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