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Product Reviews for Natural Hair - Curly Nikki

Dayum! 3 dollars…For Reals?!

By Curly Nikki 10 Comments

Seriously…sometimes I need to back away from my laptop. I’m such a PJ. While browsing on, I ran across this thread: Ingredients: Water, Stearamidopropyl, Dimethylamine, Stearyl Alcohol, Cetyl alcohol, Shea butter, Mango Seed Butter, Cholesterol, Soybean Oil, Safflower Oil,Wheat GermOil, aloe VeraExtract, Fragrance, Vitamin E, Methyl Paraben Propyl Paraben, Phosphoric Acid Sodium Chloride DMDM Hydantoin, Disodium EDTA, Yellow…

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My New Sealing Routine

By Curly Nikki 11 Comments

I’m so excited! Not only is it Friday, but I think I’ve stumbled upon a HG status sealing regimen. This is my third experience using Oyin’s Juices and Berries (the same make-up as Frank Juice, with a summery sweet smell), and NaturallyMe’s Body Butter to seal the ends of my wet twists. My Twist-n-Curl sets are in heaven, and lasting…

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Sweet Almond Oil

By Curly Nikki 13 Comments

Sweet Almond oil (SAO) is produced from sweet almonds or Prunus amygdalus. SAO, used as a carrier oil for blending essential oils, is beneficial for the skin, hair, and has overall health advantages as well. It can be used as an effective massage oil, and many use it to treat under eye bags, and eczema. For hair, moisten your fingertips…

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The Lovely Serita on Karen’s Body Beautiful!

By Curly Nikki 12 Comments

Karen’s Body Beautiful Review:Scent: Lavender VanillaSize: 8 ounces Conditioning Shampoo w/Jojoba Oil: I washed with the conditioning shampoo and it reminded me of the AO HSR shampoo. It’s very moisturizing and created tremendous shrinkage. I liken the shrinkage to the thickness/feel of lamb’s wool…lol. You have to be careful not to get it in your eyes because it will sting….

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SheaM vs. Shea Butter

By Curly Nikki 6 Comments

Hola Chicas! Several of you have asked me if I’ve replaced my Afrikan Republic Shea Butter with SheaMoisture Shea Butter leave-in. Others have asked what the SheaM looks like and where to purchase it. To clear up the confusion: I use SheaMoisture as a leave-in along with DevaCare One Condition, on soaking wet hair, prior to twisting. I still use…

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Oyin Handmade’s Frank Juice

By Curly Nikki 5 Comments

This product was sent to me as a gift from It is a unique product, and I’m still trying to figure out where it should fit into my routine…if it should fit in at all. Frank Juice has the same ingredient make-up as it’s brother Greg Juice- the only difference is the fragrance. I’ve never tried Greg Juice, but…

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A Review of Miss Jessie’s Curly Pudding

By Curly Nikki 15 Comments

Pamela won the first Miss Jessie’s Giveaway. I promptly sent her the 8 oz jar of Curly Pudding, and as promised, she submitted her review!! “I tried the Curly Pudding by Miss Jessie’s last night. It’s a great moisturizer. It’s not too greasy or sticky. It didn’t make my hair hard at all. It smells like taffy candy. Overall it’s…

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Kinky-Curly Knot Today Review

By Curly Nikki 10 Comments

On Friday night, I did my fourth Twist-n-Curl with Kinky Curly Knot Today+DevaCare One C. In order to be fair and balanced, I waited to complete the full review until I had at least a few trials under my belt. I must say, I’m very impressed! So much so, that I bought my aunt a bottle, and bought myself the…

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Koffee’s Shea Moisture Shea Butter Leave-in

By Curly Nikki 3 Comments

Koffee was the first winner of the CurlyNikki Cleaning Out My Closet Giveaway. She won a free bottle of SheaMoisture Shea Butter Leave-in, and I requested that she report back with a review. So, here you go: Hey Nikki. Sorry I took so long with the review (braids for the winter) I haven’t captured any photos. The Shea Moisture smelled…

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