How To Make It Through A No-Heat Challenge

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‘Tis the season to go on a no-heat challenge! You may already be on one and coming from someone who has been on a few successful ones, it definitely isn’t easy. In July, I planned on going without heat until the end of the year and have already flat-ironed twice since then! But mid-November I […]

My Natural Hair: A Long Journey, A Short Reflection

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Coming upon the end of the year definitely causes me to reflect on my natural hair journey. This month makes 4.5 years fully natural, and five full years relaxer free (I transitioned for six months). I’d be lying to myself (and you) if I said the road has been simple or easy. It hasn’t. But […]

Just A Reminder: How Bad Do You Want It?

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Have you ever wanted something so bad that you could taste it? If you don’t know the feeling then I certainly hope you’ll get there quick. We all say that we want certain things out of our lives and make big goals for ourselves, but how often do we really follow through? With New Year’s […]

Protective Styling Season: Twisted Updos

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Lately, I’ve really been loving twisted updos for the fall/winter protective styling season. It’s fun to see how other naturals manipulate their hair to create these fabulous updos. Plus, there isn’t much of a learning curve because the hairdo is more dependent on our own personal creativity and style. Here are 3 little reasons twisted […]

Natural Spotlight: Tiera

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  How long have you been natural? After transitioning for 11 months, I am now fully natural! It has officially been 1 month. Why did you decide to go natural? I became curious about my own curl pattern after seeing so many others. I wanted to be able to be care free with my hair […]

How to Maintain Your Wash and Go Throughout the Week

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Even during the fall and winter months, wash and go’s are the go to style for many naturals. Not only is this style fairly easy to execute (depending on your routine) but it showcases the beauty of your natural curl pattern and can be modified into other styles as well. When wearing wash and go’s […]

Natural Spotlight: Clarissa

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How long have you been natural? I’ve been natural for five years now!   Why did you decide to go natural? I went natural in 2009 just to see what my curl pattern would look like. I never saw my natural curl pattern. Can you believe that? I was brain washed to believe that if […]