Babe’s Mane Blog

Teaching women how to wear hair – one (strand, mane, head…) at a time.

Babe's blog is no longer active. Here you'll find an archive of posts from March 2007 thru December 2009. See the Hair Direct Official Blog for more recent posts.

Visit to HD

by Babe with a Mane  |  Wednesday, August 27, 2008 8:15 AM

Last Tuesday, I visited HD "Head"quarters in Pennsylvania. It was a great day with lots of productive work and even a little bit of entertainment! The majority of the morning was a huge "production"! We were able to shoot the "Babe Introduction Video"…

School Time!!!

by Babe with a Mane  |  Monday, August 25, 2008 7:53 AM

It's the first day of school!!! YAY!! Yippeeee!!! Ahhhhhhh.... It's going to be a very interesting year in our house. We now have four sophomores! One in college and three in high school. We are struggling with a few things right now with all of the teenagers.…

Random Thoughts

by Babe with a Mane  |  Sunday, August 24, 2008 8:48 AM

“ Patience and fortitude conquer all things ” Ralph Waldo Emerson During the learning curve, repeat this quote repeatedly to yourself during each detach and reattach... It's true and you will figure all of this out! Babe…

What in the world are double knots???

by Babe with a Mane  |  Saturday, August 23, 2008 9:14 AM

Do you realize that you can order all sorts of special things with HD? One of the things I found to be the most important is the request for double knots. Double knots will definitely make a big difference in the amount of shedding you experience. Not…

Recommendation - TDI Knot Sealer

by Babe with a Mane  |  Thursday, August 21, 2008 8:39 AM

Shedding...it was a problem for me when I had my natural hair too!! Ha ha...will I ever be rid of this pesky shedding? Yep! Now I don't worry about it anymore. TDI knot sealer has made all of the difference in the world. Each time I de/re (that's detach…

Saying Goodbye to Your Natural Hair

by Babe with a Mane  |  Wednesday, August 20, 2008 9:29 AM

There are a zillion websites that have forums about hair loss. When my hairloss started, I read tons of them. Scouring them for any hint of a miracle that would make my hair thicker. I tried it all. All of the regimens, all of the potions and lotions...no…

Olympics

by Babe with a Mane  |  Monday, August 18, 2008 10:28 PM

Have any of you been watching the Olympics? I must say, it's been quite a strange showing of athleticism. I'm constantly amazed by each event I watch and although I wasn't into the pomp and circumstance of all of the marketing, I have since been drawn…

Womens Hair Loss Project

by Babe with a Mane  |  Thursday, August 14, 2008 11:12 AM

Hello! Usually, my breaks are spent surfing the internet for helpful information for everyone here on the message boards...including me!!! I found a website that I believe may be helpful to some of us so I wanted to post the info here. I actually joined…

Recommendations - Walker No Shine Tape

by Babe with a Mane  |  Saturday, August 09, 2008 1:19 PM

Hope you are all enjoying your weekend! It's a gorgeous day here, very sunny and a little breezy...the perfect day to write about my latest recommendation! The reason it's a perfect day to write about it is that while out and about, I had the opportunity…

My Specs!

by Babe with a Mane  |  Friday, August 08, 2008 8:13 AM

Happy Friday Everyone! I promised you during my webcast that I would post the specifications for my hair! Well, here they are: All Hollywood Lace - with no pleats and no poly perimeter 100% Remy Hair - 14" Long ( I order it 1-2 inches longer for cuts…

A Quick Thank You!

by Babe with a Mane  |  Sunday, August 03, 2008 8:36 PM

Just wanted to say, "Thank You" to everyone who attended my webcast this past Thursday night. We had a few technical difficulties but I think we had a great time! Hopefully, you were all able to take away something valuable from our evening together.…