Well, I decided to write a brochure that would simply answers all the questions a new naturalista would ask!
A NATURALISTA'S STARTER PACK
⁃ spray bottle.
⁃ Satin bonnet
⁃ Rinse out conditioner
⁃ Leave in conditioner
⁃ Sulphate free shampoo
⁃ Wide tooth combs
⁃ Bobby pins
⁃ Oils ( coconut oil, olive oil, castor oil etc)
⁃ Deep conditioning pudding
⁃ Eco styler gel
⁃ Shower cap
NATURALISTAS DO'S AND DON'TS
⁃ Do not towel dry ( use an old t - shirt instead)
⁃ Avoid heat styling as much as possible
⁃ Let spilt ends go
⁃ Make sure your hair sleeps in a satin bonnet
⁃ Never comb your hair when dry
⁃ Co wash once a week
⁃ Moisturise daily
⁃ Wash with shampoo once a month.
WASH DAY IN 4 HOURS
⁃ apply one of your favourite oils and leave it in for 25mins
⁃ Using your spray bottle, wet your hair, apply some shampoo,massage from root to end and then rinse out with lukewarm water.
⁃ Apply some rinse out conditioner,detangle with a wide tooth comb and rinse out with cold water.
⁃ Apply some deep conditioning pudding, cover with a shower cap and let it sit for 30mins and then rinse out.
⁃ Dry with an old t-shirt or pashmina
⁃ Apply your leave in conditioner, olive oil and Shea butter to seal.
SOME OTHER POINTERS
⁃ to avoid dry hair, use your leave in conditioner daily
⁃ Steaming increases blood flow into the scalp which leads to increase in hair growth.
⁃ Massage your hair whenever you can,as it also stimulates hair growth.
I hope these helps new and lost naturalistas and when next you are bombarded with natural hair questions, feel free to refer them to the blog.
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