DIY Strengthening Hair Gel

DIY Strengthening Hair Gel

I love having curly hair…it’s fun, versatile, and can look very pretty. On the other hand, curly hair is a beast that has a mind of its own.  Consequently, it can be a HUGE pain to take care of and actually make look pretty on a consistent basis. (Each...
The Art of Self Acceptance

The Art of Self Acceptance

“I’m a frizzy-haired, impatient, introvert with chronic pelvic pain.” I went to a book signing with Diane Sanfilippo and Liz Wolfe yesterday.  I’ve been following their work for quite some time now and they’ve had a huge influence in my...
DIY Hair Conditioner

DIY Hair Conditioner

Making a DIY hair conditioner has been quite a challenging experience.  This is because most of the recipes out there use oils and I’ve always found them to be *way* too heavy to use in place of a regular conditioner.  So after lots of trial and error (oh, so...
Rose Water Hair Nourishing Mister

Rose Water Hair Nourishing Mister

Hot showers, wind, hair tools, and dry weather…these are just some of the dastardly things that thwart our plans for smooth, healthy, and nourished hair. In my quest for reviving my hair after years of abuse, I’ve embraced an all natural routine that...
DIY Sunless Tanner

DIY Sunless Tanner

I’m going to be honest, this sunless tanner has been a tough DIY to crack.  I suppose it’s because sunless tanners, in general, are sort of finicky.  One wrong move and you’re left with steaks, a weird orange hue, a disgusting smell, or some horrid...