Make Your Hair Color Last Longer!
Mar13

Make Your Hair Color Last Longer!

Coloring your hair is a tedious and harsh process for the hair – not to mention expensive if you have it done professionally, which I recommend.  After achieving the perfect look, the last thing you want is for it to fade away!  Here are a few tips on how to make your hair color last longer. Balance your pH.  Being sure to correct your hair’s porosity (the ability of the hair to soak up moisture) and restore its naturally...

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EbonyCPrincess’ Hair Regimen
Mar13

EbonyCPrincess’ Hair Regimen

My hair regimen is fairly routine but simple as I see it; however simplicity certainly is subjective.  I’ve had the same basic steps the entire three years I’ve officially been on my healthy hair journey, the only changes have been the products used.  My regimen is as follows: Weekly: Prepoo with an oil, shampoo, deep condition with steam (previously with heating cap), apply leave in, and either airdry or roller/rodset to style.  And...

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Celeb Hair Talk:  Reality Show Stars
Jan14

Celeb Hair Talk: Reality Show Stars

Reality Show Stars:  The Braxtons.   I’ve randomly mentioned how much I enjoy watching Braxton Family Values here and there, which I do.  And as snatched as they all are with their wigs laid to perfection…I often feel about them the way I do many “weave guru” YouTubers…it looks pretty but where you goin’ with “alladat?” Do you really wear 16 ounces of hair to go to the gym?!  At least...

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Celebrity Hair Crush: Keshia Knight Pulliam
Jan14

Celebrity Hair Crush: Keshia Knight Pulliam

My very first original hair crush is the beautiful Keshia Knight Pulliam aka “Rudy Huxtable” from The Cosby Show.  I have always loved, lusted, envied, admired, and been in awe of her hair.  As a kid I loved her hair more than any other long haired African Americans.  Though I was very young in the 80s when she was on the Cosby Show – I identified so strongly with her because her hair appeared to be an obvious type...

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Trend Alert! Platinum Blonde Hair on Black Women..Hit or Miss?
Jan11

Trend Alert! Platinum Blonde Hair on Black Women..Hit or Miss?

I have never, ever liked the look of platinum blonde hair on black women.  Not on Etta James, not on Dionne Warwick, not on Mary J. Blige.  It doesn’t matter which decade, the age of the woman, or the way the hair is styled. I just don’t think platinum hair looks flattering against our skin!  In fact…I actually don’t think platinum hair is flattering on anyone, white or black.  Platinum is a harsh look and...

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