My Niece in Flat Twists

February 23, 2006 Look at this cutie and those luscious bob-length Double-Strand Flat Twists (DSFTs)…she’s my niece…our future WNBA basketball player. This 11-year-old, 5’4″ dynamo plays on three teams. Scores in the double-digits most games. She’s also a straight A student in one of the best middle schools in the city. Told me today that … Continue reading

It’s Shampoo Day (Rinse and Conditioning) Old Routine

These Shampoo Day pics were taken back in February. I don’t know if you can tell but my hair has grown significantly in nine months. (See Shrinkage, Length and Texture Differences for most current Shampoo Day pics). Back then, I didn’t know about banding my hair. However, I have to say that it wasn’t horribly difficult … Continue reading

It’s Shampoo Day (Moisturizing)

Extremely Dry Hair When I first started wearing my hair completely natural…meaning no more micro braids with weave hair added in, I really had no idea what to do with my hair other than a press and curl. Since I was working out all the time (boy do I need to start going back to … Continue reading

It’s Shampoo Day (My Finished Do!)

Finally, I’m finished. Now I have a head full of gorgeous twists. Just look at them. I can’t believe this is my hair. MY hair! Even newly twisted, look at how thick it is now. I’m telling y’all…last year, there is no way that my twists were looking this strong and healthy. In the back, … Continue reading