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Hip Length Relaxed Hair And The Regimen That Created It

I don't know if any of you relaxed ladies also follow the Relaxed Hair Health blog. If you do, you ...
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Why I Still Think That Air Drying Relaxed Hair Is Healthier Than Roller Setting

Once you have began your hair journey in earnest as a relaxed head, no doubt you will be wondering how ...
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The Curly Hair Etiquette Pamphlet – Do’s And Don’ts

You have decided to say no to the relaxer for whatever reason, and now you are now a curl girl ...
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An Easy Night Time Braid Out Routine

An Easy Night Time Braid Out Routine

One way to achieve a quick curly do in the morning without sacrificing a ton of time in the morning ...
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Using Heat To Transition To Natural Hair

Transitioning to natural hair isn’t always easy as pie as many claim especially when you have decided to keep your ...
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6 Reasons You "Can't" Go Natural

6 Reasons You “Can’t” Go Natural

I’m pretty sure it’s clear to you by now that I LOVE hair. I’m that crazy excited person you encounter ...
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Woman with shoulder length relaxed hair

Relaxed Chicks Are Beauties Too!

Hello, Beauties! A while back I was  talking to a friend of mine who has relaxed hair. Her hair was ...
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5 Frustrating Things About Natural Hair

5 Frustrating Things About Natural Hair

Natural hair is convenient, unique, great, easy to style, and versatile yada yada yada, not all the time! There are ...
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You Thought You Left These Behind When You Went Natural…

The grass is always greener on the other side right? You went natural thinking that finally everything would click into ...
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Hair Shrinkage: To Deal or Not to Deal?

Hair Shrinkage: To Deal or Not to Deal?

Shrinkage is an issue that most Naturalistas deal with. However, just as all people are different, so are the opinions ...
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7 Steps to Straightening Natural Hair

For many women who are natural, straightening their hair is a huge task in itself. The process of combing, removing ...
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relaxer

How To Choose The Right Relaxer For Your Hair Type

If you are like me, you chemically relax your strands. In doing so, you want to make sure you have ...
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Cystine

Cystine Loss In Relaxed Hair – A Look At The Science

I don’t often like to write sciency posts but when looking at relaxers and the damage they can cause it’s ...
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Natural Hair Tips for the Stylish Gal!

Wearing your hair natural is a wonderful achievement for those who for years have chemically relaxed their hair. For some ...
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Don't Hate Me 'Cause I'm Beautiful....

Don’t Hate Me ‘Cause I’m Beautiful….

Well, hello there, Gorgeous.You are looking mighty fine today.The sight of you makes my knees go weak. I can’t keep ...
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Relaxed vs natural hair ladies

Relaxed Girls VS Natural Girls Erasing Hair Care Lines

If we focused on just hair care alone, we can find many differences between how a ‘Natural girl’ takes care ...
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8 Tips To Make Your Transition From Relaxed To Natural Hair Breakage Free

Just like moving home, transitioning to natural hair is a big deal and extremely stressful to many of us starting ...
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The Top 20 Silly Things People Say When You Go Natural

The Top 20 Silly Things People Say When You Go Natural

The whole world and their mother seem to be going natural at the moment. I’ve heard the natural hair movement ...
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Relaxer Didn't Get Rid Of All Curls Kinks Or Coils? You May Not Be As Underprocessed As You Think!

Relaxer Didn’t Get Rid Of All Curls Kinks Or Coils? You May Not Be As Underprocessed As You Think!

I relax my hair completely.  Recently I posted a pictorial of my self-relaxing process and showed areas of my hair that don’t ...
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Braidout on wet hair

Your 4a Is Not My 4a. Why Braid outs May Not Be Appropriate For Everyone.

If you follow my personal blog you will know that I have recently given up wet braid outs as a ...
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4a Natural Hair With Flower

Tips On How To Summer-ize Your Hair

Summer hair is always fun normally your tresses are free and protective styling may be less frequent. As it gets ...
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Co washing natural 4a hair and the curly girl method

Co-Washing Natural Hair And The Curly Girl Method

It’s almost summer time; at least it feels like it on some days and that generally means an increase in ...
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Tips for trimming curly hair

The Best Way To Trim Curly Hair Without Losing Too Much Length

Probably the most feared part of a great hair care regimen is trimming our hair, we all want to retain ...
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The Mindset Behind Our First Perm

The Mindset Behind Our First Perm

After watching ‘Supa Fly’ for the first time with hubby I asked him the other day why he thinks there ...
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So What If Natural Hair IS A Trend!

A popular YouTube personality, who has been chronicling her very successful relaxed healthy hair journey for about three years online, ...
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5 Things That Contribute to Breakage in Relaxed Hair

5 Things That Contribute to Breakage in Relaxed Hair

We have all spent extra time inspecting every strand of hair in our combs or on the counter to see ...
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Young African American Woman Is Stressed

Are You In The Business Of Growing Your Hair Long Or In Defending Natural Hair At All Costs? Part 1

Once you come to the conclusion that majority of the items on your new years resolution list will be left ...
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Big Afro

Are You In The Business Of Growing Your Hair Long Or In Defending Natural Hair At All Costs? Part 2

In part 1 I explained that it important to undersand and accept that afro hair from an evolutionary perspective is ...
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The Dangers of Double Processing

The Dangers of Double Processing

This is an example of color treated relaxed hair Chemical hair treatments most commonly fall into one of three categories: ...
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