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OKRA GEL FOR NATURAL HAIR: PREPARATION, BENEFITS AND REQUIREMENTS

Okra gel as a leave-in-conditioner for natural hair! Now natural hair has availed me the opportunity to be experimental with plants and oil and that is wonderful. Since I became a naturalista, I'm always on the look out for things that will be beneficial to the hair and skin and also eager to share them… Continue reading OKRA GEL FOR NATURAL HAIR: PREPARATION, BENEFITS AND REQUIREMENTS

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NATURAL HAIR CARE 101: THE BEGINNERS COMPLETE GUIDE

You must be wondering, what natural hair is all about? Natural hair is hair that has not been tampered with chemical hair straighteners (hair relaxers). In this context, we are emphasizing more on the Type 4 hair which is the African hair texture. Like I've said several times on this blog, natural hair is beautiful,… Continue reading NATURAL HAIR CARE 101: THE BEGINNERS COMPLETE GUIDE

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AFRICAN THREADING FOR NATURAL HAIR: BENEFITS, METHOD AND MAINTENANCE

Good morning and welcome to my blog again. Today, I want to discuss about African threading for natural hair; the benefits, method and maintenance . But before we go into that, permit me to officially announce to you that after months of running a multi-niche blog,  I have now settled for hair, beauty and fashion.… Continue reading AFRICAN THREADING FOR NATURAL HAIR: BENEFITS, METHOD AND MAINTENANCE

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4C NATURAL HAIR INSPIRATION VOLUME 3

Hello and welcome to my blog again. If you just stumbled upon my blog today on the World wide web, I say a very big welcome to you and I hope you visit again. Today, I have innovative hairstyles for 4c Naturalistas. I published vol 1 here and Vol 2 here. This 3rd edition is more colourful than the… Continue reading 4C NATURAL HAIR INSPIRATION VOLUME 3

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HOW TO PUT YOUR SHORT NATURAL HAIR IN BUN OR PINEAPPLE FRO WITHOUT COMBING

The struggle is real! How do I know this? When I started my natural hair journey, I was obsessed with with Temi's hair. Everyday, I prayed to God to increase my hair inches miraculously. It never happened and I wasn't bothered because prayer without work is dead. I stopped obsessing and started taking care of my… Continue reading HOW TO PUT YOUR SHORT NATURAL HAIR IN BUN OR PINEAPPLE FRO WITHOUT COMBING

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WHICH DO YOU USE: SHOE LACE OR HAIR BAND FOR NATURAL HAIR?

I lost my frontal hair yet again due to bad hair practices which include: braiding very tight conrows, using hairband as against shoe lace to tie my puff etc. As a result of this, I came up with this initiative: FRONTAL HAIR RE-GROWTH CHALLENGE. You can join us to grow your frontal hair by following… Continue reading WHICH DO YOU USE: SHOE LACE OR HAIR BAND FOR NATURAL HAIR?

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DEAR MISS HEALTHY MANE: HELP! MY NATURAL HAIR IS AS HARD AS A PUMICE STONE

Hello and welcome to my column. How are you doing, kinks and all? I am Miss Healthy Mane, the in-house trichologist at www.chiomaokoyeakpawusi.com, here to help you achieve a healthy hair. Today, someone came by my salon, comparing her hair with a pumice stone. Yes pumice stone! To me, that was a strange comparison but… Continue reading DEAR MISS HEALTHY MANE: HELP! MY NATURAL HAIR IS AS HARD AS A PUMICE STONE

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FRO THURSDAY!

Is this hair all yours? The joy I get when people ask me this question is unexplainable! Sincerely, I never know my hair could grow to its current length after 5 months of Big Chop. Prior to this time, my hair growth was really inhibited because of chemical hair straighteners but now I flaunt my… Continue reading FRO THURSDAY!

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HAIRGASM

Haha!! You must be wondering what that means. Honestly, I don't know either but I suppose my 4c natural hair gives me hairgasm! The quest for retention is real which is why I've been wearing protective styles since I had my Big Chop (BC) 5 months ago. Anyway, I decided to wear my afro proudly… Continue reading HAIRGASM

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MISS HEALTHY MANE: HOW DO I GROW MY HAIR FASTER?

Healthy mane is a certified trichologist and a contributor at www.chiomaokoyeakpawusi.com. She’s here to answer all your hair-related questions. Send your questions to her at Healthymaneblog@gmail.com. Hello and welcome to my column. How are you doing, kinks and all? Today we received this email from our mail box: Dear poster, We've discussed this topic here,… Continue reading MISS HEALTHY MANE: HOW DO I GROW MY HAIR FASTER?