Braids

9 Helpful Ways to Keep Your Hair Frizz Free when Installing Braids

Braids By Guvia “I just got my hair braided 2 weeks ago and they are already getting frizzy!” I’m sure ...
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The Top 10 Hair Butters that Soften Natural Hair

The Top 10 Hair Butters that Soften Natural Hair

I’m sure the purists would argue that only a whipped pure hard fat like cocoa butter, shea butter or even ...
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Kim Owens

Stylist Profile – Kim Owens

1. Introduce yourself and which salon if any you work at… My name is Kim Owens, I am the Owner, ...
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10 Tips to Follow for a Successful Crochet Braids Install

Crochet braids have really made a comeback more than ever and has made an impact as something that woman can do ...
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What Science Says about Hair Growth and How Real Life Differs

Here’s a fun fact for you: a single bolt of lightning has enough energy to toast 100,000 slices of bread ...
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Bantu knots

6 Tips for the Best Bantu Knot Out Ever

I have been struggling with bantu knot outs since I first began my transitioning journey! Out of all of the ...
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Eskimohair

Eskimohair Shows How She Makes Straight Hair into Afro Textured Hair [Video]

Afro textured hair can be a bit of a phenom don’t you think? Eskimohair uses some flat straw like devices ...
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Jumbo Twists

4 Protective Styling No-Nos We Need to Seriously Think About

Protective styles are the perfect time to give our natural hair a break, and they give us the option to ...
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Five Tips that May Limit the Wash Day Stress for Your Toddler

For some of us, healthy hair care is a family thing that includes the children and rightly so too; for ...
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Need a Trim? Here are 4 Ways to Trim Your Natural Hair

Need a Trim? Here are 4 Ways to Trim Your Natural Hair

When it comes to trimming or dusting the ends of your natural hair, things aren’t as complicated as they might ...
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How to Stop Hair Line and Root Damage Due to Protective Styles

As amazing as protective styles are it can be difficult to keep the roots of your hair including your hair ...
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5 Reasons the Hair Typing System is Totally Overrated

5 Reasons the Hair Typing System is Totally Overrated

When I started my healthy hair journey (HHJ) and learned there was a system in place that helps you determine ...
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Melanese People Can Teach Us a Valuable Lesson in Judgement, Culture, and Race

I bet you didn’t see this one coming. Neither did I. Blacks with naturally blonde hair? That’s strange for those ...
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How to Take Care of Your Natural Hair under a Weave

Many of us have decided that wearing a weave is the best protective style for your natural hair. Or maybe ...
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4 Natural Hair Softener Recipes And Products

4 Natural Hair Softener Recipes and Products that Every Girl Should Know

Although natural kinks and curls are gorgeous, some naturalistas like to take advantage of the cooler months by flat ironing ...
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3 Not So Out of the Box Bad Hair Day Fixes

We all have those days – you know, when our hair just does NOT want to cooperate. Personally, my hair ...
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My Hair Salon Nightmare: Scissor Happy and Rough

A few weeks ago I decided to go to the same hair salon that my sister frequently visits to get ...
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Poets Alysia Harris and Alex Elle's Story - Being Black with Little to No Hair

Poets Alysia Harris and Alex Elle’s Story – Being Black with Little to No Hair

mypoeticinsanity.BlogSpot.com For those of you who are poetry lovers, Alysia Harris and Alex Elle is probably all too familiar for ...
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A Must Watch!- 100 Years of Natural Hairstyles Done in Less Than a Minute (Part 1 And 2)

A Must Watch!- 100 Years of Natural Hairstyles Done in Less Than a Minute (Part 1 And 2)

This video was way too awesome not to share; it has been running around the natural hair community this week, ...
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5 Head Bands That Can Jazz Up Any Look

Head bands are one of my favorite accessories for my natural hair, they jazz up your look even on a ...
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How Young is too Young when Using Extensions in a Child’s Hair?

