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Updated Articles and Resources

By Del Sandeen

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Different Types of Protein Treatments Created: Monday, October 19, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      What type of protein treatment do you need to keep your black hair strong and growing long? Get suggestions for mild to intense treatments now.
    • Best Ingredients for Black Hair Created: Thursday, December 17, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      The next time you shop for hair care products, be sure and read the ingredients label. You want the best ingredients for helping black hair grow and thrive -- this list will get you started.
    • Take Care of Your Hair Under the Weave Created: Friday, July 03, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Find out how to take care of your hair when wearing weaves and extensions.
    • Lye vs. No-Lye Relaxer: What's the Difference? Created: Tuesday, January 05, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      This overview of lye versus no-lye relaxers gives you information based on your particular needs to help you make the best decision in straightening your hair.
    • Is There an All-Natural Hair Relaxer for Black Hair? Created: Tuesday, January 04, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Is there really a natural hair relaxer for black hair? Can you straighten curly and kinky hair without damaging chemicals and heat? Find out if there are alternatives to lye and no-lye relaxers in ...
    • How to Create a Hair Regimen That Works for You Created: Thursday, June 30, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Once you have a routine down, hair care will be easier than ever. Need suggestions on how to design a regimen specifically for your needs? This article helps you create a hair care plan!"
    • Black Hair Care Tips for Summer Created: Friday, June 12, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Use these summer hair care tips to keep your hair beautiful and healthy during the hottest months of the year." itemprop="description">> Monday, November 02, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Find out how to clean your hair and scalp with conditioner washing, leaving your hair moisturized and not stripped of its natural oils.
    • Review of MIZANI Supreme Oil Products Created: Thursday, November 29, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      With an infusion of ultra-moisturizing ingredients, MIZANI's Supreme Oil line of hair products are just what black hair desperately needs.
    • How To Shampoo Natural Hair Created: Monday, July 13, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Long or short, natural hair often requires additional time and tools to make sure it gets clean without tangling or matting. Here's how to shampoo those natural curls the right way!
    • 5 Ways to Jazz Up Your TWA Created: Monday, October 17, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Think a TWA can't be versatile? Think again. Give your teeny weeny afro new life with these five styling ideas. Your hair may be short, but your creativity can go a long way toward creating differe...
    • 6 Steps to Fix Dry Hair Created: Monday, June 01, 2009 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
      Dry hair can lead to brittleness and breakage. Put moisture back into your hair to help it flourish and grow as healthy as possible.
    • Does Not Washing Hair Make It Grow Faster? Created: Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      If you've ever heard the myth that dirty hair grows more quickly than clean hair, find out the truth today. Never washing your hair is not good or desirable, but maybe you can benefit from a less-f...
    • How to Whip Shea Butter Created: Monday, December 28, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Shea butter can be difficult to smooth over hair or skin in its raw, natural state. Learn how to whip it so it's easier to apply.
    • 3 Signs You Need a Hair Trim Created: Friday, February 26, 2010 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Even if you don't want to trim your hair, sometimes you have to bite the bullet and just do it! These three signs are an indication that it may be time to reach for those shears. And remember: regu...
    • How Often Should I Shampoo my Hair? Created: Friday, July 10, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Daily shampooing is generally seen as a no-no for black hair, so what's a good shampoo schedule to maintain healthy hair and a clean scalp?
    • Easy Ways to Stretch Curly Hair Without Chemicals Created: Thursday, July 02, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Tightly curled hair comes with its own styling issues. If your child has thick, highly-textured hair that leaves grooming sessions painful for the both of you, try gentle ways of stretching the cur...
    • Heat Training Created: Thursday, March 29, 2012 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Can you really train black hair to do what you want it to do?
    • All About the Brazilian Keratin Treatment Created: Sunday, August 30, 2009 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Interested in a Brazilian keratin treatment to straighten your hair? Find out everything you wanted to know about this treatment on black hair before you make that appointment, including what happe...
    • Transition Timeline - What to Expect as You Transition to Natural Hair Created: Thursday, October 08, 2009 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      What can you expect during a transition to natural hair from chemically straightened locks? This timeline walks you through the process every step of the way.
    • Do I Need to Oil My Scalp? Created: Friday, August 28, 2009 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Should you or shouldn't you oil your scalp every day? Is this an outdated practice from times past?
    • What Can I Do About Braids That Are Too Tight? Created: Thursday, November 19, 2009 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Tight braids can lead to serious problems, so see what you can do when they're just too tight for comfort.
    • Step by Step Flat Twist Tutorial Created: Friday, December 11, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Learn how to flat twist hair in this step-by-step tutorial with photos.
    • 5 Myths About Natural Black Hair Created: Friday, June 12, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Are these natural hair myths stopping you from embracing your texture? Debunk these common misconceptions and get ready to appreciate black hair in all its glory!
    • 11 Tips to Make Your Hair Grow Longer Created: Tuesday, August 04, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      These hair growth tips for black hair help you retain precious inches, allowing you to get the long hair you've always wanted.
    • 6 Things Curls Love Created: Friday, August 30, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      There are some things curls love more than others, and if you want lovely curls that behave, then find out what your curly hair wants.
    • Does Black Hair Need a Clarifying Shampoo? Created: Thursday, May 31, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      You've heard of clarifying shampoos, but you figured they were only for hair that gets oily buildup. Black hair can actually benefit from clarifying cleansers as well as other hair types.
    • How To Detangle Dry Natural Hair Created: Monday, July 13, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      There will be times when you may need to work through tangles on dry hair, so here's how to do it without pulling handfuls of hair out in frustration!
    • Short Hairstyles for Black Hair Created: Friday, July 13, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      These pictures of short styles worn by celebrities like Halle Berry, Kelly Rowland, Eva Pigford and more may just inspire you to get a short snip!
    • How to Twist Black Hair Created: Monday, August 17, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Want great twists, but don't know how to style them? They're easier than you may think. This tutorial, complete with step-by-step photos, shows you how to twist black hair into a hot two strand twi...
    • How to Braid Cornrows Created: Saturday, June 13, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Cornrows are an easy and low-maintenance style that works for all ages. Men and women can sport this simple braided hairdo. Don't know how to braid them? Follow this step-by-step pictorial on braid...
    • 10 Girls Hairstyles Parents Will Love Created: Monday, July 09, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Pictures of girls hairstyles provide plenty of ideas for parents looking for gentle ways to style a little girl's hair. This showcase of ten different designs work for natural and straightened hair.

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