Coffee Hydrating Mask

To follow up on the post about the most important hair routine, Hydrating/Moisturising, I thought it would be only fair to bring another hydrating mask. I had mentioned the Chocolate mask on the post, so I figured that if people like chocolate, they might also like coffee. Or maybe if you want your hair smelling…

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Glycerin is Your Friend

What in the world is this friend I’m talking about? Glycerin! A neutral, sweet-tasting, thick colourless liquid that freezes to a gummy-like paste. Okay, sure. Why is this gummy-like paste my friend? Because, it extracts humidity. If the temperature outside is humid, glycerin will pull in the humidity to your hair. You have to be…

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Dandruff: A very common Enemy

Dandruff is an extremely irritating dry scalp or skin condition called seborrheic dermatitis. It can be caused by eczema or even an overgrowth of a yeastlike fungus, malassezia. In other words, a nightmare. Let me tell you a few reasons why you might have dandruff: You’re stressed¬†– Stress can be bad for any skin condition.…

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Homemade Natural Gel with Flax seed

Who knew you could make gel out of just water and seeds? I certainly didn’t. Flax seeds, also known as linseeds are small, brown or golden-colored seeds that are rich in source of omega-3 fatty acids, that comes from a plant. Just so we know how rich these seeds are, let’s look at what we…

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What exactly is hair porosity? How do I test my hair?

You are probably thinking, “I did not know there was so much to learn about hair!” Darlin’, until a few ¬†years ago, I did not know either. First, let’s do the standard porosity hair test. Grab a bowl or a cup and fill it with water. Place a strand of your hair in the glass,…

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Milk & Honey Hydrating Mask

I tend to fall in love with anything that has milk in it, especially shower gels. And this mask was no exception. At first I was doubtful about rubbing milk on my hair, BUT I’m glad I tried it. Because the difference was pretty obvious. The softness, shine and bounce was there. Yes, it was…

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DIY: Natural Body Scrub

Now this is a natural recipe I love. First, what is a body scrub right? Well, it is a skin care product that removes dead skin cells through exfoliation. It also cleanses the skin and improves blood circulation. It acts like a body polish. Can be used on your whole body, including your face. Being…

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