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how to work with fine, curly hair.

when i was a little kid, i had straight hair.  like really, really straight hair.  i tried to get a perm one time because curls were really in (it was the early nineties), but unfortunately it fell out right away. my hair has always been really fine.  my hairstylist says that i actually have quite… Continue reading how to work with fine, curly hair.

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how to make “sticky” bobby pins

i have curly hair that is unruly on a good day.  i always have bobby pins on hand for hairs that fall out of place.  but i also have fine hair.  so it’s even harder to keep it together. i have found something that helps: sticky bobby pins.  they are a game-changer.  i’ve found several… Continue reading how to make “sticky” bobby pins

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7.18 | high five for friday!

(ONE) i’ve been doing some major purging of my apartment this week.  it’s very therapeutic.  i didn’t realize how much crap i had accumulated.  i went through a bunch of stuff.  if i hadn’t used it in the past year or didn’t like it anymore, it lost a spot in my life.  i now have a… Continue reading 7.18 | high five for friday!