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Frolicious!

There is one thing EVERY naturalista must have .. options! Being #TeamNatural ain’t easy, and it surely isn’t cheap. There are occasions we just don’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! 😱😱😱 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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Bold Lippies

Spring is here! Check out my article on GoodHairMag.Com to learn the latest and greatest Bold Lippies for Spring! ❀️

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Infinite Bun with Deep Side Part

Hi all! O how I’ve missed blogging! But today is a special day and I’m excited and thrilled to spend some time sharing with you on this occasion. Today is my 2 yr aversary to my big chop! Over 4 yrs natural total. I began my natural hair journey transitioning and ultimately still big chopped. […]

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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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Product junkie

Hey fellow bloggers and naturalistas! I have great news! I am finally narrowing down my products I use! It’s so many out here that yields so many different results. But I’m happy that I now have a few go to products! The wash / condition / detangling products I listed in my other blog post […]

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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 πŸ˜πŸ˜˜πŸ™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 πŸ‘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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