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A Better Way to Blow Dry

A Better Way to Blow Dry

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

Girls with curls know the deal about blow drying hair. Use a blow dryer that's too hot, and you run the risk of ruining your glorious natural curl pattern. Blow dry too often and you might dry your hair to tumbleweed status. There's a fine [...]

Tags: afrobella, Beautiful Textures Texture Manageability System, blowdry, blowout, camellia seed oil, Carol’s Daughter Macadamia Heat Protection Serum, coconut oil, Gleau Nourishing Hair Oil, haircare, Macadamia Oil, Miss Jessie's Diffuser, moroccan argan oil, Nadege, natural hair, Ouidad Climate Control, patrice Grell Yursik, Relaxed Hair Health, rollers, Strawllers Humidity-Resistant Wrap and Set Lotion, vitamin e, Wheatgerm
8 Beautiful Ways to Use Coconut Oil

8 Beautiful Ways to Use Coconut Oil

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

Growing up in the islands, coconut oil was commonplace. People used it for cooking and for personal care, but despite its popularity I didn’t come to understand the versatility of this incredible oil until much later in life. The people [...]

Tags: afrobella, almond oil, body scrub, cocoa butter, coconut oil, curly hair, essential oils, Grapeseed Oil, Hot Oil Treatment, makeup remover, moisturizer, natural beauty products, natural hair, Oil Pulling, olive oil, patrice Grell Yursik, pre shampoo, shave gel, shea butter
Amazing Body Butters By Indie Brands

Amazing Body Butters By Indie Brands

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

Winter still has us in its icy grip, continuing to wreak havoc on our hair and our skin. Remember dewy, oily skin? It all seems so long ago! Right about now it’s time to slather on the thickest, most emollient body butters to lock in [...]

Tags: afrobella, 50/50 Body Balm, Ash Today, beauty, Belle Butters, body butter, Chantille de Karite, coconut oil, Drenched, Emily Jayne, Gone Tomorrow, Grapeseed, Hemp seed, Indie Brands, Ixora BB, jojoba oil, Les Secrets de Loly, moisturizer, olive oil, Organic Bath, patrice Grell Yursik, shea butter, Skin Deep Indie Lee, skincare, Soaptopia, Wench, Winter
Easy, Delicious Winter Recipes To Get You Through Any Snowstorm

Easy, Delicious Winter Recipes To Get You Through Any Snowstorm

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

To steal a phrase from Sister Souljah, this has been the coldest winter EVER. I don’t know about you, but I am over it dot com, dot org and dot edu. Every few days there’s another report about sub-zero temperatures, another [...]

Tags: afrobella, cooking, Giada De Laurentiis, healthy, homemade, Nutritious, patrice Grell Yursik, polar vortex, recipes, Snowstorm, Winter Recipes
5 Fun Beauty DIY’s For Snow Days

5 Fun Beauty DIY’s For Snow Days

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

The weather outside’s been frightful and at this point the Christmas trees are long gone. Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow so we’re all condemned to six more weeks of bleak winter. The way this winter’s been, you might be snowed in [...]

Tags: afrobella, All About the Pretty, beauty, body scrub, Bubble Bath, Clarisonic, coconut oil, diy, DIY beauty treatment, facial, Julia Coney, Nail Art, patrice Grell Yursik, pre shampoo
The Lo and Sons OG Bag Might Be The Best Travel Bag Ever

The Lo and Sons OG Bag Might Be The Best Travel Bag Ever

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

People buy bags for many different reasons. You might buy a bag strictly because it’s stylish, or because it’s super trendy and everyone has one. You might buy a bag because it serves a specific purpose. The best is when form and [...]

Tags: afrobella, Helen Lo, jetset, luggage, patrice Grell Yursik, Stylist Travel, The Lo and Sons OG bag, Travel & Leisure