Celebrity Hair Crush:  Ashanti
Oct18

Celebrity Hair Crush: Ashanti

Ever since Ashanti first burst onto the music scene singing the hook Ja Rule’s hit “Always on Time” with long softly curly tresses – the perfect 1b/27 mix, I’ve been in love with her hair.  Ashanti is super trendy – always rocking the latest and hottest looks and at times setting the trends.  She is fearless with her looks, one day wearing way-down-to-there extensions, red, blonde or black tresses,...

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Trend to Try: Ninja Bun
Oct17

Trend to Try: Ninja Bun

I’m not really sure why this is called a ninja bun…I mean do ninjas wear buns?  Do they even have hair?  Not sure, but anywhoo this style refers to an extremely forward placed hair bun.  The top knot was something new and outside of my normal styling repertoire, but I have to admit I have not been daring enough to try this style as of yet.  In fact, I’m on the fence about whether I even like this style or not, but regardless it is...

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My Top 10 Favorite You Tube Hair Vloggers

I’ll share a secret with you – I went about three years without cable television.  Yep…three whole years!  But I’ve always had the internet so during that time You Tube became a regular source of entertainment and I’ve developed quite a fondness for watching certain people.  There are lots of times I do a search and watch someone based on a need, but there are several women whose videos I watch consistently for various reasons.  And...

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Trend to Try:  Top Knot Hair Bun
Oct12

Trend to Try: Top Knot Hair Bun

No longer a look reserved for librarians, the top knot can be incredibly chic and feminine.  It is a very popular look among celebrities – LaLa Anthony, Ashanti, and Kim Kardashian have all been seen wearing various versions of the top knot bun among many other celebs.  Red carpet, date night, work, or even the gym – this bun is so versatile it works for any occasion.  I used to only feel comfortable wearing low or...

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Do people still lie about being natural?
Oct11

Do people still lie about being natural?

I remember when I was younger, people got texturizers or curl relaxers and claimed it was their natural texture.  Soul Glo juice dripping down the side of their face, they would look you dead in the eye and say “My hair is just curly like this…I didn’t use S-curl!” I would stare blank faced at them, too stunned to even give good side-eye!  I really thought we’ve come out of the age of curly...

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