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My First Experience With Bantu Knots On My Natural Hair

Diary, Natural Hair

If you follow me on my CarmenVeal and/or BrownSkinWomen instagram account you may have already seen some of this past weekends magic.  This was the result of my first ever Bantu knots. A few things: They were TOO tight. I ended up getting a headache. And loosening them as a result. I normally sleep on a silk pillowcase with no bonnet, but for this I wore a satin wrap to help secure them in place. They were not as uncomfortable…

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Confidence Begins With Curiosity And Courage


My most frequently asked question from others is how do you do it (entrepreneurship success, strides, etc.). I realize now, eight years in, it’s always been confidence. The confidence to show up, willingness to learn and ultimately the ability…