As a twa (teenie-weenie-afro) girl during my first few months of being natural I wanted to showcase my curls. But attempting and failing the wash and go many times led me to do some serious digging on youtube. CoilyHeadChick is the queen of the wash and go, if you haven’t already been acquainted.
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I’m sure many of you naturals have heard the buzz about sealing with oil. No, I do not mean just spritzing your hair with water and applying oil. I’m talkin’ post-wash, liberally applying oil directly to the follicle in the shower, rinsing and re-twsting. After deciding to make my own mix with the essential oils I had on deck (recipe to come), I tried the oil rinse and there are certainly some pros and cons worth highlighting.
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If you’re like I was: a Recent Transitioner with no clue of what supplies you’ll need to go natural, you can now breathe easy. Inside, find a comprehensive list of the basic supplies I used both when transitioning, and throughout my natural hair journey. Continue reading “A Transitioner’s Shopping Cart”