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How long does hair have to be for it to start hanging?

Ok. Right about now my hair is like right above my areolas (awkward information I suppose) but when its completely dry its at my chin. i put it in 2 braided ponytails and its helllllllaaaaaa short like -___- So if my hairs going to keep doing this how else do you ladies combat shrinkage? cause everything i've done so far has been a fail by now.

Added by Jazmyne Martin-McDonald on December 23, 2013 at 12:39am — 1 Comment

Confession Time

I have always probably like most, felt like my fro was not as attractive as when my hair was straight, or when I had weave and still to this day at times I have doubts, I've tried being natural several times and often give into "the weave" but I feel so motivated this time and I have been on a journey to be content with myself as a whole and that includes my hair in its natural state! So I'm using this site as a little fall back for when I have the natural doubts...because lord knows I will…

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Added by JadaLauren on December 19, 2013 at 1:46pm — No Comments

Palmer’s Coconut Oil Formula Deep Conditioning Protein Pack,

Hi,

Has anyone had a skin/scalp reaction to Palmer’s Coconut Oil Formula Deep Conditioning Protein Pack? I plan to put neosporin on my scalp and face. Any recommendations?

Added by AngelNegra on December 16, 2013 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Help! i'll be in the harsh snow for the next 4 months and need some tips on EVERYTHING to do with my hair!!

Good morning, Good Evenng,  Good night to you all.

Im a new member all of two hours lol

June 2013 was my last time i had my hair relaxed or used any heat to style it. I am now consciously transitioning to natural hair. I haven't had the big chop yet because I needed to figure out if i could leave the relaxer behind….answer is YES.

I am currently wearing marley braids which i had installed 3rd Dec and I plan to keep them in for 6 weeks before the big chop…

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Added by Stacie Sylvester on December 11, 2013 at 6:24pm — 2 Comments

So Why Is It so Cold?

So for the last three days i haven't took my twist out because i wanted to do a twist out but yet i don't want my head to be cold or for my hair to be dry. so i have been putting a scarf on my head and then a beenie over it. Just so my beenie wont take all the moisture out of my hair....Just thought i would share …

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Added by Krissandra on December 10, 2013 at 10:51am — No Comments

Finally something that worked

Hi im new to this i just cut my hair in october and im so excitied to see how my natural journey will proceed. in still in the first six months of just working with my hair so im a product junkey. I went to a natural hair expo and bought this brand call "Kynx" i love it when i co washed with it the definition in my hair was amazing.  

just thought i would share that... they have a website you guys and check it out 

kynxhaircare.com

Added by Krissandra on December 8, 2013 at 3:52pm — 2 Comments

twist out

MY twist out never comes out right it either to dry or two oily.How do I balance this out?

Added by mia starr jones on December 4, 2013 at 10:06am — No Comments

Are You Wishing That You Could Have Long Hair?

     You stand in front iof the mirror trying to, but not seeing the beauty that the naturals with long hair speak about. In public you pretend that you are in love with your natural hair and that you have totaly thrown the relaxers and perms away, yet deep down inside, you've been thinking about running back to the…

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Added by mia starr jones on December 3, 2013 at 11:08am — 1 Comment

10 TIPS FOR ULTRA DEFINED HAIR

10 TIPS FOR ULTRA DEFINED HAIR

1. ensure your hair is properly de-tangled before twi sting

2. use a defining product -shea butter, gels, curl creme etc.Dont be stingy with your defining product.(side note shea butter minimizes shrinkage where as gels and curl enhancing creme…

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Added by kimkay on November 27, 2013 at 8:15am — 2 Comments

well.... i'm just a begin beginner this in't a proper blog thingy

okk.... i need a big boost ladies and some advice... i'm abot to start the all natural Hair process but i'd like to know if it would make it better by trimming or rather cutting my hair?? thats 1. 2, in my oil mixtures i used pure sheabutter, pure olive oil, west indian caster oil, and i would also add pure coconut oil, would it be ok to add a very small amount of argan oil? orr? i would be adding pictures about the process as i go along... im so so excited... 

Added by Olu Olaitan on November 26, 2013 at 3:17pm — No Comments

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Added by Priscilla Ochonogor on November 21, 2013 at 2:24pm — No Comments

What Should I Do????

Im torn in between hairstyles.



Drum Roll!!!!





Problem #1 I'm attending an event this weekend and don't know what to do about my hair. I have tried to do a natural Up-Do  and that is not what's happening with me at all.

Soooooooo......





Solution #1 Get your hair straightened !!!!!…

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Added by Kai Kartel on November 20, 2013 at 8:07pm — No Comments

DIY Natural: Deep Conditioning Protein Treatment + Recipe

temporarily stop breakage, and if you color, manipulate, or flat iron your hair regularly, protein can really make a difference in the health and well being of your natural hair. Aim for a good balance of moisture and protein. I do this by alternating between a protein and moisture conditioner on wash day.

Head over to the …

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Added by Knotty Natural on November 14, 2013 at 12:13pm — No Comments

Perfect Curls? HELP!

Hey Everyone!

 

My name is Alexa, and I am a new member on blackgirllonghair.com. I noticed one major thing about this website... It's about natural hair!

I'm thirteen years old, I have been a natural all my life, however, I just recently started to take care of it.

In the United States (currently live in Ecuador now), in the last few months of my stay, my hair was PERFECT. I had everything, castor oil to shea butter.

Now, in Ecuador, for the past four…

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Added by Alexa AfroJack on November 4, 2013 at 7:19pm — 2 Comments

Me and my Hair

Name

C: 
My name is Maureen, aka Chichi

Why did you make the decision to go natural?

C: 
I never, really decided. I've always been natural. What's changed is that i now actually care about what's going on up top of my hair! Before my mum was the one who dealt with it or sent me to the hair dresser to get it in braids (which wouldn't come out until about 6 months later!!!). It wasn't until I turned 16 that she gave up and told me that it was my…

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Added by Maureen Chima on October 24, 2013 at 6:51am — No Comments

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Added by fritzbae on October 20, 2013 at 8:07am — No Comments

Hey beautiful ladies, happy Saturday to you all ,are all of your hair dreams coming true,or are they falling flat ,maybe its time for a deep condition,trim,color,even changing the part can make a big…

Hey beautiful ladies, happy Saturday to you all ,are all of your hair dreams coming true,or are they falling flat ,maybe its time for a deep condition,trim,color,even changing the part can make a big impact ,what ever your haircare needs are leave it to salon professional someone you have develop good communication with . Someone to lead you to the best hair ever. Good hair should last long after your visit from the salon.

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Added by Trina Scott on October 12, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments

Legth check Oct 2013

So I finally wanted to SEE that I had indeed reached waist length. You can hastily make a length check shirt like i did (or take another two mins and do it really neat LOL)

the below too pictures are over time pictures…

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Added by Ambi Taylor on October 7, 2013 at 8:35pm — 1 Comment

Natural Hair Style Simple "Twist and Cross" Updo

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Added by Nappy Fu on October 4, 2013 at 12:17pm — No Comments

Product Review

Please feel free to check out the product review I did on the Pantene Truly Natural Deep Conditioner on http://www.facebook.com/curlycoilykinky also check out pics and my other post on my page.

 

Thanks

Added by Toni Follett on September 23, 2013 at 12:26pm — No Comments

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