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My 2020 Lengthy Hair Goals

2020 Lengthy Hair GoalsI am so blessed to see 2020, and I want this year to be the most successful year on my hair journey. I strongly believe this will be the year I reach hip-length! I have never reached hip-length before, so this will be exciting. Below is how I plan to reach my 2020 lengthy hair goals. Continue reading My 2020 Lengthy Hair Goals

Why I Love Deep Conditioning Overnight?

deep conditioning overnightWhen I was younger, my mother would take me to a beautician to get my hair done. It was like clockwork. Every two weeks, I would get a shampoo, deep conditioner, and a press and curl.

It always struck me how many times my beautician (Ms. Janice…may she rest in peace) would shampoo my hair. It was usually three soapy lathers, but when it came time to bathe my hair in conditioner she would always use a quarter size. Even then I felt like that amount was too little for all of my luscious curly, coily hair.
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Let’s Talk Hair Retention

hair retention“My hair isn’t growing!” We hear it from our subscribers all of the time. But unless you have a medical issue, your hair is indeed growing. The reason why your hair isn’t flowing down your back is due to a failure of hair retention. Continue reading Let’s Talk Hair Retention

How Fast Does Hair Grow?

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How fast does hair grow?

Hair growth vary from individual to individual. On average, human hair grows about six inches a year or about ½ inch a month.

If your hair is straight or wavy, you will be able to see your hair growth fairly easy.

People with curlier textures may have a harder time seeing their growth. It depends on the texture. Curly hair tends to spiral on itself and “shrink” when in its natural state. However, rest assure, your hair is growing too. Continue reading How Fast Does Hair Grow?