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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 ...

Namibia Naturalista’s Series

So who are you to the world? My name is Ros (rhymes with boss). I was named after my mom’s best friend and for some reason people think my name, Ros Limbo, is fake. I’m an auditor, a writer and a blogger. I speak a bit of French. And I’m one for an adventure. Why ...