so well for me. 154 more words

Black Hair

So I'm (kinda) transitioning...

Does “kinda” transitioning sound like being “kinda” pregnant? No such thing right? Well…let me explain. I stopped getting relaxers seven long years ago and have been clean and sober from the creamy crack ever since. 226 more words