I have mastered my two-strand twist out. By mastered I mean that I have a method that produces replicable, pretty results that can last for days and that minimizes tangles. (Photos enlarge upon click and then the viewer can scroll through them.) The Two-strand Twist Out for LENGTH RETENTION? What's significant about mastering my… Continue reading Hair Gain #3: My Two-strand Twist Out MASTERED! The Process, the Tools, the Products
I have mastered my wash and go. Mm hmm, yep. It took me YEARS, but I have done it! 😀 Here are pictures. What do you think? Normally my hair shrinks up to my eyes. I finally figured out how to get a wash-and-go with elongation, definition, movement, and hydration. Woot!!! Below are the process, the tools,… Continue reading Hair Gain #2: My Wash and Go MASTERED!!! The Process, the Tools, the Products
NOTE: This post contains video. The Incredible Value of Hair Journaling It is VERY helpful to do photo documentation and take notes on your healthy hair journey. There is NO WAY I would understand my hair as well as I currently do were I not able to go back and look at photos and read… Continue reading Hair Gain #1: Using the “Hair Journal” App for Invaluable Insight
Ever since I went natural (that is, stopped using chemicals to straighten my Afro-textured Type 4 hair), my hair has become a hobby. At first this happened inadvertently--against my will. 😦 Yes, sadly, that's true. But now it's become a hobby for the following two reasons: First, simply out of habit (I had no choice but to… Continue reading Significant Hair-related Gains Made!!!
One of the reasons I included a spirit/soul component in my 5-year challenge is that our spiritual and emotional states affect everything. If I'm feeling hopeful and positive and upbeat and energetic, I will work smarter and better and more consistently toward all of my aims. So much feels possible with a good mindset. So… Continue reading Update: Bible Memory Verse App and SiriusXM Radio Channel 128
It's easy to post about hair. It's not so easy to post about career. The reason it's challenging to post about career is that I have several significant obstacles to overcome: (1) I'm older. This has me a little wary about making huge changes and commitments. (2) I need to be earning money to pay… Continue reading Update: Progress on Changing Careers
Note: This post contains a slideshow at the end. Happy New Year, all!!! Are you excited about what's possible in 2018? I am. Are you feeling renewed, rejuvenated, intentional, and focused? I am! I've got several engaging, fun, high leverage projects going on this year. Here are some: HEALTH and FITNESS I'm doing a Your… Continue reading 2018: New Year, Renewed Commitment, New Regimen, and More Blogging!
Greetings! It's been awhile since I've posted, so I'll just dive right in with an update on my hair (length, regimen, and products). In my next blog posts, I plan to discuss: my diet (I'm now eating pesco-vegan and loving it), my prep for an October 5K run, my recent spiritual growth, and what I've… Continue reading Update: September 2017 Hair Length Check, Regimen, and Products
Greetings! I hope this post finds you well! A few months ago I decided to participate in a hair growth study, and I suspend blogging here in order to sustain a dedicated blog about my participation in the study. Well, for a variety of reasons, I've decided not to continue with the study. This means… Continue reading I’m Back Here at My Blog!
Greetings! I hope this message finds you well! While I am participating in Abena's independent hair growth study for the next year, I will be blogging at a dedicated blog: https://myhairgrowthstudyexperience.wordpress.com. Once the hair growth study is complete, I will commence blogging here, at The Blossoming, Fit Natural. Thank you, and as always, many blessings!