Hair Health Update: 2014 Year-end Reflections Part 3

So I had something slightly different planned for part three of my 2014 Year-end Hair Health Update, but was inspired by all of the posts in the Saving Our Strands 2014 Hits and Misses Linkup. Here are my top 10 hits and misses for 2014.

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  1. My hooded dryer
  2. Hot oil pre-poos
  3. SheaMoisture African Black Soap Shampoo 
  4. Hot Head Deep Conditioning Cap
  5. No heat challenge results
  6. Adding tea rinses to my routine
  7. Adding apple cider vinegar rinses to my routine
  8. Trying the headband tuck up-do
  9. My new blow dryer
  10. Ceramide challenge results

Relaxed Hair Health Update: Healthy hair journey year one hits and misses |


  1. My new hair cut. I really love the look of it, but the shorter layers make it hard to do buns and other up-do
  2. Herbal Essences Cleansing Conditioner
  3. Dry ends. Just when I thought I had figured out how to eliminate this problem, it would pop back up again
  4. Drinking 10 or more glasses of water a day
  5. Air drying. While I've been doing it more lately, I still don't think my hair cares for it. It could be why I've been having issues with dry ends
  6. Midweek co-washing. I couldn't stay consistent with this. When I did it a few times it worked wonders for my hair
  7. Also every other wash day co-washing
  8. SheaMoisture Raw Shea Butter Restorative Conditioner
  9. Relaxer touch-up number two
  10. Styling my hair. I'm not very good at styling my hair because I don't try to
What were your hits and misses this year?



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