I have had my hair in twists and braids since July but I started missing my fro just a little too much and I needed something to moisturize it in one go.
Originally I had planned to get me some Shea butter because of how much my hair loves it that is when I had Manetain Organics’ Shea Coco Indulgent Hair butter recommended to me so I thought, “why not!”.
then this happened… … More Zim Product Review: Manetain Organics on my natural 4C hair, Buy or Bye?
The first time I ever got tested for HIV I was only 15, I remember being spooked out and all even though I had only gone as far as holding hands with a boy.
I hesitated to go on with the test as I thought there would be blood involved and I am not a fan of needles, I had missed the OraQuick bit which indicates oral process involved.
The test kits are said to be available at most local clinics for $free.99, if you ask me,it don’t get any better than that.
I put a 20 minutes stopper but lo and behold I kept checking after every 5 minutes!
… More Zim girl reviews: HIV self test kit, the experience, longest 20 minutes!
Let me start off by quoting the great Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo AKA D’banj, “Don’t get it twisted love is a beautiful thing!”
Be that as it may, it really is okay to be single without mingling just as it is okay to get in a relationship when you finally find “the one”
The journey as a single lady is not the same for everyone but here are the things I have learnt during mine… … More Zim girl opinions: Five things being single taught me
If you were born with it and stayed with it then this post is not for you! This one is for my sisters who know the struggle of breakouts, rashes and bad skin like me.
I am happy to announce that I might have gotten another breakthrough after about a month of sticking to my skincare routine and because Tarry is nice (Me) she will share the 4 step routine with you… … More Zim Girl Tips: Lovely skin? Must be that African butter!
Growing up my mother did not support the idea of “friends” and all that it stands for and unintentionally she passed it down to me.
I had a friend growing up, Hazel, just one and she wouldn’t let me interact with other children of my age so the rest were just “casual” mates, nothing more.
However in the last two years I have learnt more about friendship and what it really means to me and I can say… … More Zim Girl Storytime: 6 things I never knew I would do with my friends
Zim Girl Tips: Everything you need to know about the beauty blender
I am one of those people who were not quick to jump onto the beauty blender hype, but best believe it wasn’t intentional.
Long story short, I bought one at a drugstore/pharmacy in town for $6. Luckily for me, a friend had told me I needed to dampen it before use and I knew just that much… … More Zim Girl Tips: Everything you need to know about the BEAUTY BLENDER
In life we probably get more criticism than encouragement. I recently saw a quote that stated that you shouldn’t receive constructive criticism from someone who hasn’t constructed anything, it spoke to me. There is probably an aspect of you that gets more disapproval than the rest, ever asked yourself why? It is because that is … More Zim Girl Opinion: Monday Motivation ep 2
Zim Girl Tutorials: How to get that winter glow
Well highlighter is used to bring life to looks especially during photo shoots and night events and if you know the right places to apply it, you are A for away. Here is how to… … More Zim Girl Tutorials: How to get that winter glow
You know what you see when you look in the mirror, when you sit in front of that desktop, typing or when you get on that stage yet you still feel apologetic for being THAT good.
STOP APOLOGISING! … More Zim Girl Opinions: Monday Motivation ep1
We all have all had a fair share of breakups in our lifetime, if you are married to your first love count your blessings. … More Zim girl opinions: The untold truth about break ups, how to deal with them