Growth Aids, Regimen Building

Beyond Vanity: Addressing Thinning Hair

After longer hair, the next most important thing a girl on a hair journey seeks is thicker hair.  And we’ve all seen posts and videos sharing tips for thicker hair.  But when you’ve made all the changes to your hair regimen and you’re still dealing with thin hair or the even more frustrating thinning hair, it’s time to dig deeper.  When women…

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Challenges, Growth Aids

Adding Hair Supplements to My Hair Regimen

If you’ve been following my hair journey for a while, you know that my hair journey focuses on treating my hair well once it’s grown from my scalp.  And while I have dabbled in using growth aids here and there, I haven’t taken it too seriously.  But at the end of last year, I started taking a multivitamin that had ingredients to promote…

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Healthy Hair Care

I’m Sold on Sulfate-Free Shampoos

When I bought Organix Moroccan Argan Oil Shampoo it was on a whim, but when I realized it was a sulfate-free shampoo, I thought, “Great. I’ve always been curious about sulfate-free shampoos.”  I wasn’t quite sure of whether they were something that my hair needed, but I went for it anyway.  And the first few washes went well, but then all of a sudden…

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Kid's Hair Care

Hair Products for My Baby Girl

Hair Products for My Baby Girl

I must admit, I’m not as regimented and precise with my daughter’s hair care as I am with my own.  The few things that I have purchased for her in the past were just ok (or terrible).  And the rest of the stuff that I use in her hair are from my own hair stash, which isn’t necessarily geared towards…

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My Relaxed Hair, Oils, Product Reviews

Moisturizing Pre-Poo | Aloe Vera & Wheat Germ Oil

My current moisturizing pre-poo treatment was inspired by the Moisture-Drenched Pre-Poo*.  Ms. Chicoro’s recipe calls for three ingredients: 1/2 cup Aloe vera juice or gel, 1-2 Tablespoons of your favorite oil and 1/4 cup of coconut oil.  I have been using about a half cup of Aloe Vera Juice and 2-3 Tablespoons of Wheat Germ Oil for my moisturizing pre-poo.  And I’m loving it.  I…

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