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