Individual Braids for Summer!

Hello, lovelies! Box braids are a timeless look! A client stopped by The Hair Garden to get some and I wanted to share the results with you! This look took about 9 hours to complete. It can be shampooed and conditioned and will last her about 6-8+ weeks depending on her styling preferences and maintenance. WantContinue reading “Individual Braids for Summer!”

Tapered Cut with Coils!

Hello, Blossoms! I coiled some lovely curls the other day and I wanted to share it with you! My client came in with her hair already in a tapered cut and I trimmed it down and evened it out. She was shampooed and conditioned with Hair Garden Products. I coiled her hair with a littleContinue reading “Tapered Cut with Coils!”

Cornrowed Updo with a Bun!

I enjoyed doing this style! Many people who sit in my chair knows that I enjoy doing cornrows a lot! I was looking forward to doing this style and was excited about the outcome! This style can be worn for 1 to 3 weeks depending on your preferences. Simply wrap it up when you are going to sleep or showering toContinue reading “Cornrowed Updo with a Bun!”

Senegalese Twists with a Hint of Blue!

Here are some Senegalese Twists! Lovely and long with a hint of blue in the back! Minus the breaks and all, the look took about 8 hours to complete due to the length. This style can last her 6 weeks or longer depending if she wants the perimeter touched up! These twists can be shampooedContinue reading “Senegalese Twists with a Hint of Blue!”

Cornrows for Little Blossoms!

Hello, Lovelies! Check out this kids cornrow style I did yesterday! I started off by shampooing and conditioning her hair with Hair Garden’s Cleanser and Mango Punch Conditioner. I applied the avocado shea leave-in to her towel blotted hair and blow dried it out. I trimmed her ends as well before we began the braidingContinue reading “Cornrows for Little Blossoms!”

Bantu Knot Set Success!

Greetings, Blossoms! I decided to give a Bantu knot set a try again. I have had several fails in the past but am determined not to let this look defeat me. It seemed like I got the best results on blown out hair but I wanted to try it with wet hair. I cleansed andContinue reading “Bantu Knot Set Success!”

Beginning a Loc Journey

Greetings! Today I had the privilege of starting locs for a client.This lovely lady has been natural for a little over a year and had always longed for locs! Her hair and scalp were in healthy condition and ready to begin the locking process! Before we got started, I shampooed her hair with Hair Garden CleanserContinue reading “Beginning a Loc Journey”

When The Rod Set Goes Wrong

Hello, lovely people! I had been wearing braids and twists for the past 5 months and was happy to finally come out of the extensions and wear my hair! I wanted to experiment with this twisted rod set I saw someone try on pinterest! Yes, here I go with my pinterest finds again! Anyway, theContinue reading “When The Rod Set Goes Wrong”

8 Reasons You Should Be Using Lavender Oil!!!

After I did my  8 Reasons You Should Be Using Peppermint Oil post, I intended on continuing going through my favorite essential oils. This now brings us to lavender!! There are certain essential oils that I always keep on and lavender is one of them! It is great for so many different things and IContinue reading “8 Reasons You Should Be Using Lavender Oil!!!”

Versatile Natural Hair Updo by Aphropuphs

Greetings, Blossoms! Today I traveled out to style a friend I have been styling since I was braiding on my bean bag out of my college dorm! She wanted a low maintenance protective style so I created this lovely braid and twist updo combination for her! Starting off, I detangled and pre-conditioned her hair with Hair Garden’sContinue reading “Versatile Natural Hair Updo by Aphropuphs”