Author Archive: Deborrah

Blogger, writer, relationships/dating expert, fitness trainer and natural hair enthusiast since 1997. Sharing information from grandmomma, books and scientific journals, as well as my personal discoveries and experiences with natural hair as we journey from relaxers, flat irons and weaves together.

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Back to the Grind Castor Oil Challenge

Back to the Grind Castor Oil Challenge

Join the fun at YourNaturalHair.Com as we start our “Back to the Grind” Castor Oil Challenge on Thursday, August 15th. Register today and compete for the grand prize. Get 20% off your order of JBCO from Simply Organic Oils using code YNH2013. Your hair will be in tip top shape and longer too before the holiday party season.

08/02/2013 | By | More
Product Junkie Confessions: Shonna

Product Junkie Confessions: Shonna

My husband has never commented on my habit. He just shakes his head. Now my daughters on the other hand tell me I need to just stop. I roll my eyes at them because when they need a product where do they come to get it????? Ummmm, from me of course!

07/31/2013 | By | More
Dandruff and Flaking Scalp – How do I Get Rid of Dandruff?

Dandruff and Flaking Scalp – How do I Get Rid of Dandruff?

Wonder what you can do to get rid of dandruff? Many new naturals, moving away from the Creamy Crack are frustrated and confused about the changes in their hair and scalp. Article suggests topical and nutritional treatment to get rid of dandruff.

07/31/2013 | By | More
How do I Handle Men Who Say Rude Things About Natural Hair?

How do I Handle Men Who Say Rude Things About Natural Hair?

  Question: I wanted to get your opinion on something and ideas on how to handle these types of people. Just yesterday I had a couple of African American male coworkers laughingly tell me “Natural isn’t for everybody!”  Some of my friends said I should tell them why their thinking is wrong. Others said I […]

07/28/2013 | By | More
Water – The Key to Faster Hair Growth and Better Health

Water – The Key to Faster Hair Growth and Better Health

Water is more important for your body’s survival than food. You can live without water for approximately one week, but you can survive without food for more than a month. Lack of water also contributes to slow hair growth, hypertension, diabetes, kidney stones and an overworked heart. Drink your water!

07/26/2013 | By | More
Mango Butter and Avocado Oil Moisturizer

Mango Butter and Avocado Oil Moisturizer

Mango butter and avocado whipped together create an easy to make, nutrient rich, moisturizing, non-oily cream. Lighter than shea butter, you can apply this mix daily to moisturize your dry scalp and dry, breaking natural hair during the hot summer months.

07/24/2013 | By | More
Product Review Miss Jessie’s Super Sweet Back Treatment

Product Review Miss Jessie’s Super Sweet Back Treatment

All in all if this product were half the price and had a much lighter and better choice of fragrance I would repurchase. If Miss Jessie’s Super Sweet Back Treatment remains the same, however, I’ll have to catch it on the clearance rack or throw up the deuces!

07/11/2013 | By | More
Natural Hair Haiku

Natural Hair Haiku

Congratulations to the first, second and third place winners of our 1000 Facebook Likes Giveaway. These ladies each penned a natural hair Haiku poem and won some great gift bags of goodies.

06/18/2013 | By | More
Dry Hair Creates Single Strand Knots, Tangles and Fairy Knots

Dry Hair Creates Single Strand Knots, Tangles and Fairy Knots

There are a few tricks to keeping fairy knots and single strand knots at bay to reduce breakage, tangling, and frustration when styling your natural hair. Here are some tips for managing single strand knots and fairy knots to prevent split ends and hair breakage.

05/22/2013 | By | More
Natural Hair Q & A Session on 5/20/13

Natural Hair Q & A Session on 5/20/13

Join us on Monday May 20th for a Q&A session on natural hair care. We’ll discuss best tips and techniques for conditioning, treating dryness and dandruff, and transitioning to natural hair from relaxers. Be sure to bring your questions!

05/18/2013 | By | More
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