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Tips| Starting healthy hair journey | South Africa


Starting your hair journey can be both frustrating and daunting. There is so much to learn and so much to adapt to. I found that there were so many thing that were contrary to what I believed in when it comes to ethnic hair care in my country. Therefore, it made my adjusting process to hectic! I lived on tips be it on social media, blog and YouTube channel so this is my chance to give back. In this post I will be giving tips on how to start your healthy hair journey.


Tips for starting your hair journey

Tips| Starting healthy hair journey | South Africa

Tip 1: Do your research

This is the most important step when it comes to your hair journey. there are so many thing to learn and since your hair care will become a part of your lifestyle

Tip 2: Determine the state of your hair 

From your research and personal experience, you will be able to determine the state of your hair which brings us to tip number 3

Tip 3: Set goals 

Set goals of what you want to achieve with your hair journey. Set both short term and long term goals

Tip 4: Create your hair care regimen

Once you have done the above mentioned, you can now plan and create you hair care regimen. from your research you would have learned the core principle routines that you need and you will also pretty much know what types of products you need you can then create your hair care regimen.

Tip 5: Take it slow

There is a lot to do in hair care so take your time when it comes to implementing. Start with the basics and gradually incorporate other thing as you get comfortable with your basic hair care routines

Tip 6: Be patient

Patience is so important in your hair journey… It takes time and if you rush you might end up giving up. Be patient and results will come

Tip 7: Take Pictures 

Pictures will help you keep track of your  progress in your journey.

Tips| Starting healthy hair journey | South Africa

Tip 8: Understand your hair 

Learn to understand your hair. No two heads are the same so at some point you will have to make decisions about what works for your hair.

Tip 9: Have fun 

This is becoming your lifestyle. Have fun with it.

Tip 10: Wear your hair the way you want 

Whether it is Relaxed, Natural or Texlaxed. Your hair your choice



I hope this post have helped and if you have any questions feel free to ask in the comments section below. Here is  a video where I further explain and I also refer to my journey. Enjoy and please don’t forget to like subscribe and share



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  • Reply Lebogang

    Lovely! I remember when I first started my natural hair journey I did it all wrong and my relaxed hair was breaking like crazy. I then had to do research. Patience is still what I want to practice as well.

    June 6, 2016 at 2:56 pm
    • Reply Lebok

      Thank you Lebs… its very hard in the beginning there is too much to learn

      June 8, 2016 at 12:20 pm
  • Reply Lungi

    I love all these tips! They will be so helpful for beginners

    June 6, 2016 at 5:40 pm
    • Reply Lebok

      Thank you Lungi

      June 8, 2016 at 12:20 pm
  • Reply Jay |

    Very helpful tips and you look so pretty. Love those glasses!

    June 16, 2016 at 5:34 am
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