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#L4LHair Tip Tuesday: Inversion Method for Hair Growth

L4L Hair Tip Tuesday

  For more information, check out the full post on The Inversion Method. … [Read more...]

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Relaxer Stretching Tips | Divachyk of Relaxed Thairapy

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Most healthy hair journeyers have heard, read or been told stretching is a must to have healthy relaxed hair. For those unfamiliar, relaxer stretching refers to the practice of extending the amount of time between your retouches; Therefore instead of relaxing your new growth at the customary 6-8 week intervals you continue to "stretch" until 10+ weeks.   The purpose to relaxer stretching is to avoid overlapping previously relaxed hair and … [Read more...]

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#L4LHair Tip Tuesday: How To Silk Wrap Your Hair

L4L Hair Tip Tuesday

  For a video tutorial, check out How to Rollerwrap Your Hair. … [Read more...]

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Straightening Systems for Black Hair

Straightening Systems for Black Hair - Longing 4 Length - EbonyCPrincess

One of the newest phenomenons for Black hair, most often targeted for naturals, are the so-called "straightening systems" which are almost always keratin-based.  Keratin is a protein and when hydrolyzed (fragmented) easily deposits itself on to the hair shaft in the regions of porosity and damage.  Hydrolyzed keratin proteins are small enough to go beyond the cuticle and penetrate the hair shaft due to its low molecular weight therefore, … [Read more...]

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Healthy Hair Swim Tips for ALL Hair Types

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With Spring being right around the corner, the weather will soon be warm enough to swim whether for recreation or as our workout like Ebony. While swimming is great exercise and always fun, we must take extra precautions to protect our tresses from the harsh chlorine and salt water that’s known to wreak havoc on our hair. Here are some tips to save your hair before, during and after you go for a swim. Before DO Wet Your Hair with Water … [Read more...]

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My Protective Style Maintenance | Moisturize & Seal

Jane Carter Solution Hydrate Moisture Mist Quench Seal & Shine

I've had my flexirod updo for about a week and although it took forever and a day to achieve, this protective style is super easy to maintain even through working out!  I noticed with my last sew-in that my hair seemed drier than usual despite consistent spraying with two moisturizing products:  ApHogee Curlific Moisture Rich Leave-In Conditioner (review forthcoming) and Bee Mine Juicy Spritz.  Normally my hair feels soft, moisturized and … [Read more...]

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#L4LHair Tip Tuesday: 5 Moisture-Protein Balanced Conditioners

L4L Hair Tip Tuesday

  For more information, check out The Moisture-Protein Balance. … [Read more...]

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Best Recommended Weave Companies from Celebrity Hairstylist Gabrielle Corney

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During my interview with celebrity hairstylist Gabrielle Corney, I asked her opinions on her best recommended weave brands as well as her thoughts on so many new "pop-up" companies.  Gabi has been a celebrity stylist for over twenty years and is based out of NYC, which always has some of the best and most premier weave on the market, so her recommendations mean something in my book!  She works regularly with one of my favorite weave brands, … [Read more...]

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