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Bantu Flat Out #TLN – Blog Challenge Day 18

As a part of my “get your life” challenge…i just made that up…where I get my life in order, I’m supposed to be doing my hair more. As I’ve stated before, I’m very hair lazy.  The less I have to do the better.  There is one style that I have tried in the past before I really got a grip on my hair and it was FAIL CITY!  It’s not my hair that doesn’t like the style either.  It’s my skill set.  It’s BANTU KNOTS!  My sister did them on me a couple years ago and the results were amazing. SEE:  Mind you this was TWO weeks after I took...

The Lazy Natural – Blog Challenge Day 6

Just in case no one noticed from the rest of my life…I’m lazy.  Just kidding…not really lazy in general.  I just like to get the most for the least.  That’s whether it’s saving money, time, or effort. This does not change when it comes to my hair.  As a matter of fact, it’s exemplified.  It’s obvious that I’m a natural chick but even when I was a permed chick, I didn’t do much to my hair.  I loved me a good ol’ ponytail.  I didn’t even really know how to flat iron my own hair.  I mean i KNEW HOW but who wanted to do that.  I’d regularly solicit someone...

Goddess Twist on old blowout

      I blew out my hair a few weeks ago and started with a cute bantu knot out.  That lasted all of 4.675 hours before my hair poofed up to 4 times the side it was when I started.  No exaggeration! It was huge.  So, since DC wasn’t going to ban the humidity for me, I decided to do other styles.  I did a combo of twisted fronts and buns and ponytails.  The plan to stretch the blowout a last week was devised towards the end of last week when I realized I’d have NO time to wash my hair this past weekend.  My plan was the do...