Long overdue Shower Filter review

Oh Shower filter how I love thee!! To cut a not so long story short, it’s fantastic and everyone should get one….like right now….seriously why are you still here? My hair is always so soft now it just kills me. When I get the trifeca of filtered water, moisturising shampoo and deep conditioner just right, […]

Ayurvedic Haircare

Ayurveda meaning “knowledge for long life” is a system of traditional medicine native to India. The practice of Ayurvedic medicine is thousands of years old and stresses the use of plant-based medicines and treatments to promote a healthy and balanced body and mind. Ayurvedic hair care involves the use of natural, herbs, powders, oils and […]

Put Crude Oil in your Gas Tank not your Hair!

Most folks on a hair journey have already figured out that they get very little benefit from using petroleum based products (which are all derived from crude oil) in their hair routine. They have committed the names of these offending ingredient to memory and stay far from them. But for those of you that don’t […]

Building a Regimen

I realised recently that I’ve never really done a post on how to build a hair regimen, though I’ve spoken about mine countless times. There’s a good reason why…I forgot. When I first started my hair journey I spent ages online, reading lots of different articles and blogs posts about regimen building before I felt […]

Moisture-Protein Balance

I’ve spoken briefly about the moisture-protein balance before which is a really important part of preventing breakage. If you can get this part right then everything else becomes so much easier. Here are few suggestions to help you on the journey to achieving that elusive balance. Firstly, check out ‘The Fine Art of Protein and […]

Dry Hair vs Wet Hair

Previously, when doing my hot oil treatments, I would first wet my hair then apply the oil. I honestly don’t know why I did it this way but it’s the way I’ve always done a hot oil. When I started ‘educating’ myself on all things hair I encountered many discussions on this issue with everybody […]

Why Castor Oil is SOOOOOOOO GOOD!!

As you know, I’m currently on the Hairlista Castor Oil Challenge to accelerate the growth and thickness of my hair. Having used JBCO for the last 3 months and seeing the amazing results, I am a believer in it’s usefulness. However, I couldn’t help wondering why castor oil is so effective. Knowledge is power people […]