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This is Why Your Natural Hair is Breaking…

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glam idol, Chantel by  Sabrina Perkins Damaged tresses, brittle hair, split ends, and dry strands are all discouraging aspects of coily, wavy, and curly hair. Combating dry hair and breakage is about being knowledgeable and patient. It is about listening to your hair and keeping a willingness to give your hair what it needs. That is not always easy if…

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Study– Your Hairstyle Could be Causing Hair Loss

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via The Beauty Brains If you’re worried about hair loss, you may be interested in this hair loss research published in the British Journal of Dermatology. It turns out that hairstyles involving tight braiding (corn rows) or hair extensions can lead to permanent hair loss. That’s right, gone…no more…bald patches for life. The situation is made even worse if straightening…

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Hair Loss and Pattern Baldness in Women

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Naturallycurly writes: Female hair loss occurs in more than one pattern. If you are a woman with loss of scalp hair, you should seek professional advice from a physician hair-restoration specialist. In most cases, female hair loss can be effectively treated. Also, know that you are not alone if: You are unpleasantly surprised by the hair loss You don’t understand…

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Repairing Thinning Edges

By Curly Nikki 21 Comments

Evelyn of writes: When it comes to being natural, there are a few concerns most of us share. We need tips for detangling, moisturizing, and styling our hair. But there’s one thing some of us (me included) have just not gotten the hang of. Thinning edges. To learn some effective, natural ways to deal with this issue, check out…

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Help Out a Fellow Natural!

By Curly Nikki 35 Comments

Hey Ladies, My name is RacquelTiara and I have been natural since May of 2007. That was the last time I had a relaxer but it wasn’t until December of that year that I chopped it off and went full fledged into my natural state. I know it’s really cliche, but the moments in that bathroom were so freeing for…

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Dr. Perry on Hair Loss

By Curly Nikki 8 Comments

Our Resident MD is back, and this time she’s talking hair loss and possible solutions. STRANDED Tied up, tied down, burned with a hot iron, pulled, and pushed – I feel totally neglected. Why can’t I just be left alone? Why can’t I just be massaged with special care, set free and treated with respect and kindness? I may just…

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Postpartum Hair Loss and Advice

By Curly Nikki 25 Comments

Sharina, a reader writes: Hey Nikki, I was wondering if you could ask other readers a question for me. I am a new mom! YAY!! I love my son and wouldn’t trade him for anything in the world BUT I did not know that postpartum shedding was part of the deal lol. My hair started to shed like…

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