I was standing over a student in the midst of saying something profound when an urge drove my index finger to the first cornrow above my forehead. Two good swipes with my finger and I was good. Except in the moment of friction, I created St. Martin’s first and most likely perfect snowflake.
I told you about the first perfect St. Maarten snowflake that fell from my scalp during work in How to Get Dandruff That Will Embarrass You at Work pt.1 . Let's get to the source. Where did this dandruff come from?
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Learn the fundamentals of natural hair care while practicing 4-5 essential protective styling techniques: two-strand & three strand twists, flat twists, cornrows and more in 4 two-hour sessions.
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You probably see coconut trees so often that they've probably faded into the backdrop of your life, but the fruit is like a golden crown.
The whole water situation after hurricane Irma was a mess. Overnight I had my body parts on a priority watch list. And you know who came first on days when head-to-toe baths were criminal...[As much as I love my hair, she took a near back seat and had to behave herself.]
Sisterlocks are superfine, but if you are considering, beginning, or caught in the thick of things, it is a good idea to shine the light on some myths, get some useful facts and best of all, get practical tips from Nu-Loc Natural Hair & Spa’s Master Loctician, and Certified SisterLoc Consultant, Finele Anderson.
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Let's begin. Shall we?
Detangling your natural hair can be super frustrating [and that is putting it kindly].
However, pain-free detangling is possible and requires proper planning, use of the right techniques and adoration from sensitive scalps.
The absolute challenge lies with ridding yourself of old thoughts that appear as solutions. You know you've had several. They sound like this:
Wait. wait. wait. We have great news. Detangling natural hair is a simple and rewarding skill that anyone with natural curls or afro-textured hair can learn. That's what this post intends to teach you.
[Bonus, Felicia Leatherwood Detangler Brush Review]
April is almost here and you need a hair product refill. Well, this one is on us. Introducing our new DBC gift cards, a wonderful and easy way to go cashless and purchase any of our products, services and events online or in person. The great news is you don't have to spend it all at once and you can make smaller purchases throughout the year. Whether it is a gift for you or a loved one, our new DBC gift cards are a great way to give hair it's heart's desires, namely quality and good loving.
Uninspired? Need a boost in your search for protective styles that can take you through the month? Here are 10 cornrow hairstyles by three gifted hair stylists. First style is by Ashley M. Sparrow, an Atlanta-based hair stylist.
As 2016 winds down, we’d like to take a moment to thank you for your support on social media. Many of you have visited our page frequently over the year (s). Hopefully, you were inspired although you were unable to take part in our events and giveaways. The great news is, it’s now your turn.
Since a large volume of our followers are from the United States and since this is the month in which they celebrate Thanksgiving, we thought this the perfect opportunity. We’d also like to take the time to send a quick shout out to our naturalistas (and guys) in Jamaica, the U.K., Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago, Nigeria, Kenya, France, Brazil and many more countries around the globe. In your honor, we hold this giveaway. Do accept our small token of appreciation.
Win a $50 gift certificate from Alikay Naturals, one of our top brands retailed in our store.
Here’s how it works:
4. Complete the online survey (https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/9QGVPTY) 2pts
Once you have completed the above actions, you are in the race to win the $25 gift certificate from Alikay Naturals, a beloved natural hair brand.
The contest runs from November 15, 2016 to November 22. So, get your thoughts together and your picture too. This promotion is separate from all other promotions and hence cannot be combined.
Participants must be 18 or older and live in one of Alikay Naturals shipping countries. So, if they can ship to you, you qualify.
Contest ends on November 22 at 12 a.m. Winners will be chosen at random.Contest ends on November 22 at 12 a.m. Winners will be chosen at random.
Allow me to introduce myself. I am Rochelle a.k.a Faizah, owner of Don’t Break the Comb in St. Martin (Caribbean). If you are new, welcome. If you’ve been following, thank you. If you’ve signed up, welcome to the family.
Don't Break the Comb, firstly, promotes the versatility and beauty of natural hair, presenting carefully-selected images to combat negativity, misrepresentation and fear regarding a black woman's natural hair.