Adding Apple Cider Vinegar to Your Hair Regimen
Nov12

Adding Apple Cider Vinegar to Your Hair Regimen

When I went natural, I was immediately converted into a kitchen beautifician — literally and figuratively. More and more I find myself reaching for products usually found in the kitchen. One of my favorite “hair” products is apple cider vinegar. To be honest, I never purchased ACV until I went natural. I’ve purchased white vinegar — to clean chicken and mirrors, alike– but not ACV. But like other...

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How to Retain Length with Natural Hair
Oct02

How to Retain Length with Natural Hair

The two most common questions women with natural hair ask: 1) How do I get my hair to grow faster? and 2) How do I retain length? Most of question #1 is out of control. Although you can influence hair growth through a balanced diet and supplements, much of hair growth is genetic. On average, hair grows about 1/2 inch a month. For some it grows faster, while for others it grows slower. But what do we have a lot more control over?...

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Textured Beauty: Nicole
Jun22

Textured Beauty: Nicole

Name: Nicole Tell us about yourself:  I am the founder of www.naturalnicole.com.   I created Natural Nicole to inspire, uplift and encourage people who are on their natural hair journey.   I enjoy spending time with my husband and family.   I love to read, write, dance, and cook.   I’m an avid fan of Author Reshonda Tate Billingsley and my favorite fish is Salmon which is also good for growing healthy hair!   I’m trained in ballet and...

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Natural Bride: Sandra
Jun10

Natural Bride: Sandra

Name: Sandra Tell us about yourself:   32 year old Haitian woman raised in Brooklyn, NY working in the women’s health field in New Jersey Tell us about your fiance/husband:   32 year old Trinidadian man raised in Brooklyn, NY working in the health field in New York with business overseas. How long have you been together? How did you meet?  Our dating anniversary is June 2, 1998 making it 15 years ever since we’ve been together.  My...

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Naturally ReDefined 2nd Annual Expo
Dec19

Naturally ReDefined 2nd Annual Expo

  New York.   Atlanta.  Philly.   When you think major hair expos, you normally think of major metropolitan cities, right?   Well on Saturday, September 28th, Akira Grenardo-Drummond and Tywanda Howie put Delaware on the map.   The Second Annual Naturally ReDefined Expo attracted over 600 attendees to Newark, Delaware.   Held on the University of Delaware campus, the event featured over 60 vendors, 9 workshops and 15 performers....

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