5 Hair Tools That Have Improved My Hair
Oct30

5 Hair Tools That Have Improved My Hair

At the core of having healthy hair is keeping it clean, moisturized and providing the right amount of protein.  A great diet, exercise and drinking plenty of water are equally important.  Finding the proper products ranks third but building an arsenal of the proper hair tools is often overlooked.  The brand may not be as important but trust me, the types of products you use to keep your hair healthy matters! Seamless Combs:  I own...

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Celebrity Hair Crush:  Afro-Latina Actresses
Oct25

Celebrity Hair Crush: Afro-Latina Actresses

The term Afro-Latino is not widely used and I first heard it during an interview with the lovely Tatyana Ali on an episode of The Mo’Nique Show.  She openly discussed her ethnicity and I was very intrigued – I must admit I do not fully understand the differences between race, ethnicity, nationality, culture, etc.  I mean I’ve been taught, I’ve looked it up, but I can openly admit that I’m still not sure...

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Dressy Protective Style: Braided Bun Updo
Oct24

Dressy Protective Style: Braided Bun Updo

Royal. Elegant. Classy. Chic.  These are the words that immediately comes to mind when I see this braided bun updo!  I remember trying to duplicate it back in high school when it was worn regularly by Mary J. Blige.  It is such an easy style yet beautiful and definitely appropriate for the dressiest of occasions.  You can create this style with either a ponytail (use a phony pony or hair extensions if you need additional length)...

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Hair Steamers – Your Secret Weapon for Moisture!
Oct23

Hair Steamers – Your Secret Weapon for Moisture!

Hair steaming was all the rage in the BHM hair forums, ladies swore it was their holy grail item literally calling it the “best thing that’s happened to their hair”.  I was a bit skeptical because I know how these trends come and go – everybody raves about an item, tons of reviews pop up around the net and 9-10 months later nobody seems to be talking about it.  I kind’ve figured it to be one of those.  I...

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Natural Hair Does Not Always Equal Do It Yourself
Oct22

Natural Hair Does Not Always Equal Do It Yourself

When I first “discovered” the online healthy hair community a few years ago, I became fascinated with researching ingredients, methods, techniques, products and anything that would help my hair become healthier and grow longer.  I excitedly shared this information with my friends and family and was met with a bunch of different reactions.  Although I wear my hair relaxed, I encouraged my mother to transition to natural hair because...

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