How To: Overcome a Hair Setback
Nov16

How To: Overcome a Hair Setback

Are you dealing with a setback in your healthy hair journey?  Have parts of your hair broken off, thinned out, or began to shed excessively?  If you are in the midst of a setback after putting effort into growing healthy long hair, I imagine you are feeling a bit discouraged.  I can definitely understand what you are experiencing because last year I at least the last two inches or more of my hair was thin and see-through, not healthy...

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Trend to Try: Mid-Length Bob
Nov01

Trend to Try: Mid-Length Bob

Years ago, bob styles were always on the shorter side and often tapered in the back.  Remember the iconic blond bob made famous by T-boz?  Chin and ear length hair is what I associated with the word “bob.” And back in the day, with the exception of T-boz, bob hairstyles always seemed kind of matronly to me – not a look I aim for!  Even if you are a mother, you can always stay on trend!  While there is nothing wrong...

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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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