Growing up, I did not have a relaxer. I was a press and curl girl! My mother would faithfully take me to an old-school hair salon for seven years for a shampoo, deep condition, blow-dry, press with a marcel pressing comb, and curl with marcel curling irons. My hair always looked lovely, but the high heat took a toll on my hair strands, primarily due to the thermal stove’s uncontrollable temperature. Luckily, over the years, hair tools, including pressing combs, have advanced. You do not need to use a thermal stove anymore; an electric pressing comb will do! Continue reading My Favorite Electric Pressing Comb
When I started my hair journey over a decade ago, I was obsessed with hair growth. I would often catch myself jotting down the remaining months in a year and calculating how many inches I could obtain. I would take lots of pictures of my progress, and at one point, I purchase a t-shirt with measurements on the back from a hair care forum. Continue reading Are You Obsessed With Hair Growth?
If you read our post entitled, Product Review: Carol’s Daughter Black Vanilla Line, then you know we were not fans of their leave-in conditioner. We were looking for a moisturizing product, but instead, it made the model’s hair stiff as if hair spray was applied. It doesn’t matter if you use heat or not, leave-in conditioners are essential to your hair’s health. Please keep reading to hear about our favorite leave-in cocktail. Continue reading Our Favorite Leave-In Cocktail
We have heard rave reviews about Carol’s Daughter for years but never had an opportunity to try them. This past week, we decided to purchase from their entire Black Vanilla line, which included the shampoo, conditioner, deep conditioner, and leave-in conditioner. We are always looking for moisturizing hair products to help with length retention. Please keep reading to hear about our authentic experience and our decision whether to purchase again. Continue reading Product Review: Carol’s Daughter Black Vanilla Line