natural curly hairstyles

Natural Curly Hair Updos: 3 Ways to Rock It

Now that the holiday season is here, I don’t have tons of time to spend styling my curls. During this time of year, I wear a rotation of natural curly hair updos that can be dressed up or down for any occasion. Buns and updos are the best hairstyles for me because they protect my […]

DIY Facial Scrub Baking Soda & Coconut Oil

DIY Facial Scrub: Baking Soda & Coconut Oil

Is it a scrub? Or mask? Maybe a natural teeth whitener. Perhaps, it’s all of the above. I have several DIY concoctions involving baking soda in my arsenal, but this one is the most versatile. In addition to exfoliating and moisturizing the skin, a simple paste of┬ábaking soda and melted coconut oil not only extracts […]

when to not diy

When to DIY vs. When to Not DIY

When to DIY, and when to not DIY. That’s the question. I love the idea of making things from scratch. But there are times when it’s simply impractical to do the DIY beauty thing. I have an ever-growing Pinterest board of DIY beauty ideas that I’ve barely scratched the surface on. Between work, family, and […]