I think I’ve mentioned the time when I damaged my hair up to a point where it felt like straw.. No seriously though! It was a horror. But thankfully I recovered the damage which took me YEARS by the way. And now that I’ve recovered them I don’t want to damage them ever again… BUT I still want to style them with heat whenever I want.
Now ‘heat styling’ and ‘no damage’ is like complete opposite terms but I figured a way out. So good news for you guys because I am going to share my secrets that I’ve learnt over the years and ones that no one ever mentions for some reason.. It got me thinking am I the only one who’s been through this?
Anyway after years of trial and error I came up with this routine for super sleek straightened hair and I’ve been doing it for at least 4-5 months now and I haven’t seen any damage. So I hope this helps and please read the description bar for more details <3
As always, the products I’ve used will be listed below!
This truly proves that beauty is a perception. What is considered beautiful in one country can be seen as a flaw in another. I found this video (linked below) on Wengie’s channel and it literally gave me a flash back of my life.
The same goes with people. Two people can find the same person really beautiful or really ugly. So if someone today thinks you’re ugly or ‘average’.. it shouldn’t affect your perception of yourself because that’s just ONE person’s opinion. There are 7 billion other people in this world. If you see yourself as God’s beautiful creation and believe it.. then no one has the power to bring you down by just saying a few bitter words.
Story Time – A Peek of my Teenage Life
When I was a teenager.. I used to get the most racist comments like ‘your skin is the color of shit’ etc.. and some people used to ask me ‘what’s that on your face’ (when I had some skin issues).. This seriously tore me from inside out and I used to think I was the ugliest girl in the world. Years passed and I was sick of thinking so bad about myself.. so I changed my perception. I literally sat down and decided to never look at myself in the mirror and say a negative word.. EVER!
As soon as I changed the way I see myself.. everyone else around me changed the way they see me as well. At this point I can say I get so many compliments from people every single day. I am not bragging here but I am trying to prove a point. I am a living proof who has gone through the experience of being the ugliest girl in school to the prettiest in college.. If someone told me when I was 15 that I was going to have a youtube channel and I would be an ‘Instagram model’ .. I would’ve laughed in their face. So that’s a small peek of my teenage years..
Please watch this video without any negativity and really grasp the message it’s trying to send <3 Thank you Wengie for this truly inspirational video x
Here’s a confession.. I am a drugstore JUNKIE.. I literally want to try every single product in the drugstores because I love finding DUPES for high end makeup.. so I like to test and compare if you know what I mean. I hope I am not the only one here.
Of course I’ll be doing more of these videos in future as I discover more products but for now this is my hit list. All products mentioned are listed below including my CULT favorite of them all which I’ve been using for YEARS. If you like the video please Subscribe, share and thumbs it up <3
Finally the video is up. This video has been highly requested because you guys constantly see it on my Instagram and so many people ask me to do a video on it so here it is. Don’t forget to share and subscribe if you like it and let me know if you want to see more makeup tutorials x
Here’s a full product list I use for everyday makeup:
NYX pore filler primer – http://amzn.to/1J9YZ25
Maybelline fit me foundation in ‘golden beige 240’ – http://amzn.to/1OmjHb3
Maybelline concealer in shade 20 – http://amzn.to/1P6O2yn
Maybelline fit me powder – http://amzn.to/1J9Z6L4
Beautique Eyebrow pencil
Catrice velvet matte eyeshadow in ‘Vanillaty Fair’ – http://bit.ly/1M2L7Ws
Rimmel matte bronzer in ‘Medium’
Makeup Revolution eyeshadow in ‘Mmmm’ – http://bit.ly/1NDaYDQ
NYC liquid liner in ‘Black’ – http://amzn.to/1NCmoYg
Rimmel Scandal eyes nude eyeliner – http://bit.ly/1OPlWEk
Ardell Demi wispies lashes – http://amzn.to/1R0trNh
Makeup Academy undress me highlighter in ‘Iridescent Gold’ – http://bit.ly/1HHgsLy
Milani Color Statement lip liner in ‘Spice’ – http://bit.ly/1vdfsbO
Mac Fix+ – http://bit.ly/1NI56KT
I know this hair looks summer-y but I wasn’t going to wait until the summer to show you guys how to achieve these heatless beachy waves. They just turned out too beautiful to wait. You don’t need no crazy tools or even sea salt spray. All you need is your hair, your hands and some bobby pins!
I really hope you guys like this tutorial and don’t forget to check out my very first heatless tutorial as well below. Clearly I prefer curly hair WAY more than straight hair <3 So shout out to all my curly ladies ^_^
You guys know how much I am into skin care so of course I had to share this video. A lot of people don’t know that you CANprevent blackheads / whiteheads from appearing.
Normally what most of the people do is find a way to remove them. But if we PREVENT them in the first place there’s no removing them.
So here’s how I prevent whiteheads. I don’t get blackheads but you can prevent them the same way you prevent whiteheads.
I used to have oily and acne prone skin with clogged pores and whiteheads but now my skin is pretty clear and I rarely get whiteheads. My skin is not so oily either! So basically now I have clear, smooth, even toned skin.
Plus a lot of skin care specialists don’t tell you about this so I had to make a video on this for you guys 🙂
The products I recommend are quite inexpensive so everyone can buy them.
I use: Alaffia’s African Black Soap: http://amzn.to/1O0NeNp Aztec Secret Indian Healing Clay: http://amzn.to/21WasbI
So check out my video below and let me know if you guys want me to target another specific skin issue and I shall make a video on that.
This was the first tag video I’ve ever done. While I was editing I definitely realized I said some random-est and embarrassing things lol but you know what.. it was really fun filming this video and I wanted you guys to know who I really am when I am not doing makeup or hair or skin care..
Hope you guys get to know me better and leave comments under the video and tell me 5 things about you 🙂
This is my first video in Room decor series and I am so excited to show you guys how I decorate my room during the holidays. I literally bought everything I needed from the dollar store so all the DIYs are quite affordable and easy to make. You can even make them at the last min without stress!
I change my decorations seasonally and I LOVE doing DIY projects!! Let me know if you guys like this video and want to see more of them ^_^
Not everyone owns a curler and a straightener actually gives me those ‘Victoria Secret Curls’ so I have to show you guys how I do it. Besides, 99% of my friends and sometimes strangers ask me how I curl my hair so this video is for them <3 If it helped please thumbs up the video, share and subscribe xx