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Tuesday

3

January 2017

3

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Ask a Naturalista: Using Wigs as a Protective Style for Natural Hair

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This month, we are excited to continue with our “Ask a Naturalista” segment with a highly informative post on wigs and how we can make use of them as a protective style, to switch up our look and to give ourselves a well-deserved break.  In this segment, Mrya (Fablane and Afros&Mo) will be telling us about how she uses wigs as a protective style for natural hair. Enjoy and please share your feedback with her in the comments below.

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Wednesday

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October 2016

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DIY Hair Mask for Natural Hair

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Earlier this week, we had an awesome interview with Judy about transitioning from relaxed to natural hair (without losing your mind!). She mentioned the value of her own  DIY hair mask for natural hair. Her relaxed hair also benefited from it. In the spirit of supporting fellow sisters, we’ve asked Anisha to share her recipe with the crew… so all of us can have prosperous hair!!! Do let her know how you like it in the comments below.

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Monday

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October 2016

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Ask a Naturalista: How to Transition from Relaxed to Natural Hair (without Losing your Mind)

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transition from relaxed to natural hair big chop

This month, we are excited to start off our “Ask a Naturalista” segment with a first-hand tale of a transitioning journey. Transitioning is not for the faint-hearted, impatient or the lazy… Therefore, we applaud the brave ladies who do it long-term and we are always happy to hear their stories. In this segment, Judy will be telling us about her 8-month transition and offer tips on how to transition from relaxed to natural hair without losing your mind (and with grace).

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Tuesday

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June 2015

2

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Transition from Relaxed to Natural Hair

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So you want to return to your natural hair, but you don’t want to do the big chop. I feel you, I’ve been there – while many naturals begin their journey with a bald head, or a close shave, others would rather go a different route. Being petite, I was concerned that cutting off all my hair would make me look like a school-going boy, so I opted to transition for 8 months.

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Friday

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April 2015

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What a Good Hair Stylist should do for You

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At the first Natural Hair UG meet-up a few weeks ago, I listened to one or two horror stories about salon experiences from the natural-haired ladies, and exchanged some of my own. I once wanted a simple blow-out to wear that evening, and I popped into the first decent-looking salon I could find… only to leave with a headache, some unshed tears and a good deal of my hair on their floor.

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