Review: Pattern Beauty

in , by FroBunni, Friday, May 22, 2020
Pattern beauty natural hair care line

Last year, actress Tracee Ellis Ross came out with a hair company called Pattern Beauty. I remember hearing the news and being generally excited because I've loved Ross since her days on the TV show Girlfriends. Even though I was supportive of her new business venture, I had no intention of trying Pattern Beauty since I already had a pretty decent regimen and the product line seemed pretty standard for a natural hair care company.

Review: Gaia vs. OmStars

in , , , by FroBunni, Friday, May 01, 2020
Yoga pose
Photo Credit: Jaida A. Photography

I often get asked what is the best way to start yoga, and I always recommend online classes because they're inexpensive and many people are more comfortable learning poses in their own home. But with so many options, it's hard to know which one to choose.

Never Have Dry Hair Again! Hydration vs. Moisture

in , by FroBunni, Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Hydration vs. Moisture explaination

For a long time, I believed that moisturizing and sealing was the most important thing to healthy, natural hair. I would moisturize and seal every night before bed, and for a long time, that was working. But when I was four years natural, I began to notice my hair would get dry and I would have more breakage. I began changing my regimen, incorporating more products and different techniques to fix the problem, and my regimen became more and more time-consuming and complex.

Hair Tips for Lazy Naturals

in , by FroBunni, Friday, April 03, 2020
Hair Tips for Lazy Naturals header image

My hair care routine during this pandemic has definitely not been consistent. In fact, for the first few weeks I began social distancing, I didn't do much to take care of my hair, let alone follow my typical regimen. But, since then, I've gotten in some sort of routine that has kept my hair from getting extremely dry, tangled, and damaged during this time.

10 Things to do while Social Distancing

in , by FroBunni, Tuesday, March 24, 2020
10 Things to do while social distancing header image

I’ve been social distancing for a little over a week now, and like many, I am bored and struggling to find something to do. But while it has been frustrating, I have found that I have more time to read, learn some Spanish, and blog (two blog posts in a week, it’s been awhile since I accomplished that). While I will admit this time isn’t fun, it is a good time to try a new hobby, improve a skill, or finish project (maybe even all three).