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Ampro Protein Free Styling Products | Demo + Giveaway

Ampro Protein Free Styling Product

If you are a subscriber to my YouTube Channel (EbonyCPrincess) then you may remember my mention of these products in my recent huge hair haul video.  I was lucky enough to receive the new full line of Ampro protein free styling products to not only try but also host a giveaway for L4L readers, there will be three winners!  Provided was the Clear Ice® Coconut Oil Styling Gel, Foaming Wrap Lotion, Oil-Free Gloss Spray, Shining Serum and Thermal … [Read more...]

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Hair Straightening Treatments | Which Is Best for You?

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I recently shared a bit of information about some of the new hair straightening treatments that are quickly becoming all the rage.  Often presented as safer alternative to relaxers, there is quite a bit of intrigue and even skepticism surrounding these systems.  I would venture to say, most are concerned that the promises to temporarily loosen curl patterns for weeks at a time is are false.  I cannot blame you, after all whenever there is … [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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Best Recommended Weave Companies from Celebrity Hairstylist Gabrielle Corney

best recommended weave companies - gabrielle corney indique - longing 4 length

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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Indian Herbs for Hair | Benefits & Common Uses

Indian Herbs for Hair - Ayurvedic Herbs for Hair - Longing 4 Length

Ayurveda is a traditional system of medicine native to India based on Hinduism that stresses use of plant-based medicine and treatments.  Previously I posted a full article on the benefits of amla, but there are many additional Indian herbs for hair and overall health benefits.  This post will give a quick overview of some of the five most common Indian herbs and their benefits for hair listed alphabetically. Amla (Emblica … [Read more...]

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Shea Moisture Tahitian Noni & Monoi Collection | Product Information

Shea Moisture Tahitian Noni & Monoi Collection Review - Longing 4 Length - EbonyCPrincess

I'm so excited about my first upcoming official review featuring Shea Moisture products!  Shea Moisture has taken the hair world by storm and are "must haves" for many ladies, both natural and relaxed, but I have never used any items enough to fully review.  I have however recommended them at length to friends and family and used them whenever I visit home because my mother has a full arsenal of Shea Moisture.  So when they offered to send me … [Read more...]

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L4L Christmas Wish List Ideas

L4L Christmas Wish List Hair Edition

Everyone KNOWS how much I love Christmas and how big my family celebrates it!  Starting with thankfulness for the birth of Christ, to the love shared with family, great food and amazing memories - it by far is my favorite holiday.  In fact, my Christmas shopping is complete, I'm always super early and I just love gift giving!  Anyway, every year my family asks what I want for Christmas.  Now, if you did not know my brother and I, and you … [Read more...]

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L4L Relaxer Recommendations

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As many of my faithful followers know, my staple relaxer for the past two years has been Optimum Care Salon Collection No-Lye relaxer.  Up until I tried this relaxer, I did not have a particular brand that I loved and swore by - they all pretty much straightened my hair decently but I never noticed any major differences during or prior to my HHJ.  However, I have not been one who switches their relaxer with each touch up and only started self … [Read more...]

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