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My 2015 Natural Hair Regimen & Product Guide

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Craig… Craig, can I borrow your product guide?  Hola Chicas, It’s been a disrespectfully long time since I’ve updated my natural hair care regimen.  So long, that when I began compiling the deets, ish got outta hand and a couple of paragraphs turned into a whole, entire dissertation. Read On!>>>  If you’d like to catch up on my most favoritest…

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My Fall/Winter 2013 Natural Hair Regimen

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#ChunkyFlatTwistnIt #BobbinIt Keeping that shape tight with flexis!  I do my own cuts now with these joints.  Hola Chicas! So, my Fall/Winter 2013 routine is a 2011 throwback.  It’s pretty much identical, save for a few new products and techniques. The theme for this season… Functional Protection. Mainly because of time, but also because there’s the issue of the second…

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My Fall 2012 Routine- The WDTM&G

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The last few months have been all about the Wash, Do The Most & Go (WDTM&G) and the forecast for the foreseeable is much of the same, ’cause I’m feeling myself *brushes shoulder off*. Here’s a quick look at the routine- Re-style (wash or co-wash) two or three times a week.  I shampoo on the weekend. Generally, unless I have…

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Fall 2011 Natural Hair Regimen and Products

By Curly Nikki 56 Comments

My fall routine is pretty much identical to the summer one. Only I’m retiring the magnetic rollers ’cause I ain’t got the patience, the blow fryer ’cause my ends ain’t got the strength, and the tools ’cause I ain’t got the bulk to lose. The theme for this season… Functional Protection. Mainly because of time, but also because occasionally you…

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2011 Summer Regimen- Natural Hair Routine

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Long overdue? Sorry. But I’ve been super busy, super tired, and also wanted to make sure I genuinely liked the routine before posting! In sum, I ‘do’ my hair once a month, bi-weekly at most. I’m in twists 90% of the time, and add rollers to the ends to rock a (dry set) Twist-n-Curl every now and again. My hair…

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My Grow-Out Challenge Routine

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Hola Chicas! Like Kim Coles, for me, the Grow-Out Challenge will encompass more than just hair. During this 6 month journey, I will challenge myself to: (1) Compartmentalize my life and learn to be present(2) Eat healthier, minimally processed foods, and resume my regular work out routine(3) Achieve the BIGGEST hair I can- keeping more strands and retaining length break,…

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2010 Winter Hair Regimen

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Current Product Rotation: Shampoos–CURLS Curlicious Curls Cleansing Cream, KeraCare Natural Textures Cleansing Cream, Elucence Moisture Benefits Shampoo Deep Conditioners– Jessicurl Weekly Deep Treatment , Aubrey Organics Honey Suckle Rose, Myhoneychild Olive You, Curl Junkie Rehab Moisturizing Hair Treatment Rinse-out or Detangling Conditioners– Herbal Essence’s Totally Twisted or Hello Hydration, Yes To Carrots or Cucumbers, Aussie Moist Leave-in Conditioners and Stylers–…

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Modified Routine- Spring 2010

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Hola Chicas, I’m 6 months preggers today! Time is really moving… it’s almost scary.In random news, during a debilitating DQ Peanut Buster Parfait craving this afternoon, I had the clarity to look up the nutritional info online. O M G. One PBP is 770 calories!!!! Now that is RiGotDamnDiculous… shame on them! So I nixed that idea, and packed it…

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My Routine: Winter 2009- Spring 2010

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My hair in the KPLR interview, as well as other recent pics have been the result of the routine below 🙂 Current Product Rotation: Shampoo– Mehandi Shampoo Bar, or Giovanni Tea Tree Deep Conditioner– Jessicurl Weekly Deep Treatment or Aubrey Organics Honey Suckle Rose Conditioners- Depending on how I feel, I use one, or a combo of the following to…

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My Routine-Fall and Winter 2009

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Current Product Rotation: Shampoo- Mehandi Shampoo Bar, or Giovanni Tea Tree Deep Conditioner– Jessicurl Weekly Deep Treatment or Aubrey Organics Honey Suckle Rose Conditioners- Depending on how I feel, I use one, or a combo of the following to co-wash, detangle, and leave-in: Garnier Fructis Sleek and Shine, Herbal Essence’s Totally Twisted or Hello Hydration, and DevaCare One Condition. Sealant–…

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