Tuesday, 28 January 2014

Natural Selection

These beautiful natural hair looks were created for Shingai Shoniwa by award winning celebrity hair stylist Charlotte Mensah using L'Oréal Mizani products. 

If you're interested in trying any of these head turning hair styles at home then simply follow these ultra easy step-by-step guides to help you create these celebrity looks. 

The up-do
Step one Prep hair with Mizani Thermastrength Heat-Protecting Serum and blow dry using a paddle brush.
Step two Gather hair up into a high ponytail.
Step three Use a small amount of Mizani Velvet Gloss to slick down the edges.
Step four Twist the ends of the hair into a knot and pin down.
Step five Attach Afro textured buns on top of the ponytail into a tier shape and secure with kirby grips.

Shingai Shoniwa for Mizani2

The ‘fro:
Step one Prep hair using Mizani True Textures Curl Balance Colour-Safe Sulphate-Free Shampoo. Follow with Mizani True Textures Curl Replenish Intense Moisturizing Masque.
Step two Work in a small amount of Mizani True Textures Moisture Stretch Curl Extending Cream before combing through to loosen out any tight, kinky curls.
Step three Once dry, braid along the hairline to create a canerow moving away from the face.
Step four Finally, use an Afro comb to lift locks in an upwards direction to create a full-bodied style

Shingai Shoniwa for Mizani3 

The perfect curls:
Step one To prep cleansed hair, spritz with Mizani D’Tangle Moisturizing Leave-In Milk and blow dry.
Step two Apply a small amount of Mizani Iron Curl Heat Styling and Curling Cream to protect and define curls.
Step three Part the hair into four sections and using a small barrel curling iron, wrap strands around the barrel in a spiral direction and repeat across the entire head.
Step four Allow hair to cool for five minutes before applying a small amount of Mizani Supreme Oil Hair Treatment through the ends for added shine.


  1. Nice, I've been meaning to try Mizani for a while now...

    1. You should they have some really good products.