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]


A bit of a ramble

HAPPY RESURRECTION DAY!!!! <p>This is a mobile post since my laptop's processor apparently died. Last week I did nothing with my hair, nothing at all. I wore a bun all week except for Wednesday when I went to karaoke and wore the u-part wig. I had my daddy snap a couple pics for ya...he had such a hard time using my phone camera! Lol. Nothing special...just a regular ole bun!I asked daddy to pick my nail color...I really wanted something … [Read more...]

Headband Haul with Daddy!

Sorry about the lighting!In case you haven't heard (cause I've been tweeting and talking about it all week) my daddy is here visiting for the weekend!  And I'm SUPER hype!  He doesn't come as often as my mother and brother do because they are able to get here at the expense of their jobs.  But I love Daddy-daughter time!  One of the things he asked me about prior to arriving is if there was a nearby Reebok outlet because he had a 40% off … [Read more...]

Karaoke with a Black Cowboy!

 I went out last evening after work to celebrate the birthday of my friend Mesha of Me'Shell Nicole Jewelry.  I've talked about her fabulous line of jewelry before and even sponsored a giveaway, which I plan to do again soon.  Anyway first was sushi, which I missed but then we met at a local lounge spot for karaoke.  I've been bunning my hair since Sunday but because I knew I would be going out, I straightened a small section of hair and wore … [Read more...]

Bangin & Swangin (Body and Hair) Challenge!!!

YASSSSSS!!!!  I'm starting up another challenge and as you see, its called the Bangin' & Swangin' Challenge...its all about getting a banging body and swanging hair!!!  I realize with the rollersetting challenge that I am super committed when hosting a challenge and have seen that many of us have similar goals of either losing weight and/or toning up.  I realize that I need an extra kick in the pants because right now I am up and down on this … [Read more...]

Rollersetter Spotlight: Bebezazueta

Bebezazueta (her LHCF username) is one of the heads of relaxed hair that I always drool over when browsing LHCF. When I began to consider doing rollersets weekly, I looked through the 2010 & 2011 Rollersetting Challenge threads for information. TopNotch2010 and Bebezazueta were two consistent setters whose hair I always admired and who obviously benefit greatly from regular rollersets. I saw her progress (going from SL to MBL in under two … [Read more...]

Wash Day: Cheating on my rollerset

This is only the second wash since the start of our challenge that I have not done a rollerset - either wet or dry.  For whatever reason, I was  really missing texture in my hair!  To begin, I first had to detangle and remove as much shed hair from my super flexirod set; I do have a video post on this process for those interested.  After all my hair was twisted (see pic), I added a bit more oil to my hair and double bagged to … [Read more...]

7 Whole Nights & Its Just About Thru!

*Yes, my title is an ode to Toni Braxton...I'm obsessed with The Braxton Family Values! lol*Many of you lovely ladies requested I share how my flexirod set held up and how I maintain(ed) it.  And of course, I'm all too happy to comply!  I consider Day 1 to be the day I did the set & removed the flexirods (Saturday) therefore Sunday is Day 2 and so forth.  Truthfully, the first night I covered the curls with a netted bonnet (see picture to the … [Read more...]

Is there a regimen for that?

A few weeks ago at bible study my awesome, amazing pastor made a statement that made my nod my head madly in agreement.  He said "There are so many regimen seeking Christians."  He went on to explain that our spirituality cannot be accomplished the way many other things in our lives can.  We can't create a bullet point list of rules, create a schedule of what to do and when and expect following those things will make us good Christians.  Our … [Read more...]