Relaxed Texture Giveaway
Nov19

Relaxed Texture Giveaway

BHM Extensions Plus Giveaway Creativity, innovation and over 40 years of experience in manufacturing hair extensions and solutions distinguish Extensions Plus as the pioneer in providing the best quality hair products. Known for our quality and loved for our style, we provide our clients with the finest grades of real European texture, Italian and Indian Remy human hair.  With both retail and wholesale clients nationally and in the...

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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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Natural Hair Recipe:  Coconut Avocado Conditioner
Oct14

Natural Hair Recipe: Coconut Avocado Conditioner

Ever thought about making  a natural conditioner for your hair from items you have in your kitchen?  Well stop thinking about it and just do it!  Here is a recipe with only three ingredients, that you can use for your hair.   Coconut Avocado Conditioner 4 tblsp coconut oil 1 small jar of mayonnaise ½ avocado Peel the avocado and remove the pit.  Mash the avocado and mix in a bowl with the other ingredients.  Blend the mix using a...

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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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The Definition of Beauty
Sep30

The Definition of Beauty

In the 40 years since I was the first woman of color to appear on the cover of American Vogue, things in the fashion realm have gone through a world of change. And yet at the same time—unfortunately—many things have remained the same. As I wrote just last year, the absence of black runway models in high fashion is stark, and it is really startling and troubling to me. The notion of what is beautiful in black women is still a source of...

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