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Natural Hair Discussion: Is it easier if you start with short hair?

When I first began my healthy hair journey, my hair fell to about neck and chin length.  I refrained from relaxing for seven months due to a bad relaxer service (see my hair story for more details) because I was waiting to retu...
 
 
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The Difference Between Ceramic & Titanium Flat Irons

With so many terms used to describe flat irons, it is difficult to determine what they all mean and if they are important or simply clever usage of certain “buzz” words to make the tool sound more impressive.  Most people are u...
 
 
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Acceptable Ways to Wear a Scarf in Public

As I begin this post, I pray you are not the woman of whom I speak.  The one who wears bonnets in public.  The woman who rocks rollers outside the confines of her home.  Said chick who walks around with her hair wrapped with a ...

 
 
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Rihanna’s Hair at the VMAs

I’ll be honest and tell you that while I absolutely LOVE award shows, I cannot stomach the VMAs.  Maybe I’m just too old for the foolishness, or maybe I’m simply out of touch with what’s really hot in th...
 
 
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Don’t Call My Relaxer Creamy Crack!

Some women who are new to the online hair world credit Chris Rock with coining the term ‘creamy crack’ in his documentary Good Hair, but it was a common term in the healthy hair world long before that film was even in productio...
 
 
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Celebrity Hair Crush: Holly Robinson-Peete

I think I am about two years too young to remember Holly Robinson Peete on 21 Jump Street so my first introduction was when she starred in Hangin with Mr. Cooper with Mark Curry.  I thought she was so beautiful, everything from...