My Hair


Maternity Wear On a Budget 1

“No one wears maternity clothing,” so said the father of my child. Sir. Please. o_O I’ve known plenty of pregnant women in the past few years. Shucks, almost half the women at my school have been pregnant in my last five years there…the running joke is that there is something […]


Maternity shoot (and baby name reveal) 2

Time is winding down. I’m to the stage where I’ve mapped out every store’s restroom because chances are high I’ll need to visit it. *rolls eyes* Translation: My little one is almost here!:) I had a baby shower thrown by my wonderful crew of Sorors last month and on that […]


Get Your Twists to Act Right 4

Hair products used: –Ouidad Curl Co wash -VO5 Herbal Escapes clarifying conditioner -TGIN Triple Moisture Replenishing Conditioner (http://www.thankgodimnatural.com/) -SheaMoisture shea butter Extra Moisture Detangler -TGIN Butter Cream Daily Moisturizer (http://www.thankgodimnatural.com/) I am not suggesting you use these products necessarily, just sharing what was used for this twist out. However, all products […]


Naturals in NOLA 3

^My hair had a mind of its own and I did not mind one bit! Well, I made it to Essence Festival 2014 and maaaaaaan oh maaaaaaan was it a treat!! I didn’t even go to the nightly Superdome concerts (crazy, right?) yet I had a wonderful time! No, really! […]


My hair is growing y’all!! 2

HAIR + DYNAMICS = HAIRNAMICS [youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U2BXiUlfjPI’] Please read the information on the site in order to make an informed decision for yourself. I read about the ingredients, the FAQs, and looked at a couple reviews. I felt it was a good fit for my lifestyle. For the record, I […]


Big Twist Out 1

I must, must, must get better with posting to http://YouTube.com/MyNaturalRealityTV.  Soon and very soon, I will!!Anywho I had some ask what I did to my hair a couple week’s ago while attending my sister’s graduation. SHOUT OUT TO THE VALEDICTORIAN OF THE NUMBER ONE HIGH SCHOOL IN THE STATE!! #siblings I’d washed […]


I don’t have a winter regimen 1

…BUT if I did… [youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hJ4wvabhuAU’] 1. Avoid humectants if possible – it can pull moisture from your hair in a colder, dryer atmosphere. 2. Use more shea butter and other butter products to coat my strands. 3. Deep condition and use hot oil treatments regularly. 4. Less manipulation in […]


Moisturized Braid Out

[youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UknCjGPNbE’] I started by washing with Motions Naturally You Moisturizing Cleanser. This shampoo does not seem to be highly favored among some naturalistas in my circle, but I rather enjoy it! I kept braids in as I washed. Products used:   I wore my hair in a beanie for […]


Bun-Hawk Protective Style 1

I watched a video on Soft Sheen Carson’s YouTube page and was truly inspired to give it a try!   [youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dXfrahwFnvs’] It may look like intricate styling, but I promise once you have the pony tails, you just roll, tuck, and pin! Click on any photo to enlarge it. […]


Top 10 Natural Hair Bloggers and Vloggers of 2013

Ummm is that MY NAME on a list of top 10 bloggers/vloggers! Wow talk about flattered 🙂 Since beginning my natural hair research via blogs and vlogs in 2008, I have definitely come to one of these ladies for styles, tips, and much more. Heck, I watch Mae of Natural Chica […]


Natural Sis 72 Review

  Here’s a product for you to check out that’s moisturizing and has safe ingredients to help your hair maintain it’s health. Owner of Natural Sis 72, Mary   [youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=80N8rhSv1FU’] Here’s a review vid I posted using Sweet Coconut Butter: [youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SzxFbJs5tok’] YOUTUBE (Buttah Me UP Naturalsis72) FACEBOOK NaturalSis72.com