Back From Vacation + Trim + Hair Update

Monday, April 30, 2012

No blog posts means ..... Sunshyne is away! LOL


It`s been a while since I`ve blogged (so sorry) but there`s a reason for that. Mid April I was SWAMPED with studying and final exams. I had zero time for myself. A couple days after that, my family and I went off to Varadero, Cuba (1 week) to relax and have some fun in the sun. I had a blast!! The Cuban people are so nice and friendly and the food was delicious! I wish I stayed a little longer :(


I came back last week, however, getting back into the routine of things took some time. I`m back on schedule so blogging and doing my hair care routine is priority :) Just a quick update, I relaxed my hair April 12th at 3 months post relaxer. This stretch was good. No complaints. Everything went smooth during my relaxer. I used The Sprush so expect a review on that :)

Here are some pics of my hair air drying right after my relaxer:
I haven`t had a trim since September 2011, so I trimmed my ends (the day after my relaxer, April 13th 2012) up to a little below BSL, I wouldn`t call it MBL, however, my hair will be MBL for my next relaxer (late June 2012). I got a blunt cut right across, as usual. Next time I`ll probably cut my ends in a "U" shape....I want something different.

You may not know this, but I don`t trim my ends myself anymore. After numerous tries, I realized that I would get so paranoid that I`d never take off enough "ends", so my hair ended up suffering even more i.e. tangles, breakage etc. Sounds weird, but it`s true. I now leave the trimming to my stylist for a few dollars and it lasts for 6 months :)



Couple days after my trim.


Wrapped and ready to go to bed!


That`s all! Just wanted to share :)

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12 comments

  1. Finally!! I was worried that you weren't blogging anymore. Your hair looks great. It looks MBL to me.

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  2. Oh no, never! I can't stop blogging. LOL Thanks for the compliment :)

    Sunshyne

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  3. About how much did you trim off?

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  4. So gorgeous! I'm always so encouraged when you post your length pictures and relaxer updates!

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  5. Your hair looks great! You are one of my hair journey inspirations. BTW, did you have to fly to Canada to get to Cuba? I'm curious because my Dad and I want to go there later this year, he suggested we go through Jamaica.

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  6. Love your hair!!!
    Can you update us with how the bee mine products are working for you since you've been using them for awhile please?

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  7. @Anonymous- I definitely trimmed off over an inch.
    @EbonyCPrincess- Thank you Hun. I'm happy I Could inspire you! :)
    @Anonymous- Thanks girl. I live in Canada so I took a flight straight to Varadero. I've been to Jamaica as well and it's a great choice. I always have fun there. Either one you chose you'll have loads of fun.
    @Anonymous- Thanks Doll. Sure. That's coming up.

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  8. Thanks for the reply, Sunshyne...I'll let my Dad know about the direct flight from Canada. :)

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  9. I love your updates, they are totally motivating. Your hair looks amazing, I have always liked your thickness! I cannot wait for the review on the Bee Mine DC. I have been itching to try it but I was holding off until your review! Thanks for the updates!

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  10. @Anonymous- Your welcome!! :)
    @Age in ATL- Thank you so much!! I'm happy to hear that you like the updates. I do it with you guys in mind. The Bee Mine Review is coming shortly. I promise :) lol

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  11. your hair is beautiful! your videos and blog have helped me so much! thank you :)

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  12. @Jenna- Aaawww. Thank you very much for the compliment and for watching my videos. I appreciate your support!! Keep in touch.

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