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The problem is that hair begins to fall out with age. I do not want to be b...
This COVID lifestyle has really messed with my hair routine! So ok I got ki...
Hello all, I recently asked my cousin what products I should use to help me...
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CHAT & HELP

The problem is that hair begins to fall out with age. I do not want to be bald and I try to prevent ...
This COVID lifestyle has really messed with my hair routine! So ok I got kind of lazy - zoom meeting...
Hello all, I recently asked my cousin what products I should use to help me grow my afro :D and she ...

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Do supplements help hair growth?

The problem is that hair begins to fall out with age. I do not want to be bald and I try to prevent hair loss. Please tell me who has tried hair growth supplements like this one? Did it help you? Did you manage to stop the fallout?
Original author: EvgeniyPurtov
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Stuck in a hair rut?

This COVID lifestyle has really messed with my hair routine! So ok I got kind of lazy - zoom meetings meant I could pull my hair back every day and not worry about wearing the same hair style day after day... Not being able to browse the aisles of the local beauty store and try new things, spending money on stuff I DO NOT NEED online instead of stocking up on my regular hair products.

On the upside, the daily headwraps and scarves, much less manipulation and more "leaving it alone" has meant a surge in length retention. And if you have been doing what I have been doing, you may be noticing more length as well.

I think we all need to do some pampering. Get back into the groove and get yourself a deep conditioner or mask. I wrote an article on pampering our hair and I am going to link it here for some ideas that can help you flick out of the hair rut you may be in.

Try a new style, buy a new product, do something completely different, or go back to your style roots. This journey never ends.

https://www.nappturality.com/natural...the-superwoman
Original author: deecoily
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Alt Ways to Use Hair Masks

Hello all,

I recently asked my cousin what products I should use to help me grow my afro :D and she gave me a few recommendations. 1 product I invested in was TGIN Honey Miracle Hair Mask. But it recommends I use a dryer after applying it, I don't own one, I've seen people recommend using a plastic cap as well...which I also don't own.

To make a long story short I'm 25 and just now learning how to take care of my hair /:

Can I let a hair mask air dry, or should I wait until I go out and get a plastic cap?

Thank you,

Vante
Original author: Vante21
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Help Can any one help me with my hair type

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Original author: Meerah95
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Help Can any one help me with my hair type

Hello everyone Im new to the group. I have not posted much. I am having problems trying to figure out what my hair type is. Is there any one here who could give me an idea so I can find what products work best for my hair . I normally dont like to post pics but im desperate to know my hair type. Any help would be appreciate. I took this pic last night after I had washed my hair before I applied any products I attached the pic below
Thanks
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Original author: Meerah95
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Organic/natural hair dye

Hi there

Can anyone recommend any hair dye with natural ingredients? I'm wanting to color my hair in a burgundy color. Most of the ladies on YouTube use L'Oréal hair dye but it has a lot of chemicals.

Thanks in advance for the replies :)
Original author: Lexi240
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Looking for a pic buddy

Hello,
I am starting my love journey soon and just need help and questions I have 😂
Original author: sugaplums
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Super scalp oil????

Hey all my beautiful naturals!
im really big on jam packing my hair with nutrients so it has no choice but to grow. While doing my weekly googling for oils and herbs to infuse in the oils. I found this product that has an INSANE (almost unbelievable) amount of ingredients that live on my “saw on natural YouTube, maybe i should buy” list.
like
chebe
pumpkin seed oil
soursop oil
seamoss oil
black seed oil

I’m wondering if anyone has heard of this brand because baby!!!!!! I want these ingredients SIS! They seem to be just starting out, so i really need to know the tea, if anyone has tried them, as we ALL know how it can be sometimes. I tracked down their website and it’s ALREADY promising because it’s a .com haha
the website is www.IRLSKIN.com
i dont see actually skin products but they do say ‘scalp is skin’

I do have high hopes though. I hope to hear from you ladies ummm cus THIS INGREDIENT LIST CHILE!
Original author: Curlycoil
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The Best Type 4 Hair Wash Day Routine

I recently discovered the best and fastest way (that I know of) to manage type 4 hair, especially 4c hair like mine.

This routine is easy, simple and good for length retention.

I should have known it sooner but unfortunately, I didn't and many people don't do this.

No products needed-except for shampoo and oil.
No brushes needed or combs.

(:-)

I've posted a video on my channel that explains the steps of this routine:



It's been life-changing for me, and I recently told my Mum about it and she liked it too and it looks like she will continue with it.
Original author: MargaretOla
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Anyone here with stretched ears?

Hey Napptural beauties!
Am curious if there's anyone here on NP with stretched ears or is stretching their ears?
I am stretching mine. Both my grandparents had stretched ears and I want to have the same.
Anyone and everyone is welcome to post their thoughts....:D
Original author: uzuri
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Question about Black seed oil

I have a question . Someone gave me some black seed oil. I know it has health benefits when taken but I was wondering also can I use it as an hair oil like leave in. Is that possible ?
Original author: Meerah95
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Chebe products?

