Regimen Building

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My 2018 Relaxed Hair Regimen for Thicker Hair

When last we spoke about my hair, I was left questioning what I want to do with my hair.  My original goal was to have waist length hair.  But on that quest to waist length, I encountered breakage and thinning ends.  Now, I’m questioning whether waist length is in the cards for me.  Of course,

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Best Oils for Relaxed Hair | My Picks

If you aren’t at least using hair products that contain some natural oils, I think your hair is really missing out.  Due to the way that chemical relaxers straighten our hair, it has a tendency to be dry and frizzy.  Choosing the right hair products help to ensure our hair is acting its best.  And natural

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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

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My SL to MBL Relaxed Hair Regimen

As I start to rework my current hair regimen, I thought it would be best to document the hair regimen that got me to MBL for those who are still trying to find a regimen that works for them.  I went from Shoulder Length to Mid-back Length in 3 years.  And even though I’m in

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What's In My Healthy Hair Product Stash?

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been opening up about what’s in my hair product cabinet and sharing my honest opinions about the hair products that are cooped up in there.  I know a normal person might have one, two or maybe even three hair products for each category (shampoo, conditioner, protein treatment and leave-in

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Regimen Building: Protect Your Hair

Why Protect?  The hair products that we use can only do so much to keep our hair on our head and looking healthy.  It is important that we take steps to protect our hair from unnecessary breakage.  Limiting manual breakage helps with retention, which expedites the results we see from growth.  It also ensure that

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Regimen Building: Adding Strength

Why Add Strength? You want to add strength, or more specifically protein, to your hair because it adds structure to the hair shaft making it more resistant to breakage and more capable of retaining moisture.  Our hair is made up of proteins but chemical treatments and heat tools can deplete it of some of it’s

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Regimen Building: Adding Moisture

Why Add Moisture? Our hair behaves and looks best when it is well moisturized.  Our scalp naturally secretes oils to keep the hair moisturized, but daily styling, contact with fabrics, the weather outside, chemical treatments, heat tools and shampoos all deplete the moisture content in our hair.  Because of that we have to incorporate moisture

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Regimen Building: Finding the Right Shampoos For You

My last video got me thinking about the different types of shampoos that are out there and why I decided on the one(s) that I have chosen over the course of my hair journey.  Right now, you know I’ve been using the Mizani Phormula-7 Shampoo, but before that it was GVP version of Paul Mitchell

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  With the new year just around the corner, this would be the perfect time to consider jump starting your healthy hair journey.  For guidance on how to get started check out the information after the jump…