Greetings, all! I hope this post finds you well. I don't post much as I have been very focused on coursework, career change activities, health and fitness, and caring for our little ones. I wanted to create a post today, however, because it's finally happened: I have found as perfect a wash day as I'm… Continue reading It’s Finally Happened: I Have Found My Perfect 4a/b Wash-and-Style Products and Method!
Category: Hair Challenge
Some Details about My Silk Press and Trim, Why I Went in to the Salon, Etc.
Greetings! I hope this post finds you well. Below I share a bit more about my recent salon experience, including some photos. Why Did I Decide to Go in to a Salon during COVID? This most recent hair salon visit was my very first salon visit since COVID hit the United States. Before this salon… Continue reading Some Details about My Silk Press and Trim, Why I Went in to the Salon, Etc.
Length Check at Pressed Roots Salon in Dallas (5 Stars)
I finally broke down and went to the salon. 🤦 I'll be glad when we move beyond COVID. I went to Pressed Roots in Dallas. Bree and Niecy were my stylist and shampoooist, respectively. 5 stars. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ They know Type 4 hair, they are professional, they are clean, they are fast, they are knowledgeable, and… Continue reading Length Check at Pressed Roots Salon in Dallas (5 Stars)
Black Friday Hair & Other: Wish Lists, Recent Purchases, Tweaks to My Hair Regimen, and More
Greetings, all! How was your holiday? I hope you and your loved ones had a safe, enjoyable time. ❤ Our immediate family decided not to meet up in the large, multi-family gatherings we usually have. Instead, each of our families celebrated separately and checked in with one another. Different, but we all still knew we… Continue reading Black Friday Hair & Other: Wish Lists, Recent Purchases, Tweaks to My Hair Regimen, and More
Twist Out in Red (Curlsmith’s Temporary Hair Color)
Greetings! This is my first time ever playing with hair color, and this was fun! I purchased the hair color -- Curlsmith's hair makeup in the color ruby -- from Ulta. Have you ever colored your hair? What was your experience? The two videos at the end of this post express my same feelings about… Continue reading Twist Out in Red (Curlsmith’s Temporary Hair Color)
My Revair Review and How I Trim and Blow Dry My Hair
Greetings! I hope this post finds you and yours well. I was asked a few questions in response to my post before last, and below are my answers to those questions. Please let me know if you have further questions . . . or tips or suggestions. 😀 Blessings! Question #1: What Is My Review… Continue reading My Revair Review and How I Trim and Blow Dry My Hair
YouTube Challenge “If You Could Only Keep 10 Hair Products Total”
Could you "survive" if you could only keep 10 hair products total? I soooooo could, LOL. Easily. 😀 After viewing Achia's video response to the "If I Could Only Keep 10 Hair Products Total" challenge (embedded below), I created my own video response. I share it below, along with photos showing my selections. So what… Continue reading YouTube Challenge “If You Could Only Keep 10 Hair Products Total”
Hair Goal Status: DIY Length Check and Silk Press during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Greetings! I hope this post finds you well. A couple of days ago the boys spent the night away from the house, and hubby decided that that would be a GREAT time for me to straighten my hair and see how much of it I had now. I was a little reluctant: I hadn't had… Continue reading Hair Goal Status: DIY Length Check and Silk Press during the COVID-19 Pandemic
[Hair] 2019 Favorites: The 1 Best New Thing I Tried This Year
Did you gain any NEW-TO-YOU hair-related favorites this year? Any . . . . . . favorite tools and accessories? . . . favorite techniques?. . . favorite products? . . . favorite product COMBINATIONS? Please share your 2019 favorites in the comments. I'd love to learn about them. 😀 The 1 Best New Hair-related… Continue reading [Hair] 2019 Favorites: The 1 Best New Thing I Tried This Year
The Stylist’s Wash-and-Go versus My Wash-and-Go
For my last salon visit, the stylist asked me to detox my hair. Specifically, she wanted me to stop using oils and butters and unnatural gels and to wash my hair with Kinky Curly Come Clean. I was to do this for the few weeks leading up to my visit with her at the salon.… Continue reading The Stylist’s Wash-and-Go versus My Wash-and-Go