FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs) ABOUT MY COLOURED NATURAL HAIR

I am almost clocking two years in my coloured natural hair journey. As much as it is fun and exciting, coloured hair has it’s challenges and might not be for everyone. In this post, I’m going to answer the questions I get surrounding my coloured hair, from my personal experience as well as knowledge garnered over the past few years.

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FOUR PLACES TO GET YOUR HEADWRAPS

There is nothing I love more than a colourful headwrap on a bad hair day or on wash day in between deep conditioning runs. Even so, headwraps have always been a fashion staple  from the unique vibrant prints to even the plain coloured ones. You can always look good whether you are in braids, wigs or just your natural hair. I have done a couple of headwrap tutorials when rocking wigs and when rocking braids here so feel free to check them out and subscribe to my channel for more 🙂 So where do I get my headwraps from?

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CROCHET FAUX LOCS

I have never stayed with a protective style for as long as I have stayed with this crochet faux locs. I had them installed the day after my wedding in readiness for honeymoon and they have truly served me well for the last seven weeks. So here’s the tea about them…

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11 TIPS FOR A BOMB BRAID OUT

I  successfully did a braid out!!! It’s exciting because it was my first SUCCESSFUL braid out. Some call it a three strand twist whilst in swahili it’s the famous matuta. Previously, my braid outs failed for one reason or the other but over time I have learnt a number of tips that have come in handy in ensuring I get that bomb braid out! In the spirit of sharing, here are a 11 tips towards a successful braid out.

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9 QUICK WASH AND GO HAIRSTYLES FOR YOUR SHORT/MEDIUM LENGTH 4C/4B HAIR

I can’t count the number of times I postpone to wash my hair just because styling it afterwards would be a nightmare! However, lately I am loving wash and go’s because I’ve finally figured out how to style them (and also because I am trying to deep condition my hair weekly). So in the spirit of sharing, I filmed nine quick wash and go styles that you can rock especially if your hair is short or medium length and if you have kinky hair.

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Photography: Shem Obara

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13 REASONS WHY YOUR NATURAL HAIR IS BREAKING

“My hair is breaking a lot. It’s weak and brittle. What should I do?

This has to be the most frequently asked question and I felt it’s time to pen down a blog post that can address the various reasons that can be attributed to hair breakage. The first question I usually ask a person when they make this inquiry is, “What is your hair routine?” When I ask this, I usually like to not only know the products you use, but how often you use whatever it is you use. To address hair breakage, we have to look at both products and hair practices that one is following(or not following). SO here are some of the things you could be doing or not doing that lead to a lot of breakage and weaken your hair.

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