Years ago this boy I was seeing at the time asked me "What color makes you happy?" Initially his question caught me off guard. I was use to the whole "what's your favorite color and food" questionnaire from boys - you know those basic conversations - so I kinda just sat there froze. #1 my brain was like "mmm … Continue reading What Color Makes You Happy?
Every month I'm plagued with an increase in hormones that like to debut themselves to the world in the form of pimples. I've been struggling with breakout prone skin since middle school and just when I thought I had it under control - boom 💥- another change in hormones, which I'll talk about much later. … Continue reading Pubescent Skin Problems at 24
As a black woman, I've gone through many phases with my hair. Luckily over the past 10 years there's been a huge movement for us black women to diss the popular portrayals of beauty and to love our natural hair. Finding products was typically easy. YouTubers, bloggers and friends recommended products and brands and we … Continue reading Race in Marketing: Shea Moisture
🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉🎉 It's been an interesting year, but we made it. My locs are officially one years old!! How did you start your locs? For those of you who don't know, I started my locs with 27 two strand twists. A few months into having my locs I combed some out and braided them, then I interlocked … Continue reading One Year Locversary
During the past two years I have really grown to know myself. Being away from close friends and family who are my anchors has forced me to rely on myself for solice. I'm not going to lie, some days I get so overwhelmed and I stay in bed from dawn to dusk. But other days … Continue reading Find Your Peace, Wherever You Are
So the plan was to wait until April to retwist my locs, but I couldn't resist. Over the past few months my locs (and new growth) became so knotty and intertwined that it hurt to move my locs. So I retwisted them - well I did a light retwist because I plan to go all … Continue reading 11 Month Locversary
Okay! So I'm just 2 months away from my one year anniversary. I have not re twisted my locs since December and it feels good. I'm already super low maintenance, so I've just been keeping my locs hydrated and that's about it. I've been using Wild Hair Growth oil a few times a week on … Continue reading 10 Month Locversary