Ceramides, Challenges

30 Days With Ceramides

This is the wrap up post to my 30 Days with Ceramides Challenge.  I challenged myself to use ceramide containing products for the month of July.  I had two wash days while on this challenge and below you’ll find what I used as well as how it impacted my hair. How I Incorporated Ceramides.Silk Wrap On Relaxed Hair – I…

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Ceramides, Challenges

30 Day Ceramide Challenge

JustGrowAlready and RelaxedThairapy are hosting a 30 Day Ceramide Challenge.  It started on July 1 (so I’m a little late to the party), but I’ve decided to join in.  Ceramides have always played a big part in my hair journey.  My biggest hair epiphany happened when I first discovered Ceramides — and truly my hair hasn’t been the same ever…

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Relaxed Hair Care, Videos

Texturizers vs. Relaxers

This week, I watched TressedforSuccess’s recent youtube video where she clarifies some statements, ideas, and opinions that people are sharing about texturizers.  She breaks it down just the way I like–reading the ingredients list, decoding the components and interjects her personal experience.  If you’ve ever wanted to know how Texturizers compare to Relaxers, then this is the video for you.…

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Relaxed Hair Care, Self-Relaxing

Let’s Talk About Relaxer Application Time.

Let's Talk About Relaxer Application Time

Relaxer Application time starts the moment relaxer touches your hair and ends when you start rinsing it.  Finding the right application time is essential for consistent texture throughout the the length of your hair.  If you’re not bone straight staying close to your goal time will help with that consistency in texture.  And it avoids frustration and breakage later on.…

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