Chauna’s Take
May 25, 2016

I promise you Spring is here in spite of the persistent rain and thunderstorm threats in the southeast.  BUT that is no excuse to not be ready for your practice/trial wedding appointment. How do I prepare for my wedding appointment?  Glad you asked. Don’t fight against styles that you naturally gravitate towards. Usually this means […]

March 4, 2015

Today I ordered my trial size bottle of  Garcinia Cambogia extract.  According to Dr. Oz’s You Tube video,, it allows the liver to naturally turn sugar into energy instead of fat.  Bulge is a natural part of the aging process but it doesn’t mean that I have to accept all of it.     It […]

February 25, 2015

One of the fastest ways to change your look without commitment is with clip-in bangs! Sold at Ulta and area, large hair salons this mixture of high-quality synthetic hair will allow you to change your look in minutes without worrying about frequent re-trimming and growing it back out.   For under $35 you can have […]

February 18, 2015

New Moms, Keeping yourself as a priority is a juggling act within itself, but it can be done. I have found that I make time for what I deem important.  I always admire women whose hands are beautifully manicured but I do not seem to possess the patience to sit in a nail salon for […]

February 3, 2015

Whitney, mother of Easton, two-months-old.   This series was inspired by all of the new moms who have come in recently for their “sexy mom” hair cut. Becoming a new mother is an amazing experience.  It is filled with adventure, cuddling, that warm, fuzzy feeling in your tummy and the temptation to neglect yourself. Keep […]

January 21, 2015

This year I am taking chances that challenge my comfort zone. Do you always love the way something looks on someone but you frequently discount yourself from enjoying the ‘ol switcharoo? What better way to change your look than with a wig?? I purchased my first two today.  The key to a believable wig look […]

January 14, 2015

IT’S 2015! So my November vacation on the Disney Fantasy really messed up my blog flow.  They have a way of spoiling you rotten to where you return home wanting service at every turn.  I had a sense of entitlement to no longer cook, clean or get on the computer.  Can you believe that? I […]

October 28, 2014

The NC State Fair is here in full swing, winter dances are on and our skin and hair are changing before us. This is code to say that our scalp is an extension of the skin on our faces and hey, it needs attention too! For African-Americans and similar textures, it is essential to oil […]

October 23, 2014

So the beautiful crispness of the fall air is here, the pumpkins are carved (at least in my house, that’s a first!), and the NC State Fair is buzzing along. How is your skin and hair faring? Moisture is needed all year around, the TYPE of moisture is what has to be tailored to the […]

September 14, 2014

Sooooo, you are a blond (natural and/or artificial) and you want to keep your hair baby’s bottom soft? In addition to nourishing shampoos, conditioners and styling aids one essential to attaining or maintaining softness is the power of L’Oreal Professionnel’s Mythic Oil. Comparable to the breakthrough discovery of argan oil, Mythic Oil is lightweight and […]