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4 Ways to Love Your Natural Hair | How to love your curls

Loving your curls may seem easy, however, it can be hard for some naturals, especially newly naturals. Transitioning from your relaxed to natural hair may be a struggle because you are used to having straight hair. In addition, it is all you know. During the struggle, you have to remember to trust the process. Eventually you will start to love your natural curls but if it's taking too long to achieve, here a few steps to take to speed up the process.

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The Best Natural Hair Products for Moisture

After being natural for years I've learned that moisture is the key to healthy looking hair! When your hair is moisturized it shines, it doesn't break easily, it grows longer and it looks great.  After making natural hair products for several years I have discovered the only thing that most natural girls need is a water based cream, like The Rosemary Grapefruit Lime Curl Cream to hydrate and soften the driest and thickest hair textures.   The Rosemary Grapefruit Lime Curl Softening Cream is made with Rosemary essential oil which encourages hair growth by improving blood flow to the scalp and Aloe Vera to nourish and repair. Continue Reading... This amazing product was featured on VOGUE! The Curl Softening Cream is an intense...

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What to do when you're tired of your natural hair?

  What to do when you've become overwhelmed or bored with managing your natural hair: If you're like me, sometimes you have "bad hair days"; where your style didn't turn out the way you wanted, days where you don’t feel like styling your hair or days where you're simply over your hair. You might be continually faced with negative looks and comments like "you need to comb that", "what did you do to your hair?",  "your hair is dry" or the age old insult, "your hair looks nappy". I'm sure you've found the confidence to wear your natural hair by now but sometimes you might be bothered by comments like these or discouraged about your natural look, so here are 8 ways to help you...

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How to Maintain Medium Length Natural Hair

So, you've reached neck or shoulder length natural hair... you will start to realize, if you haven't already, that this can be a very daunting stage because it looks like your hair is stuck at this stage and won’t grow any further or maybe you feel there’s just too much hair to work with. Yes, having so much hair can be stressful and there my be days when you just want to cut it all off, but here are three tips on how to care for medium length natural hair and make it easier to maintain. 1. MOISTURIZE - Now that your hair is longer you’re going to have to add moisture more often than before. The ends of your hair may tend to get...

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Understanding Hair Porosity

Now that we are learning how to maintain black natural hair we are starting to learn more about hair in general.  Many women may find that their natural hair is too much to manage because it is too dry and it is hard to find a product that will work on their hair. When they apply product to their hair it doesn't penetrate the hair or they might need to apply a copious amount of product in order for their hair to stay moisturized. Well, one of the reasons your natural hair might be dry is due to the fact that you have low or high porosity hair, which means the hair shafts are either too open or closed, which then effects the way moisture penetrates the...

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