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Carol’s Daughter Black Vanilla Leave-In Conditioner Review & Photos

Carol’s Daughter’s Black Vanilla line includes a Leave-In Conditioner said to bring shine and softness to your hair. Keep reading for my thoughts on the formula and scent!

And, FYI, Allura readers get an extra 10% OFF at Carol’s Daughter with the code allura10! The code is valid through 2/28. Continue reading

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Carol’s Daughter Black Vanilla Moisturizing Shampoo & Conditioner Review & Photos

Carol’s Daughter’s Black Vanilla line is a moisturizing haircare line that smells of warm and sensual black vanilla. Keep reading to hear my thoughts on the Black Vanilla shampoo and conditioner!

And, FYI, Carol’s Daughter is currently offering up to 40% off on Value Sets, PLUS, Allura readers get an extra 10% OFF with the code allura10! The code is valid through 2/28. Continue reading

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Review: Prive Vanishing Oil

This review is for Prive’s Vanishing Oil, which the company claims will help condition, style, and add finishing to your strands while making your hair look shiny and smooth. Continue reading

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Review: John Frieda Frizz-Ease Secret Weapon Flawless Finishing Creme

John Frieda’s Frizz-Ease Secret Weapon Flawless Finishing Creme is a cream styling product that claims to tame frizz, moisturize strands, and leave a shiny look. See my thoughts on the formula and photos of this product, below. Continue reading

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Review: Prive Volumizing Dry Shampoo

Enriched with ginkgo biloba, green tea and soy, Herbal Blend #10 imparts incredible volume instantly while cleansing the scalp and hair without using any water. Even baby fine hair is left full of amazing body, texture and grip to hold any style. Continue reading

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Review: John Frieda Frizz Ease Sheer Solution

John Frieda’s Sheer Solution is said to reduce frizz for fine-to-medium hair without weighing it down. See below for photos and my thoughts! Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Andre Walker Total Keratin Obsession Deep Conditioning Treatment

Andre Walker is a haircare brand that offers its Total Keratin Obsession Deep Conditioning Treatment–a deep conditioner that includes ingredients like moroccan argan oil, olive oil, and keratin. Continue reading

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Review: Peter Lamas Soy Hydrating Shampoo & Conditioner

Peter Lamas’ Soy Hydrating line offers a shampoo and conditioner for chemically treated, dry, or damaged hair. Both hair products are reviewed, below. Continue reading

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Truth Patrol: Split-End Solutions

You’ll see a lot of haircare products claim to “mend” or “repair” split ends. But once the hair frays, the damage is irreversible. It’s like chipping a fingernail. You can cut your nails (like you can cut your hair) or file them down, but you can’t undo the damage. The only thing hair products can do is make the strands lie flat, temporarily reducing the appearance of frayed strands. Continue reading

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POTW: Byzantine Braids

Despite my “obsession” (really, it’s a completely legitimate passion…not “obsession”…right?) with makeup and makeup artistry, I’m actually a pretty low-maintenance girl when it comes to my own appearance.

So when I cut my hair short several months ago, I enjoyed the simplicity that came with fewer tangles, faster drying time, etc. But the one thing I have really missed is braiding my hair.

Hence, this week’s picture, featuring not only crazy braiding, but beautiful, Spring-appropriate makeup too! Continue reading

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