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Protective Styling

A hairstyle that helps protect the ends of hair from dehydration and damage, by eliminating the need for mechanical manipulation, (combing, brushing, picking, etc.) and shielding against environmental exposure, (i.e. sun, heat, cold, wind). Some examples are buns, braids, twists, and ponytails. Pony Puff: A hairstyle whereby the hair is pulled back at the crown, […]


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Do’s and Don’ts of Protective Styling: Protection, Maintenance and Restoration

Isn’t our hair just…GLORIOUS!? Its ability to stretch, bend and curl into any style we desire. Our hair is the definition of versatility. Braided to the scalp, twisted or locked, from curly to straight in a matter of minutes, we transition from one style to the next to match our mood, the weather or an […]


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How to Get the Best Protective summer Hairstyles for Natural Hair

Remember summer as a kid? There was a certain magical quality about being free from school and having endless days and months to enjoy yourself. While these special perks may be long gone (unfortunately you can’t take three months off work and you still have responsibilities) summer is still an exciting time.  Warmer weather however, […]


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Braid Spray + More Easy Ways to Make Your Protective Style Last Longer

It’s thattime again. The time when you have wash-and-go’d your natural curls way too many times this month and you’re tired of cleaning an entire wigs worth of hair out of your shower every week from detangling your curls.  Once you are over trying any of the supposedly “easy” hair tutorials online and you and […]


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Natural Hair DIY: How To Get Gabrielle Union’s Braids At Home

Natural Hair DIY: How To Get Gabrielle Union’s Braids At Home Whether you’re still sheltering in place, trying to cut back on expenses, or simply want to get better at doing your own hair, natural hair DIY’s are an affordable (and fun) way to get the latest look on a budget. Plus, they give you […]


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Braid Cleanser Hacks: 5 Frizz-Free Tips For Washing Braids

Braid Cleanser Hacks: 5 Frizz-Free Tips For Washing Braids Protective styles, whether you are fully natural or not, are integral to maintaining the overall health of your hair. From twists to braids to weaves, these chic styles protect your curls and coils from heat styling, breakage, and environmental damage while contributing to moisture and length […]


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How to Build a Hair Care Regimen That You Can Stick to!

Currently, one of the buzziest textured hair trends is the switch to going natural. This can mean eliminating wigs and weaves all together, or simply finding an effective natural hair regimen to keep your natural curls and coils healthy. Though, this change is much more than just a hair trend. There has been a shift […]


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3 Must Haves For Healthier Hair

Curly, straight, braided, silk pressed: there is so much diversity among black women to celebrate but this is especially true when it comes to hair. Although we may differ in our unique hair texture, length, or curl pattern, the one thing we all have in common is our undeniable shared desire for healthy, beautiful hair.  […]


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New Hair’s Resolutions: Our Top 9 Tips for Becoming Hair Goals This Year

Perhaps you had a setback last year. Got some heat damage or maybe your color went wrong. Sigh! Another big chop. Maybe you’re trying to get over a growth plateau or have your sights set on length retention because you’re trying to be goals. Well, it’s a new year. And our goal is to help […]


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5 Foolproof Ways To Detangle Your Curls & Coils

5 Foolproof Ways To Detangle Your Curls & Coils Do you ever still think about a traumatic hair detangling session from when you were a kid? It’s not just us right? Whew. Listen, that stays with you. Whether you want to blame it on your parents, a sibling, or take responsibility for that one day […]


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