I noticed the benefits of Ayurveda in my Hair Regime in Feb 2012 when I did my 7 Months Post Relaxer Length Check following my big relaxer cut in November. Okay the growth wasn’t Rapunzel jaw dropping kinda long but considering my transitioning struggles, I knew my DIY Scalp Oil which is comprised of a good load of Ayurvedic ingredients, was definitely the reason I had a good amount of new growth and my hair was and … READ MORE...
I’m sure some of you are literally doing a victory dance because I am finally posting on this! I did a post on the GreenHouse Effect a while back, but wanted to make it a tad bit more up to date and personal, so here is my current take…
I am scent kinda girl – I admire good smelling people, and can’t justify leaving my house without some eaudeparfum
on my skin! I’m sure others can identify… right?!
of … sensual bedtime hair oil *wink wink*
inspired by the diva herself… Miss Dior Cherie
50ml of your favourite carrier oil [e.g. Jojoba oil]
4 drops of Sandalwood essential oil
4 drops of Patchouli essential oil
‘yo baby you want me?!’
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When I first started this hair journey I’ll admit I had no knowledge whatsoever on Ayurveda. It wasn’t until this year that I began to appreciate the amazing properties of herbal powders and oils.
You all know how fond I am of the famous ‘Coconut Relaxer’, so I will be giving myself a 30 minute deep conditioning treatment with heat. I made the mix today so that the mix is more potent and the wonderful powders can release their herbal
I’ve been a fan of Nia Longs smooth, flawless, 40 year old face for a long time now! She has such youthful, glowing skin… both in and out of makeup!
There’s no doubt in the hair world that natural hair products can work wonders. They work just as well as many of the products we spend big bucks on and do the same job at a supermarket value prices. On the downside they usually require a patient individual and a fair amount of ingredients, hence the reason why many of us prefer the already made supermarket shelf product.
Either way homemade concoctions work a treat and can actually be fun to make. Here are some recipes i found from the long locks cookbook.
I’ve highlighted the recipes i have tried and their results.
Avocado Deep conditioner- tried
1 small jar of mayonnaise
Peel avocado and