it’s been 5 years since i put Dove down and gave the crunchy world a try with my hair care routine. i originally started this whole journey because i was in grad school and broke, and D.I.Y. was cheap. but the more i dug into the d.i.y. and green beauty movement, the more hooked i… Continue reading 5 years shamPHREE (+ announcement)
hey crunchies! it’s been two years since i’ve attempted vlogging, but i’m back! please let me know how i can improve. and as always, feel free to ask anything and share your own stories below 🙂 love you! topics discussed in video: dye hair naturally black walnut hair dye (contains weird photos) japanese honeysuckle… Continue reading green beauty q&a VLOG
i’m a huge fan of hair and scalp rinses because they pack a nice punch of multipurpose ingredients in one mix. DIYing these rinses are super easy to make and tailor to your hair’s needs. these hair and scalp rinses are, as indicated, rosemary-based, serving to strengthen hair follicles, promote growth, treat dandruff, and soften… Continue reading rosemary hair & scalp rinse
we all know know by now how hard water is our hair and skin’s “worst enemy” in the crunchy world. it can upset our delicate facial skin and leave our hair feeling gunky, gummy, and dull. what you’re experiencing is the hard water’s mineral deposits (calcium and magnesium, mostly) staying on your hair. you’d think i’d… Continue reading dealing with hard water
crunchy confession: i have deeply missed my coconut oil masks. being a water-only washer, they were completely out of the question. even though i might not ‘need’ them because my hair gets conditioned with natural scalp oils, i really missed them. i think it’s really soothing to massage oil all over your scalp and have… Continue reading coconut oil hair mask removal – no-poo friendly!
hey crunchies! today taylor is here to share her no-poo story to help others gather up more motivation to either take the plunge or stick to it! she’s incredible and incredibly open! 😀 be sure to leave her some love and check out her blog! ————————— Hey y’all! I’m Taylor, a small town girl born… Continue reading no-poo motivation – taylor’s story
i’m probably the 23587th blogger to post about gelatin hair masks, but i figured since i tried it, i’d dedicate a post to it. hopefully it helps someone, somewhere! but of course, my post will talk about the science behind this all-natural hair mask! —————– using gelatin as a hair mask isn’t anything new. but why… Continue reading gelatin hair mask
hey crunchies! here’s our second installment of our no-poo motivation series! this post comes from Laura of Ten Healthy Fingers. check her out and spread the crunchy love! not gonna lie, i cried the first time i read this… —————— My name is Laura and first of all, I want to say that it’s a… Continue reading no-poo motivation series – laura’s story – “how no-poo changed my life”