Author: Andrea

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The LOC Method Doesn’t Have To Be Complicated : An Easy Guide

The LOC method, coined by Rochelle Graham,  has been around for several years and is one of the most widely known techniques for moisture retention in the natural hair community. I used this method for several months when my hair was suffering from dryness due to color damage. My hair’s porosity had become very high…
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Help Your Fine Natural Hair Flourish With These 6 Tips

Have you been blessed with fine natural hair? If so, you may already know some of the trials and tribulations that come along with this hair type. I happen to have fine curls and I wrestled with them for years before finally making peace with them. Fine natural hair needs special care since it is…
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12 Reasons to Go Natural Now

Thinking about going natural? That’s awesome! You’re at the first step of a journey that’s sure to be fulfilling in countless ways. I went natural 7 years ago (time really does fly); I have not turned back and for good reason. In this post, I’ll share with you 12 reasons to go natural now. 1.…
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How To Go Natural: Your Complete Guide to Start Your Natural Hair Journey!

Starting your natural hair journey is a colossal undertaking with the potential to be overwhelming (especially if this is your first time). There’s the question of whether to transition or big chop, deciding what products and tools you need, and much more. Well, you don’t have to worry about figuring this out on your own,…
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Will Natural Hair Look Good on Me? – 12 Tips For Stunning Natural Hair!

Countless people hesitate to go natural because they are afraid their hair won’t look good. Well, how your hair looks is a direct reflection of how healthy your hair is. So, in order to have stunning natural hair, we have to make sure that our hair is healthy. If you ask “Will natural hair look…
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What is Natural Hair Shrinkage? – Here’s What You Need To Know

For all of us who have naturally curly hair, shrinkage is an inevitable part of our natural hair journey. Some don’t mind shrinkage, while many of us LOATHE it entirely. If you had asked me how I felt about shrinkage at the start of my natural hair journey, I would have told you that I…
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Shea Moisture Jamaican Black Castor Oil Shampoo Review – Buy or Pass?

Welcome to the first article in my new product review series, “Buy or Pass?”, where I’ll be reviewing the Shea Moisture Jamaican Black Castor Oil Shampoo. I have done the research and used the shampoo for years, so I know the good, the bad, and the ugly. I’m going to tell you about some of…
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Top 5 Benefits of Coconut Oil For The Hair

Coconut oil is a staple in the natural hair community, whether it’s used alone in its virgin state or included as one of the ingredients in a hair product. The oil comes from the coconut, of course, and it is hailed for its numerous benefits to our hair. Considering that you have found this post, …
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You Asked: How Can I Improve My Hair Texture?

Think about everything that you do to your hair on a regular basis. Between washing, blow-drying, straightening, detangling (and more), your hair can take a serious beating. You may be thinking “How can I improve my hair texture?” Well, I will be answering this question with 7 easy ways to unlock your best hair texture.…
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How To Do The Big Chop In 5 Easy Steps

My first big chop was terrifying. I won’t lie. I had no idea what to expect, but I did some online research and proceeded to chop more than half my hair off. After several years and 2 more big chops, I can chop my hair off in my sleep (OK, not really). Bad jokes aside,…
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