Hair · Natural Afro Hair

Week 34 – Clarify, Deep Condition and Up-do

Recently I’ve been lazy with my hair regimen. Sometimes I must admit this natural hair lark does get tiresome. I hadn’t washed my hair in a couple of weeks and it was beginning to show. My scalp was flaky, my hair had a lot of build-up and was generally dry and dull. I knew it… Continue reading Week 34 – Clarify, Deep Condition and Up-do

Rate this:

Hair · Natural Afro Hair

Twisted flat twist up-do

I didn’t have time to wash my hair so I just re-did last week’s style. The hair in the centre was parted and flat twisted on both sides, then twisted in the middle and tucked in at the bottom. This style wasn’t my original plan but it will do for a few days. I will… Continue reading Twisted flat twist up-do

Rate this:

Hair · Natural Afro Hair · Nautral Hair Protective styles

Week 32 – Signature flat-twist up-do

Everyone should have a signature hairstyle and as you know, mine is the flat-twist up-do.  I always think about leaving the middle ‘out’ and curly but I hate doing my hair daily, so instead I just tuck my hair away. In these pics you can see close-ups of my hair texture, which I class as… Continue reading Week 32 – Signature flat-twist up-do

Rate this:

Natural Afro Hair · Nautral Hair Protective styles

Week 30 Style – Flat Twist up-do

It’s still hot and sunny in London, which makes me want to do better things that wash and deep-condition my hair, so I just re-did by style from last week. I undid each of flat-twist, re-moisturised, sealed, then re-flat-twisted. My hair wasn’t dirty, just dry so I felt ok about that. This style is slightly… Continue reading Week 30 Style – Flat Twist up-do

Rate this:

Natural Afro Hair · Nautral Hair Protective styles

Week 29 Style – Flat-twists into Jumbo Flat-twist Updo

It’s another classic! My hair absolutely loves this style! I’ve been flirting with the jumbo flat twists recently but I don’t think my hair is long enough to keep that style for more than 3 days. My hair just gets frizzy, dry and itchy. But with a flat-twist updo my hair simply behaves itself leaving… Continue reading Week 29 Style – Flat-twists into Jumbo Flat-twist Updo

Rate this:

Natural Afro Hair · Nautral Hair Protective styles

Week 27 Style – Triple Jumbo Flat-Twist Updo

I don’t pretend to come up with a unique hair style for every week as there is much more to life. This is more or less my Week 11 style but without the flat twists going from the centre outwards. I was too tired for perfection. It’s important for naturalistas to have several go-to styles… Continue reading Week 27 Style – Triple Jumbo Flat-Twist Updo

Rate this:

Natural Afro Hair

Week 26 – Protective Up-do Style

I’ve had a few weeks experimenting with looser protective styles and I found that after 3 or 4 days my hair felt dry and itchy. Also it’s been quite humid in London these last few weeks so that hasn’t helped matters. So I’ve returned to what I know and that’s flat twist up-dos! This style… Continue reading Week 26 – Protective Up-do Style

Rate this:

Natural Afro Hair

Week 24 Style – Jumbo Flat Twists

As I didn’t have the energy  to spend over three hours  flat twisting my hair, I settled on two jumbo flat twists. At the front of my head I added a flat-twist pompadour for extra volume and texture. I love this style as it’s quick and easy to create and should last good 5 days.… Continue reading Week 24 Style – Jumbo Flat Twists

Rate this: