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Dodai Stewart!!

By Curly Nikki 3 Comments

Dodai Stewart is a Senior Editor at the wildly successful Jezebel.com. She is one of NaturallyCurly’s Top 10 in 10 Bloggers, and also has a head full of GORGEOUS, bouncy curls! I think I have been naturally curly since the mid 90s — I definitely was curly as a kid, then relaxed for a while on and off in junior…

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Roxanne!!!!

By Curly Nikki 9 Comments

-How long have you been natural? 10yrs -What is your regimen?I co-wash my hair everyday with Pantene Conditioner. On Sundays, I apply a homemade hair mask made from bananas, coconut milk, honey, coconut oil and molasses. I let this mask sit on my hair for about 2hrs. I then rinse, shampoo hair thoroughly with Creme of Nature detangling shampoo, and…

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Growing to New Lengths

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In the cyber world, there are several concoctions and magical serums floating around that promise to swiftly grow your hair to great lengths. I’m not in the position to review any of them…not even Boundless Tresses, which I used intermittently for 2 weeks. I believe that growth happens from the inside out…Obviously, we can’t override our genes, but we can…

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Advertise With Us

By Curly Nikki 6 Comments

Advertise with CurlyNikki.com CurlyNikki.com is the leading natural hair blog. Founded by licensed psychotherapist Alicia Nicole Walton in 2008, CurlyNikki.com provides online “hair therapy” for those struggling to embrace their natural hair. The site inspires, educates and motivates anyone who wears his or her hair naturally. Servicing a growing community of more than 100,000 unique visitors, the site features community…

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Are All Alcohols Drying?

By Curly Nikki 7 Comments

I’ve been asked this question 5 times in the past week! Here’s a list of the ‘okay’ or ‘fatty’ alcohols: Behenyl alcohol Cetearyl alcohol Cetyl alcohol Isocetyl alcohol Isostearyl alcohol Lauryl alcohol Myristyl alcohol Stearyl alcohol C30-50 Alcohols Lanolin alcohol Fatty alcohols provide an emollient effect, and bind water and oil to give our favorite conditioners their slip and creaminess….

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CurlyNikki Testimonials- Frances

By Curly Nikki 7 Comments

Nikki, First, I would like to thank you for sharing you knowledge and experience with Henna with everyone. Your pictures and information are invaluable. Okay, here is my testimonial: My original reason for seeking out Henna was for color. I have been natural for 2 years plus and have always wanted color without the chemicals. So, I was on the…

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Winner Winner Chicken Dinner!!!

By Curly Nikki 4 Comments

Happy Thanksgiving Ladies! After writing all 40 of your names on teeny-tiny pieces of paper, and throwing them into a bowler hat (haha, don’t ask), I drew the curly girl winner: LAUREN!!!! Congrats Lauren! Please, email me your contact info, so I can send you Blended Beauty’s Sample Pack #5. It has all of my fav BB products, and then…

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Mojito Chica- A Story of Transition

By Curly Nikki One Comment

-Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why?I was a short term transitioner. I transitioned for 3.5 months. I did the BC because I was excited to see what my natural hair would be like without the relaxed ends. Also I was tired of DH asking about the goal of this “hair thing.” Not that DH is…

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Tamara- A Story of Transition

By Curly Nikki 4 Comments

-Were you a long term or short term transitioner, and why?I was short term. I transitioned for about 5 months and my hair stylist was moving, so I figured now or never in regards to cutting my hair. I wanted my hair cut like Jaeda Cycle 7 ATM but my hair was already curling up in the back. I was…

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NC.com Top Blogger!!

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It was recently brought to my attention that……I’m one of NaturallyCurly’s 10 in 10 Top Beauty Bloggers!!! Check it out: HERE Sweet! Again, thanks to all the gorgeous gals that have signed up as “Members” of CurlyNikki! Let’s keep it going…we’re almost at 100… Sign up if you haven’t, and upload a pic too! CN.com is getting about 3000 uploads…

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