10:35 AM / Wednesday July 26, 2017


Want To Maintain Natural Hair? Read These Tips — Now

July 21, 2017

By Dana Oliver I’ve been pretty open about my natural hair journey, however, it’s taken over 10 years for me to get a grasp on the basics. From detecting scalp drying ingredients on product labels to detangling without pulling out balls of hair, I learn something new everyday about maintaining and styling my thick curls….

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Crochet braid hairstyles perfect for protecting your tresses all summer long

July 7, 2017

By Leah Fletcher In the midst of oppressive summer heat, Kim Wilson loves wearing crochet braids for many reasons. For starters, they require less time to complete when compared to other intricate hairstyles like kinky twists or box braids. Secondly, her actual hair is “protected” underneath the extensions and requires little or no manipulation to…

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What should you ask a technician during your consultation?

June 14, 2017

Unless you’re considering a technician with a stellar and irrefutable reputation, you should always have a face-to-face consultation wherever possible. The meeting helps ‘vet’ your prospective technician and make sure he or she has the ability to produce the results you are seeking. Here are some questions, Greg Bazemore owner of GB Hair, a Baltimore-based…

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Straight talk from celebrity icons about business branding and industry trends

June 3, 2017

By Leah Fletcher The international Hair and Beauty Show team developed a professional development component that ranged from workshops dispensing advice about natural hair trends to business branding from industry superstars. Attendees listened intently as they offered opinions at forums or offered advice on branding their business to demonstrating natural hair techniques and products. The…

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