Thursday, October 6, 2011

BB's Braided, Twisted Bun-Tail!

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Hey all!!

So, after BB rocked her Breast Cancer Awareness Style for a couple of days, I decided to give her a little special change w/her puff in the back... She isn't the best with keeping her hair detangled properly, and I don't want to cut three MORE inches off, so I decided to step in and 'goodie' it up a bit!!

What I used:

Proclaim Sapphire Bergamot Hair & Scalp Conditioner


Water


The front of her hair was still intact, so I simply let the braids loose a bit and greased her hair up really nicely... YES, folks... I USE:


No shame in my game!! HAHA!! It works for us, and THE GROWTH DON'T LIE... you feel a sista?!?! :)

Anyway....

I then took her curly puff down, parted it, and put it in two ponytails.  I then braided the ponytails and put it up in a twisted bun type deal (I used a few bobby pins to keep it in place).  And VIOLA!!! DONE AND DONE!

The process...and the results! :) 














I'm so happy I did this, because with all the rain we are dealing with this week, it's all protected and I won't have to deal with any detangling sessions! :)

Everyone is happy... :) So, you know what that is right?!?! A WIN/WIN for everybody!!

I hope you all enjoyed this blog!! Make sure to spread the word, folks!! :) Thanks!

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Comments: Leave them here!!! :)

Keep Watching,

Char~

20 comments:

Nikki's HairThoughts said...

Char, you do such an amazing job with your girls' hair! Look how healthy and beautiful BB's hair is. Great job, Mama!

Charlotte's Avenue said...

Nikki's HairThoughts * Thank you so much!! I try to make sure they are always RIGHT with it about the head! :) -- Her hair is VERY healthy now... When I let her do it herself a year ago, she had it a mess, but after the three inches off and me getting back in there and doing it myself, it's grown a lot and it's ALL healthy!! :)Praise God! :)

Thanks for commenting,

Char~

Natmane said...

This is just BEAUTIFUL!!! I think it would look just as beautiful on an adult. I'm going to try it. Good work Char!! You know I LOVE your blog don't you?
Much Love!

Charlotte's Avenue said...

Natmane * Awwwwwww!! Thank you, Queen!! I believe it would be GORGEOUS on an adult as well!! Please try it, take pictures and tag me in them so I can check it out!! :)

I love your blog JUST as much!!

Love upon Love,

Char~

Diva Locks said...

I've heard that water and grease used as a sealant on the ends worked wonderfully :) Pretty style

allthingscuteandgirly said...

Lol girl you are too funny with that big GREASE pic! Its the truth tho! Whatever works for you go 'head!

I see lil choca in the bg, heyyy baby!

Love this style. On my to-do!!

Charlotte's Avenue said...

Diva Locks * Yes ma'am!! It helps to keep the ends from drying out... Many sistas are walking around with wonderfully moisturized roots, but when it comes closer to the tips, their hair becomes dry and brittle and split... Naturals tend to stay away from grease, not knowing that if used correctly, it's a PLUS for their hair... And to keep it from having to be cut every month or so... :)

Thank you so much!

Char~

KayTee said...

Her hair looks delicious!

Charlotte's Avenue said...

KayTee * Thank you, so much!! It looks tasty, huh?? :)

Char~

Precious @ Precious-Curls.com said...

Beautiful hair! Look at little sister Choca creeping in the back in some pics! Lol love it <3

Charlotte's Avenue said...

allthingscuteandgirly * Girl, GREASE is important over here!! HAHA!! And YAAAAAAY on it being on the to-do list! :) And yes... Choca is in the background!! :) Always around when hair is being done!! :)

Thank you for the compliments!!!

Char~

Charlotte's Avenue said...

Precious * Thank you so much!! And yep... AHAHAHA... She's there!! Always there!! LMBOOOOOO! :)

Char~

Elizabeth@Different Kinds of Curls said...

Char,its so funny that you say you let BB do her own hair but took over again because it was a mess. That is the same thing I went through with Ally. I think I turned her loose too soon, and she just made a mess of it. Does BB appreciate that you regained some control? You're doing a great job, I love the way you mixed this style up. And Li'l Bit says she LOVES 'that girl's big pretty smile'.

Oh!! And we use grease over here too! Normally just on braids for hold, strength, and shine. But it works!

Charlotte's Avenue said...

Elizabeth * Girl, she is SO happy I regained control over her hair... She had it looking a mess!!! A TERRIBLE mess... And she makes sure to cover it daily and keep it RIGHT and TIGHT.

BB says, "Thank you, Li'l Bit!!!"

Yaaaaay for grease!! It works great!!

Thank you for commenting!!

Char~

Baby Big Hair said...

fabo!! girl you are a stylin'machine!! I love Choca gettin' her camer'time in on the sly, LOL!!! your daughters have amazing HAIR!!!

Charlotte's Avenue said...

Baby Big Hair * Thank you girl!! I appreciate the confidence you have in me!! HAHA!! And yes... Choca is gonna get her time, whether peeking in the background or not!! )

Char~

Lisha said...

LOL! You know I was digging the "grease" pictures! Her hair is gorgeous.

Charlotte's Avenue said...

Lisha * HAHA!! Yes ma'am!! :)

Thank you so much!! <3

Char~

Coilybella said...

Beautiful!
You do such an amazing job with your girls' hair.

Charlotte's Avenue said...

Coilybella * Thank you so much!! You know we have to keep our babies hair up. It's a must!! <3

Char~