Natural Products Are Desirable But Not Necessarily Better Than Synthetic Ones

Natural vs synthetic hair products

Raw foodism has gained in popularity in the last decade or so with restaurants and online stores popping up everywhere. The concept behind this lifestyle is that only "living" food which has not been heated above 116 degrees can be consumed.

Heating food above 116 degrees destroys the enzymes and essentially the "life force" in the food so basically while following this lifestyle, all food is consumed raw.

While this diet may come across as extreme to the average Jane, one could argue that cooking food actually is unnatural because no other species does it.

But on the flip side of the raw food debate, it has been shown that cooking food breaks down plant and animal flesh fibers making nutrients more available. This means that when we consume cooked food, it reduces our energy requirements while at the same time increasing the amount of calories that our brains can consume.

This very "unnatural" thing has boosted cognitive function, increasing our brain size and turning us into the modern humans who created the world around us. In layman's terms, cooking made us smarter.

I bet you are wondering how this relates to hair care. Allow me to explain....


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About Alma Ruddock


I’m Alma Ruddock, the founder and editor-in-chief of Blackhairinformation.com. I stumbled on a hair care forum back in 2008 frustrated with my breaking relaxed hair and the information that I found there changed the fate of my hair, and quite possibly my life, forever! I immediately started to transition to natural hair and started BlackHairInformation.com as a way to help both myself and other women of color achieve their dreams of long healthy hair. I have now achieved my goal length and I continue to help others achieve their dreams too. My three passions are hair, art and entrepreneurship and I love to be able to bring my unique view on hair growth and successful hair journeys to our readers. I am an eternal optimist and workaholic. In addition to BHI I have founded quite a few other websites and businesses including Elongtress Hair Vitamins and Urban Gyal which all fall under the umbrella of my company Coils Media Ltd.

About Alma Ruddock


I’m Alma Ruddock, the founder and editor-in-chief of Blackhairinformation.com. I stumbled on a hair care forum back in 2008 frustrated with my breaking relaxed hair and the information that I found there changed the fate of my hair, and quite possibly my life, forever! I immediately started to transition to natural hair and started BlackHairInformation.com as a way to help both myself and other women of color achieve their dreams of long healthy hair. I have now achieved my goal length and I continue to help others achieve their dreams too. My three passions are hair, art and entrepreneurship and I love to be able to bring my unique view on hair growth and successful hair journeys to our readers. I am an eternal optimist and workaholic. In addition to BHI I have founded quite a few other websites and businesses including Elongtress Hair Vitamins and Urban Gyal which all fall under the umbrella of my company Coils Media Ltd.

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