All posts tagged: 4c haircare

Shea Butter Hair Moisturizer

Having natural hair (almost 2 years)  has made me realize that lightweight hair  products will do little to nothing for me and this is no fault of the hair products, but the thickness and my coily strands are the main culprits. My hair always needs a  little bit of weight on it either  for moisture or styling. Although I don’t style my hair in any elaborate way but just putting it up in a puff or leaving it out free takes a bit of work (I don’t mind this at all). One thing that has helped me with this is the use of raw unrefined Shea butter (And no it is not over rated). Shea butter on its own does very well with sealing in moisture and getting my edges under control but the texture and smell can be a little bit of a put off. However, adding oils and essential oils improves the scent and texture and makes it more easy to use.That been said I don’t make my Shea butter mix because I …