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Shea Moisture Mongongo & Hemp Seed High Porosity Moisture Seal Styling Gel

  Hola Chica’s, hope all is well!  I want start by screaming.. SPRING IS AROUND THE CORNER! WOOT WOOT!!! Although spring can sometimes be a pain on the hair. I think..HOPE I found a product that will keep my hair styles in tact. My latest hair product discovery is by Shea Moisture. I know, I know, I vow never to trying another thing from Shea Moisture, because in the past I’ve had some pretty bad luck with them. But some things change. My hair has changed. I’m not sure if its due to age or pregnancy, but my hair has gotten thicker, and doesn’t hold a style for more then a 3 hours, sometimes less. The Bantu Knots have been my saving grace. In my last post I styled with a gel product from Aveda: https://happykinksforever.com/2017/01/18/styling-with-aveda-flaxseed-aloe/   It’s a good product, just a bit expensive for me. I looked into making my own gel, but right now with a 6 week old baby.. it ain’t likely. So coming across the Shea Moisture gel was awesome. I bought this …

Auntie Jackie’s Don’t Shrink Flaxseed Gel *Review*

  Hello beauties, I know its been a while. I’m really sorry. I’ve been super busy. Moved to a new state, searching for a new home in the new state, and recently my husband and I find out that I’m EXPECTING!!! Super excited about our new addition to our family.    DAY 1   Any-hoo, enough about that. Lets discuss what I’ve been up to with my hair. I recently received a free product to try. Flaxseed gel by “Auntie Jackie’s: copy/paste http://www.naturallycurly.com/curlproducts/view/10685/aunt-jackies-curls-coils-dont-shrink-flaxseed-elongating-curling-gel-15-oz So, I figured I’d try it out! ABOUT: “Auntie Jackie’s don’t shrink flaxseed gel” Elongating curling gel enriched with flaxseed and wheat proteins Flaxseed offers a natural remedy for hair growth, anti-thinning, and overall scalp health For natural curls, coils, and waves Enriched with shea butter and extra virgin olive oil Sulfate-free; paraben-free; no Mineral Oil; No Petrolatum INGREDIENTS Aqua, Glycerin, Carbomer, Aminomethyl Propanol, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Linum Usitatissimum Seed Oil, Potassium Sorbate, Polyvinylpyrrolidone, Polysorbate 20, Parfum, EDTA, Magnesium Nitrate, Phenoxyethanol, Polyaminopropyl Biguanide, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Magnesium Chloride, Methylisothiazolinone, Limonene, Hexyl Cinnamal, Linalool, Amyl Cinnamal, …

LUSH Sea Spray

Hey Beauties! Hope you all are having a lovely Labor day weekend. Lets just not forget that this holiday is the celebration of the American workers. Not everyone will have the day off, and that needs change. It’s not a celebration for American workers if ALL don’t have the chance to celebrate. (I’m speaking for the retail workers out there). Thank you for your hard work! 😉 Okay, now down to my post review! I sorta been obsessing over a lot of LUSH new hair product lines. So in the next few post I will be review some of there products.  First one is their Sea Spray. WHAT IS IT: A sea water and seaweed hold spray for hair styles. It also acts as a volumizer, and frizz tamer, adds shine and acts as a perfume. WHAT’S IN IT: Carrageenan Extract (Chondrus crispus) ,  Sea Water ,  SD Alcohol ,  Glycerine ,  Fine Sea Salt (Sodium Chloride) ,  PVP Fragrance ,  *Limonene ,  *Linalool ,  Neroli Oil (Citrus Aurantium amara) ,  Grapefruit Oil (Citrus paradisi) ,  Rosewood oil (Aniba rosaeodora) ,  Hydroxcitronellal ,  Geraniol ,  *Citral , *Farnesol ,  *Benzyl Benzoate ,  Methylparaben (Bold highlights are Safe Synthetics) HOW TO USE: LUSH’s how to use- Sea Spray can be used in …