Beautiful Natural Hairstyle Inspiration for the Workplace


Congratulations to all the new Nigerian lawyers that will be admitted to the Nigerian Bar in the next 2 weeks! Female lawyers are expected to rock their hair at the Call-to-Bar ceremony in its natural state i.e. no weaves, no extensions. This post is your go-to hairstyle inspiration – whether you’re about to be called to the bar, are in a professional setting that requires your hair to be styled in a formal way or you are just looking for simple, flat, and chic ways to style your natural hair. Continue reading “Beautiful Natural Hairstyle Inspiration for the Workplace”

Beautiful Hair Inspiration From SheHive Lagos

Protective styling idea: purple twists with brazilian wool

Protective styling idea: purple twists with brazilian wool

SheHive Lagos was quite the experience. I’m not exaggerating when I say it’s one of the best things I’ve done this year. I took lots of notes and I’m still trying to type them up, put everything together, for easier reference. It really is just the beginning. I’d definitely share some of the lessons I learnt at the boot camp with you as soon as I can, but for now, here are photos of some of the beautiful young women I got to meet, and their lovely hair! Continue reading “Beautiful Hair Inspiration From SheHive Lagos”

Esperanza Spalding’s Natural Hair Is Music

Esperanza Spalding

Last week, Esperanza Spalding spoke to Glamour magazine about her beautiful head of hair and it made me gosh oh so much!

Esperanza fell onto my radar when she won a Grammy for best new artist in 2011. Apart from her beautiful jazz sound, the one thing that stood her out for me was her hair. Back then, I did not know much about natural hair – I still complained about my dread of having to go retouch my straight, relaxed hair. I fell in love with her big halo the way I fell in love with her music… and the rest, as they say, is history.

For Esperanza, her best style is when her hair is brushed out and big: “I feel I can pick up more inspiration—you know, like my antennas are up.” Continue reading “Esperanza Spalding’s Natural Hair Is Music”