Sunday, January 29, 2012

Braid Waves

I get some braid waves everyday just from braiding my dry hair in the morning and wearing it that way all day.  I thought I'd see what kind of waves I could get from braiding my hair while wet and then sleeping with it like that.

Here are the results:

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Results from Going Back to Coconut Oilings

This month I've done several heavy coconut oilings with one time leaving it in for three days.  I'm reminded of why I was so enthused about it when I first used it last spring.  I think my hair suffered during the autumn when I wasn't using it.

Here is my hair finger-detangled with no brushing:

Then it was brushed through and braided into a halftail:

We're expecting a new arrival very shortly so I don't know how much attention I'll be able to give it but hopefully I'll be able to keep up a better oiling routine.

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Windy Cycling

It's not that cold today but the wind is ferocious.  I am committing here to still ride my bike!  The rewards are too great not to.