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    7 Tips To Avoid Product Flaking: Help For The Curly Girl

    I walked into lunch date feeling like a boss because I had a bomb wash day and my curls were on point. But then something went terribly wrong. Today I’m sharing 7 Tips To Avoid Product Flaking: Help For The Curly Girl. That’s the funny thing about curls. Just when you think you have them figured out, they throw you a curveball that turns your curl world upside down and has you questioning everything. As I sat down for lunch that day with a close friend, I noticed something that resembled snow surrounding me. To my horror, it was coming from my hair.  Yes. My product that day held a…

  • How To Style 3A Curls Using Mousse
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    How To Style 3A Curls Using Mousse

    Oh, the days of scrunching mousse over dry curls and creating brittle, crunchy, not so attractive curls. Sound familiar? If you are like me, you probably spent a good amount of high school and college with those stringy curls and weren’t sure how to change them. Today I’m sharing How To Style 3A Curls Using Mousse. I remember the first time I was introduced to styling mousse. It was back in high school and was intrigued by its fluffy texture but didn’t exactly know what to do with it. The result was less than appealing but there wasn’t nearly as much information regarding the curly world back then.  Fast forward…

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    Curly Girl Method Techniques Explained

    Shortly after discovering the curly girl method and deciding to give it a go, you will surely be bombarded with tons of different techniques. Since it can be a little overwhelming, today I want to share Curly Girl Method Techniques Explained to help give you a better understanding of the curly girl process. The curly girl method can be broken up into several different phases. To make understanding each phase and technique a little easier, I have divided the curly girl techniques into categories below. If you are new to the Curly Girl Method, I would love to share my Curly Girl Cheat with you. I create this guide to…

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    My Two Month Curly Girl Journey Update

    Two months ago (August 1st to be exact), I stumbled on the curly girl method over on Instagram. And for the first time in a long time felt hope that I would ever have curls again.  After 4 pregnancies (1 miscarriage and 3 births) my hair was in the absolute worst condition it had ever been. It had little to no body, a ton of breakage, and was pulling out handfuls in the shower.  I stopped coloring it and started getting salon deep conditioning treatment every six months, but at that point, I wasn’t fully committed to wearing it curly. When I stumbled on the curly girl method, I found…

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    Before You Start The Curly Girl Method Read This

    If you are reading this, chances are you have stumbled on and are fascinated by the curly girl method. Before You Start The Curly Girl Method Read This. You’ve seen dozens of before and afters and would LOVE to give it a try and see what kind of results are in store for you. But one thing stands your way…….. Cost & Confusion. For me, it wasn’t that I didn’t want to spend the money. It was that I didn’t know what the heck to spend it on. I got sucked into the curly girl worm whole on Instagram and felt inspired to start and document my own curly girl…

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    Easy 4 Ingredient DIY Deep Condition Treatment

    When it comes to deep conditioning treatments, there are so many on the market are great! But if you are semi-new to the curly girl method and want to get started without spending money on products (that you’re not sure will even work for your hair) I recommend starting with some simple DIY recipes that will give you great results quickly.  There are dozens of different recipes you can play with to find the perfect balance of moisture and protein that your curls need. It will just take some research and experimentation on your part. You can do it!! 🙂 But, because the curly girl method can be a little…