Sixteen Weeks Post Relaxer Hair Regimen
Apr19

Sixteen Weeks Post Relaxer Hair Regimen

I can stretch my hair relaxer time for up to a year comfortably.   On a regular basis, I relax my hair twice per year, that’s every six months, and I know that I am not unique in this regard.  There are many ladies who know how to handle their two textures comfortably and have managed to avoid breaking or shedding hair even though they are so far post relaxing.   There are advantages to wearing both hair textures for such a long time,...

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How To: Tell If Your Hair Is Damaged
Apr13

How To: Tell If Your Hair Is Damaged

You might be thinking that after seeing this topic that you know pretty much when your hair is damaged so there is no need for an extensive analysis but the truth is, quite a few ladies do not know whether their hair is damaged or not.   They know it gives them problems now and then and it itches sometimes, and it sheds a lot around the winter season, but have no idea how to tell if the hair is damaged. This article is meant to shed...

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Overcoming Traction Alopecia in Black Women in Three Easy Ways
Apr13

Overcoming Traction Alopecia in Black Women in Three Easy Ways

A hair in the head is worth two in the brush.  ~Oliver Herford Have you ever seen a woman with a wide hair part, wide enough to know that she lost some hair from that region or stared fascinated as a young woman walks by and the side of her hair and the frontal hairline are completely gone or extremely sparse and wondered what was the issue with their hair? Well that issue is called traction alopecia, it is a condition where the...

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How To: Deep Condition Hair
Apr13

How To: Deep Condition Hair

Deep conditioner is made of a thicker conditioner that actually penetrates the hair strands.  Deep conditioners need heat in order for the hair shaft to swell and the conditioner to go inside papering over the cracks in your hair.   It is very important that whether you are using store bought conditioners or making your own,  that the conditioner gets some time to sit on the hair and penetrate the shaft of the hair.   Otherwise, you...

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Honey Masks (Two Recipes To Moisturize and Rejuvenate Skin and Hair)
Apr03

Honey Masks (Two Recipes To Moisturize and Rejuvenate Skin and Hair)

Honey is more than just golden sweetness.  It is packed with nutrients that are good for the body. Honey is one of the good sugars that your body quickly absorbs into your blood stream and converts to energy.  Honey is composed of the sugars -glucose and sucrose, and is a good source of potassium, calcium, iron, sulfur, phosphate, sodium chlorine, copper, iodine and zinc.   It is also filled with B vitamins and C. Honey does a host of...

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