Angela Simmons Shares Long Hair Secrets

Ever since the era of social media, celebrities have shared photos of their hair sans weaves first through Twitter and now via Instagram.  Angela Simmons’ hair share a few years ago quickly circulated the internet with women on blogs and hair boards alike in awe of how long and healthy her hair is.  Although there… [Continue Reading]

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Wash Day | Flexirods on Dry Hair

Arguably my favorite two styles of all times are roller and rod sets.  While relaxing my hair, I had gotten to the point where I was able to set my hair in 45 minutes or less and with my amazing dryer, would also dry in about the same amount of time.  I prefer not using… [Continue Reading]

Flexirods on 4C Natural Hair

All About Crochet Braids!

Crochet braids have had a HUGE resurgence in popularity over the past few months.  You may remember this look from the 90s, but a few updates to technique and hair used has given the style completely new life!  As a refresher from my original post on crochet braids, the style is created by braiding your hair… [Continue Reading]

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7 Scarf Hairstyles for Bad Hair Days

Despite the fact that I’ve been hiding my hair away through protective styles through most of my transition, I still have bad hair days.  Days where my edges and closure isn’t quite blended right, or when I don’t want to use heat to straighten them or when the waves and curls of my virgin hair… [Continue Reading]

Scarf Hairstyles

Atlanta Exes Star Torrei Hart Talks Hair, Locs & Family

Vh1′s new reality show, Atlanta Exes, is a spin-off of the Hollywood version and also features a group of women who were once married or engaged to famous entertainers.  Torrei Hart is one of the stars of the show and was once married to comedian superstar, Kevin Hart.  If you are a fan of Kevin’s comedy,… [Continue Reading]

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Official Rollersetting Challengers!

I've compiled the list of wonderful ladies who have decided to rollerset their way to longer, healthier, flowing hair for Summer 2012! Thank you everyone for signing up and also to those who will be cheering us along the way!  I am super excited to have so many participants in my first challenge, it is definitely making me more motivated. #longhairdontcare2012  As of today (12/29/11) there are a total of 40 Challengers!  Listed below are the … [Read more...]

Christmas with ECP – Holiday Recap

Disclaimer:  This post is non-hair related.  It's just me sharing about my holiday and also may give you some ideas for your family functions.Man, I'm whooped.  I know this is my vacation, but seriously I'm beat!  Remember me telling you about Christmas in my family?  Well, just as a reminder - my entire extended family on my father's side gets together for dinner every year.  But it isn't just "dinner" it's an entire event and every year a … [Read more...]

Hydracap Deep Conditioning Cap Review

Here is my demonstration of the Hydracap Deep Conditioning Cap I mentioned in the ponytail rollerset post. Basically it is a shrink wrap cap for the hair that claims it will provide deeper conditioning and less mess.  I was unimpressed with the conditioning it provided - not so much more superior than a shower cap, well not enough to spend $3.50 every four uses in my opinion.  However - I LOVE the results it gave my silk wrap.  Before using … [Read more...]

Don’t forget to send in your starting pics!!!

Just a gentle reminder for all who have signed up for the Rollersetting Challenge to send me your starting picture by December 31, 2011.  I believe I responded to everyone who sent in your picture to let you know I received it.  If you sent me a picture but I didn't respond, please leave me a comment below.Pictures may be sent via:Email:  EbonyCPrincess@hotmail.comUploaded to L4L Facebook PageTwit Pic: ECPrincess1Thank you all for being so … [Read more...]

Early Christmas Gift! A New Dryer!

I've been wanting to upgrade from my tabletop hooded dryer for quite some time.  Not just because of the awkwardness of positioning when drying my hair - but also because seriously, my hooded dryer just is not getting the job done.  I wanted something that was going to significantly decrease my time under the dryer.  There are times I have sat under my dryer for about two hours only to still have some damp pieces in areas where the air doesn't … [Read more...]

2012 Hair Resolutions

I have my goals for the year all laid out (check out this post to see what they are) and have applied some of the lessons I've learned in 2011, but there are still some things that are a challenge for me so I've made three 2012 resolutions:Protective style more.  My ends are still thin and fragile, and although I'm loving my hair right now protective styling helps me retain the most length so that frequent trimming will not cause me to lose any … [Read more...]

How I Detangle & Prepoo (video)

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Wash Day – 1st Ponytail Rollerset

This is my first time trying the ponytail rollerset and I did attempt to record the process.  Let me tell you though - everything that could go wrong did!  Battery died, memory card full, camera just stopped recording...this week was rough on me.  I was inspired by Tola, of My Long Hair Hair Journey and I had a request to show this method after I posted it in the Rollersetting Tips.  Before getting started I applied Hemp Oil to my scalp and … [Read more...]