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10 Great Benefits of Microfiber Towels for Curly Hair

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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 a range of things –…

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How to Diffuse Natural Hair Without Heat Damage

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 By Bri of Brirosecurly.com There are four major steps to diffuse natural hair flawlessly and efficiently every time. Let’s start with what a diffuser actually is. A diffuser is an attachment added to your blow dryer. Normally this attachment is circular or bowl shaped, with tips. With the diffuser being circular, the heat covers more head space, adds volume, and…

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How to Dry Low and High Porosity Natural Hair

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  by NaturallyChelsea Before we delve into anything let’s do some quick educating for any new naturals out there. Hair porosity is the hairs ability to absorb water and hold onto it and is affected by the cuticle of the hair. However, since there are a number of articles about this you can visit this page about hair porosity that…

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3 Tips for Drying Your Natural Hair

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  by Evelyn Ngugi There are plenty of ways to treat your coils with tender loving care during all steps of your hair care routine. All the little improvements we make at each step contribute to the overall health of our hair and to maintaining and growing that big afro. Healthy hair will grow sky high! Here are three ways…

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Efficient Air Drying for Natural Hair

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by Alicia James of MsAliciaJames.com I have low porosity hair and once moisture gets in it stays in. I can say I haven’t really ever had a problem with keeping moisture in my hair. The horrible thing about that is once my hair is wet it can literally sometimes take up to 24 hours to dry. I am someone who…

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Decoding Diffusing- Natural Hair Tips

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by Antoinette of A Curl’s BFF If you’re a curly who needs a little lift to get the bounce and body you desire or if it’s just too cold to walk out of the house with wet hair a diffuser is what you need. What is a Diffuser? A diffuser is an attachment for your hairdryer uniquely designed to enhance…

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