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Gray hair update: 1.5 years and I’m getting the hang of it

It's been about 16 months since I last colored my hair, and as I haven't posted on the blog, I thought I'd share a photo update photo. My hair is now just below the shoulders and I haven't cut off much of the still-dyed hair, but I'm getting ready to because it's fading and I think it's also affecting the white hair that follows it.

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Mix a little coconut oil, raw honey, apple cider vinegar and you get…

It's been about 6 months since I started on the path of a more chemical free, natural life and as I spent the last few days doing even more research, which I'll get to soon, I thought I'd share an update. My hair I haven't used shampoo since July of last year. I've clicked on… Continue reading Mix a little coconut oil, raw honey, apple cider vinegar and you get…

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Going Gray: Super Heroine to Villainess

A few weeks ago I mentioned to a friend I rarely see that I was letting my hair grow out. I text him a photo and called myself Storm, which is what my co-workers had been calling me. He replied, "No. You're Rogue." I started typing back "buzzkill" but decided to Google Rogue first. My… Continue reading Going Gray: Super Heroine to Villainess

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To go gray or not to…wait, what is the question?

I absolutely despise dyeing my hair. I will be 43 in six months, which will mean that at some point during that year there will have been 30 years of chemicals poured onto my poor head. That can’t be good, can it? But it’s not just about the chemicals at this point; the truth is… Continue reading To go gray or not to…wait, what is the question?

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WE are all more beautiful than we think, you better ask somebody [video]

I rarely wear my hair in its natural partly curly, partly wavy, state. I can never rely on how it will turn out. I don't have the beautiful kind of curls and waves that my sisters have, but I know that when it's straight, I have other people envy. But this morning, after a night… Continue reading WE are all more beautiful than we think, you better ask somebody