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Hair & nails
October 24, 2017

How to wear your ‘fro like a pro

Whether you’re in the hairstylist’s hot seat or facing yourself in the mirror with that dreaded comb, untangling knots isn’t something you look forward to, but it must be done. According to market intelligence agency, Mintel, fewer Africans are buying hair-relaxer than before. It seems that natural hair is here to stay! A natural movement Due to the coarse texture and tightly coiled or curly pattern, African hair can be fragile and prone to damage. But don’t be fooled into thinking that natural hair is messy! Your natural hair can be transformed into a lot of different hairstyles, whether long…
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Hair & nails
October 24, 2017

Your most common hair issues, sorted!

Long or short, the road to healthy hair is paved with a good diet, quality products, and tricks and tips from your stylist. Left to its own devices, we know hair problems can ruin your whole day! We have a few simple ways you can sort out those common hair issues. 1. Lack of volume Your hair may be tired, fine and damaged. The lack of texture may weigh it down and make it greasy. Solution: Dry your hair in an upside-down motion (with the hairdryer) to create instant volume. Use a back brush method (teasing) to whip up some…
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Hair & nails
September 26, 2017

5 natural ingredients for healthy hair

Are you struggling to find the right product for your hair, or simply looking for a cheaper option? We’ve scoped out some natural remedies that make good alternatives to expensive products. Bonus: they can also help heal pesky hair problems. Remember: As with any other natural oil, it’s important to do a patch test first: rub it on a small part of your skin, such as your arm or hand, and give it a few hours to make sure it doesn’t irritate your skin. 1. The problem: hair breakage and split ends. The solution: coconut oil. Coconut oil is the…
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