Wash day regimen + Routine Update (4 to 6 months)

I wore my hair out for a little while and then decided to go back to wearing my wig daily.  While sitting under the dryer deep conditioning I figured why not document what I’m doing now. 

The players…..


I do this process once a week, usually on the weekends.
1. Cowash hair with As I Am Coconut Cowash.
2. Deep condition with heat for at least 20 minutes with Oyin Honey Hemp Conditioner.
3. Apply Oyin Hair Dew as a leave-in.
4. Seal and twist hair using Oyin Burnt Sugar Pomade.
***Tonight will be my first night using the Jamaican Black Castor Oil in months.****

Sometimes I will switch products, but the process and steps are always the same.  I wear a satin bonnet to bed and don’t touch my hair again until the next wash day. 

Having a busy schedule really helps to distract me from having hand-in-fro syndrome.  Wash days are when I take the time to really play in my hair.  At week’s end my hair is still really moisturized without adding any extra product during the week. 


What is your wash day routine?  What are some of your favorite products to use?

Wigs – A Protective Style Option

I recorded this video a little while ago and never took the time to share it here.  Some people may be against wearing wigs because they look fake or take out your edges.

I see wigs as a great option to switching up your style and also as a protective style.  I wore the wig in the video for around two months and my hair grew a lot as a result.  I did not neglect taking care of my hair and it paid off.

Now it is way too hot to even think about a wig, but who knows…I may end up purchasing one for the winter months.

The wig showcased in this video is by Sensationnel and it is the Vivica Lace Front Wig.