I just hit my 1 year transition mark so I thought I’d do a quick reflection of the styles I wore over the past year. If you can’t view the video via e-mail or RSS, click here to watch on my blog.
My twist out was getting old so I decided to try a puff to make the style last a bit longer. [If you can’t see the video click here to view it on my blog.]
I didn’t like the way this style came out at first, but it definitely grew on me as the day went on. 🙂 Products Used: Giovanni Tea Tree Triple Treat Shampoo Hair Rules Nourishing Leave-In Condish Final rinse with apple cider vinegar/water mix (for added shine) Miss Jessie’s Curly Buttercreme (for twists) If you are […]
Here’s my first attempt at vertical flat twists. If you are reading an e-mail that doesn’t support video, watch the video on my blog or YouTube.
Tired of your rod set only lasting a few days? In the video below I’ll show you what I do to make my style last. *** Subscribe to my YouTube channel here *** Here’s another video where I actually show you how I do my rod sets. I was 8 months into my transition here. […]
Here’s a video of how I rod set my transitioning hair. I typically like to style the top and sides of my hair in twists or some kind of up-do because I won’t have to worry about smashing the curls while I sleep. (I’m a side sleeper.) It helps the style last longer. As you’ll […]
One thing I miss about my length is being able to pull my hair in a ponytail or clip and go. Now that I’ve trimmed off all the damaged hair, I don’t have that luxury anymore. Nevertheless, I’ve found a solution. If I need a quick, wash-n-go style, I’ll just flat twist the sides of […]
Here are the results of a flat twist out on my 4-month transitioning hair.
I’m approaching month 4 of my transition and I continue to trim my hair. Right now it is too short for a decent-looking ponytail, and I’m not using heat. So that eliminates a ton of styling options. So, on days when I don’t feel like doing my hair, I just wig it out! Check out […]
Here are the results of my first two strand twist out on my 3 month transitioning hair. It took me several days to get this right because of my relaxed ends, but the end result turned out OK. As you’ll see in the video below, it’s important to trim your ends if they are broken […]