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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 ...

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 ...

African Black Soap, Africa’s Beauty Secret

As far as beauty care goes, my face has always commanded the most attention. I suffered from terrible acne in my teenage years, which did not change as I graduated to my early twenties. In my late twenties my acne persisted, and with a face covered in acne scars, pockmarks and discolouration, I found myself ...

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 ...

Meet Wilhelmina Shiikwa from Windhoek, Namibia

  Who are you? My name is Wilhelmina Shiikwa, i hail from Otamanzi, a beautiful village in Ongandjera, in the north west of Namibia. I don’t know how to explain what i do without sounding like a drug dealer.

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