All posts tagged: diynatural

DIY Curlformers Set on Natural Hair

By Jackie M. Hey ladies! This picture tutorial is my first attempt at installing Curlformers® on my 4a/4b curlies. I actually did this style for New Year’s Eve (NYE), earlier this month, and it came out cute! I did a shampoo and deep condition set, and applied the spiral rod set to my damp hair, after work, to be ready for the NYE festivities. So, here is how I achieved soft effortless curls, using Curlformers®. To shampoo: I used Shea Moisture® Jamaican Black Castor Oil Strengthen Grow & Restore Shampoo. This product has incredible slip and moisturizing properties to it. I read excellent reviews on NaturallyCurly.com  as it was recommended as the top recommended shampoo for Type 4 curlies.  For those that are not familiar with the helpful hair typing resource check out this link Naturally Curly: Hair Types for more info. Using the shampoo made it very easy for me to detangle my hair while wet.  To detangle and deep condition: Speaking of detangling, I want to emphasize that I choose to always detangle my hair while it is wet or damp to …

My First Hair Tutorials are Coming Soon…

Hey curlies!  Thanks for checking out my blog Curly Wifey. I want to share my plans for this weekend. I have two hair DIY (Do-It-Yourself) tutorials I will share over the weekend. The first will be my attempt at A Curlformers Set on my 4A/4B Curls. (See pic below) My second tutorial will be a combination of pictures and my first attempt at a video tutorial on A Perm Rod Set on Natural Kinky Curls.  (See pic below) I appreciate your patience as I develop my website here on WordPress. I am a baby blogger and have a passion for all things natural hair. My plan for this blog is to share natural hair tips, tutorials, and trends for the natural curlie girlie that just wants to know how to love on her hair at home. I am a full advocate of seeing a professional hairstylist periodically, but at this newlywed stage in my life, I have been challenged to find a reliable stylist in the new state I live in. A short background is that I …