COCONUT OIL

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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8 Beautiful Ways to Use Coconut Oil

8 Beautiful Ways to Use Coconut Oil

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

Growing up in the islands, coconut oil was commonplace. People used it for cooking and for personal care, but despite its popularity I didn’t come to understand the versatility of this incredible oil until much later in life. The people [...]

Tags: coconut oil, afrobella, almond oil, body scrub, cocoa butter, curly hair, essential oils, Grapeseed Oil, Hot Oil Treatment, makeup remover, moisturizer, natural beauty products, natural hair, Oil Pulling, olive oil, patrice Grell Yursik, pre shampoo, shave gel, shea butter
Amazing Body Butters By Indie Brands

Amazing Body Butters By Indie Brands

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

Winter still has us in its icy grip, continuing to wreak havoc on our hair and our skin. Remember dewy, oily skin? It all seems so long ago! Right about now it’s time to slather on the thickest, most emollient body butters to lock in [...]

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Jennifer Lopez is Giada De Laurentiis’s Hairspiration

Jennifer Lopez is Giada De Laurentiis’s Hairspiration

  by Valis Vicenty

We all turn to celebs when we’re in search of beauty inspirations, even foodies like Giada De Laurentiis! As one of The Food Network’s biggest stars and the face of Clairol’s Natural Instincts, De Laurentiis sat down with Glam for [...]

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5 Fun Beauty DIY’s For Snow Days

5 Fun Beauty DIY’s For Snow Days

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

The weather outside’s been frightful and at this point the Christmas trees are long gone. Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow so we’re all condemned to six more weeks of bleak winter. The way this winter’s been, you might be snowed in [...]

Tags: coconut oil, afrobella, All About the Pretty, beauty, body scrub, Bubble Bath, Clarisonic, diy, DIY beauty treatment, facial, Julia Coney, Nail Art, patrice Grell Yursik, pre shampoo
Winter Skincare To Fight This Polar Vortex

Winter Skincare To Fight This Polar Vortex

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

They’re calling this the worst winter ever, or at the very least the worst winter in recent memory. Temperatures below zero with wind chills in digits that don’t compute when you look at them. This winter is a test to your mind, body [...]

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