Add Volume to Limp Hair
Jan14

Add Volume to Limp Hair

Let’s face it, there is nothing glamorous about lifeless flat hair.   Unfortunately, many of us were born with it and have no idea how to style it.   Ponytails are cute but it does not have to be a life sentence.   There are more options to adding life to your hair than you can wrap your brain around and I am going to tell you about a few.   Teasing is not the best option, especially for Black hair as our hair is naturally dryer...

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Best Homemade Hair Moisturizer in Five Minutes!
Jun18

Best Homemade Hair Moisturizer in Five Minutes!

Having natural hair, I have struggled with numerous products promising to add moisture to my dry and crunchy hair.   In one year, I practically ran through eight different product lines, but nothing seemed to help me with my dilemma.   I could have opted for those pricey products I saw on TV but what if they did not work?   I would pretty much be in the exact same predicament as before only this time with an empty wallet. Being a wife...

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Hair Diary of a Little Black Girl
May30

Hair Diary of a Little Black Girl

Monday September, 3rd “Dear Diary, Today is my first day of school and I’m a little scared because I’m the only colored girl in the entire school.   It’s not so bad though, because my momma packed my favorite lunch and she fixed my hair so pretty with a ribbon in my braids.   My momma combed my hair with a hot comb today because it’s a special day for me.   When I looked around my class, all the girls had white skin and straight hair...

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Girl Talk: His \ Her First Impression of You
May18

Girl Talk: His \ Her First Impression of You

Where the hair styles of the Black woman is concerned, there are more than can be counted, with new ones being created almost every day.   No one trend lasts longer than a few months as they change as often as do the seasons.   However, the only thing that remains constant about our style is the fact that it is ever changing.   Aside from loving to look fabulous everywhere we go, what is the real reason why we feel the need to...

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Hair Breakage: Prevent It Before It Starts
May14

Hair Breakage: Prevent It Before It Starts

When new growth appears at the roots at an average of a quarter inch or more per month, it indicates that the scalp it grows from is healthy enough to produce hair naturally. However, when the length does not increase, this is indicative of breakage. Not to confuse breakage with shedding, breakage occurs at a weak spot along the hair shaft and not from the root. There are numerous reasons why breakage occurs and in all instances needs...

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