Squish to Condish
We Curlies have our own curly world where we have so many terms and methods. Every curly head is different so that’s why there are so many methods to style curly/wavy hair out there. One such method is Squish to Condish. This method is quite similar to Super Soaker method in the way we use conditioner and water to create clumps and pump up our hair with […]

Squish to Condish method for Indian curly and wavy hair


Orange spray
Being a CG follower I know how hard it is to get CG friendly products in India. So, I am always on look out for homemade products that we can use to style or hair.  Today I will share with you a homemade styling spray recipe which can be used in place of flax seed gel to provide hold to curls. I had been thinking […]

Natural styling made easy – Orange spray for curly hair



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Do you believe that we do not have curly or wavy people in India? People with Curly hair still accept that their hair is curly but it is not the same with people with wavy hair. They keep on living in denial that they have wavy hair and keep combing their hair to make it behave like straight hair. Today we have Swati sharing her […]

Girl with Wurls – Wavy hair routine by Swati


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Continuing our series of sharing Indian curly hair routine of our fellow Curlies …Today we have Shubhada sharing her curl story 🙂 Like me, my hair always had a mind of its own. I was always frustrated because of the frizz. I was jealous of the girls around me who had naturally straight hair and in height of desperation, I straightened my hair. Twice. A year after […]

Indian curly hair routine – Shubhada



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We all share a common passion, our “curly hair”. Even if our curls might look similar but they react differently to the same routines and products. For some, oiling is must before and after wash but for others the same oil can weight the hair down. Some people swear by applying the products in smoothing motion, for others rake-in method works better. So, lets hear from our curly fellows from our […]

Hear it from the Curlies – Curly hair routine


Fla seed curl recipe
These days I am high on DIY recipes and I am enjoying trying the new combinations. Many of us use homemade flax seed gel to style our curls and it has become staple in our curly hair routine. The problem that we face with the gel is, it is very slippery and becomes hard to apply thus wasting half of it which goes down the drain. […]

DIY flax seed gel curl cream



DIY curl cream
It has been a long time since my last post. I have been quite busy for the past few months due to our relocation. Now things have been settled so I will again be a regular here :). Today I will be sharing my DIY recipe for a curl styling cream that we can use to enhance the efficacy of our styling gels available in India. As […]

DIY Curl styling cream


LOC method
Winter is here and so are the enemies, dryness and frizz. Due to dry weather in winter, your hair need more moisture than other seasons. So, no matter how many times you moisturize your hair it still craves for more moisture than usual. In situations like this, your best bet is the LOC method.   What is LOC method LOC stands for “leave-in, Oil and Cream”. As […]

LOC method for moisturized curls



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Many of you must remember the entry of Livon hair serum in Indian market. I think it was the first product of its kind that was marketed to retail shops besides being available in salons. It claimed to give you shiny hair and make hair detangling easier by providing slip to the hair. Now a days you can find a hair serum from every brand and there are lots […]

Hair Serum – good for you or not?


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Many of us face hair fall problem every now and then. There could be many reasons for hair fall including hormonal imbalance, nutritional deficiency, genetics, some medical conditions like thyroid, chemotherapy etc, DHT (Dihydrotestosterone, mostly in cases of male pattern baldness but it can also happen in women). Talk to your doctor first when you feel that the situation is getting out of control so she […]

Essential oils blend for hair growth



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The most important products for curly hair are a conditioner and styling products. So I am always on look out for new conditioner or styling products. But if you follow CG routine, then you know how hard it is to find CG friendly products in India. So, continuing that search I came across Fruit of Earth aloe vera gel on flipkart. Here is my review. […]

How to use Fruit of Earth aloe vera gel and ...


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 Have you ever met a hair stylist who has not suggested that you straighten your hair? All hair stylists I ever went to, before I took charge of my curls, had the same thing to say, why don’t I go for straightening or re-bonding. There would always be a look of disappointment in their eyes after seeing my hair and such disapproval. It would make […]

Hear Hair Here with Avani Yashwin



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Most of you would have heard about using Shea butter for hair and skin. Shea butter is extracted from nuts of African Shea tree. It has natural soothing and moisturizing properties and is a superfood for hair and skin. Shea butter is full of nutrients like Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Vitamin E, Vitamin F which gives it its healing properties and aids in collagen production. […]

Homemade natural shea butter moisturizer for hair and skin


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Hair porosity plays an important role in our hair care regime. One way of telling the health of your hair is its porosity. Hair porosity is determined by how easily moisture can pass through the cuticle layer of hair shaft. All hair is porous but the level of porosity depends on genetics and the amount of damage that the cuticle layer has gone through. The more […]

How porous is your hair?



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The most dreaded part of having curly hair is the process of detangling and taking those stubborn knots out. This is the process which can cause a lot of breakage and split ends if not done in proper manner. Unlike straight hair, curly and wavy hair is more prone to tangles because of its structure. So here we will see how we can detangle curly […]

How to detangle curly hair


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A few days back I was talking to a friend and we were discussing how people here in India need to be more aware about their hair types. She told me that she suggested my blog and the curly hair routine to a few of her friends. But they don’t seem much interested in trying out the routine. The reason they gave was, they think […]

It is all about the way you style



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I have been asked many times about the options to cover grey hair. Many of us go for chemical color treatments and we all know how damaging it is to our hair. A hair-friendly option is to apply henna, but some of us do not like the red color it gives. People who are looking for a natural way to color grey hair into black, […]

Cover your Greys the natural way


Heatless method of curling hair – using flexi rods
Everyone loves curly hair, who doesn’t? Curly hair is so playful and full of life that people can’t stop giving you a second look and envy your hair. People with straight hair can get temporary and permanent curls using heat or chemical treatments which are very damaging for hair. Flexi rods are the solution for those of you who long for curly hair without damaging […]

Heatless method of curling hair – using flexi rods