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?
Like many of you, I have been embracing my silver strands lately. I wish I could blame it on a hair salon being closed, but I can’t. I color my hair at home with henna and just have been procrastinating. It has almost been three months since I went to work, and I have only stepped outside of the house a handful of times. Since there is no one to judge me for my unruly gray hair peeking out around my edges, my motto has been: Gray Hair Don’t Care! Continue reading Gray Hair Don’t Care
I first want to say; I hope everyone is doing well during the COVID-19 outbreak. The world is going through a dark period, but please know this too shall pass. Be safe, wash your hands, and hang in there! Continue reading COVID-19 Outbreak and My Hair Regimen