This style isn’t what I had originally envisioned but that’s the beauty of the roll, tuck and pin challenge. There’s only one rule so it’s difficult to go wrong. I began by pushing all the hair forward and pinning all sides (except the bang) right in the middle.
Part of my goal with the roll, tuck and pin challenge is to create distinctly different styles not only to push my creative side but also to inspire others. And let’s be honest…. it wouldn’t be a bad thing to coin a natural hairstyle or two in the process.
This style is 1 of 3 from early May when I began the roll, tuck n’ pin challenge. There was disruption because I had to dash home (Nairobi, in case anyone is wondering) because of a death in the family.
These preservatives include methyl, propyl, butyl and ethyl parabens. They are most common in shampoos, conditioners and styling products because they effectively inhibit microbial growth and extend product shelf- life
Issues: They are known to be allergenic and have been associated with cancer.
Amla – Indian Gooseberry is the quintessential ayurvedic herb used both for treatments and body well being. The berries are greenish yellow a small to medium-sized deciduous tree native to India. they have a sour, bitter, and astringent taste.
Most herbs are beneficial to our bodies in more than one way. When it comes to hair growth, I have found several herbs have the most impact not in faster growth per say but in mitigating circumstances that cause sluggish growth.
Before we can go about developing an herb-based hair regimen or start using herbs in any way, it’s important to understand what herbs are and how they are used internally and externally. The word “herb” simply refers to a useful part of a plant.
Thanks to a ton of chemistry lessons (thank you Khan Academy), I have demystified the essence of making soap. Saponification, the process of soap making, is simply a chemical reaction between a base and an acid, which results in a salt (soap),
4C is the epitome of tangle-prone textures… well at least I think mine is. On the other hand, 4C makes up for that troublesome nature by being the most versatile and unique of all textures. In the interest of keeping as much of my hair as I grow each month (slightly over a quarter inch),