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DIY Natural Hair Gel

DIY Natural Hair Gel

If you’re used to taming unruly tresses and curbing flyaway curls with conventional styling gel, sneak a peek at the label. Does it contain unpronounceable chemical compounds, fake fragrances or artificial colors? There’s no need to fret. ...
Getting to the Root of Healthy Hair

Getting to the Root of Healthy Hair

Whether you’re striving for long, flowing locks or trying to maintain what your mama gave you, giving your hair well-deserved TLC will always pay off. But first you have to get to the root of it all. I’ll readily admit that I’m a bit of a hair- ...
Untangling Little Girl Curls

Untangling Little Girl Curls

I have straight, fine, almost-black hair. As a little girl, I wanted nothing more than to wake up one morning with a head of Cindy-Brady-like blond sausage curls. This dream never came true, of course, but 30 years later, I did give birth to a beauti ...
Help! Summer Humidity is Ruining my Hair!

Help! Summer Humidity is Ruining my Hair!

The summer heat and humidity can can wreak havoc on your hair – turning silky curls into frightening frizz and smooth, straight locks into a flat, matted-down mess. What’s a girl to do? Down here in South Florida, we’ve learned to d ...