I decided to let my hair grow out until next summer. My goal was to maximize growth and minimize dryness and breakage while growing my afro. Before I get started, I took the time to discuss my options with three different trusted hair specialists and here is the advice I received.
No matter where you're heading to celebrate, make it count -- from the "off-duty chic" look appropo for a trim-the-tree party or the "blue chip glamour" that's a must for New Year's Eve as great style doesn't take a holiday.
Sometimes the makeup shades, women seek, are not sold at local stores. Most products are now sold online but unless you can try the shade on first, it can be equally frustrating. My answer to the frustration? Try a virtual makeover site.
As Michelle Obama demonstrates, style is really about how you see yourself from within and the care you in turn give yourself in light of recognizing your value. It's time we take a page from her book and begin to take the utmost care of ourselves.
Witnessing the casting, fittings and designer evaluations, in preparation for the show "Dulce de Leche" in Kingston, Jamaica, the tenacious spirits and hard working hands of all those involved were clear.