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5 Tips for Transitioning to Your Natural Hair

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5 Tips for Transitioning to Your Natural Hair

Have you considered returning to your natural hair? If the thought of doing a big chop right away is too much for you then transitioning and growing out your natural texture slowly is another good option.   Here are 5 tips for transitioning to your natural hair:   Be patient! It can be a long journey, so take the time to figure out what products work with your new hair texture. Gently comb hair when it's wet! Detangling your hair with two different textures can be difficult at first, make sure to gently comb your hair whilst it's wet and...

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Tips for Deep Conditioning Your Hair

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If you're struggling with dry or damaged hair, why not try deep conditioning your hair after you've washed it?   Here are a few simple tips for using a deep conditioner: 1. Apply the deep conditioner in small sections, so that you are able to cover all your strands. 2. Don't forget about your edges, roots and ends! Make sure you apply product to these areas as well. 3. Gently comb the product through your hair with your fingers or a wide tooth comb. 4. Apply heat - you can do this by simply wearing a shower cap or you...

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Product Review: TGIN Butter Cream Daily Moisturiser

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Product Review: TGIN Butter Cream Daily Moisturiser
TGIN (Thank God It’s Natural) is a black female owned company based in America. It was founded by Chris-Tia Donaldson, a Harvard law graduate who began making her products after being unable to find products for her own textured hair.

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Product Review: Shea Moisture Intensive Hydration Shampoo

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Product Review: Shea Moisture Intensive Hydration Shampoo
The Shea Moisture Manuka Honey & Mafura oil collection is designed for dry and damaged hair, it’s ideal for type 4 hair which needs a lot more moisture than other hair types.

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Product Review - As I am, Long and Luxe

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Product Review - As I am, Long and Luxe

PRODUCT REVIEW - As I am, Long and Luxe collectionThe As I am Long and Luxe range is designed for type 3 and type 4 hair, the products are free from Gluten, parabens, petroleum and mineral oil. They all have the same light, fruity pomegranate and passionate scent. For those looking for protein free products these do contain lupine protein. I’ve tried out the entire collection and the shampoo and conditioner were some of my favourites.STRENGTHENING SHAMPOOWhen I first tried this shampoo I hadn’t actually heard much about it or read any reviews so I didn’t have any expectations, but...

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