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Trending Winter Protective Hairstyles

Winter is here and with it comes changes in the way we take care of our hair. For those of us in Gauteng, our winters are generally dry and moisture is top most needed aspect of our routines. We moisturise and moisturise. Because of the dryness and generally less time...

Glow with the Fro Take 1

Glow with the Fro 26 May 2018 Glow with the Fro pulled off a great first event at the J&B Hive in JHB,  a hub for entrepreneurs and creatives in Johannesburg. The perfect setting for their intimate, conversation inspired gathering. We heard and were inspired by Uzalo...

Clicks Curls Durban, are you ready for us?

I am so excited to announce that Eleanor J’adore and I will be representing Aunt Jackie’s at the Clicks Curls event in Durban next month. The event takes place on Saturday the 9th of June at the Oyster Box hotel in Umhlanga. The first...

3 Habits I've Added To My Regimen

One thing I’ve realised, when it comes to my hair is that although there’s not much that changes in terms of my staple products, I still find that changing how I treat my hair happens pretty much on a yearly basis depending on habits I think I may need less of and...

My Hairstory JHB was a LITuation!

MY HAIRSTORY JHB 5 May 2018 The first MyHairStory event in Johannesburg, on 5 May 2018, was a hit. The natural hair community came out in support of more than 20 home grown brands including The Moisture Factory, Ruutos, True Curls and so many more. If not all, then...

Meet Margo Fargo

I am writing this with tears of joy in my eyes. I can’t contain my excitement and whenever that happens I feel I need to write. Let me explain. A few weeks ago, at the Clicks Curls event in Johannesburg, I met this gorgeous...

Indalo Presents: #knowyourhairbeyourhair

Know your Hair Be your Hair 27 April 2018 An amazing way to spend freedom day was at the Newtown Junction Centre under the tender care of the goddess Smangele “Smarty MissHair’’ Sibisi. This 20-something year old has already established her hair salon Indalo Nubian...

NATURAL 4C HAIR GROWTH 101

HAPPY PEOPLE, How do you do? THE number one desire for both those who have had natural hair for years and the newbies is GROWTH! I get asked for tips and advice a lot and I promised one of my readers I’d post about it a$ap ROCKY! I’m going to share my top tips, the...

Life Update – April

When I first started this blog almost 5 years ago, my intention was never to be a content queen or have so many supporters at all. My main goal was to document my hair journey for myself and #TheKid. It was a way of...

I am so over buns this winter

Today is the first real overcast day that Cape Town has seen in weeks and I couldn’t be more excited. If you haven’t heard, Cape Town, South Africa is in the midst of the biggest drought in history, so you can pretty much picture...

Twist Out Tutorial ft As I Am

Hello Lovelies I’m so excited about today’s video because I have finally published a very easy and beginner friendly twist out tutorial. I still receive questions with regards to how to style transitioning hair, so this twist out addresses that query: it perfectly...