Category Archives: Hair

Survey Says!: Henna Journey Part II

Let’s just get straight to the results: THIS HENNA THING IS TOTAL CAT POOP! I had high (↑) hopes – some realistic, others not so much – that were quickly dashed once the henna was washed out of my hair. … Continue reading

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Only Thing We Have to Fear Is Fear Itself: Henna Journey Part I

Oooh weeee…I was sweating bullets for weeks before I finally decided to face this scary bully head on. TODAY I HENNAED. And it was a much less intimidating and messy process than I initially imagined. I used the following CurlyNikki … Continue reading

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On the Ayurveda train and not getting off

Last week (or was it the week prior? Hmmm…anyway, doesn’t matter.), I walked to my local Indian grocer (for those in one of the five boroughs, simply take the train and get off at 23rd and walk up Lexington. There … Continue reading

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Coconut Milk Protein Treatment

O.M.Wow! I tried blogger All Things O’Natural’s Coconut Milk Protein Treatment yesterday and just about fell out of my chair with happiness. My hair absolutely LOVES this concoction! 1 can of Organic Coconut Milk 4 TBSP of Raw Honey (remember, … Continue reading

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Going “natural” is more than just your hair

By Dr. Phoenyx Austin posed the question “Natural Hair: Just Hair Today- Or Here To Stay?” on Curly Nikki’s blog today. My answer to her is that it’s difficult to go natural as a fad because “natural” is so much … Continue reading

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Night of Baking my Hair

Oh, what an exciting Friday night! Watching The Dark Knight with the hubby (only after I begged him to switch from golf *insert glassy eyes*) and baking my hair. Well, not exactly baking. But I am seated underneath a heating … Continue reading

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‘Going Natural’ Requires Lots of Help

I was pleasantly surprised to see today’s New York Times article on the Team Natural Hair movement. To quote Florence the maid, from the first episode of The Jeffersons as she notices how wealthy Louise and Helen are, “How come … Continue reading

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