My posts have been a bit sparse for the past two weeks because I’ve been on travel. This morning in class, one of my students gave me this picture he drew of me. He captured my curls perfectly! My heart was, as still is, very full because of this. He’s an amazing artist and I really appreciate the thought! He explained that the quote, “Somebody Loves You Girl” is a line from the Delfonics song Somebody Loves You.
When he blows up, I’ll have a J. Galvez original hung on my wall! Read more...(108 words, 3 images, estimated 26 secs reading time)
The style I’m wearing is a partial protective style. It can also be worn by transitioners by rolling the relaxed ends on a perm or flex-rod.
I discuss how changing up my product yielded a different result. Lastly, check out how I untwist my hair for my twist out.
Yesterday was Beauty Day. Since I BC‘d, I’ve been trying to edit my old hair routine. Initially I tried the “go with what you know” method on my fully natural hair, but it wasn’t working simply because my hair completely lacked moisture after sealing. I am uncertain as to whether or not it is the method (liquid leave-in, creamy leave-in, and butter to seal) that isn’t working or the products (modified kimmaytube leave-in, giovanni direct leave-in, and homemade shea butter cream) I was using. At any rate, I’ve decided to start from scratch and try again. Read more...(1255 words, 5 images, estimated 5:01 mins reading time)
Prices vary by location but from what I’ve seen, they can range from $35 to $50, which is around what I paid. (Disclaimer: I was able to get a discount for being associated with the military)
On a Scale of 1-10…I give this 5 afro puffs!!
Picture it: You and your group climbing aboard a boat, drive out to the ocean, and parasail over the ocean! The take off is about the most exciting event in parasailing; for the most part, it’s really a smooth ride. Read more...(222 words, 7 images, estimated 53 secs reading time)