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4 Signs That it’s Time For a Trim!

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by Toia B of luvtobnatural.com I totally get why many shy away from trimming. Hair shrinkage coupled with the fear of scissor-happy stylists make some naturals run the other way. When you’ve worked hard to achieve and maintain some length, you’re not tryna hear nothin’ bout no trim! While quite a few naturals shudder at the sound of a pair…

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Cutting Your Natural Hair- How Frequently?

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by Janelle Sands There is so much controversy surrounding the need to cut or not to cut. In my experience as a woman and my experience as a professional hairdresser, I believe the appropriate time to trim one’s hair is based on the individual. Some factors that affect the frequency of your trim include: 1. Your hair’s current state of health…

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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 Signs You Need a Mini Chop

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by NaturallyChelsea A Mini Chop is cutting two or more inches of hair off, and is so named after the larger, well-known Big Chop. Whether you have already had a Big Chop, or you’re still considering it, here are seven signs that the Mini Chop is for you. 1. Lack of volume When we first start our natural hair journeys,…

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