Just when I think there’s nothing new under the sun to say and express, somehow I get drawn in by an age-old argument wrapped in a new cloak of deception and regulations designed to exclude, disempower and strip others of choice, options and healthy life-style alternatives, simply bc misunderstandings that plague the culture of black […]
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Hi Mireille, I have been natural for 3 years and I wash my hair twice a week and braid it but my hair won’t grow. I’m not even sure of what products to use on my hair. Its nappy, dry, and short. Help!
Dear Mireille, My hair problem is that it’s short in the front and long in the back i need to do a chop but i am hoping that my edge will go back one day. The hair part affected is the front and the top.
Yup. Locks are matted chords of dead, shed hair. Actually, all hair is dead. Oh, but there’s more. Did you know there there are finitely 100,000 hairs that grow on your head at infancy. Those hair strands are terminal and will only regenerate a certain number of lifecyles. Those hair strands will cycle through telogen, […]
Beautiful Locs of Christina Ghansiwiyie Dzenyuy; Contestant of America’s Next Natural Model 09
Creating Beatiful Locks is about embracing heritage, not dogmatic rules and methods. The art of locking is about listening to the hair and hearing the needs of the hair, then partnering this knowledge with the biological state of the hair and lifestyle choice. Time and time again, those who adorned their heads with locks have turned […]
September is always the month that nappy heads begin primping and planning in anticipation for cold weather. How are you going to protect your precious locks of hair?