This is the first full-head rod set I’ve done since my transition in late 2010. Whew! What a task considering how much hair I have now compared to then. First, here’s a list of the products I used and my routine. Products Pre-Poo: Water, Suave Naturals Coconut Conditioner (any drugstore) and Olive Oil Shampoo: Kinky […]
Finally, a style that doesn’t take me a couple of hours or more! 🙂 Here’s a way to get your hair into a ponytail if it’s not quite long enough to reach.
I am most proud of this style because this is the first time I’ve ever tried to twist up the back of my head. I’m really pleased with how it turned out, and so excited to try more styles that require flat twisting. Oh how I love my natural hair journey!!
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. […]
I have a unique situation because nearly half my head has already transitioned. If I wear a twist out or rod set it’s important that my hair looks consistent all over. I don’t want frizz in the back of my head and straight, shiny hair in the top and front where I still have quite […]
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 […]