Afrorage

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 ...

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 ...

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’s Naturalista’s Series

Who are you to the world?  My name is Sitali Nyambe, born and bred Namibian girl. 100% African girl! Finding my place among the people of this big beautiful universe and my hair journey is a part of that process. What are your hair goals? I have three hair goals at the moment. The first ...

Hair Talk :)

Hair Talk 🙂 So, this is going to be a very short blogpost :).  I have now reached the region of being a long haired natural, and as much as I love long hair, I really miss the ‘no fuss days’ of teeny weeny Afro freedom. My hair is creeping down to bra strap length ...

Hairstyle Experiments: The Hair Ponytail Bump

Hairstyle Experiments:  The Hair Ponytail Bump    I have seen this hairstyle on so many occasions on so many pictures trawling up and down the internet and decided to try it out.  The only drawback I had in attempting it was the fact that it is hard to do it on when shrinkage has set ...

The Mole Hills: Afrorage Hairstyles

The Mole Hills (This works well for hair shrunk to 80% of its length, or medium length hair). This was one of my  older hairstyles when I just went natural and was trying to come up with creative hairstyles for everyday use. I call this one the mole hill as the hairstyle tends to resemble ...

Hairstyles: “The Mohawk Twist”

  The Mohawk Twist I am so rushed for time that I can hardly spend hours experimenting in my hair to create long lasting protective hairstyles, this was one I stumbled upon accidentally and ended up keeping for the whole week at work, I hardly touched my hair the whole week, I simply slept with ...