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3 Ways To Make Relaxed Hair Curly

A friend of mine recently commented that relaxed hair is boring. Her beef with the whole relaxed hair process is that your hair is straight and if you don’t want it to break off you can’t do many things with it. Well, that’s no...
 
 
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Super Foods for Beautiful Hair and Skin

A brief overview of some organic and healthy foods that will boost your metabolism and hair growth. Eggs Hair is mainly made up of protein so a diet rich in protein is important. Eggs contain high quality protein, fats, vitamin...

 
 
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Relaxed Hair Glossary

The following is a listing of terms most associated with relaxed hair.  Please view out Natural Hair Glossary for other terms that may be relevant to both relaxed and natural hair. APL | Arm Pit Length A term used to describe t...
 
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The Importance of the Black Family (Then & Now)

We all know that the black family structure is almost non existent in today’s society. None of us will truly realize how much effort our ancestors put into maintaining and providing for their families while having the wor...

 
 
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The Healthiest Way to Style Hair: Roller Setting

Hair Styling is the finishing touch to your crown and glory; there are many ways to style your hair, but not all of these are healthy ways. A lot of people use heat on their hair every single day, by using curling or flat irons...
 
 
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Why is my hair so dry?

When I first joined BHM, I was on every Natural Hair and Hair Growth thread searching for a cure to the incessant breakage and dryness my kinky, coily, highly-textured tresses were suffering.  I was deep-conditioning weekly wit...

 
 
 
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Oil Cleansing Method

If you have spent hundreds or even thousands of dollars trying out facial products only to still have problem skin, you may kick yourself after reading this. The truth is, most commercial facial cleansers are extremely over-pri...
 
 
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The Perfect Shade of Red for Ethnic Skin

The color red is indicative of seduction and passion. Additionally, according to scientists, red is the color of attraction. With that said, it’s no wonder why every woman wants to wear a bold red lip color at some point. It ma...

 
 
 
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Two Ways to Stop Hair Shedding Dead in Its Tracks

So you finally grew your hair to a length that you can put in a ponytail and now it’s shedding like crazy.  That seems to be the problem that most of us have experienced at one point during our hair journey.  One day you are co...