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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Deals and Steals on Hair Extensions
Jul21

Deals and Steals on Hair Extensions

If you missed the Summer Hair, Heat, & Beat Sweepstakes, don’t worry!  There are other deals and steals for the month of July & August! The following are the promotions and deals on Limelight hair extensions from July 15 – August 15 1) EXCLUSIVE SUMMERTIME ONLY SPECIAL: All Summer long – June 2-September 2 – Buy any bundle and get one of equal or lesser value completely FREE! This is a great buy one get...

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Moisturizing Products for Dry Hair
Jul15

Moisturizing Products for Dry Hair

If you struggle to keep your hair from being dry, then you know in warmer months, particularly summer, it can be even harder for you to keep your hair moisturized.  So what can you do to to keep your tresses from being dry?  Aside from using a hair steamer for your conditioning treatments, you have to find and use a styler and/or moisturizer that won’t feel great when you apply it, but then dry your hair out later. There are...

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Feather Flat Iron: The Art of Thermal Relaxing
Jun05

Feather Flat Iron: The Art of Thermal Relaxing

A few years ago I stumbled across a video of a stylist flat ironing the hair of a child.  What was intriguing to me was that the iron was extremely thin, and I had never seen anything like it.  The stylist took so much pride in her work as she was trying to demonstrate the effectiveness of the iron and technique.  It turns out that what she was doing was a little more than just flat ironing; she was perfecting the art of Thermal...

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The 5 Best Moisture Boosting Ingredients You Should Know
Mar11

The 5 Best Moisture Boosting Ingredients You Should Know

Ethnic hair has been proven to be the driest hair type (when compared to Caucasian, Asian and Hispanic hair) so keeping moisture levels high to avoid breakage is key for not only retaining length to grow long hair, but to simply have healthy hair.  The only way to keep your hair properly moisturized is understanding which ingredients best promote moisture. Water:  Known as the “ultimate moisturizer” because the job of all...

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