Instagram Giveaway

✨❤️ GIVEAWAY TIME ❤️✨ ✨ I’m really excited to say that I have been featured in the Happily Hooked Magazine Which is out today! . But even better than that, who would like to win a 1-year digital subscription to Happily Hooked Magazine? I have 3 x 1-year digital subscription up for grabs – Thanks…

Meet Our October CurlFriend: ItsReallyRelle

October flew by and somehow I didn’t get the chance to share the story of my newest CurlFriend. So, this month I’m the CurlFriend you will meet. Continue below to read all about my hair journey 🙂

Puffy Protective Styles and Preventing Breakage

The Recap As the summer months approach, remember that protective styles are not just a fall/winter thing. The following was originally posted in August 2017.  One of the most important keys to long healthy hair is to preserve the oldest parts of your hair shaft. The end of your hair shaft (farthest from the root)…

Puffy Hair Care

The Recap These posts were originally uploaded in August 2017.  My name is Cherrelle and I have puffy hair. If I had to give my hair a type I would say it is somewhere between 4b and 4c curls. I have been natural for about 5 years: I stopped perming my hair in July 2012 and…

Meet Our October CurlFriend

1. What’s your name and where are you from? Hey, y’all! My name is Shavela (Sha-vee-la), and I’m from Dallas, TX. 2. How long have you been natural? Why did you decide to begin your natural hair journey? And did you Big Chop or Transition? I’ve been fully natural for 2 years and began transitioning…

Protective Styles for Puffy Hair

One of the most important keys to long healthy hair is to preserve the oldest parts of your hair shaft. The end of your hair shaft (farthest from the root) is the oldest and most fragile, so it is very important to protect it as your hair continues to grow. As much as I love…

2017 Natural Hair Journey Questions

A few weeks ago I was asked a couple of questions by Natural By GloryAma (IG @naturalbygloriama): 1. What would you say are three of the biggest mistakes you have made with your hair/lessons you have learned? 2. Do you believe everyone’s hair can grow or some people’s hair is bound to be shorter because…

The Puffy Girl’s Guide to Moisture

When my hair was in the TWA stage (Teeny Weeny Afro), I wore a wash-n-go most of the time and I had no problem keeping it moisturized. But, as my hair grew longer I noticed that it would become excessively dry and even break at times. This lack of moisture became an even bigger issue…

Free To Wander Mobile Boutique

“Free To Wander Mobile Boutique is a mobile fashion boutique offering a unique array of women’s fashion plus a variety of locally sourced, handmade jewelry.” ~ IG @freetowanderboutique I feel like I’ve been holding out on y’all…so it’s time to share. I absolutely love Free To Wander Mobile Boutique. You can purchase one of a…