Skip to main content

My New 'Do'

This post is just to assist the numerous ladies out there asking about my hair. I purchase all my 5A virgin Remy hair from Marie of Magnific Hair. What I appreciate is her commitment to the quality of her products. In addition to shopping around for the most reliable suppliers, she puts initial shipments through rigorous testing - microwaves them and all. As if that isn't enough, Marie also recommends the best hair type to suit your hair and lifestyle. I like low maintenance hair so I tend to get curl patterns. Flexi rods? #aintnobodygottimefodat These also blend best with my hair which is dry curled.

 
Indian Curly

My first order was Indian Curly in various lengths; this was a special order since I needed I tips to get my hair fusioned. The quality was excellent. I always tell the story of how I feel into the sea trying to board a water sport vessel and after the whip lashing ride I rejoined the cruise and this hair dried with no problems. No tangling, no brittleness, naffin! I deep conditioned it the next day. Yes, not that evening...the next day; and still no problems.

Brazillian Loose Curly

Now for this bombshell hair I'm currently wearing. I told Marie I wanted something different to the extremely long hair you're seeing everywhere and I also wanted a colour. I had seen a MAC Artist I talk to regularly with a beautiful cherry cola colour and wanted my hair done like that. Marie suggested the Brazilian loose curly in 10 and 14 inches and said she would organise getting it coloured by a hairdresser she knows. When I received the hair I noticed that it wasn't only cherry cola coloured but ombred. Sweeeeeet. Obviously the bleaching and colouring process means the hair is no longer virgin but I have still experienced no problems with the hair.

One recommendation is that you seal the wefts of your weave. This minimises shedding dramatically. Neither of the "units" I have used were sealed but the shedding I experienced was minimal. Now a lot of persons are selling hair in Barbados so I would encourage you to ask around to get a better knowledge of customers' experiences. Marie is not the cheapest or the most expensive hair retailer but so far for me she's the best.

Other relevant information: all installations were done by Lisa at Finally Hair Beauty Salon. She may be contacted via 242-4046.

MUA: Edmund

Last two photos compliments Karl Branch of Vision Photography Inc. Thank you Darling!

Feel free to leave any queries below.

Popular posts from this blog

Sunday Riley Good Genes versus Drunk Elephant T.L.C Framboos Glycolic Night Serum

If you're an avid YouTube watcher you've probably heard about these products. Both brands blew up on the skincare seen in short order as expensive, but effective. If you're like me you quickly began to wonder: which is better? Short answer: it depends.


Long answer...

I've mentioned Good Genes a few times before on the blog. This 'all-in-one lactic acid treatment' is raved about by the likes of Stephanie Nicole and Caroline Hirons.

From the box: "Deeply exfoliates the dull surface of the skin for clarity, radiance, and younger-looking skin. Visibly brightens the appearance of age spots and discolorations. Instantly plumps the look of fine lines and wrinkles in 3 minutes*

*Clinically tested and proven to significantly improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles in 3 minutes. Results obtained via profilometry analysis.

With Key Ingredients:

Purified Lactic Acid: One of the most hydrating Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHAs), Lactic Acid exfoliates the surface layers of t…

Top Ten Sephora VIB Sale Recommendations

It's that time again. I'm not sure of the dates as yet but one major thing has changed: Sephora no longer ships to commercial addresses 😡I discovered this recently after two of my orders were cancelled. Their customer service said it is something they were cracking down on since late July. Stupse. Sephora clearly ain't care about those of us who have to use mail forwarders. Soooooo yeah...less hauls for me in the future which I am annoyed about. More money for Beautylish den *insert Kanye shrug*

Regular readers have seen my wish list posts every time the sale is approaching. I love watching these types of videos on YouTube so I always want to throw my hat in the ring. There are a couple recommendation posts on this blog as well but this year I wanted to narrow it down to my top ten. Now, of course they're plenty favourites I'd like to mention but in efforts to make this concise...

please click all links provided for more information

Sunday Riley Good Genes


After con…