• Hair

    Easy hair treatment routine | Protein Supplement

    I cannot stress enough the importance of treating your hair every now and again. About two weeks ago I treated my own hair with some protein and I loved how my hair reacted to it. So I thought I should share an in depth review of this home made recipe. What I loved about it is that all the ingredients that I used were easily accessible and my hair loved it. I noticed a defined curl pattern and my hair strands felt a little more stronger. Which is the whole point of protein hair treatment right? Why protein hair treatment is important? Protein is biologically known to build and repair…

  • Motivation

    Motivation Monday | Planning, Executing, Businesses and Investing

    First of all I want to say, apologies for the inconsistency the past week has been hectic. Both personally and work wise. Which is why I haven’t posted on the Monday. However I hope this post is twice as fruitful to cater for both days. I have been contemplating on what to name todays theme with no luck in any idea. But that won’t in any way stop me from writing. With the many plans I have for 2019, seeing that 2018 is quarter to an end my message will be based on planning and executing. More often than not, we make numerous plans some exaggerated which is why it…

  • Hair

    Top 10 Natural hair tips

    Having¬† natural hair can be overwhelming at times and tricky also. Here are a few natural hair tips that will help you with your hair journey. 1. Moisture When you buy a moisturizer check the ingredients. Good moisturisers will have water as an ingredient. This is because water must be a staple for those who look into growing their natural hair. Water works as a cuticle opener letting all the moisture in, therefore keeping your hair hydrated. 2. Heat I always say this. Try as much as you can to avoid heating your hair. Whether it’s a blow dryer or a straightener. If you like your hair straightened, find natural…

  • Hair

    Four must have products for Naturals

    Out of all the hair products I am hoarding up in my bathroom. I’ve summarized four essential products that are a need for a person who’s looking to grow and maintain their natural hair. I also include a brief of how i use some. This might not be the easiest of post to summarize because damn, I’m a hoarder. But in any case I hope you find this informal post very informative. Let me know your thoughts on must have for Naturals. 1. Conditioner Whether you are a co-washer like me or you are a shampoo and conditioner person. Conditioning your hair is paramount. Do this atleast once a week…

  • Motivation

    Motivation Monday | Bugdeting 101

    Its the first week of December. We all know that this is the month of spending our years savings, at least for those who have had something to save. However because we are so used to spending recklessly to some extent during the festive season. To the point that we forget about the so called “JANUWORRY”.¬† Why not plan your year today. January is the month of new beginnings and resolutions, if you haven’t been living the life you want to live, I’m here to help with this 2019 budget plan. Of which you can use to plan ahead. With this budgeting tool you can never go wrong. WHY BUDGET?…

  • Motivation

    Motivation Monday | Own race

    I’ve just started a series of posts that will be coming up every Monday. I call this – Motivation Mondays. Today I want to speak of staying in your own lane. Why because it’s your own race. Focus on your own race at your own pace Many of us struggle when it comes to this concept. Mainly because of societal pressures. But how do you succumb to such pressures and remain in your own lane? Even i don’t have the secrete. Just try. Being in your 20s is the most difficult time especially in this day. There are so many expectations given that we supposedly should meet. Given by who,…

  • Hair

    Put your hair to the test | HAIR POROSITY

    Funnily I get the chance to write about this topic. For weeks I’ve been meaning to include this on the top of the list however I’ve been a been preoccupied. I’ve finally put my own hair to the test. So there different types of hair, classified according the the extent at which they retain moisture. That’s what hair porosity is about. Now science taught us that cells have pores. Including your hair strands. Hair porosity defined is the ability of your hair strands to absorb and retain moisture. There are many ways to determine how that happens. But before we get there I want to talk about, why it’s important…

  • Skin care

    Daily skin care routine

    About two weeks ago if I am not mistaken, I posted an instagram story including products from cuticura that I wanted to try out. For years I have been battling with oily skin and a bit of pimples on my face. Well even with this new trend on ‘natural glow. I still don’t like having oily skin. I do want to glow though. But the normal glow. In any case I know that there are a lot of ladies out there who are facing oily skin challenges. It really isn’t something to brush off. Especially when you have make up on. Oily skin speeds up the oxidation process. So it’s…

  • Hair

    What is co-washing?

    There is a high chance that you’ve come across this word – co wash. Why is everyone talking about it and is it necessary? Here you have it. Co washing means you’re washing your hair but only with conditioner and not shampoo. Interesting right. I know. This in particular could work for you if you have an afro or highly textured hair. Because shampoo strips hair of it’s natural oils due to the presence of sulfates. Leaving hair more prone to breakage. Co-washing then helps maintain hair moisture leaving hair healthier. Here’s the catch: it’s never about just co-washing. It’s about choosing the right product for your hair. “Check this…

  • Lifestyle

    Ace your exams | Tips and tricks

    It has just clicked to me that it’s exam time for some and for many just around the corner. Whether you’re in primary level, high school or university/college. You know it’s almost end of October. Exam season is here. As a teacher I know the stress that comes with this season and it’s not good. While I’m also a student. I like to help where I can with exam stress and study tips. This might help you or add to what you’re already doing. Either way it’s worth a shot. How to study smart I’m sure you always hear this phrase “study smart not hard”. For a long time I’ve…