Jonnelle O'Connor

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Jonnelle O'Connor

Jonnelle O'Connor

Jonnelle O’Connor is a Jamaican blogger who enjoys writing about the care and health of natural hair. Her passion for hair originated with her personal healthy hair journey. As a certified Counseling Psychologist, she also delights in mental health and dreams of a day when mental health awareness is truly recognized, and the debilitating stigmas are smashed for good.
5 ways to start your loc journey

5 ways to start your loc journey

When you’re thinking of starting your loc journey, it’s really important to do your research to learn about all things locs. Doing this helps you determine if it’s right for you and prepares you for the journey ahead. Once you’re set and excited about it, the next...

5 Loc Care Myths Debunked

5 Loc Care Myths Debunked

Learning and understanding the truth about locs is important as it debunks the many myths that exist. Give yourself the ability to start and maintain the loc journey you have long imagined, by detaching yourself from these myths that might have been a sure point of...

DIY Protective Hairstyles: Learn how to flat twist

DIY Protective Hairstyles: Learn how to flat twist

Nothing beats quick and easy yet protective hairstyles for naturals. When on a natural hair journey, the ability to change between hairstyles without much hassle or damage is key.  Protective hairstyles are achieved by carefully tucking away hair ends. The ends...

5 Tips on Caring for Your Starter Locs

5 Tips on Caring for Your Starter Locs

Starter locs, also referred to as “baby locs”, is the first stage of the loc process. The starter loc phase generally lasts between three to six months depending on your hair type or the speed at which your hair grows. Starter locs can be established through different...