Beauty and Skin Care · Hair

Benefits of Palm Kernel Oil on Hair and Skin

Palm Kernel oil is known in Nigeria as Adin dudu amongst the Yoruba, Main Alaidi amongst the Hausa, Nmanu Aki or Eli Aki in Igbo, and Anwe Atahu to my people (Egbura). It is an edible plant oil extracted from the palm kernel, which is the seed found inside the palm fruit. The oil has a… Continue reading Benefits of Palm Kernel Oil on Hair and Skin

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Moisturising my 4c, Multi-Porosity, Coily Hair: Kiki’s New Regimen

Keeping my hair moisturised has always been a challenge; a very BIG challenge. Even when my hair was relaxed, it was always very dry and straw-like. It became harder to keep my hair moisturised after I dyed it. It got worse when the dye started growing out and I had to deal with 2-3 different porosity types… Continue reading Moisturising my 4c, Multi-Porosity, Coily Hair: Kiki’s New Regimen

Beauty and Skin Care · Hair

DIY Oil Deep Conditioner with Aloe Vera

On Sunday, June 19, 2016, it was time to wash my hair. For the first time in a while, I didn’t dread the wash day process. In fact, I had planned it in such a way that the whole process wouldn’t take an entire day. My hair was dry and my scalp was very itchy. Fortunately,… Continue reading DIY Oil Deep Conditioner with Aloe Vera