Articles for tag: Hair Repair, Shea Moisture, Sulfate Free Shampoo

Karla News

Warning: Co-Washing Alone Does Not Clean Your Scalp

So you are among those who realize that shampoos were the evil that dried your hair out. You have sworn off shampooing and have decided to wash your hair with conditioner only. That is great. But what are you doing for your scalp? Sure, co-washing is great for your hair but it’s not so great ...

Karla News

How to Select a Moisturizing Conditioner

For the greatest moisture supplementation, deep conditioning with a moisturizing conditioner cannot be beat. While water based moisturizers boost daily moisture, they cannot touch the conditioning power of today’s moisturizing deep conditioners. While hair product mistakes in other areas of your hair regimen are often excusable, shoddy moisturizing deep conditioning efforts will always show! Moisturizing ...

Karla News

Protecting Your Hair when Using Sulfate Shampoos

Recently I found myself in the position of having to use an anti-dandruff shampoo. Unfortunately, the ones that have been effective in treating my seborrheic dermatitis contain sulfates. My natural hair texture does not like shampoos that contain sulfates because they make it drier. However, there are ways to minimize the drying effects of these ...

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Hair Care Tips for Natural Afro Hair

If you are making the transition from relaxing your hair to going natural, you probably noticed your hair care routine needs adjusting. Your old hair products don’t seem to have the same effect as before. You also probably feel that your hair no longer grows. Discover natural hair care tips that will address these common ...

Karla News

Best Curly Girl Products I’ve Tried

As a curly girl with kinky coils, I have tried my share of hair products. Some did not work so well for my curls. While others worked OK at one stage of my journey then stopped working after a while. But there are few that have worked for me from transitioning, after my big chop, ...

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Chemically-Treated & Colored Hair: Should You Be Using a Sulfate-Free Shampoo?

If you have chemically processed or color-treated hair, the answer to that simple question is absolutely-without a doubt! Women, who color their hair regularly or receive chemical treatments such as keratin straightening treatments or permanents, should always use sulfate-free products to cleanse their hair. These fabulous products leave hair clean without drying it out, and ...

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Brazilian Keratin Hair Treatment Review

For those of us with naturally unruly coarse hair, trying to manage it is very time consuming and many times leaves our hair damaged. I have a mixture of African American and Caucasian hair. In its natural state it’s very coarse, frizzy, and hard to do anything with. I usually got relaxers to help out, ...

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Hair Care: Shedding or Breakage? Understanding the Difference

Hair Shedding versus Breakage Understanding the difference between hair breakage and shedding is an important part of any healthy hair regimen. Many people use these terms interchangeably to refer to any hair that falls from the head; however, this misinformed language can be a recipe for hair disaster. You must be able to properly differentiate ...