Hi, all. I hope everyone is safe and sound as things are crazy right now between this pandemic and everything else going on.

I found a new thing on Instagram (IG). IG is now a new place for companies to advertise their various beauty products. I saw an add for some hair butter made with chebe powder. According to that add and other stuff that I looked up, it's a powder that's used on the hair of women in Chad. Here is a post talking about it: https://www.byrdie.com/chebe-powder-hair-growth-4773123

The images I saw are great, so I figured why not? I ordered some chebe butter during the Thanksgiving sales. The site isn't the slickest, but if the product works, I don't care. Tonight I used it to twist my hair after showering.

The tingle feels great, and if I get just half of the results that people claim, I'll be happy.

Has anyone else heard about or used chebe powder, butters, or oils?
Original author: Scribetastic
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best sulphate-free leave-in conditioner natural dry curly hair-Mila Rose hair care

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Milarose.store Best Natural organic sulfate free shampoo conditioner: curly, kinky, wavy hair care. Mila Rose Hair Care (milarose.store) offers a complete line of hand-crafted salon-quality products made from all-natural ingredients that are free of parabens, sulfates, and dyes. Gentle enough for all hair types, Mila Rose natural hair products helps promote hair growth and stimulate the scalp with nourishing ingredients.
Original author: milarosestore
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Ends thin.. is there sometimes I should do?

I got some thin parts at the end of my locs. Most of my ends are not that thin but some are. Not sure if I'm supposed to cut them or??? Vid included. Can I get some some advice queens.

https://imgur.com/a/9c4eUi5
Original author: Marselek Brown
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newbie

Hi Everyone


I just wanted to say I am new to the group and I came about it from a search I was doing for natural hair care.

I am not really sure what hair type I am I will try to post a picture soon or in the near future.( a bit camera shy ) lol
I really hope to learn alot from here and to grow my hair long and healthy . So excited and glad I found the group.
Hope also to make some friends .
Thank again for accepting me
Original author: Meerah95
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Newbie

Hi - I'm new to the forum. I've been natural since I grew out my perm in 2009. Most people still think I have a perm because I flat iron my hair, which I believe is between a 3c/4a. I only flat iron my hair once every two weeks and I am seeking new ways to get my hair healthier. I've been using aloe vera and castor oil for the last few months. I discovered about two months ago that if I braided my hair in small sections after I washed it that I didn't have to use the dryer because it will dry by the morning. I was really happy about this because I know that the less heat you have in your hair, the more healthy it will be. Eventually, I would like to find more styles to wear my hair in its natural state. I'm here to find out more tips.
Original author: PurpleQueen24
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TEXTURIZER IN 4C HAIR didn’t keep the curls?

I applied a Texturizer with lye to my 4C hair, it turned to (Jheri curl) like curls while the Texturizer was in there. I was extremely satisfied with the results so I rinsed it out. Even when I applied the shampoo it was still very loose curls. HOWEVER, once I used the conditioner NEARLY all of the results(curls) went away. My 4c hair definitely has reduced shrinkage since, but not the results I expected or EVEN SAW in my Hair. What did I do wrong? Is there any way I can keep the loose curls I had? -My hair is 7inches -I am a male. -it was my first time doing it. Responses appreciated!
Original author: 4cHairMale
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Lock Journey, 1, 2, 3, 4.... Drop Your Knowledge!

What have you learned in your different lock journeys that could help someone else?

This summer I hit 7 yrs Sisterlocked. Previously, as many on this site know, I was 6 yrs Braid-locked (06-13).
I've learned alot. But here are some highlights:


Chill on the food products in your hair (ie. honey is ok but when combined with other products, honey can create a breeding ground for 'stuff and kill your locks, be careful...inbox for details).Rosewater or filtered water is better than aloe vera juice to moisturize locks.Less is best. Diluted shampoo, a dab of VitE and some water can bless your whole lock journey. Chill on products.Sisterlocks CAN be maintained DIY from day 1. I did it, experiment successful.Cover your hair when you can.My mature Sisterlocks are lighter, dont cause neck pain. My Braidlocks hurt my neck at that stage.My grey doesn't integrate well into my locks, all good though.The locking process is significantly different for different installation foundations. It's been quite a different journeyBanding really is important for SLs during the first 2-3 months.I cut locks to shoulder length for first 6 yrs....now, just letting them grow down my back again. My locks fit better in my bike helmet that way.

For me, life really is really more peaceful with locks and ....
more later.



Miss ya'll
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Original author: KnottyAuthor
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***about Me****

Hello
My name is Christee, I have been natural for 6 years now. Along the way I have learned a lot about my natural hair and how to take care of it as well as how to help others either their natural hair. I am also a business major and starting my own hair care business. Hope to hear from you
Much Love
Original author: Ornestac
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Hey. Nice to meet you!

Hey. Nice to meet you! I just joined the forum so there are so many things I don't know yet, I hope to have the help of the boards, and I really want to get to know you all on the forum.
Original author: Gammklo
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