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How to Use a Curling Wand On Natural Hair

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Hola Chicas! Check out Bianca Alexa’s simple, wand curl tutorial.  It’s a great way to style natural hair of any length when you’re looking to switch up your look for a spell. With the proper precautions, you can avoid heat damage and enjoy big, luscious curls.  Interested in how you can preserve your wand curls at night?  Try the modified pineapple…

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How to Get Super Straight Natural Hair Using the Silk Wrap Method

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source by Sabrina Perkins of SeriouslyNatural.org The original purpose of silk wrapping was to give relaxed hair that ‘flat ironed and silky’ look without excessive heat abuse.  This treatment involves applying a bit of moisturizer and shine spray to the hair before wrapping it, securing with saran wrap and sitting under the hooded dryer for a spell. Somewhere down the…

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Dos and Dont’s: How to Straighten Natural Hair

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via NaturallyCurly by EClark  Some say that variety is the spice of life. I agree. For me, the monotony of anything has the potential to become boring. That includes wearing my natural kinks, coils, and curls. Every now and then, I like to flat iron my hair. Being that hair is fiber, over time, manipulation, constantly pulling it back, extreme environmental…

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I SURVIVED MY FIRST BLOW OUT!

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by Yvette Mumanyi of https://yvettekemi.wordpress.com/ Girl, DISCLAIMER: This is going to be a long one, so get comfortable. Consume a light snack if possible (Kidding! I’m just being dramatic!) I preach about my no heat routine, why on earth would I blow dry my hair? Did hell freeze over? Was I kidnapped and held against my will, and my kidnappers…

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Rehab Your Natural Hair After Using Heat

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by Maria Antoinette There are three hair treatments that all naturals should do post heat styling. These treatments add moisture back into the cortex of the hair strand, fill in any missing gaps in the cuticle, and increasing the hair’s elasticity. Read On!>>> Pre-poo You might be thinking, why pre-poo my hair is straight and I do not have to…

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