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5 Easy Tips for Longer Hair

It’s been said that hair growth is hereditary. That no matter what you do, the length your hair will grow is ultimately predetermined by genetics. Whether (or not) this is true, one thing is for sure: Growth is only one component of hair length. No matter how long your hair grows, if you treat it like crap and zap it of all its moisture, it’ll fray like the hem on a pair of blue jean cut-offs. ...more
Hi, Valerie! And tell the truth: Her hair looks awesome, doesn't it? Smart woman (and ...more

Beauty in the Eye of the Beholder

Reminiscing... It all started with four simple words from the soft-spoken young cashier at the grocery store as she rang through the eclectic assortment of foodstuffs I'd chosen to carry my husband and I through a quiet New Year's Eve at home. "I like your hair," she said shyly. ...more

Another One Bites The Dust

Recently I found out that one of my favoritesmall business owners who sold natural hair care products has closed their doors...I'm sad to announce that Nyenzo in Raleigh, NC has closed their doors....more

Totally Twisted Hair Bun

Summer is finally upon us and I can't wait to enjoy the sun. If you have long hair, I'm sure you are looking for easy and cute ways to tuck your hair away. No one wants wet hair stuck to their face and in 90 degree weather. I have the perfect hair style to complete your summer look. ...more

Curly Hair: Could I…Should I?

I never, ever thought I’d pose the question above – let alone pen a post about it. But a toddler swim class has a way of changing things. I love my hair.  When it's straight, that is. It's how I have rolled....more

A New Plan to Help Hydrate Your Strands: Abandoning Shea Butter

I’ve been thinking a lot lately….about hair butter. I’ve tried countless recipes all involving shea as my base, and I’ve been sorely disappointed with the results every time. That’s the problem I’m having. The solution? Here goes:...more

Orange You Glad.

I’m all about oranges, corals, and neons this summer. Can’t seem to get enough (as evidenced here and here, and oh yeah, here)....more

Jennifer Aniston/Rachel Green:Girly Girl of the Month

Ah, Jen. Sweet, beautiful, charismatic, girly girl that you are.I fell in love with you when you were Rachel Green on Friends. You were ballsy enough to leave a man at the altar when you knew it didn’t feel right, and worked your way up from a waitress to the fashion industry. All the while looking so cute with your “Rachel” haircut. You are so loved then and still loved today!!...more