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Homemade Sulfate-Free Shampoo for Your Natural Hair!

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How to Make Shampoo Without Sulfates via NaturallyCurly Concerns about chemicals and their negative long-term effects on the human body have led some people to question the safety of their cosmetics and beauty products. Primary Information Services reports that sodium sulfate, an ingredient found in beauty products, is a derivative of sulfuric acid. Preparing your own beauty products, including your…

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The Condition-Wash-Condition Method

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source by Samantha Berley via There are many ways to wash and condition your hair, but one method has recently gotten the curly hair community buzzing: the condition-wash-condition method. This method is gaining popularity, putting it neck and neck with co-washing, and many are wondering what it is exactly. There’s no right way to do it, only a right…

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True Moisturizing Shampoo- An Urban Legend?

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by KurlyBella of The other day I was chopping it up with a friend about shampoos. To be specific – moisturizing shampoos, the big foot in hair cleansing. As I always do, because it’s true, I lamented about how much I hate washing my hair. Don’t get me wrong, I want and like clean hair, but having to wash…

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Stopping Hair Breakage & Proper Cleansing- Q&A

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source Hair Liberty’s Nicole Hollis, our Resident Curl Chemist, is back from hiatus answering your most urgent hair questions. Got one for her? Email me at using “Hair Liberty” in the subject line and she may answer your question right here on the blog. What’s the best way to cleanse my hair? Is the shampoo free method or Low-Poo…

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How Often Should You Wash Your Hair?

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Alicia Ward of Naturallycurly writes; It seems simple, right? Take a shower and wash your hair daily. Wrong! Washing your hair may seem like a simple task, but you would be surprised how many curlies are doing it wrong. Washing your hair incorrectly can lead to scalp irritation, dandruff, lice and other scalp issues. Certain hair types and textures only…

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Natural Hair Tip of the Week

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ReignElle’s Tip Of The Week *Dilute your shampoo.* Put about 4 tablespoons of shampoo into an applicator bottle (large) and fill it up with warm water and shake. Buy an applicator bottle from the beauty supply store/ Drug Store etc. (I purchased one for $0.99) Benefits: You get more bang for your buck. Loosens the shampoo; helps spread product throughout…

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CURLS Curlicious Cleansing Cream

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Hola Chicas, So, I owe you a slew of product reviews… I’ll start with one of my new favorite shampoos. CURLS Cleansing Cream– 8oz/$15 Product Description: This creamy, sulfate-free cleanser is gentle enough to use daily and is super moisturizing. Great cleanser for chemically altered and color-treated hair. Gentle enough to use daily and moisturizing enough to use alone! Curlicious…

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