Posts in 'blogger'

My Hair in Year View 2019

  My last year view was for 2017. I read this back for the first time in prep for writing this and it’s been so insightful and gratifying to see how much i’ve progressed with my blog. On the one hand there is a lot still the same. My inconsistent posting schedule and my narrative […]

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Review: Curlee Box X Lottabody: Milk & Honey Range

Curlee Box Back when I first started my hair journey I wanted to get my hands on every hair product in hopes it would transform my limp lifeless curls into springy coils. And when I came across the idea of a monthly subscription box it blew my mind. I had tried one before in the […]

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My Self-Care Tips

Having curly hair is a high maintenance lifestyle not many people know about. (The question; what do you put in your hair? is not so simple to answer) Unfortunately for us our neglect of ourselves shows itself mostly through our hair. It can become matted, permanently in a bun, frizz everywhere. I’ve not been able to make an appearance on Instagram due to these reasons. My hair is not perfectly coily everyday without a frizz in sight. Sometimes I just do not have the energy to wash, finger detangle, apply three separate products, scrunch, diffuse for 35 mins or more and pick my hair with an afro comb trying to get the best possible volume. I can’t do these steps when I’m already struggling to get out of the bed.

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Confident Curls

Growing up with curly hair was not fun, partly not knowing how to manage my hair and partly because I was a really ‘shy’ kid at school and around people in general. So ‘shy’ I could hardly talk or make eye contact with people, rendering me an awkward person. Instead I loved to sit at […]

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What I Bought From Gossier

Glossier finally launched in the UK on October 9th after a very successful social media campaign that had been building momentum for quite some time. Some of your fave UK bloggers were already on the hype with their PR gifts and bloggers across the pond had already been reps for some time offering that juicy discount code […]

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Review: Jim + Henry Eight Leave-in Conditioner

Jim + Henry is an independent UK brand by the beautiful curly inspiration Tammy! Proudly made in her hometown of Birmingham, Tammy has created a leave-in conditioner that is Paraben-free, Vegan and made with Organic oils. Curated with only 8 simple ingredients! This initially sounded fabulous to me, as fewer ingredients the better! The 8 selected are: […]

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Review: Maui Moisture – Curl Quench + Coconut Oil

Maui Moisture is a haircare line I have only recently come across. It is stocked in the UK, US, Austrailia and Canada! It has 5 separate lines, catering mostly for dry hair. The coconut oil line is specifically for curly hair, though I would assume curlies can use any of the others dependent on their specific […]

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My Favourite Hair Oils & How I use them.

  COCONUT OIL  Coconut Oil is really versatile which you can read all about in my previous post here. But I like using coconut oil to either in my daily hair routine Seal In moisture after I apply my leave in or use an overnight hair mask. FLORA & CURL SUPER FRUIT OIL  I use this […]

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Review: Anita Grant Creamy Café Latte Vanilla Leave In Butter

I recently tried some UK made products from the elegant Anita Grant online store! I was quite spoiled for choice, so I had taken my time to select what to buy, however, even then it was a pick of the lot and whatever I chose I had no inkling whether or not I would love anything. Anita […]

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