Unrealistic Expectations on REAL PEOPLE (Bang Trim Story)

I absolutely love cutting hair! I love it so much that I watch other professional Educators on my downtime cut and try to find new ways to improve skills. After 9 years in the beauty industry, you would think I’ve seen and dealt with it all. Well, not really. I knew I still had a…

Will Hair Color Damage or Straighten My Curls?

This is a frequent question I receive from my clients. They will like to know if hair color will do any damage to their curls. I’ll give you the short answer in a moment, but I want to explain how curls can be altered first. Throughout this post and future post you read, when I…

Should Curly or Coily Hair Be Texturized?

One thing I can say for sure is I texturize at least one client a day. I work with all textures and ethnicities. This has helped me to create success in my career by doing what I love and working with multiple hair textures and types. What made me write this post was a conversation…

Hair = Hair!

I remember when I was in beauty school years ago. I went to a beauty school where I could learn all hair textures. Being a woman of color, I learned so much about curly and coily hair from an early age. I knew how to grow it, care for it and style it on myself…

Leave In Conditioners & Natural Moisturizers You Need Right Now

If you’re natural & unsure of how to keep your hair hydrated you’ll love this post! When it comes to understanding hair and how much moisture is needed, it is important to know the different types of hair, and how moisture reacts to them. We will discuss the four basic texture groups and how they…

What Is Virgin Hair?

In the beauty industry, this word is used to describe hair. What I have noticed is some misinform customers, clients, and the public when it comes to knowing the truth about what Virgin hair really is. Virgin hair whether its hair extensions or attached to the scalp is virgin IF the hair has not been…

Balayage Color w/Pics Inside

I love hair color! I’ve grown to like ‘ appreciate the beautiful shades with Matrix hair color line, but overall… Goldwell hair color is my favorite! As I work on increasing my knowledge and challenges in hair color, there is always a challenge that arise occasionally. This challenge was having a client come in with…

When A Client Says “I Trust You. Do Whatever!” Pics/Vid Inside

One of my favorite things to do is hair. I’ve been mixing products & styling hair since I was 6 years young. From my years of experience & 8 years of being a Beauty professional, It can be repetitive doing the same thing continuously. In my industry, with repetition I practice my craft and become…

Leave In Vs. Rinse Out Conditioners Vol. 5

There are so many conditioners to choose from. There are several types including all in one options. Would you like to shampoo your hair and leave your conditioner in or rinse it down the drain after shampooing? Would you prefer to co-wash your hair over shampooing as often? This is part 5 of my Beauty…

The Graduated Bob Cut! See Pics of My Client’s New Look

I love cutting and styling hair! I was born with this talent & have the gift to change lives. I transform my clients’ while spreading love, great vibes & positivity. My client came in for a shampoo & haircut. Her hair is thinning & is really oily. We agreed that a Graduated Bob Cut with…

Why Relaxers Cause Damage + The Right Way To Relax Hair: Vol. 2

We live in times where Relaxer services aren’t as popular as they used to be. Women of color with curly hair used to do whatever it took to get their curls & coils as straight as possible. It was more acceptable in our society. Now it’s the complete opposite. We’ve learned the beauty that lies…

Types of Shampoos + My Favorites: Vol. 1

There are so many shampoos on the market that promise to be great. Some deliver, while others simply don’t deliver. I created this mini guide to give you a different light when shopping for your beauty products. One question I always ask my clients is what shampoo and conditioner they are currently using on their…

Why I Love My Hair :)

As a child, I was raised that hair can either make or break a woman. In other words, our hair is everything. There’s no in between, it’s literally EVERYTHING! Later in life, I found that these beliefs are misconceptions and sets women up for failure. That might sound weird coming from someone who chose a beauty career…

Experiencing Hair Breakage? Read This!

One thing I know for sure is when it comes to making corrections, whether it’s beauty or sales going back to the basics is a MUST. Here’s some simple tips I’ve learned & utilized over the years that repairs damaged hair. If you’re experiencing breakage, dry/brittle hair or your hair just needs a lift try this!…