Caring for Your Natural Hair on Winter Vacation

Knowing you look good on vacation is one of the best feelings. Flipping my natural curls after I get out of the ocean or pulling out a bomb twist-out is beyond glorious. But no one ever warns you about the winter experience. Of your hair not drying before snowshoeing or knowing how to style your hair under a ski helmet (hint at my next trip!)

Keep reading for how to care for your natural hair on winter vacation

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1. Nature's Bounty Omega-3

If I don’t take my Omega Fish Oil pills my skin feels like paper. As if I wasn’t born of a lineage of coconut oil melanin queens. I count them out and pack just what I need for my trip. Regardless of the destination, the flight alone is enough to leave me ashy.

2. Tangle Teezer Thick and Curly

Wide tooth combs can only do so much for kinky-curly hair. If you’re doing a daily style or need smoothing or detangling this is your guy. I’ve used a Tangle Teezer before but not one for thick and curly hair! I can’t wait to get my hands on it.

3. RioRand Travel Bottle leak proof set

To carry all your goodies and make it through security.

4. Cantu Shea Butter Leave-In Conditioner Repair Cream 16 Ounce

When I wear my natural hair on vacation, this stuff is GOLD. It’s light, which when looking for moisture might seem like a bad thing. But actually

5. Evolve Naturally Satin Bonnet Sunset

I can’t go anywhere without my bonnet. As a woman over 20, it’s time I get a grown up head-tie. This one will do and the bright colour will stand out in my bed sheets if it slips off.

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