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benefits of microfiber towels for curly hair

10 Great Benefits of Microfiber Towels for Curly Hair

Photo by patricioshotit on Unsplash 10 Great Benefits of Microfiber Towels for Curly Hair So, what’s the big deal about microfiber towels for curly hair? Well, when microfibers burst onto the scene a few decades ago, they were mostly touted as super-soft, super-absorbent cleaning cloths for delicate items. Nowadays, microfiber materials are used to make …

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Natural Hair Care: What Are Single Strand Knots?

Photo by Gift Habeshaw on Unsplash Natural Hair Care: What Are Single Strand Knots? (Plus, How to Handle and Prevent Them in Curly Hair) By Jacqueline Samaroo Single strand knots often go by a much more endearing name – fairy knots. Make no mistake, however, there is nothing fanciful or amusing about them! On the …

Should I Really Use Grease on My Natural Hair?

Photo from LeCoil By: Hair Liberty’s Nicole Hollis Q: Should I really use grease on my hair? A: Grease is usually a combination of petroleum (cleaned up sludge from the earth) and mineral oil (even cleaner, liquefied sludge from the earth). Petroleum-based products come from the same Earth that we pollute everyday with factory run off, …

Castor Oil: The Natural Solution to Hair Growth

By Dr. Phoenyx Austin of DrPhoenyx.com I’ve known about this natural emollient since I was waist high. And I particularly love this oil because it is extremely rich vitamin E and essential fatty acids that are important for healthy hair growth. A few benefits of castor oil: Is an excellent emollient and humectant for skin …

10 Biggest Curly Hair Mistakes

by Mary Wolff As a natural, it seems like there is a lot of information to remember regarding hair care for your curls. While you may think you have things pretty much down pat, some curlies are guilty of at least a few curly hair mistakes. Make sure your curls are in the clear by …

How to Protect Your Hair From Smoke

@kersti.pitre  by Mary Wolff Smokers are a fact of life. Whether you are one or you have friends that smoke, it can take a toll on your curls. Here are a few tips on how to protect your hair from smoke to keep it looking and smelling its best! Continue Reading 1. Avoid smoke when …