Natural Hair Recipe:  Coconut Avocado Conditioner
Oct14

Natural Hair Recipe: Coconut Avocado Conditioner

Ever thought about making  a natural conditioner for your hair from items you have in your kitchen?  Well stop thinking about it and just do it!  Here is a recipe with only three ingredients, that you can use for your hair.   Coconut Avocado Conditioner 4 tblsp coconut oil 1 small jar of mayonnaise ½ avocado Peel the avocado and remove the pit.  Mash the avocado and mix in a bowl with the other ingredients.  Blend the mix using a...

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How to Retain Length with Natural Hair
Oct02

How to Retain Length with Natural Hair

The two most common questions women with natural hair ask: 1) How do I get my hair to grow faster? and 2) How do I retain length? Most of question #1 is out of control. Although you can influence hair growth through a balanced diet and supplements, much of hair growth is genetic. On average, hair grows about 1/2 inch a month. For some it grows faster, while for others it grows slower. But what do we have a lot more control over?...

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The Definition of Beauty
Sep30

The Definition of Beauty

In the 40 years since I was the first woman of color to appear on the cover of American Vogue, things in the fashion realm have gone through a world of change. And yet at the same time—unfortunately—many things have remained the same. As I wrote just last year, the absence of black runway models in high fashion is stark, and it is really startling and troubling to me. The notion of what is beautiful in black women is still a source of...

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Makeup Tips
Aug16

Makeup Tips

Most of us can probably agree that we have kept some of our makeup for way too long.  The truth of the matter is, makeup does not last until WE get ready to get rid of it.  It goes by its own time frame.  And we’ve decided to help you get the answers you need to that pressing question:  “How long is too long to keep my makeup?” It is important to throw away old makeup after it has served its purpose for way too...

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Deals and Steals on Hair Extensions
Jul21

Deals and Steals on Hair Extensions

If you missed the Summer Hair, Heat, & Beat Sweepstakes, don’t worry!  There are other deals and steals for the month of July & August! The following are the promotions and deals on Limelight hair extensions from July 15 – August 15 1) EXCLUSIVE SUMMERTIME ONLY SPECIAL: All Summer long – June 2-September 2 – Buy any bundle and get one of equal or lesser value completely FREE! This is a great buy one get...

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