Hair Care is Self-Care

This post is sponsored by Target. 

How to tame flyaways

Like most little girls, my very first idea of self-care came from my mother, specifically her relationship with her hair.

She was a stay-at-home mom when my brother and I were really young. I remember her telling me that she told my dad when they got married, she was to have her hair done every two weeks—whether she worked or not.

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Why Don’t You… Add This to Your Vanity?

‘Why Don’t You’ is my weekly tribute to legendary editor Diana Vreeland who penned a column of the same name for Harper’s Bazaar for 26 years begging, “Don’t just be your ordinary dull self. Why don’t you be ingenious and make yourself into something else?”

Vivrant Beauty in Harlem

Vivrant Beauty is the brown girl’s answer to Sephora that celebrates all shades and textures of beauty.

Harlem’s newest resident is full of swoon-worthy skincare, hair products, and cosmetics that I can’t wait to bring home with me.

And trust me, I tried.

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