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OKRA GEL FOR NATURAL HAIR: PREPARATION, BENEFITS AND REQUIREMENTS

Okra gel as a leave-in-conditioner for natural hair! Now natural hair has availed me the opportunity to be experimental with plants and oil and that is wonderful. Since I became a naturalista, I'm always on the look out for things that will be beneficial to the hair and skin and also eager to share them… Continue reading OKRA GEL FOR NATURAL HAIR: PREPARATION, BENEFITS AND REQUIREMENTS

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HOW TO PUT YOUR SHORT NATURAL HAIR IN BUN OR PINEAPPLE FRO WITHOUT COMBING

The struggle is real! How do I know this? When I started my natural hair journey, I was obsessed with with Temi's hair. Everyday, I prayed to God to increase my hair inches miraculously. It never happened and I wasn't bothered because prayer without work is dead. I stopped obsessing and started taking care of my… Continue reading HOW TO PUT YOUR SHORT NATURAL HAIR IN BUN OR PINEAPPLE FRO WITHOUT COMBING

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DEAR MISS HEALTHY MANE: HELP! MY NATURAL HAIR IS AS HARD AS A PUMICE STONE

Hello and welcome to my column. How are you doing, kinks and all? I am Miss Healthy Mane, the in-house trichologist at www.chiomaokoyeakpawusi.com, here to help you achieve a healthy hair. Today, someone came by my salon, comparing her hair with a pumice stone. Yes pumice stone! To me, that was a strange comparison but… Continue reading DEAR MISS HEALTHY MANE: HELP! MY NATURAL HAIR IS AS HARD AS A PUMICE STONE

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BEST SHAMPOOS FOR NATURAL HAIR

Some ladies have been natural for a while but they are yet to get the hang of it. Some complain that the information out there is overwhelming therefore they struggle to pick out the best. For such people, we are here to narrow down the selection for you and recommend the best because as a… Continue reading BEST SHAMPOOS FOR NATURAL HAIR

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WINNERS OF MY FIRST BLOG GIVEAWAY

Hello and welcome to www.chiomaokoyeakpawusi.com. Last week friday, we announced a giveaway which was open until yesterday. We promised to equip 2 intending naturalistas with the complete hair products (for natural hair) and also guide them through their natural hair journey. The criteria was that they leave a comment on why they want to win… Continue reading WINNERS OF MY FIRST BLOG GIVEAWAY

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NATURAL HAIR TAG: CHIOMA OKOYE

It's Tuesday already and we know what we do every Tuesday at www.chiomaokoyeakpawusi.com: we interview stars. Coincidentally, I was nominated for the HAIR TAG INTERVIEW by Yeka of https://myyeka.wordpress.com/ Yeka is a naturalista and a blogger whose blog is educative and of course, mentally stimulating. So today, I'm gracing the cover of Person of the Week… Continue reading NATURAL HAIR TAG: CHIOMA OKOYE

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MY FIRST BLOG GIVEAWAY

It's been two months since I launched my blog, www.chiomaokoyeakpawusi.com which all thanks to you all, have gone global. Sometimes, it feels surreal but I have to always remind myself that this is a reality. When I started this blog, I didn't know what to expect both good and bad. But through your patronage (even to… Continue reading MY FIRST BLOG GIVEAWAY

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COMPLETE WASHDAY ROUTINE FOR NATURALISTAS

We've all agreed that natural hair beautiful and versatile; but it  should be adequately taken care of. The internet is filled with many things but in the midst of 'the sea', it is sometimes hard to catch a fish. In this post, I will guide you through on how to wash your hair properly. Being… Continue reading COMPLETE WASHDAY ROUTINE FOR NATURALISTAS

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WHAT’S IN MY SPRITZ BOTTLE?

Going natural has given me the opportunity to try out different hair regimes and arrive at the one that suits my 4c kinky hair type well. It took me months of trial and error, but do not fret because it's just a phase. Before taking the decison to go natural, first you need to know… Continue reading WHAT’S IN MY SPRITZ BOTTLE?