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A Better Way to Blow Dry

A Better Way to Blow Dry

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

Girls with curls know the deal about blow drying hair. Use a blow dryer that's too hot, and you run the risk of ruining your glorious natural curl pattern. Blow dry too often and you might dry your hair to tumbleweed status. There's a fine [...]

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6 Natural Anti-Dandruff Remedies

6 Natural Anti-Dandruff Remedies

  from Black Girl Long Hair

Mix 1 cup of apple cider vinegar with 2 cups of water into a spray bottle. Spray on your hair and scalp.[...]

The Top 10 Stories Involving Natural Hair in 2013

The Top 10 Stories Involving Natural Hair in 2013

  from Black Girl Long Hair

This year we documented quite a few natural hair incidents that went on to make national headlines.[...]

Does the Denman Brush Live Up to the Hype?

Does the Denman Brush Live Up to the Hype?

  from Black Girl Long Hair

A Denman brush is a tool and like all tools will not work for everyone in the same way or at all. I am not a person who swears by the Denman but I think it lives up to its claims.[...]

3 Homemade Deep Conditioners for Natural Hair

3 Homemade Deep Conditioners for Natural Hair

  from Black Girl Long Hair

For some of us, going natural did not stop with our hair.  It continued with a move towards mixing our own “natural” products.  [...]

The Curly Girl’s Guide to Beating the Winter Blues

The Curly Girl’s Guide to Beating the Winter Blues

  by Valis Vicenty

Ok, I’ll admit it – I hate dealing with my curls during the winter! Instead of risking a cold with wet tresses on my commute, a blowout usually works wonders against the wind and chill that can factor into destroying a curl. Glam [...]

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