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DNA Kits

My sister had her DNA done through one of those kits you can order online. Surprising results! ... has anyone on here had one done? What was your experience?

I don't like the idea of sending my DNA off to whoever, but maybe I'm just paranoid.
Original author: deecoily
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Menopause and Weight Gain

If you haven't seen this information about hormones and fat - and you are struggling with losing weight in your 40s and beyond, you need to watch this video by Lynee Urban. As someone who has always been skinny up until perimenopause came in, this information has been invaluable to me.

You can't eat how you used to, because the changes in your hormones are interfering with your fat burning processes. So it's time to learn about how to make some changes.

She has given permission for me to share this video and tell you about the information for her upcoming seminar that will cover this topic and more. You can register online and attend over the internet if you can't appear in person. Definitely worthwhile if you are having trouble with weight at this time of your life.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0...a7-reclaiming2

https://www.facebook.com/lynee.urban...3745920975998/
Original author: deecoily
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Go Back to Where You Came From

I would venture to say that 99.9% of us have at some stage been told to GO BACK to Africa. And I'd also venture to say you remember when it happened.

I was in elementary school - about 7 or 8. A classmate bully named Gregory Streeter said it to me. I didn't understand what he meant at first, but then he went into this insult-laden commentary about how my skin was dirty because it was brown and started laughing at me. That's when I started to cry.

But I also remembered my other classmates, especially my friends Liz and Jennifer (whom I am still friends with to this day) coming to my rescue and him getting punished by my teacher and having to apologize to me.

Over the years, it has been shouted across the street at me and my friends, it's happened in clubs. 'Go back to [wherever].'

The fact that repulsiveness is coming out of the mouth of this president* doesn't shock or even surprise me. In fact, the only surprise is that it has taken this long for him to say it out loud. He is a racist. He has always been a racist. He was a racist when he was sued by the State of NY for housing discrimination against people of color. He was a racist when he demanded the execution of 5 innocent Black boys. He was a racist when he and his family of cretins stated birtherism. He was a racist when he spoke of a Muslim ban. He has shown us who he is and continues to show us who he is.

What I'm waiting to see is what kind of country the USA is, because his support among the republicans is soaring after these comments against the black and brown Congresswomen.

Are we heading for another civil war against white nationalists? Sure looks like it to me.
Original author: deecoily
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Decade Loc-Challenge Part Two:

Im going to hit my 10 year mark in 5 months yall! I really am about to make this decade long loc challenge. Who would thunk!
Original author: Nikib4eva
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Processes & Patience - The Journey: User Results WILL vary

Same -- I was active back in 2010-2013 when my locs were forming. I didn't see much activity in the threads now but i lurk here from time to time to remember where I'm coming form. Hows the new loc journey?
Original author: Nikib4eva
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Hi there

Hi! My name is Whitney. Technically I have always been natural but I was taught to keep my hair in braids, wigs, weaves, pressed. Honestly I don’t even know what my hair truly looks like because I will take it out of one form of braids, wash, blow dry and it will be braided again the following day.
I don’t have patience when it comes to hair and makeup so I figured if I need to take this much care of a wig that will eventually get thrown away I may as well take care of my own hair which will last until I decide to cut it. Saturday the wig is coming off and the hair is coming out.

Really excited, really scared.
Any advice is welcome.
Original author: WhitneyLiz
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Locs thinning on hairline

These posts are great. This is precisely what I was looking for when I registered. Thanks again!
Original author: Lashlady
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NYC locticians?

All through Fulton St. Tons of them
Original author: Lashlady
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Saying hi

Hi all,
My name is Angela. I just stumbled upon this blog. The locs section is SUPER useful.
Hope I can learn a lot more from this board and meet new people!
Original author: Lashlady
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Saying hi

Hi all,
My name is Angela. I just stumbled upon this blog. The locs section is SUPER useful.
Hope I can learn a lot more from this board and meet new people!
Original author: Lashlady
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Does anyone use Flori Roberts?

How did I miss this?! I used to use Flori Roberts all the time. It's the first makeup I ever used - from memory. Fashion Fair was different from Flori Roberts, we used to have Fashion Fair cosmetic shows every season where I lived. Flori Roberts used to find its way into the Fashion Fair shows somehow so maybe they were linked.

It was more clothes with Fashion Fair but I know they had some makeup kits, I found some old stuff in my Mom's bathroom cleaning out her old closet way in the back LOL. they just didn't take off here. Vanity Fair - I have no idea. There were so many products called "Vanity" back in the day ---
Original author: deecoily
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Random Nappy Thoughts Summer 2019

Today I started taking a collagen supplement supposed to help with hair and nails! If I see a difference I will let you know - my temple area was a victim of thyroid medication overdose.
Original author: deecoily
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Random Nappy Thoughts Summer 2019

Today I started taking a collagen supplement supposed to help with hair and nails! If I see a difference I will let you know - my temple area was a victim of thyroid medication overdose.
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Original author: deecoily
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Hello Everyone,

Hello to everyone on Nappturlality.com. I'm Rose, and I have been natural going on successful almost three years. This was my second attempt and if it had not been for my youngest daughter who was 9 yrs old who want to go natural , and didn't mind getting her long hair cut little buy little at time . Made me do the same because both our hair was very long , I had to do it because it was hair journey I couldn't let her do alone and for that reason I wouldn't had gotten this far.(:-)
Original author: hairtalk
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Does anyone use Flori Roberts?

Does anyone use Flori Roberts?... My mom likes Fashion Fair... last time she went to Dillards the makeup artist also mixed her a "DermaBlend" concealer at the same time... https://www.floriroberts.com... does anyone know if "Fashion Fair" makeup was the same makeup as "Vanity Fair" makeup... my mom always liked old jets/Essence Magazines... I think they keep relabeling one woman every where we go... I miss those Beverly Johnson days... I usually don't wear a lot of makeup since I have the other acne... like some times I use Bare Minerlas and Pro-Active... but all these ladies are beautiful... I think someone was missing out on there beauty pageant...
Original author: cutenappygrl
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Newbie new hair

Have natural 4c type hair, low porosity, and doesn't absorb product well. Need product suggestions to use on it,
Original author: Suttle Margaret
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Sisterlocks

Any members with sisterlocks here? How long? I'm 2 years in and still not fully locked!????
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I Want Some Pics!

I am revamping my whole site so the new link with all NP gathering photos is below. Please leave a comment, tag a friend and let us know where you are now: https://going-natural.com/goingnatur...ty-gatherings/
Original author: masoesa
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Jersey Naturals

I was at that meeting and still have the picts. Looking for better ones if anyone still has them. I am creating a gallery with all np gatherings celebrating the 15th anniversary of going-natural. It's in the works but check it out: https://going-natural.com/goingnatur...ty-gatherings/
Original author: masoesa
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Welcome Newbies!

Hello everyone! Glad I found this place!
Original author: luvstrike
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