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Top 5 Black Panther Natural Hair Moments

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Top 5 Black Panther Natural Hair Moments

We watched Black Panther with Black Girls Book Club this weekend and we are obsessed! The film more than lives up to the hype and it's no Marvel that box office records were obliterated in the opening weekend. (See what we did there). One of our favourite elements in the film are the deeply complex, intelligent, beautiful and fierce leading ladies. Young black girls finally have inspiring screen versions of themselves in the mainstream media, characters who find strength and pride in their African culture and traditions.  For us natural hair is about embracing your authentic self and what a beautiful homage...

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3 Ways to Valentine Differently

3 Ways to Valentine Differently

Valentine's Day is upon us. Whilst we don't think expressing appreciation for your loved ones should be restricted to one day, it's a great reminder of the importance to make time for love. It's also a good time to indulge in a little self-care too, no one can pour from an empty cup. Whether you’re paired up or single, there are plenty of things you can do when it comes to spending time with those you love. Here are a few ideas. 1. Dress up for date night Date nights are always fun, be it with your other half, friends, siblings, cousins or even parents. A...

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3 Easy Tips for Working Out with Natural Hair

3 Easy Tips for Working Out with Natural Hair

Hands up if your hair has stopped you from working out?    Exercising regularly is great for your body, for developing discipline and it's also amazing for your hair. When you work out, the increased blood flow pumping through your body can stimulate hair growth.   Ironically, if proper haircare isn't practised alongside regularly working out, maintaining length can be difficult; although sweat means well, it can be extremely drying to the hair and lead to breakage. Luckily, we've listed four tips you can easily implement in your regime to help care for you hair whilst you work out. 1. Wash your hair regularly....

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Healthy Hair Growth - 5 Surprising New Year Resolutions that Help

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Healthy Hair Growth - 5 Surprising New Year Resolutions that Help

Want longer hair? You may have unknowingly committed to new year resolutions that will help on your healthy hair journey. Hair growth is about what we put into our bodies, genetic factors and how well we maintain the growth. A large part of that is down to our daily choices. So what are the resolutions that can help healthy hair growth?

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New Hair, Who dis?

New Hair, Who dis?

What better time to switch your look up than the new year! January is a great time to embrace healthy beauty choices and invest in quality natural ingredients that will help you to feel as good as you look. With 60% of what we put onto our body being absorbed into our blood stream it's important to carefully select our cosmetics.   While we agree that you don't need to wait for a new year to make a change, a new year brings with it motivation. If you've decided to stop relaxing or straightening your hair with heat then keep reading.  You can...

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