Getting My Ombre Hair done at Koi Hair Studio

I have never been to a salon to get my hair coloured before because I thought the prices were ridiculous for long and thick hair like mine. Also, I’ve heard of so many horror stories that I’m just too scared to do it. Finally, on Wednesday August 6th, I did it. I got my hair ombre’d. I originally wanted balayage, but I feel like my ombre had hints of a balayage look in it. After getting my hair done, I finally understand why people pay the price to get it professionally done. I was absolutely in love with it! I […]

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Why My Skin Has Been Breaking Out (Acne Background)

This is something that’s impacted my life quite a bit, so I am very nervous about posting about this. I wanted to post it up to let anyone who’s suffering know that they’re not alone and also an update as to what’s going on. THE START OF IT – PRIMARY YEARS I’ve had acne ever since I was young, about grade 6-7 it started to sprout. However, the only place it invaded was my forehead. However, I guess to make up for it never breaking out on the rest of my face, the acne was cystic. And I’m talking the […]

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6 Thick Hair Hacks to Save your Sanity

6 Thick Hair Hacks to Save your Sanity

I’ve have thick hair (or should I say ‘dense’ for a more accurate technical term) for my whole life. My hair strands are fair in circumference, but I have a lot of it. A lot of the common problems I run into are: Hair being too heavy to tie up– especially annoying when that last loop won’t fit my thick ponytail through it Taking ages to dry when wet Too much hair everywhere when I sleep- also tends to crease when I need a strong hold Curls being prone to falling straight quickly Bobby pins consistently being ruined when stretched out […]

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5 Back to School Quick and Easy Healthy Lunch Ideas

When it comes to being a student, trying to avoid the freshmen 15 is not an easy task. Trying to get all your vegetables and nutrients into one meal while making it compact and portable can be a challenge. The best lunches I find are the ones that require no heat because you can literally pull your meal out of your bag and eat it instantly with ease. Here are some of my suggestions: Cloud Bread Turkey SandwichIngredients Cloud bread  Lettuce Greek yogurt Chia seeds Cheese slices Turkey slices Steps  Mix greek yogurt and chia seeds to make a dressing (can […]

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