CO-Washing: Natural Hair 101

Co-washing is a staple technique for Naturals.  It’s one of the first things I learned about on my quest for maintaining healthy, happy Natural hair.  It’s essential and (I think) the number one reason lots of Black women won’t go Natural.  Water…it’s essential for life and extremely essential for healthy…

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Too old to be Natural?

 (ORIGIN)  OK, I turned 40 last year and it’s only been five years I’ve been relaxer free but only two years I’ve been completely Natural and nurtured my curls.  Now, I was little in the 70’s and by the time I was a teen relaxers were  BIG BUSINESS…

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Personal Space

 (ORIGIN)   It may seem silly but let me tell ya….you would not BELIEVE how many women wanna actually touch your hair when you’re natural! Now, there are two types of women who feel the need to touch your hair: 1.   THE NON-BELIEVER Now this woman knows you…

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WATER Is Our Friend…

 W A T E R binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent Water is the number one moisturizer for Natural Hair.  It is essential…

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Are you getting enough SLEEP??

SLEEP.  It’s a basic need.  Just as basic as eating and drinking.  Actually, just like food and water, if you don’t get it you can die.  Even in situations not as dire as death, a serious lack of sleep, (also known as Sleep Deprivation) while trying to operate machinery such as a…

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