8 Tips To Ensure That You Get The Same Texlaxed Texture Every Time

8 Tips To Ensure That You Get The Same Texlaxed Texture Every Time

Texlaxing is one of those newfangled words/techniques that came about as part of the healthy hair revolution a few years ...
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Why Do Women Still Use Relaxers? - A Retailer's Perspective

Why Do Women Still Use Relaxers? – A Retailer’s Perspective

We receive very interesting emails here at BHI and while most of them are your standard ‘help me make my hair better’ ...
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A Look At The Cathy Howse Regimen For Relaxed Hair

A Look At The Cathy Howse Regimen For Relaxed Hair

Cathy Howse used to be known as the don of relaxed hair and even though she is natural now her ...
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Finger Detangling - How To Go Comb Free For Natural Or Relaxed Hair

Finger Detangling – How To Go Comb Free For Natural Or Relaxed Hair

I am the ultimate minimalist. If I could find one product that washed, conditioned and styled my hair all in ...
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Moisturizing Your New Growth In Relaxed Hair To Avoid Breakage

Moisturizing Your New Growth In Relaxed Hair To Avoid Breakage

You know that awkward moment when you have just finished detangling, moisturizing and sealing your relaxed ends and all of a sudden you get ...
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A Healthy Hair Regimen For Relaxed Hair

A Healthy Hair Regimen For Relaxed Hair

Relaxed hair care can be a touch cookie to crack if you don't know what you are doing but not ...
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Lets Talk Curly Perms, Are They A Real Alternative To A Relaxer?

We are well into the year and now that the hangovers and questionable party hair are just a blurry memory, ...
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Is Avoiding Run Off The Real Benefit Of Stretching Your Relaxer?

Is Avoiding Run Off The Real Benefit Of Stretching Your Relaxer?

We all know that stretching relaxers is something that many long haired relaxed ladies have in common. After the recent look ...
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Long Healthy Relaxed Hair Pyramid - A Regimen At A Glance

Long Healthy Relaxed Hair Pyramid – A Regimen At A Glance

Just like diets, it’s difficult if not impossible to create a one size fits all approach to relaxed hair care ...
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Hair color on relaxed hair

Tips To Air Drying Relaxed Hair Successfully

One of the most valuable techniques to learn while on a hair journey is: air drying but it can also ...
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hip length hair

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Airdrying vs. Rollersetting:  Which is the healthiest option?

Airdrying vs. Rollersetting: Which is the healthiest option?

I used to be of the thought that if limiting direct heat use is good, then eliminating heat altogether must ...
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Just relaxed. Now what?

So, you’ve just gotten a relaxer and are now ready for your first wash, but you don’t know what to ...
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Tips for Airdrying Relaxed Hair

Tips for Airdrying Relaxed Hair

Airdrying is one of the healthiest hair practices adopted by many hair journeyers.  Regardless of whether you plan to use ...
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Styling and Caring for Relaxed Hair

Styling and Caring for Relaxed Hair

After having your hair relaxed, the question as to what to do with your hair between appointments arises. There isn’t ...
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Is Relaxed Hair Off Trend?

Is Relaxed Hair Off Trend?

Many ladies on healthy hair journeys (myself included) defend our use of wigs, ponytails, and weaves by stating they are ...
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The Process Of Relaxing Your Hair

The Process Of Relaxing Your Hair

Relaxing hair requires the utmost care and attention. This is not a process that should be undertaken when either you ...
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What Are Ceramides And What Do They Mean For Your Hair

So what are ceramides and do you need them in your regimen? Ceramides are one of 3 naturally occurring lipids aka fatty ...
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Air Drying Relaxed African American Hair

One look at any hair care forum and you will find loads of ladies who are perplexed or frustrated by ...
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Heat Training Hair: A Balanced View

Since featuring Brittany, an avid heat training enthusiast, on the website a few weeks ago, I have had few emails ...
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Neck length relaxed hair

If All Else Fails Go Natural?

It comes as no surprise that the most common question I get asked is ‘How can I grow my hair ...
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Relaxing, texturizing and texlaxing Black hair

Relaxing, texturizing and texlaxing Black hair

Which one is for you? Relaxing, texturizing and texlaxing are in actual fact quite similar. All 3 involve the use ...
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Stop Relaxed Hair From Breaking

Get a new head of hair by stopping those ends from breaking off So you’ve finally taken the plunge and ...
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Flowing short relaxed hair

Tutorial on How To Give Relaxed Hair Movement. Yes even short Relaxed Hair!

Beat the dryness and get your hair moving! If you have read the previous article, you will already know why ...
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Lady with medium length relaxed hair

The Basic Steps Of Giving Relaxed Hair Movement. Yes even short relaxed hair!

Understand why your hair is straight but stiff and attain soft flowing hair All hair is made up of the ...
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