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Shamwow on Natural hair

Shamwow! Yes, the commercials are stupid.  Yes, the guy seems weird and yes, I’ve seen the photos of him and his girlfriend and the fight.  Let’s get all that drama nonsense out of the way so we can discuss just how GREAT this is for our hair!I’ve been telling my…

Over a month with ‘No Heat’

 (origin)  Oh yea, they look innocent enough, but I’ve danced my last dance with those heat styling tools.  It’s been over a month and I wanted to comment on my progress. I’ve always been of the belief that heat was a necessary tool in keeping hair healthy.  I…

Am I advocating ‘NO HEAT’?

 This only came up from a comment on one of my earlier posts, straightening hair…..NOT an advocate.  The comment was about removing all forms of heat from her hair care regimen.  I stopped and thought about it for a minute…..am I suggesting I do the same or advocating a…

Garrett Augustus Morgan, inventor of the first hair straightener.

Can’t discuss Black History on a Hair blog without discussing where most of us started.  Relaxers. Hair Relaxers: Hair Discovers Lye (origin)   His name was Garrett Augustus Morgan and he was born the seventh of eleven children of former slaves. He is best known for his invention of the…

Pre-Wash Oil Treatment

 (ORIGIN) Shampoo, which is a cleansing agent used on hair, can be too harsh for Black hair.  It can strip the natural oils necessary to maintain healthy hair.  Nonetheless our hair does need this cleansing agent to cleanse away pollution, dirt, hair products.  Sounds like a losing battle but…

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