Browsing Tag : Hair Regimen

Alex’s 2014 Hair Regimen for Moisturized and Healthy Hair

Alex’s 2014 Hair Regimen for Moisturized and Healthy Hair

While in Miami, I chatted with celebrity hair stylist Pam Hogan and Felicia Leatherwood about a few of my hair issues. My hair was drier than normal, shedding abnormally and had major split ends. After our chat, they were able to find the source, which was: Lack of protein treatments Not ...

Hair Resolutions for the New Year

Hair Resolutions for the New Year

Now that we are a few weeks into the New Year, I figured it was time to make some changes to my hair regimen. Check out these hair resolutions for the New Year, which are great for natural, permed or transitioned hair.   Switch to moisturizing products   Sweat, heat and chemicals can dry ...

Alex’s New Do: The Blow Out – The Process, Hair Care and Styling Tips

Alex’s New Do: The Blow Out –  The Process, Hair Care and Styling Tips

This weekend, I had a discussion with a guy friend about “nappy hair.” While we don’t agree on natural hair styles, he did cause me to reconsider my own hair styles and try a few new ones. So I took a plunge and had my mom (a professional hair stylist) do my first blow out. Here ...

4 Week Shred Plan Week #3 Updates

4 Week Shred Plan Week #3 Updates

So here are my updates of week 3 of the shred plan. Hair Styles While Working Out: This week I kept my hair in it’s natural state like the photo above. It was easy to maintain. All I had to do was wakeup,  fluff out my hair, spray it with G+ spray and head out the house. During my ...

Whitney’s Short Natural Hair Care Regimen

Whitney’s Short Natural Hair Care Regimen

Check out my latest You Tube videos about my short natural hair care regimen. This time around I really know what I’m doing. I wanted to keep the regimen comprehensive yet easy to do.  I only do wash and gos now. No twist outs, braid outs, etc. Simple, ...

Monisha’s Minute: My Hair Washing Routine

Monisha’s Minute: My Hair Washing Routine

Later on in the week we’ll give a recap of our trip to the Oklahoma City Naturals Expo. While there, I was re-inspired to do my full out hair washing routine. Over the past two months I slacked off from doing the residue removal, deep conditioning and oiling stage of my hair wash regimen. My ...

Monisha’s Minute: Growth Is A Beautiful Thing

Monisha’s Minute: Growth Is A Beautiful Thing

  One of the major things I LOVE about being a part of Sporty Afros is having an outlet to share my hair and health journey. About a month ago, I mentioned that I rarely post blogs about my hair. This is mainly because I still think I’m getting used to my own hair in pursuit of finding the ...

Happy Natural Anniversary! Alex Shares Her 2 year Hair Growth

Happy Natural Anniversary! Alex Shares Her 2 year Hair Growth

On July 4th, I celebrated my second natural anniversary. It has been 2 years since I cut off all my permed hair and embraced my natural curls. Yay!!   I can’t believe time has flown by so quickly! I am so thankful I took the plunge and followed Whitney on the natural hair journey. My ...