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Dessert Products That Tempt Your Tresses!
“With dessert-like hair care products, you can still get the same kind of personal sensation and satisfaction without having to eat the chocolate chip cookie, literally. And vanilla, from an aromatherapy perspective, is very calming and soothing.”
Monoi Tiare: The Tropical Elixir for Fabulous Hair and Skin
This article features Monoi Tiare (also called Monoi de Tahiti), the fabulous Tahitian oil featured in intoxicating soaps, shampoos, conditioners, oils and even styling pomades -- all designed to protect the hair and skin from the ravages of salt water, overexposure to sunlight and everyday dryness we curly tops are all too familiar with.
Making the Transition
Transitioning is about learning to accept the texture with which you've been born rather than trying to mold it into something else.
Nurturing Little One's Locks
It is quite common for the new hair growing in to be different than the original baby hair.
Curly Hair Q&A: Lorraine Massey
Curly girls are natural weather barometers. Frizz factors reside in different climates on different days. My rule of thumb is to always use more rather than less.
Rouquinne's Makeup Missive: Glossing it Over
One of the best things about lip gloss is the cost factor
Chlorine: The Invisible Danger Lurking in your Pool
How to guard against curly hair chlorine damage
Kids Curly Hair Q&A: Keeping The Curls
Here are a few tips to keep curls looking bouncy rather than limp.
Cocktailing Products: Mixing up the Holy Grail
Any curly girl or stylist will tell you they have become makeshift chemists, creating their own mixtures of products in their search for the perfect solution for curls and kinks.
Curly Teen Scene: Liberate Your Curls
As I grew older and more mature, I realized that like so many other messages mass media sends us, this isn’t one we should take to heart. Sure, I use more conditioner in a week than most girls do in a month.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: By Human Designs
Craig Davis has studied healthy living for the more than two decades -- from "Planet Health," his radio talk show on holistic health issues, to nutritional consulting work for companies.
Ahoy Ye Nappies!
Maybe it’s a good thing that I couldn’t make it on the cruise this year. The last time I went, I failed miserably in my attempt to comfort any permed-challenged souls.
Ditching the Itch: Lice, Dandruff and Other Scalp Conditions
Head lice is one of the most common - and most dreaded - issues for young children and their parents.
Kids Curly Hair Q&A: Help For Swimmers
I always recommended bringing a photo from a magazine that shows the type of hairstyle you would like her to have. That way, the stylist knows what you are looking for.
Curly Teen Scene: An Interview With a Curly Girl's Mom
People would stop me on the street and always comment on your hair. I wanted all of you to learn that it was less important what you looked like, and more important how you treated other people.
Curl Fever Hits Oklahoma
More than 75 people gathered for the first "Just About Curls" event
Summerizing Your Curls
If you swim a lot, make sure to rinse your hair with water before taking a dip, and put a little leave-in conditioner on it. This helps prevent the hair from absorbing the damaging chlorine. If you can bear it, wear a bathing cap. Periodically, use a shampoo designed to remove chlorine and mineral buildup.
How a Girl From St. Louis Came to Love Her Curls
Before meeting Michelle and Gretchen, the owners of CurlyKids.com (and NaturallyCurly.com) and curly hair guru Lorraine Massey, Katie never appreciated how wonderful her natural curls could be.
Summerizing Kids’ Skin and Hair
Harsh ultraviolet rays, chlorine and saltwater can wreak havoc on a child's hair and skin.
Murumuru: The New Kid on the Curly Haircare Block
Local people cherish Murumuru nuts for their numerous contributions to health and wellness.
Curly Hair Product Spotlight: Marsha Coulton
Marsha Coulton launched Curl Junkie after a successful career on Wall Street
Curly Hair Q&A: Diane Da Costa
Anytime you can still maintain a deep wave pattern when wet, it is considered a texturizer -- a technique, which softens and elongates the natural wave for more manageability.
Majoring in Curls: Curly Hair Tips for After the Workout
Curly hair tips to banish that wilted-hair look after working out.
Curly Kids in the Media
Curls, kinks and coils, once all but ignored by the media, now are celebrated by such companies as GapKids, Nordstrom and Children's Place.
Zen and the Art of Curly Hair
He may ring a Tibetan "mindfulness bell" several times during a haircut to remind the himself, and the client, to breathe and to stay present. Clients also are instructed to look at their former selves in the pile of hair on the floor.