Imagine having built in halo. Imaging having a crown you can shape into many forms. Imagine having the sunshine reaching down and embracing your coils. Imagine creating a variety of hairstyles how you want and when you want. Imagine shea butter, mango butter & oils swirling into your curls and having them shining brighter than a star. Its World Afro Day!
This is Denisha, an Island Girl living in Texas. She embraces her natural hair and beauty unapologetically with confidence because her ancestors passed these magical powers unto her. She teaches women to love themselves. She loves art and culture. Her face is her canvas where she creates art with makeup. Follow Denisha on instagram at Islnd Ting Beauty to get inspired by her artistic makeup looks and her journey. If you’re in Houston, TX look out for her events and beauty sessions.
Our magical powers are coiled in the strands of the curls that make up the fro that we grow. Our ancestors passed on their creativity of fashioning and styling our beautiful fro. They taught us to love the beauty of our strands as we learned how to pamper each strand. Our fro has been a symbolization of our power. We picked out our fros and it reached to the heavens as we marched for freedom and equality.
Our fros are worn in so many more creative styes now. Nowadays we share our expertise with wonderful workshops featuring amazing products that can be used to keep your fro healthy and moisturized. Quench your fro with an array of fabulous products from Cultured Naturals Body Care. Ramone owner of Cultured Naturals located in St. Croix USVI, gets deep down to the root of your concerns to explain the right products needed to maintain your fro. Also myself Denise creates an amazing hair oil for my brand Island Kissez. This oil have been a top seller for over five years. It contains all the fab ingredients to keep your fro healthy.
Do you have an amazing fro pic? Share with us so we can share to our pages & groups. Join our facebook group Influential Naturalistas where we talk about beauty, empowerment, share beautiful images and promote indie businesses that we are in partnership with.
Pictured is Queen Ramone Reid of Cultured Natural Body Care. Check out her page on facebook so you can see her live videos talking about her brand and products. Stay tuned because we have some exciting news coming………
Grape seed oil is processed from the tiny seeds of grapes. It has wonderful benefits for the skin and hair.
Grape seed oil has astringent properties which is great when used regularly for smoothing & firming the skin. It helps with smoothing out fine lines and wrinkles.
If you are suffering with pimples & acne, grape seed oil is a perfect oil to apply to the areas affected. Grape seed oil contains linoleum acid. Linoleum acid strengthens the cell membranes and improves the overall quality of your skin. Its antioxidant & anti-inflammatory properties prevents the pores from clogging & prevent further outbreaks of acne. It also help to cure existing outbreaks.
If you have dark circles grape seed oil is safe to use to help reduce or eliminate the dark circles around the eye area. As a moisturizer no matter what skin type you have grape seed oil can be used. Yes even if you have oily skin you can apply grape seed oil as a moisturizer. It will not leave an extremely greasy feeling to your face like other heavier oils.
However you wear your hair, grape seed oil is perfect when used as a hot oil treatment. This treatment makes your hair look shiny, it is very light and it adds nutrients to your hair. It’s very light and quickly absorbed into the scalp. Grape seed oil is hypoallergenic and is perfect for even the most sensitive scalps. Grape seed oil can also be used regularly as a lighter option of conditioner for your hair.
Grape seed oil is the queen of all of the oils, it easily enhances your beautiful body & crown.
Show your hair some summer love by following these tips to keep your hair healthy & hydrated. Summertime is the hottest and driest season in most places. When you don’t show your hair love it will become brittle and start breaking off. Try doing protective styles such as braids, crotchet braids or even wearing head wraps. One of the most favorite items in our line is our Orange Peppermint Hair Oil. This oil has ingredients that seals in the moisture within your hair shaft when used along with a moisturizing product. An easy way to use this oil is by spritzing your hair with water or aloe vera juice then rub a quarter sized amount of oil into your palms to seal in the moisture. Quick and easy! Tell us what you haircare regime is like.