Hair Product Empties!

Product empties

I'm so serious about cleaning out my hair products....I've given a TON of products away to friends and family, but it seems like I've barely made a dent in my stash!  There are so many great products on the market for healthy hair - things I'm curious about and buy to try and items that are sent to me for review consideration by brands.  I only have one head and am using less products than normal since I have mostly been hiding my hair. … [Read more...]

Roller Set on Transitioning Hair | Good Hair in a Bottle Review

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After removing my weave, I realized I wanted to WEAR my hair.  Yes, the struggle of all these different textures and lengths (as I've cut away breakage and relaxed hair) makes it difficult to maintain my transitioning hair while working out, but sometimes that struggle is completely worth it to just enjoy my hair! Even if it is just for a few days.  Since I was sent a set of products from Good Hair in a Bottle, including setting foam, I decided … [Read more...]

Joico K-Pak Review: Intense Hydrator & Reconstructor

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I purchased both the Joico K-Pak Intense Hydrator and Reconstructor in trial (travel) sizes from Ulta a few months ago to test on my hair before taking the plunge to buy the full sizes, something I highly recommend.  I noticed as I continued to stretch my relaxer that I was suffering breakage - particularly in my crown area.  Many readers suggested giving my hair a protein treatment to combat the issue and you were right, that is exactly what … [Read more...]

Dark and Lovely Au Naturale Anti-Shrinkage Line | 1st Impression

Dark and Lovely Au Naturale Anti-Shrinkage Review - Longing 4 Length

I received three products from the Dark and Lovely Au Naturale Anti-Shrinkage line back in May.  Now ladies, what's the first thing we do whenever we purchase, receive or even window shop for any new cosmetic item?  SMELL IT!!!!  You know I'm telling the truth!  Let me just say this line smells divine, the mango oil is definitely prominent. The Dark and Lovely Au Natural Anti-Shrinkage line is designed to hydrate your hair and elongate … [Read more...]

Natural Hairstyle for Kids | Just for Me Hair Milk Review

Natural Hairstyle for Kids - Braid, Twist Updo -

Whenever I'm home for vacation, I normally do quite a few heads of family members which I never mind doing.  They've also gotten to the point of not only expecting me to do their hair but also to be featured on the blog and/or YouTube channels and luckily they don't mind (nor do their parents)!  This braid/twist updo combination is a great natural hairstyle for kids - mainly pre-teen and early teenage girls.  The cousin featured in this post … [Read more...]

Review | Jane Carter Solution Seal and Shine

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I've already reviewed the Moisture Mist, which I love, and the Jane Carter Solution Seal and Shine is yet another amazing new product from this company.  It is designed to be used after hydrating your strands to seal in moisture and it contains jojoba, soy oil, shea and mango butters.  The product description reads: Silicone free hair glossifier Perfect combination of Shea Butter and essential oils nourishes hair without weighing it … [Read more...]

Ampro Protein Free Styling Products | Demo + Giveaway

Ampro Protein Free Styling Product

If you are a subscriber to my YouTube Channel (EbonyCPrincess) then you may remember my mention of these products in my recent huge hair haul video.  I was lucky enough to receive the new full line of Ampro protein free styling products to not only try but also host a giveaway for L4L readers, there will be three winners!  Provided was the Clear Ice® Coconut Oil Styling Gel, Foaming Wrap Lotion, Oil-Free Gloss Spray, Shining Serum and Thermal … [Read more...]

Review | Jane Carter Solution Moisture Mist

Jane Carter Solution Moisture Mist Review - Longing 4 Length

Being from New Jersey, I've been familiar with and a fan of Jane Carter Solution (which is based in NJ) since their very beginning.  I've yet to try a JC product I didn't love so when I realized my previous spray moisturizer, Bee Mine Juicy Spritz, wasn't working as well to keep my hair moisturized during the winter months I planned to return to Jane Carter's Revitalizing Leave-In Conditioner, which I've recommended many times here on L4L. … [Read more...]