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Bentonite Clay and Black Soap…My Skins Staples

The use of clay goes back to prehistoric times, where it has been used to soothe upset stomachs, as an anti-diarrhea medicine, as well as as one of the best medicinal solutions for their addition of nutrients and their removal of toxins from the body.  Now as we go back to using more natural products ...

The Gala Dinner Quickie Variation 2

This is a variation of the gala dinner quickie which, instead of having a large puff on the top of your head, bobby pins turn it into a sleek look. What you need: Timeframe: One day Time to prep: Ten minutes A long ribbon to tie up your hair (silk) Your favourite oil (I use ...

The Gala Dinner Quickie

I love Afro puffs, they are quick, easy and everyone always thinks you spend a lot of time on it. 🙂 🙂  With this one I only had 10 minutes after a conference and I was going to a gala dinner, so with some furious finger combing and my hairs best friend, which is water, ...

Making Flax Seed gel for Flexi Rod Sets

Because I am not a fan of using normal store bought gel for my hair (after having a really bad experience with it!), I have been trying more natural ways to make my own gel.  For my flexi rod set, I used flax seed gel. Flax Seed Gel Looks Great in Hair but is so ...

Awesome Final Flexi-Rod Attempt :)

So after my first attempt at flexi-rods I finally got my technique right; it had to do with what I used in my hair as well as the way I wrapped my hair around the rods.  The last time I used only our Afrorage coconut hair butter and got nice tight coils, and this time ...

Still Searching for the Perfect Box Braids

Over the years, and I can say many years!!! I have always had box braids added to my hair about three to four times a year.  And now that its spring again, I find myself looking around for the perfect set again.  Braids are the ultimate protective style, but it is rare that I have ...

Sharon’s Flexi-Rod Set Attempt 1

So for the first time I decided to stop staring at the bunch of flexi-rods heaped up in a pile in my bathroom cabinet and actually put them to good use.  My hair is thick and fluffy so I knew it would take quite a while to dry out, and as I wasn’t going to ...

Protective Styling Review: Yarn Braids! And the Continuation of Naomi’s hair regimen…

This is a review of Yarn braids as well as a continuation of my regimen… Since the last time I shared, my hair has been hidden away in long, long yarn braids. I believe I promised to never do yarn braids again – oh and how the mighty have fallen back on their words! Trust ...

Get your Natural Hair done at Simana Naturals Emporium!

                Who are you to the world? I am a locs wearing naturalista who has had more big chops than I have fingers on one hand.  I am also mother to a 12 year old girl who has a massive Afro! I am in love with Afro hair ...