Natural Hair Dictionary

Natural Hair Dictionary

Returning to natural hair can be stressful.  Add terms that you must learn and apply to your routine and the stress level goes up a notch.  There are so many natural hair terms and dictionaries out there on the web.  YouTube know it alls, create content online for new and existing naturals to create their own styles. However, when they use terms like BSL or EVO, what are they talking about?  A helpful guide to assist you with the natural hair language, is very important to growth and maintenance of healthy hair.

So here we go!  It’s a long list of different terms with a few pics thrown in there to help you new naturalistas.

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I Just Need 24 Hours To Myself - This is Us Recap

I Just Need 24 Hours To Myself - This is Us Recap

If you have not seen not one episode of This is Us, that is okay.  It is not a show for everyone.  However, if you are a person who: has child(ren), has ups and down with your significant other, want to have an identity, choose to work outside of home, choose to support the family and stay at home, had a difficult upbringing, takes care of parent(s), takes care of sibling(s), is simply a person that feels they are alone in this world, watch episode 16 and 17 of This is Us.  You too will reevaluate your life and decide if you will need to have 24 hours to yourself.

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The Versatile Blogger Award

The Versatile Blogger Award

Simply Katricia has been nominated for the versatile award four times in the year of blogging.  I’d like to thank Sunny, Latisha, Heather and Deandra for their nominations.  Since returning to blogging, I have had a back and forth internal argument about what to write about and how to present myself online to gain a following.  Knowing that there are people out there that actually read what I have to say, let alone colleagues amongst social media, who want to recognize me for something I may consider a fun hobby.

“When you consider nominating a fellow blogger for the Versatile Blogger Award, consider the quality of the writing, the uniqueness of the subjects covered, the level of love displayed in the words on the virtual page. Or, of course, the quality of the photographs and the level of love displayed in the taking of them.” Versatile Blogger Awards

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Never Suffer From NAIR HAIR REMOVAL LOTION Again

Never Suffer From NAIR HAIR REMOVAL LOTION Again

The first time I tried to use Nair, was in my very early twenties when my hair was coarser and everywhere. I knew the instructions said to leave the cream or lotion on for no longer than three minutes but, following the instructions all I’d have left is stinky hairy legs. I refused to try the cream again suffering with razors, hair bumps and discolorations until recently when I wanted to try alternative methods than an razor. I figured time has passed, let me try the lotion again. Even though many other brands were on the shelves, I was familiar with Nair and decided to try the long lost product again.

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How to Detox using Saige and Ivy

How to Detox using Saige and Ivy

The beauty in applying natural ingredients to your skin or ingesting into your body is when you are able to easily note what each of the ingredients are without the assistance of a Google lookup. There are products on the shelves that have scientific names for the ingredients used, but be careful because they may not all technically natural. Saige and Ivy products each have a short list of ingredients that you will know of because you may have used it before.

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Simply Katricia - Enjoying my Natural Highlights

Simply Katricia - Enjoying my Natural Highlights

I named the blog section of simply katricia, thoughts. We all have thoughts. Mine speak clearer than the words that actually come from my lips. While in my own thoughts, I am starting to really examine what I truly like and don’t like about myself, and those around me through this portal of writing. These highlights create blog posts such as this one for your entertainment and my release of emotion.

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