Big Hair, Don’t Care:  Ways to Get Mega Volume!
Jul21

Big Hair, Don’t Care: Ways to Get Mega Volume!

I’m from New Jersey, the land of big hair.  Wendy Williams, the Real Housewives of New Jersey, Snooki, Jerseylicious, even the late great Whitney Houston – we all have one thing in common aside from our geographical roots and that is our love of big, fluffy hair!  Even if you were born with thin, fine strands there are ways to get mega volume in your hair that will give you red carpet ready looks! Add extensions. If you don’t...

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Trend to Try:  Blunt Bangs
May21

Trend to Try: Blunt Bangs

I’m completely focused on growing my real hair to long lengths, but every once and a while I get the itch for change.  Sometimes I get my fix with weaves or wigs, but that doesn’t always get it.  Recently, I changed up my look a bit with some long bangs and that scratched the itch.  There are a few different bang styles but one of the edgiest looks is blunt bangs cut precisely across, a perfect switch as the seasons...

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Natural Hair Discussion: Products for Natural Hair Only
May04

Natural Hair Discussion: Products for Natural Hair Only

For those who are meeting me for the first time, please allow me to introduce myself in one sentence:  My name is EbonyCPrincess and I am a healthy hair advocate.  I love all kinds of hair – short, long, relaxed, natural, transitioning, texturized –  literally all kinds as long as it is healthy.  If you rock wigs and weaves back-to-back, cool with me I just say don’t neglect your real hair beneath.  Because I am such...

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Moisturize Your Hair For Protection
Mar25

Moisturize Your Hair For Protection

Seasonal changes can bring a myriad of problems for your hair all of which rob your hair of its precious moisture: less moisture in the air, rougher fabrics against which your hair rubs, and colder air makes your hair more brittle, in the summer time, the sun can dry out your hair.  Dry hair leads to breakage but can be easily combated by drenching your hair in moisture for protection. Steam Treatments: Using heat when deep...

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Thinking About Getting Your First Weave?
Mar13

Thinking About Getting Your First Weave?

Weave wearing used to be a big faux pas especially for women of color because the assumption was that you needed extensions to supplement what you didn’t have.  Well, it is 2013 and things are entirely different now!  Ladies with beautiful healthy hair wear weaves regularly whether it is for convenience, cost, adding volume, length, color, glamor, or to simply achieve a different look.  That being said there are still a lot of women...

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