Bouncy Bantu knot out results

​Today I’m in the best of moods!! I feel like God was smiling on my fro and I.  After having being way overdue for wash day (by a little over 3 weeks 🙈) I finally got around to doing it. The journey starts last night yesterday when knowing I would have a busy day ahead,…

​Growing up has meant:

I come to accept that it is no longer perfection I strive for but rather excellence. It’s ok to not fit in Generally speaking, nobody is loyal (so don’t judge too harshly upon someone’s betrayal of a cause or person) Sometimes people do not deserve your goodness or kindness. Be all that anyway. A hello,…

Things I wish I knew when going natural

These are some of the things I wish I knew before going natural because it would have saved me from lots of disappointment, frustration  with my hair and just plain confusion. Sulphates make your hair crunchy. Not all hair salons will be as patient and gentle with your hair. Your hair cannot live on coconut…

​How to get strong, healthy and manageable natural hair

This is what I’ve learnt over the 5 years of being natural. This is isn’t an exhaustive list and there are many things I used to do that I am not so strict on anymore. This is what I really want to explain everytime someone asks me what I do to get my hair looking…

The natural hair movement and why I went natural

​ Why I went natural and have never looked back! In 2011 while randomly searching the web I discovered the natural hair community and decided to go natural. I got my last relaxer on June 30th a date I cannot forget because it coincides with independence day of the DRC hence my independence from the…