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How to Moisturize Super-Dry Natural Hair, Now!

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source by Sabrina Perkins of SeriouslyNatural.org Dry hair is common among naturals with curly or kinky hair, but did you know that the hair becomes drier with age? As the body matures, the oil glands shrink which causes it to produce natural oils inefficiently. Also, as the body ages it fails to produce hairs that have a sufficient amount of…

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How to Moisturize Dry Natural Hair

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by Vashti Patrick-Joseph of Veepeejay.com  One of the complaints I hear all the time is “my hair is so dry!” A few days ago, while in CVS two young ladies walked up to me and said, “what do you put in your hair? It looks so healthy and soft. Mine is so dry”. Right there in the hair care aisle,…

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Dry Natural Hair and How to Fix It!

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by Christina Patrice At some point in our natural hair journey, we’ve all been there. Or maybe you’re there now, and that’s why you’re reading this. Whatever the case may be, nobody likes the feeling of dry, crispy, overworked hair that breaks off into thin wisps at the slightest touch. But before we get in to a product frenzy, let’s…

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Trimming Natural Hair and Length Retention

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by Shelli of Hairscapades I straightened my hair about two weeks ago (see that post here). Although I “search and destroy” regularly, my ends were desperately in need of a trim as it had been 10 months since my last professional one. So, the Monday morning after straightening my hair, I reached out to my stylist Tameeka (aka Jaded Tresses)…

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7 Signs You Need a Trim NOW!

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by Kristen Richards There are a few ways that your ends can tell you when it’s time for the good ol’ heave-ho. Sometimes all it takes is one look at your lifeless, scraggly ends to get the hint. Other times it can be subtle, leaving you confused about your how to solve your problem. Luckily, you don’t have to pull…

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7 Ways to Prevent Split Ends and Breakage

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by Claire Aviles Is the dry winter air killing your volume and shine? It’s probably also causing extra breakage, especially since you’re constantly pulling sweaters, scarves, and coats over your head.  Keep your curls looking fabulous with our 7 tips for fighting split ends: Don’t Be Picky DO NOT pick at your split ends.  Doing so will only cause more…

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