Gena Marie

Gena Marie

Gena is a late-twenty something living in the mountains of Virginia with her husband, Nathan, and their two pups.

When she's not working full-time as a digital marketer, Gena loves creating content for her blog and YouTube channel. She started blogging back in 2009, and later began her YouTube journey in 2011. She has always had a passion for makeup, hair, fashion, and more. She tucked away her heat styling tools and started on her naturally curly hair journey a few years ago.

She is passionate about helping others learn how to take care of their hair, and love bringing you along this the ride of endless trial and error, product testing, and even scientific research.

Posts from the author

The Importance Of Maintaining A Healthy Scalp
Have you ever considered how scalp care is skin care? The skin on our scalp needs special attention just like the skin on our face to ma...
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Everything You Need to Know About Hair Texture
Hair Texture 101 Texture is often a way to characterize how something feels, which is also the case when it comes to hair texture. Hair ...
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Hair Density 101
The density of our hair refers to how many strands of hair we have on our heads. These range from low, medium, to high. Many factors dete...
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The Truth about Gel Cast: Why Crunchy Curls are NOT Bad
Nobody likes crunchy curls, but that's the key to prevent frizz & help your style last. Did you know that feeling is only temporary?
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Co-Wash vs Shampoo: What’s Best For Curls?
Shampoos & co-washes are both cleansers. But which one is best for curls & which actually cleanses your hair more?
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15 Best Products For Shiny Hair
The Best Products for Shiny Hair If you’re looking to enhance shine on your curls, you should focus on styling products. While shampoo an...
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What's the right way to use hair oils?
Is it better to use oils on dry or wet hair? As a leave-in or rinse-out product? Explore 4 ways to add them to your routine.
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5 Benefits of Using Hair Oils in your Curly Routine
Hair oil is vital for curl health & appearance. Explore the benefits different oils can bring to your routine based on your needs.
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How to Choose the Best Hair Oil for your Curl Type
Not all hair oils are the same. Depending on their properties, they may suit certain hair types and provide different benefits.
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Step-by-Step Guide to Co-Washing
Co-washing has surged in popularity in recent years, but there is a lot of misinformation online. How do you do it properly?
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How To Use Conditioner: An Expert Guide
What is the difference between rinse-out, leave-in and deep conditioner? How do you add them to your routine? Read on to find out.
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7 Causes of Itchy Scalp and How to Remedy at Home
Itchy scalp is a common condition. Explore causes, home treatments, & expert tips on how to prevent the itch.
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How to Remove Scalp Build Up
Found yourself wondering why you have dull, limp hair? You may be suffering from build up! Find out how to remove scalp build up, to have...
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5 Causes of Frizzy Curls & How to Prevent It
Do you struggle with very frizzy hair? If you have naturally curly hair, it’s likely that you have experienced frizz. It’s completely nor...
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How To Diffuse Curly Hair
Curly hair is versatile, and just a small tweak to how you diffuse your hair can make a huge difference. Diffusing not only dries your ha...
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Air Drying vs Diffusing Curly Hair
Which is better for our curls, air drying or diffusing? There are pros and cons to both drying methods and many people prefer one of the ...
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