Homegoing – Yaa Gyasi: Book Review

Here I am updating you on another excellent, beautifully written piece of literature. Not to mention that it makes me so happy that the writer and story is African. Homegoing is written in such a way that it got me engaged from beginning to end. I literally had to fight with hmyself to put it…

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Boost Hair Growth Naturally

This is probably the most debated and important topic for all humans that want and have hair. Mind you, there are people that prefer their shaved clean look, which I may say, looks sexy too. As you may have noticed, I lean towards the more natural vibe. What I put on my hair and skin…

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My Morning Hair Routine

Do you wash your hair every morning to get your curls all nice and looking brand new? It’s actually not a smart idea. See, getting your hair wet everyday actually leaves it weak and dry even because you are constantly stripping the natural oils your hair produces. I have spoken about a tactic I use…

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Product Review: Leave-In Aunt Jackie’s

Sometime ago I spoke about what a leave-in conditioner is and the beauty of using one in your finalizing routine. If you have not read it yet, check it out here. I gave you some examples of leave-ins that I had used before and that I liked. But I have recently stumbled upon a great…

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Summer Hair Care Tips & Routine

Hello Beauties! Can you feel the summer knocking at our door? Actually it’s mostly summer in Mozambique and even in winter, we always have that one hot day during the week, so why not learn how to best deal with your natural hair when in summer. I can’t believe it has taken me so long…

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Hot or Cold Water to Wash My Hair?

Hello gorgeous! From the look you are giving your screen right now… I’m guessing you’re thinking, “water temperature matters when it comes to washing my hair?!” It actually does! Let’s look at the reasons why. Hot Water Causes frizz Removes product build up, dirt and even the necessary oil your hair produces naturally Your hair…

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Sodium Bicarbonate for your Wash Routine. Yes or No?

Yes, yes… You are reading it right. Sodium Bicarbonate on your hair. If you are wondering, I highly doubt it will react in the same way it reacts with food. But let’s just look at what it does, or what the benefits are. Sodium Bicarbonate as Shampoo Sodium bicarbonate has properties that will improve the…

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Chokers: The (Back in Business) Fashion Statement

Are you an accessories type of person? Then this is the post for you. I'm sure you have seen these bad boys before. They are all over town rockin' chics necks like it's nobody's business. Have you tried them before? Did you know, chokers have been famous since the 90s? Yes, the style back then…

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ALKEMI: Mozambican Online Fashion Store

Fashion has always been a big thing, anywhere. I mean, who doesn’t want to look good right? Sure, we do find people who do not give a rat’s ass about being fashionable, being IN or having designer clothes. But even those people got to have clothes right? So I’m pretty sure we answered “Yes” on…

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Suki Suki Naturals Intense Mango Butter: Product Review

Honestly speaking, until a few minutes ago, I thought this product was American. But after a few seconds research I found out that it's handmade and from South Africa. How amazing is that! It's great to know how we are slowly taking into account how important our natural side is. If you are interested in…

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