Love Your Hair This Winter with Protective Styles
Dec28

Love Your Hair This Winter with Protective Styles

It never fails.  By the time you finally figured out the perfect recipe of products that allowed you to achieve perfect summer hair with perfect kinks, coils and curls that wouldn’t explode into a frizzy mess, you blinked and the cold weather season arrived.  That same list of glycerin gels and serums that worked so well for you in the humid, hot months, probably won’t do the job this winter.  Many people assume that parched, brittle...

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How To Use Hair Extensions To Grow Out Your Hair
Oct02

How To Use Hair Extensions To Grow Out Your Hair

The hair world is split between those who extoll the use of hair extensions as a means of growing hair to super long lengths, and those who angrily swear that extensions are the very reason that they sport short and damaged hair in the first place.  The thing is, both camps are right.  Some women have grown their hair 6-10 inches in a year with the help of extensions, while others have ended up looking like they were sporting bald...

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Post-Partum Hair Care
Jan10

Post-Partum Hair Care

Many women are amazed by how much faster their hair seems to grow during pregnancy, and how much thicker and stronger it feels.  However, it is crucial to pay attention to your post-partum hair care routine.  Many African-American women use protective styling like braids or wigs during their pregnancies, and they notice that they have to re-touch or re-do their hair much more often since it seems to be growing at warp speed.  They...

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How To: Grow Out Your Nape
Aug27

How To: Grow Out Your Nape

The “kitchen”,  a relatively simple name for an area of the head that causes some African-American women maaa-jor distress.  For those who don’t know, the “kitchen” refers to the nape, the area at the back of your head just above your neck.  It’s an area that has no effect at all on one woman while the woman sitting next to her is waging all out war against it, going to extreme lengths to hide it, press it, relax it and do just about...

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How To Grow Your Eyebrows
Aug20

How To Grow Your Eyebrows

Well-shaped, full eyebrows are in this season, which is great news!   Except that you’ve been un-blessed with eyebrows that resemble anorexic caterpillars stretched across your forehead.   Many women suffer from sparse eyebrow hair due to years of over-plucking.   Some never had much eyebrow hair to begin with.   The problem is that eyebrow hair is often seem a lot harder to grow back than they hair on your head.   An eyebrow hair...

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