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Why You Should Avoid Fragrances in Shampoo

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by Mary Wolff We all want healthy, beautiful curls. One of the best ways to make sure hair stays this way is by protecting it from harmful ingredients in the products you use every day. One of the biggest offenders is added fragrances in shampoo. When looking for an easy way to help make hair healthier, avoiding fragrances in shampoos…

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5 Shampoos To Try For Your Natural Hair

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by Jensine from Jungle Naps A good clarifying/moisturizing shampoo can do wonders for your natural hair and scalp. For those of us that don’t stick to strictly cowashing, the quest for a holy grail shampoo can sometimes be quite frustrating. These five shampoos are definitely worth a try if you’re on the hunt for a good cleanser that doesn’t strip…

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All About the Curly Girl Method

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PHOTO COURTESY OF SHINESTRUCK by Raquel Aguiar The Curly Girl Method, otherwise known as CG Method, was developed from Curly Girl: The Handbook, a book written by Lorraine Massey and Deborah Chiel which helps people embrace their natural hair texture. With that objective in mind, Massey described a new and revolutionary routine to get healthy, well-behaved waves, curls and coils….

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Why You Still Need to Shampoo (sometimes)

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 glam TWA, Katia by Sabrina Perkins of SeriouslyNatural.org Using shampoo is a debatable subject in the natural hair community. When co-washing came onto the scene, hearing that someone still shampoos her hair was a slap in the face to the natural hair Gods. The fact of the matter is, depending on one’s natural hair care regimen and the products that…

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Are You Washing Your Natural Hair Wrong?

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 biancaalexa’s wash and go! by Sabrina Perkins of SeriouslyNatural.org You already know just how beneficial co-washing is to a natural hair. Moisture is the name of the game as well as keeping the harsh chemicals and products away from our hair as much as possible! I don’t think any natural would disagree with me on that. I’m sure by now…

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DIY: Citrus and Chamomile Soapnut Shampoo

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image source: google by Emilia Obiekea of Adorebotanicals.com Soap nuts are a great cleansing fruit. The fruit pulp creates suds that result in gentle, effective cleansing, body and shine!  This is a great cleansing recipe for those with skin sensitivity and scalp issues such as psoriasis, dermatitis and eczema. Check it out! Read On!>>> Supplies Mesh strainer -A pot -1…

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3 Must Haves For Your Natural Hair Shampoo

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by Nicole Harmon of Hair Liberty In my opinion, your shampoo may be the most important product in your arsenal. I say that because a good shampoo keeps your scalp healthy (which means better hair growth) and makes your hair easier to comb. A bad shampoo will lead to drier hair, scalp irritation, and unstoppable frizz. Your shampoo is truly…

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