Addicted to weave, hair extensions?

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Really? Tell me you can do better than that. No. Seriously, you really can do better than that. Please don’t tell me you want to look presentable or beautiful. Who has been lying to you? Who has been telling you all that nonsense that you are not presentable without a weave or some sort of […]

Afro Hair Industry – Facts and Stats


In recent years, an increasing number of black women have rejected the global trend of straight hair and chosen to adopt their glorious, natural curls. According to the below infographic, 70% of black women kept their natural hair during the period 2013 to 2014. Many say that the natural curls makes them feel more confident, […]

Ultimate Organics Conditioners review

Ultimate organics review

  Some people have asked me what I think about Ultimate Organics conditioners especially the leave in conditioners and since I have used two of them (not sure how they are) and also used the deep conditioner, I thought to put my review up here so you know what I think about them. Go on […]

My winter routine: 2015


Hey folks. So winter is fast approaching this side of the world and as much as I was born in winter, I do not like winter at all. And my hair does not like it as well and as the days become shorter and the nights longer and colder, I know I have to brace […]

Meet Sharifa, Johannesburg Naturalista


What’s your name and where are you from? My name is Sharifa and I am from Jozi, born and bred. What is your hair type? eg. 3c, 4a, 4b, 4c or kinky, coily, curly. Definitely in the 4c – category. When did you go natural and what made you do it? I have been natural […]

Natural Root & Tip Havana / Afro Kinky Twists


So I managed to do Havana Twists or Afro Kinky twists on my own using an old hair piece that I bought early last year. These Afro Kinky hair pieces are quite an investment. Because you do not have to part them to install, they last a very long time. I have used mine several […]

Mamatsimela Beauty Clinic Launch


Was honored to be part of the official launch of Mamatsimela Beauty Clinic in Middelburg in Mpumalanga on the 18th of April. I did not manage to be present for the whole event but I thought to share my experience with you. The main person or the owner of the beauty clinic is Johanna Madiba […]