Product Review: Design Essentials HCO Leave-In Conditioner and Blow Drying Lotion

 

Size: 8 fl.oz. / 237ml

Ingredients: Water, Amodimethicone, Tallowtrimonium Chloride, Nonoxynol-10, Polyquaternium 11, Dimethicone Copolyol, PEG-8 Dimethicone, Meadoformate, Panthenol, Glycerin, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, PEG 75 Lanolin, Polysorbate 20, Parfum/Fragrance, Citric Acid, DMDM, Hydantoin, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Methylisothiazolinone, Red 33

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Product Review: Kinky Apothecary Whipped Batter & Grapeseed Oil


I got The Kinky Apothecary whipped batter and grapeseed oil during fashion week last year as a party favor from fashion house; GREY. I forgot about these in the whole excitement of fashion week and got around to using them early this year. The whipped batter is EVERYTHING.

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Hair Chalk on Natural Hair x GIVEAWAY

Have you thought of adding color to your hair but didn’t want anything permanent or you’re afraid of the damages you’ve read happens when you use chemical dyes? Fear not, *insert super hero music* hair chalk is here to the rescue.

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Is “Anointing Oil” good for natural hair?

If you grew up as a Christian in Nigeria, there’s a ninety-five percent chance that you’ve come across anointing oil(anointed oil really)

Look familiar?

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Product Review: Giovanni 50:50 Balanced Shampoo and Conditioner

Happy New Month!
I received this shampoo and conditioner from Aunty Nibi of Kinky Apothecary , I met her during and she was so warm and friendly. I’ve never tried any product from the Giovanni brand so I didn’t have any expectation before using the product, hence no bias.
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Product Review: Hairfinity Vitamins

Hey Guys!
So I finally got around to finishing this review, I started writing it last month and the whole post got wiped out somehow, I just couldn’t bring myself to start over until yesterday.

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Product Review; Dr Miracle’s Temple & Nape Gro Balm

Hi Hi,
    So last month I promised I would do a review of Dr Miracle’s Temple and Nape Gro Balm; I’ve tried to be as honest as possible, no bias judgements.

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Size: 4 Oz./113g

Price: N1100

Product Claim: Promotes strong, shiny, healthy, growing hair.  Tingling sensation supports strong growing hair and healthy scalp, stimulates blood flow to the scalp in the temple and nape areas. Balm continues to work even after you stop feeling it.

Ingredients:
Thermaceutical™ Complex (Aqua, Styrene / Acrylates Copolymer, Cetyl Acetate (And) Acetylated Lanolin Alcohol, Panthenol, Zea Mays (Corn) Oil, Tocopheryl Acetate, Simethicone, Polysorbate 80, Hydrolyzed Soy Protein, Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein, Zinc Ricinoleate), Glycerin, Mineral Oil, Oleth-10, Oleth-20, Dea-Oleth-3 Phosphate, Eugenia Caryophyllus (Clove) Leaf Oil, Menthol, Parfum, Caramel, Fd&C Yellow #5, Fd&C Orange #4, Dm Dm Hydantoin, Methylparaben, Propylparaben, BHA

How To Use: Use twice a day for 30 days and evaluate your results. Massage into the temple and nape (back of your head) directly into the scalp. May be used on hair as a finishing touch. Leave in. Style as usual.

This product contains mineral oil and a few other ingredients I was wary of but it promised growth and my front hair could use a bit of that right now. I used it for a little over a month and honestly, I didn’t really notice any change in the growth of my hair plus I have dull hair so I didn’t notice any improved shine either. I must add that I wasnt exactly religious with the application instructions, half of the time I was using it, my hair was beneath a weave and I just couldn’t be bothered at night. Anyway, I’m not sure I’m going to continue using it and I cant bring myself to throw away the container. As promised on the container, it does have a nice tingling sensation when applied although I made the mistake of applying it on freshly washed hair and a relaxer burn was nothing compared to it.
My hair is in braids right now and I’m pretty optimistic this time, I had smaller braids done compared to the previous ones I’ve had this year, I also braided my hair into 5 cornrows to stretch it a day before I had the braids done.

Have a lovely weekend !