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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Nicole Ari Parker Saves Your Do
Dec13

Nicole Ari Parker Saves Your Do

Actress.  Mom. Wife.  Business Woman.  Nicole Ari Parker became a household name in her role as Teri Parker in the TV series, Soul Food.  Today, her reach is far beyond acting.   Not only is she on the small and big screen, but she also serves as an advocate for health and wellness in the black community. Save Your Do Years ago, Nicole Ari Parker noticed that her desire to maintain her hairstyle interfered with her workout regimen....

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