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Frolicious!

There is one thing EVERY naturalista must have .. options! Being #TeamNatural ainโ€™t easy, and it surely isnโ€™t cheap. There are occasions we just donโ€™t have the money or time to make some of our favorite hairstyles, so in those instances, we need other options! I love to rock hats, scarves, and wigs. These options […]

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Less Than 2 Years

In a little over a year I will be 35 years old! ๐Ÿ˜ฑ๐Ÿ˜ฑ๐Ÿ˜ฑ and I plan on being in the BEST shape of my life! I have already made several healthy lifestyle changes and I will be on a weight loss journey as well. I have done the drop down fast thing and I tell […]

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Protective Hair Styles

So .. I told you guys I would be doing protective styles for the next few months in an attempt to maximize growth before my 2 year hair aversary … Technically I’ve been natural since 2010 .. I tried to transition and ended up with heat damage so I big chopped sept. 30 / oct. […]

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Good Doesn’t Equal Expensive

OMG LA Girl is KILLIN the beauty supply cosmetics game! First they came out with these awesome concealers that’s really easy to blend and they come in a variety of shades. Not to mention their a STEAL!!! Only 2 bucks!! .. now they hit us with these super intense super pigmented high shine eucalyptus based […]

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I Like It!

So! In my latest blog Product Junkie I mentioned that I recently purchased a new beeswax edge tamer by Murray’s I was thrilled to try as a styler. I initially wanted to use it on a blow out but again I’m focused on protecting my hair so I opted out of the heat. Plus I’m […]

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Features

Wow yet another FEATURE!!! I have been featured on @teamnatural_ twice @alikaynaturals twice on both Curl Kitchen pages, don’t ask lol .. @curlkitchen @consciousafro .. On @protectivestyles and many more so come on over to my Instagram @optimalbeauty & see what all the fuss is about ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ™Œ For this style I simply parted my hair […]

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Detangling Method for the GAWDS!

Today is the first day in a long time I blow dried my hair on high heat I usually use medium never cool ๐Ÿ‘Œthe first two pics is freshly washed right out the shower wit a lil knot today in .. I feel like it’s bigger in person lol.. Anyhoo … I found the PERFECT […]

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All About the Lash!

Hey girls! Are you into lashes!? If not, it’s a must that you get into them! Especially if you like to wear makeup! The lash enhances the whole look! Featured here is a lash by Ardell and it was super light! This is more of a whispy lash which is always hot and looks a […]

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Death to the White Flakes!

Ok! So as you may know or not know I big chopped last yr. & since then I felt, note the previous tense, like I haven’t been able to rock a flat twist out I mean, I rocked it before the bc all the time.. But since the bc I haven’t been able to get […]

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