Me: My hair actually looks good today
Rain: Eh, for now.
At the very least, the month of August consists of:
- Fellow roaring Leos that are out prowling in an unforgettable and glorious fashion
- A season filled with hot, rainy and/or humid days
Ah! Time to wake up! As I stare out the window, I notice the awesome scene before me. The sun is out, bright blue skies, but little did I know the moment I step outside, HUMIDITY. Humidity? In the little voice of my niece, “We’re Not Friends!” Many of us ladies struggle day to day with humidity and our hair. What are we supposed to do? Do we wear a hat all day? Or maybe a bag, big enough for the tendrils! Well, I hit the Naturalista’s of the FB community to see just how they beat the battle with Humidity. Shonda Edwards says, “They say your hair is your outfit’s best accessory, well my hair is the first thing I think about when picking out something to wear. My second thoughts are typically what hairstyle is flexible enough to match my outfit and hold up in that day’s…
Spring is Hair! I mean HERE!! The comb of the breeze! The decorative flowers! The morning dew on a curly blade of grass! Pollen showing off a pop of color! I bet you get where I’m going here. With Spring expressing ways to show off, why can’t YOU find a way to incorporate Spring into your hair!!! Winter had many of us ladies rocking beautiful protective styles. Now that the weather is warming up, try a super cute spring style to compliment the new glow you’ll be getting. 1. Florals Incorporating floral pieces into your hair is an inexpensive hair jewel. It adds a delicate and boho look. 2. CURLS CURLS CURLS! From big to small spirals! Adding a curl to your tresses is sure to give an elegant spring look! Try pinning them to the side to open your face. Everyone wants to see that dazzling smile!! 3. Pollen!…
Spring Cleaning!!!! It’s that time of the year again! You know, when we get rid of the old and make room for the new? Except, this spring cleaning has nothing to do with clothes, dishes or that box full of pictures with your ex that it’s time to part with; time to spring clean your HAIR!! Here’s a natural way to clarify your scalp and beautiful tresses WITHOUT the lather of shampoo. How could you possibly have a clean scalp and head of hair without that great white lather? BAKING SODA! I use BAKING SODA. Why use baking soda? Ever notice how dry your hair feels after you use shampoo? This is due to the ingredients of that shampoo; they act as a detergent. Just like your everyday laundry or dish detergent, shampoo dissolves the natural oils that our scalp produce. Baking soda doesn’t strip your hair and scalp of all…
As apart of our new series “Mane Polish”, the talented hair maven, Liz C. (IG: ItsMeLizC) will bring you natural hair tips, topics, and ideas! Check our her intro video to the series! Video Credit: ItsMeLizC Related articles across the web Hand Me Down by Melanie Thorne Spring Cleaning: Dirty Windows Lizzie Velasquez – What Beauty Looks Like How Far is Too Far When Dating?
Although I keep my hair natural, short and funky all yearlong, most of my fellow “naturalites” do not. (I just love my made up words, *sigh*) Therefore, I found this wonderful and EASY tutorial on how to get quick Summer Beach Curls this summer. Check out this video and tame that mane! Thank you @naptural85 for the tutorial on this adorable summer hair-do for long natural hair! You rock you future Polished Pistil you <3 Stay Polished Pistil, Maquita Donyel