Shea Moisture Review

Xanthan Gum: My Flax Seed Gel's New Bestie

Detangling Natural Hair- Wet or Dry?

Permed Hair Easier to Manage?

Shea Moisture Review

I’ve been trying out Shea Moisture’s “Jamaican Black Castor Oil” collection. The products in this collection are for strenghtening, growing,…

Permed Hair Easier to Manage?

Apart from fitting into the given standard of beauty, another reason for perming our hair was making it easier to…

Fear of The Fall

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We often get caught in a downward swirl. Nothing seems to work out as planned, obstacles keep cropping up in the least expected moments and it looks as though all forces stand against us. In such scenarios, we give up when the going gets tough. Fortunately, many renowned personalities remind us that there is no…

Shea Moisture Review

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I’ve been trying out Shea Moisture’s “Jamaican Black Castor Oil” collection. The products in this collection are for strenghtening, growing, and restoring dry or brittle hair. I’ve used the treatment masque, hair serum, and styling lotion. The Jamaican Black Castor Oil (JBCO), is what drew my attention to the product. My mother uses it and…

Xanthan Gum: My Flax Seed Gel’s New Bestie

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Via Shanti Terry of letmeletyouknow.com Hey curly girls! Got a quick bit of info here I just had to share with all of you.  If you’re like me, and you love your flax seed gel, this is one tip you don’t want to miss out on, so keep reading! 

How To Keep It Hot !… Once You Get The Rock!

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  By: Julie Hunter If you’re in a long-term relationship or marriage, you understand that every couple goes through their ups and downs. Sometimes however, it can be a little hard to tell which side of the pendulum the current state of your relationship is swaying towards, especially if you find yourself in a bit…

Detangling Natural Hair- Wet or Dry?

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Via Janelle Sands of Naturally Curly.com We are often taught not to put a comb to our hair unless it is drenched in conditioner. We are also taught never to brush the hair when wet. So which is it? In what state is our hair weaker or stronger? To answer this question, we must understand…

Fruitvale Station – Movie Highlight

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Looking at the news within the last few years you may have seen that racially stemmed violence has become a epidemic throughout the United States.  Well, the entertainment industry has definitely taken notice and has started to incorporate these tragic stories within their films.   Fruitvale Station (2013) is one of those films that sheds…

Permed Hair Easier to Manage?

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Apart from fitting into the given standard of beauty, another reason for perming our hair was making it easier to manage and maintain. Our natural course hair was capable of breaking a comb and totally unmanageable! After 15 years of permed hair and over 5 years with natural hair, I look back in retrospect and…

DEAR WHITE PEOPLE

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The unexpected election of activist Samantha White as head of a traditionally black residence hall sets up a college campus culture war that challenges conventional notions of what it means to be black. While Sam leverages her notoriety as host of the provocative and polarizing radio show “Dear White People” to try to prevent the…

5 Signs of Healthy Natural Hair

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Via Victoria of ClassyCurlies.com In the hair and beauty world, especially during a ten second commercial, we are always bombarded with signs of unhealthy hair. Think that you have damaged hair? Your thoughts may be wrong. Here are five signs of healthy hair.