Big Hair, Don’t Care:  Ways to Get Mega Volume!
Jul21

Big Hair, Don’t Care: Ways to Get Mega Volume!

I’m from New Jersey, the land of big hair.  Wendy Williams, the Real Housewives of New Jersey, Snooki, Jerseylicious, even the late great Whitney Houston – we all have one thing in common aside from our geographical roots and that is our love of big, fluffy hair!  Even if you were born with thin, fine strands there are ways to get mega volume in your hair that will give you red carpet ready looks! Add extensions. If you don’t...

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Hair Oils and a Massage: Pamper your Scalp
Jul06

Hair Oils and a Massage: Pamper your Scalp

Oils and a Massage: Pamper your Scalp Like most women on the pursuit to a lustrous head of curls, I want products and methods that will maintain health while creating enviable length.   That’s why I’m a devout promoter of scalp massages with the use of an aromatic, scalp stimulating oil blend.  Much like coffee and hot baths, a good scalp massage is one of my pleasurable addictions.  Not only does it feel good, it...

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Exhibit Lets Strangers Touch Black Hair
Jun07

Exhibit Lets Strangers Touch Black Hair

As women of color, there are times that a co-worker, or even a complete stranger may ask, “Can I touch your hair?”  As individuals, our responses are different.  Some may, without hesitation, say “sure,” while others may sternly say, “no.”  What is the fascination with black hair?  For starters, there are so many different textures/curl patterns and lastly, because it is so versatile in regards to...

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Trend to Try:  Blunt Bangs
May21

Trend to Try: Blunt Bangs

I’m completely focused on growing my real hair to long lengths, but every once and a while I get the itch for change.  Sometimes I get my fix with weaves or wigs, but that doesn’t always get it.  Recently, I changed up my look a bit with some long bangs and that scratched the itch.  There are a few different bang styles but one of the edgiest looks is blunt bangs cut precisely across, a perfect switch as the seasons...

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Natural Hair Discussion: Products for Natural Hair Only
May04

Natural Hair Discussion: Products for Natural Hair Only

For those who are meeting me for the first time, please allow me to introduce myself in one sentence:  My name is EbonyCPrincess and I am a healthy hair advocate.  I love all kinds of hair – short, long, relaxed, natural, transitioning, texturized –  literally all kinds as long as it is healthy.  If you rock wigs and weaves back-to-back, cool with me I just say don’t neglect your real hair beneath.  Because I am such...

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