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Add A Splash Of Color To Your Hair Without The Damage

With spring here and with the warmer weather approaching, it’s the perfect time to add some color to your luxurious ...
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Summer Style – Bun Updo With Braid Detail

Standard buns are great to wear every day, if you are a grandmother or work in a  prison. But for ...
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Tips For Breaking Out Of Style Boredom

Tips For Breaking Out Of Style Boredom

Have you ever been so bored with your hair that it leads to pure frustration and unhappiness? There are some ...
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Oval face shape

Choosing The Right Hairstyle And Glasses For Your Face Shape

Are you in the market for a new hairstyle or glasses? Before you even consider changing anything you should figure ...
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Should You Give The Next Hair Fad The Time Of Day?

Should You Give The Next Hair Fad The Time Of Day?

@askproy Fads travel through pop culture like wildfire. Love it or hate it, once it has caught the attention of ...
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Huge curls after a roller set pulled into a pony

Ponytails – The Easiest Low Manipulation Hairstyle For Length Retention

Huge curls after a roller set pulled into a pony I admit freely that I don’t like protective styling. I’m ...
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Understanding Flat Irons:  Ceramic, Tourmaline, Ionic and Titanium

Understanding Flat Irons: Ceramic, Tourmaline, Ionic and Titanium

There are several types of flat irons on the market, made of differing materials.  With all of the terms and ...
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Talk to the hand

Sticky Situation: Switching Stylists in the Same Shop

The Scenario:  You have been patronizing a particular stylist for months, maybe even years and at first you were pleased ...
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Should you kiss or dismiss your stylist?

Should you kiss or dismiss your stylist?

So you have formulated a hair regimen that works for you.  You’ve decided to either transition, continue to relax or ...
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Stylist In Action

How to Leave the Salon with a Smile!

Most women of color invest a lot of time and energy into their hair and it seems that once you ...
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Tips For Gorgeous Mini Twists & How To Style Them

Tips For Gorgeous Mini Twists & How To Style Them

You may have sworn off mini twists but every so often you see someone else wearing the style and suddenly ...
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How To Use A Boar Bristle Brush Without Breakage

How To Use A Boar Bristle Brush Without Breakage

I’ve heard it said that with boar bristle brushes, you either love em or hate em. If you are one ...
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What Is The Best Heat Temperature To Use On Natural And Relaxed Hair

What Is The Best Heat Temperature To Use On Natural And Relaxed Hair

Flat irons, blow dryers, curling irons and numerous other heated styling tools can be a great addition to a regimen if used ...
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The Instyler Rotating Iron On Natural Black Hair. Does It Spell The End For Your Hairdryer?

The Instyler Rotating Iron On Natural Black Hair. Does It Spell The End For Your Hairdryer?

A review of the Instyler on 4a natural black hair A big reason why a lot of you insist on ...
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Curlformers Review On 4a/4b Natural Hair

Curlformers Review On 4a/4b Natural Hair

In my never-ending quest to find the perfect curl, it wasn’t long until curlformers found their way to my door ...
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Cascading Retro Bangs - Protective Style

Cascading Retro Bangs – Protective Style

I have been trying out different methods of protective styling in order to protect my ends from the harsh winter ...
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henna

Henna for Black Hair – Natural Strengthener Or Stay Away?

As a woman who happily relaxes her hair and loves the ease and versatility of it, I do sometimes feel ...
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Tips To Get An Outrageously Natural Looking Weave - Part 2

Tips To Get An Outrageously Natural Looking Weave – Part 2

@ngozithestylist Yesterday I posted the first part in this series of posts on how to get a natural looking weave ...
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Tips To Get An Outrageously Natural Looking Weave - Part 1

Tips To Get An Outrageously Natural Looking Weave – Part 1

@chula_mammi Bad weaves annoy me. It may sound harsh but in the fast world we live in with computers having ...
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Wig Care 101:  Making your synthetic wigs last

Wig Care 101: Making your synthetic wigs last

Wigs are a wonderful accessory to have whether you utilize them to protect your hair or to change up your ...
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Hair Bow Bun

How to Create a Hair Bow Bun – Tutorial with Video

This is a cute style that can be enjoyed by adults and children alike.  A great way to jazz up ...
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Styling Relaxed Hair for the Holiday Season

Unbelievably it is that time of year again when all the end-of-year office and family festivities demand that you get ...
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A Cheat’s Guide to Maximising Relaxed Hair

As you flip through those glossy colourful hair magazines you find yourself wondering how all these woman manage to have ...
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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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Tips for Perfecting a Bantu Knot Out

Tips for Perfecting a Bantu Knot Out

I tried several bantu knot outs over the first two years of my healthy hair journey without any success.  This ...
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5 Summer Hair Colors To Fall In Love With

5 Summer Hair Colors To Fall In Love With

Since the beginning of time women have been trying to change their hair color to one more suitable for them ...
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Be Prepared To Do SOMETHING To Your Hair Every Day!

I had a conversation recently with a good friend. She has had natural hair for the same amount of time ...
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Back To Basics - Detangling Technique

Back To Basics – Detangling Technique

Are you being too rough with your hair? I get this question a lot: ‘I have been natural for a ...
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Using Weaves Or Braids To Fake It Till You Make It

Using Weaves Or Braids To Fake It Till You Make It

Are all protective styles created equal? Weaves and braid extensions are a hit with black women allowing for dramatic style ...
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10 Protective Styles That Look Good

10 Protective Styles That Look Good

So nobody wants to wear a boring protective style every day but you know you will probably have to at ...
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What is protective styling and is it really necessary?

What is protective styling and is it really necessary?

Learn about the benefits of protective styling So what is a protective style? The clue’s in the title! It is ...
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Hair Myth: Trimming Hair Regularly Makes It Grow Faster

Hair Myth: Trimming Hair Regularly Makes It Grow Faster

Is there any credibility to this popular belief?  You’ve all heard it, trimming your hair will make it grow faster ...
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Styling Tools and Must Haves For Relaxed Black Hair Care

Styling Tools and Must Haves For Relaxed Black Hair Care

Find out what tools work best for your relaxed hair  In your journey to healthy long hair your will more ...
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How To Choose Extensions For Black Hair

How To Choose Extensions For Black Hair

Find an easy and damage free way to fake it until you make it! It’s no big secret that black ...
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Lady with micro braids

How To Wash and Deep Condition Micro Braids Without Slippage

Keep your micro braids squeaky clean while avoid the slippage Micro braids or ‘micros’ are one of the most gorgeous ...
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How To Do A Twist Out On Natural Or Relaxed Black Hair

How To Do A Twist Out On Natural Or Relaxed Black Hair

Get curl definition if you haven’t got any on your natural hair or get hot waves on your relaxed locks! ...
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Braid out on relaxed hair

How To Do A Braid Out on Dry Hair

Get gorgeous curls and waves without the damage! So what is a braid out? A braid out is a style ...
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Flat iron (straightener)

How To Choose A Flat Iron For Your Relaxed Or Natural Black Hair

What do you need to look for in a straightener? Buying a good straightener for your hair type can be ...
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How To Cheat at Roller Setting Hair

How To Cheat at Roller Setting Hair

A Guide to Getting Great Results at Roller Setting Without the Hassle that Comes with It Good roller setting is ...
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16 Hair Accessories to Keep You Queenin'

16 Hair Accessories to Keep You Queenin’

@naturallikeme Am I the only one who would totally wear a crown and glitzy accessories on a random day? I ...
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