Blah... it's winter. While the season is perfect to get comfortable with a cup of hot cocoa, Netflix, & your cat, you can’t ignore the fact that the dry, dreary, plain yucky weather can wreak havoc on your hair. Don't fret! There are plenty of ways you can protect your hair from the dreaded weather. … Continue reading When the Weather (not the hair) is Frightful
Happy Holiday Lovelies! It's my most favorite time of year. This is year is even better because of my new found love for Young Living Essential Oils! There are so many recipes I am dying to share as a little gift to you.Diffuser Recipes: Holiday Rush: (Get your energy flowing for all the shopping, wrapping, … Continue reading Oil Love (The Holiday Edition)
If you have read some of my previous blogs on Life, you are familiar with my new found journey on taking care of ME and on ways to take care of YOU. And you know, I have an obsession with Young Living Essential Oils. So why not marry the two into one informative blog? Here, … Continue reading Oil Love (Chapter 5: Energy, Meditation, Healing, & General Relaxation)
Listen, this girl has given me a challenge of a lifetime. It has taken, what it feels like a gazillion processes to achieve what I like to think of as a complete and utter miracle. Marlena has called me her "Hair Angel Sent From Heaven". I don't know if I would go that far, but … Continue reading The Adventures of Marlena’s Hair Has Continued!
(Note: This was extremely hard to write and I will, I'm sure, offend someone. But, I needed to share this not only to further healing myself but to take a stand on a issue that is too quiet. I hope I can help just one person go through this struggle. I hope that I can … Continue reading The “Non-Mom” Struggles
Oooooooo, Color Corrections, I have a love/hate relationship with them. This is Marlena before: Her brief hair history includes: Her midshaft to ends were pre lightened to a platinum blonde. Over that she decided to do the following: Joico Cobalt Blue- Once Joico Mermaid Blue- Once Paul Mitchell Pop XG Blue- Once Miss Marlena, of course, … Continue reading The Adventures of Marlena’s Hair
Believe me, this is easier said than done. But, it's all about progress. There is no ifs, ands, or buts about it, YOU have to take care of YOURSELF. Even just carving out a single moment out of the day is the start of progress to a better YOU. Why is it so important to … Continue reading Taking Care of the Most Important Person… You