I am going to venture out on a limb here and say that this is a matter of opinion and ...
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3 Reasons You Should Not Get a Vixen Sew In

3 Reasons You Should Not Get a Vixen Sew In

So I have another wedding to attend in May, and since I am on this “New Year New me” thing ...
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How to Remove that Shine From Your Synthetic Wig Using 2 Odd Ingredients

This is pretty neat! You have heard of just using Talc (baby powder) to dull a wig’s unwanted shine, but this ...
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6 Simple and Realistic Goals You Can Set for Your Hair in 2015

6 Simple and Realistic Goals You Can Set for Your Hair in 2015

Making goals each year is a good thing because it gives you something to look forward to and a challenge ...
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Four 90's Hairstyles That We Still Wear Today

Four 90’s Hairstyles that We Still Wear Today

The 90’s was an epic time; I think as we lived through it we didn’t realize how awesome it was ...
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5 Hair Practices We Do That Everyone Says Are Bad For Us

5 Hair Practices We Do That Everyone Says Are Bad For Us

Okay we get it! We get that we shouldn’t use certain products to care for our hair or we don’t ...
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My Thoughts on White Women Wearing Braids and Other Kinky Styles

My Thoughts on White Women Wearing Braids and Other Kinky Styles

This topic has been quite controversial with all of the ruckus about supposedly “white people stealing the black culture and ...
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Stylist Feature - Zenzelenuru

Stylist Feature – Zenzelenuru

Introduce yourself and which salon if any you work at… Blessings, I’m Zenzele Nuru, of Sankofa Duafe Design Studio, and ...
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10 Ways to Use Raw Cocoa Butter in Your Hair Regimen

10 Ways to Use Raw Cocoa Butter in Your Hair Regimen

Most people love a little cocoa in one form or another: Cocoa Butter, chocolate, Cocoa Oil, not to mention that ...
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3 Beautiful Bun Styles for Locs of All Lengths

3 Beautiful Bun Styles for Locs of All Lengths

So y’all, I was going on my daily commute just minding my own business, until I saw this gorgeous lady ...
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6 Tips to Safely Flat Iron Natural Hair

6 Tips to Safely Flat Iron Natural Hair

While some naturals decide not to straighten their hair at ALL during their natural hair journey, some, like myself still ...
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Top 10 Braided Styles That Gave Us Life In 2014

Top 10 Braided Styles That Gave Us Life In 2014

2014 was the year of hairstyles for the hair community at large. Now that most of us have discovered the ...
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Stylist Feature: Tangela Palmer

Stylist Feature: Tangela Palmer

Introduce yourself and which salon if any do you work … Hello everyone, my name is Tangie, and I’m a ...
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A Pictorial Guide On What to Do When Strangers Want to Touch Your Hair

A Pictorial Guide On What to Do When Strangers Want to Touch Your Hair

  Afrobella.com We tackle this subject at least a couple times per year because to be frank, it is a ...
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Installing Box Braids And Twists On Your TWA Could Be Very Damaging

Installing Box Braids And Twists On Your TWA Could Be Very Damaging

Red bumps caused from braids being too tight. If you have done the big chop and are now sporting a ...
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The Hair Type Chart - Discover Your Hair Type

The Hair Type Chart – Discover Your Hair Type

Embed Code: Share the graphic on your website!  From BlackHairInformation.com What is your hair type? So, you have the letter ...
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4 Different Ways to Rock And Accessorize Your TWA

4 Different Ways to Rock And Accessorize Your TWA

Sometimes the TWA (teeny weeny afro) can get a little boring. You began to feel – not so like woman, ...
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3 Hairstyles You Can Use To Blend Your Hair While Transitioning

3 Hairstyles You Can Use To Blend Your Hair While Transitioning

Are you transitioning? Well if you are then you have come to the right place. One of the things that ...
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How To: 2 Ways To Create Crochet Wigs

How To: 2 Ways To Create Crochet Wigs

If you’ve been looking around Instagram and Pinterest lately, you’ve probably seen a couple ladies rocking crochet braids. Crochet braids ...
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6 Words That Have Completely Different Meanings To Naturals

6 Words That Have Completely Different Meanings To Naturals

As naturals, we have our own language, don’t we? It isn’t that we do not want to invite others to ...
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