diy, Teen (YA) Topics

The DIY Lip Gloss Recipe that Changed my Life and why I ONLY buy from this brand

*This post is not sponsored* So true to our aliases, "Try it twins," my sister and I are always trying new things. The main thing on our agenda this week was finding a moisturizing, quality lip gloss recipe and/or brand, that was firstly, safe for my lips but also fit into a few other attributes.… Continue reading The DIY Lip Gloss Recipe that Changed my Life and why I ONLY buy from this brand

diy, Natural Hair

The #1 DIY Hair Mask to grow your Natural Curls

Type 4 curls are no joke. Often, they seem prone to breakage, shedding, dryness, and dullness. I know all too well with this type 4c and 4b blend on my head. Our hair can be just like a sponge when it comes to water, but when it comes to products? Oh that's another story. "Coily… Continue reading The #1 DIY Hair Mask to grow your Natural Curls

diy, Motivation

My First Month on ETSY: What I’ve Learned, Mistakes, and Should you start one?

Welcome lovelies. If you've been keeping up with me at all, you'll know that I officially opened up my Etsy Shop, SassyCrochetPaints, a month ago. On July 1st, I finally made the leap. I had talked about opening an Etsy shop for years, but never got around to doing it simply because I didn't think… Continue reading My First Month on ETSY: What I’ve Learned, Mistakes, and Should you start one?

diy, Natural Hair

The Top 5 proven DIY methods to stop hair breakage TODAY

Hair doesn't make the woman, but good hair definitely helps! We've all been at that point where you're staring at your hair in the mirror, hands fiddling as they threaten to curl into fists, tears brimming at the back of your eyes, little balls of hair at your feet and you wondering why hair growth… Continue reading The Top 5 proven DIY methods to stop hair breakage TODAY

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7 Unusual Ways to Spice up your handmade Jewelry

So I love making jewelry. My sister and I have always preferred taking the "D.I.Y" route over the purchasing route. "Creating on a budget" is our motto. Crafting up your own handmade jewelry allows you to completely personalize your accessories while having 100% control over your outfit coordination. You can make money, you'll get compliments,… Continue reading 7 Unusual Ways to Spice up your handmade Jewelry

diy, Health & Lifestyle, Motivation

The Best Homemade Protein Shakes without Protein Powder

When life gives you lemons, you ask for something higher in protein. Now I don’t know about you, but when it comes to me, protein powder can come across as a bit… extra. Maybe it has to do with the money, or perhaps the-- yeah no, it’s the money. Being a teenager without a regular… Continue reading The Best Homemade Protein Shakes without Protein Powder

diy, Natural Hair

The Best Hairstyles to Travel In: Natural Hair Travel Guide

"Wherever you go, go with all your heart." Confucius Nothing quite screams "Summer" like vacations. Who doesn't love traveling abroad to get tanned, go sightseeing, and drinking exotic margaritas (not like I would know anything about that last one hehe)? If you're vacationing the right way, you should be relieving stress and sleeping a lot.… Continue reading The Best Hairstyles to Travel In: Natural Hair Travel Guide

diy, Natural Hair

Here’s how I finally achieved the perfect ‘Donut’ bun on type 4 hair

So I think it's fair to say that pretty much every natural curly-haired girl has a struggle fitting and laying down their hair into a neat, classy donut bun. Let's be real, it's not easy getting coily type 4 hair slick and brushed down without flyaways. If you had asked me a couple of months… Continue reading Here’s how I finally achieved the perfect ‘Donut’ bun on type 4 hair