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  • Tips for reducing breakage in natural hair

    Hair breakage and split ends are particularly annoying for girls with natural hair, as they affect length which is already hard-earned! Hair breakage occurs when the protective cuticle (outermost layer of the strand) is destroyed at any point along the length of the shaft. Try these tips for reducing hair breakage in natural hair. Lather […]

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  • Reflecting On Our New Year’s Resolution Hair Regime

    We’re just past half way through the year, and by now most have forgotten or broken New Year’s resolution promises. The biggest excuse is usually that life gets in the way and becomes more difficult to stick to a hair regime. I hope most have followed through on the original hair resolutions. I am proud […]

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  • 5 hair growth tips for African hair

    If you are a lady with natural African hair, you may be hearing a lot of hype over how to get your hair to grow faster, with many ladies longing for that long, flowing look. While growing your hair does require patience, African hair growth also requires healthy hair maintenance and there are many misconceptions […]

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  • How To Get My Style To Last Longer

    I always look forward to styling my hair, it is a nice relaxing time for me to treat myself and my hair well. The downside is how often I have to style it. You get a fresh new style, but eventually have to wash it, re-style it, or tie it up to exercise. And afterwards […]

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  • The evolution of African hairstyles

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    Black hair has evolved a lot over time and has a long and interesting history. Throughout American history, African hairstyles and hair products were interwoven into societal changes and events that shaped history. In this post, we take a look at the important events and milestones which tell the story of the evolution of African […]

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  • The ins and outs of using hair gel

    Hair gel is a fantastic product as it provides a lot of hold for your hair, but it can go terribly wrong if you don’t use it properly. If you add too much, hair can become visibly sticky and tacky looking. In this article, we discuss the different types of hair gels, as well as […]

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  • Back to School is Back to Basics

    Back to School is an exciting and often unnerving time. I have often experienced that the schoolwork is the least of my concerns. We all want to look fabulous when walking back through the school doors, and as we all know our hair is one of our greatest concerns. Your back to school hair care […]

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  • My New Year’s Hair Regime Resolution

    Another new year has come, and with it a number of resolutions which I heartily intend to keep. However, I also know that most New Year’s resolutions tend to last only until the end of February, when life gets in the way and the promises I made to myself falls along the wayside. I’m sure […]

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  • Tips for minimizing damage when applying heat to natural hair

    Us girls love using heat, whether it’s for flat ironing or blow drying. However, heat usage does pose a threat to healthy natural hair including split ends and permanently straight strands! Don’t worry though, because heat usage can be fine if done in moderation and in combination with a high-moisture, high-strength, moderate-heat routine which is […]

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