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Natural Hair Care: 10 Amazing Cleansing Conditioners for Curly Hair

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Photo by Jeffery Erhunse on Unsplash Natural Hair Care: 10 Amazing Cleansing Conditioners for Curly Hair By Jacqueline Samaroo Textured hair needs to be properly hydrated and moisturized in order to be healthy and look its best. The special, mild formulas of cleansing conditioners for curly hair can help. They gently clean hair and scalp without the stripping and drying…

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This is Why I Stopped Co-Washing

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Photo courtesy of @charmsie by Keisha Fadeyi In the era of curly hair awareness, education and acceptance we have all but abandoned shampoo in many hair care regimens. Many of my favorite curly bloggers and YouTubers swear by co-washing and credit this practice with hair growth and maintaining moisture. Often times we hear horror stories about how shampoo leaves our precious…

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All About the Curly Girl Method

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PHOTO COURTESY OF SHINESTRUCK by Raquel Aguiar The Curly Girl Method, otherwise known as CG Method, was developed from Curly Girl: The Handbook, a book written by Lorraine Massey and Deborah Chiel which helps people embrace their natural hair texture. With that objective in mind, Massey described a new and revolutionary routine to get healthy, well-behaved waves, curls and coils….

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Are You Washing Your Natural Hair Wrong?

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 biancaalexa’s wash and go! by Sabrina Perkins of SeriouslyNatural.org You already know just how beneficial co-washing is to a natural hair. Moisture is the name of the game as well as keeping the harsh chemicals and products away from our hair as much as possible! I don’t think any natural would disagree with me on that. I’m sure by now…

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Could Excessive Co-washing Cause Excessive Shedding?

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by Michelle of Radiant-Brown-Beauty.com Today I was thinking about co-washing and how it might be causing excessive shedding. That is, depending on how you co-wash, of course. You see, lots of ladies co-wash their natural hair with a conditioner. Hence, the term “co” aka “conditioner” wash. Today, there are lots of products on the market meant specifically for co-washing. Yet,…

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Co-Washing Natural Hair: Is Your Conditioner Good Enough?

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by TheManeObjective Co-washing: it’s all the buzz among curlies looking to cleanse their hair and scalp without stripping it of moisture. The general premise of co-washing involves utilizing conditioner or conditioner-like products to gently lift dirt and buildup. For years, curlies and naturals have used store brand conditioners like Herbal Essence Hello Hydration, Aussie Moist, Trader Joe’s Tea Tree Tingle,…

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