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Is your hair thick or dense? | How to tell

Hair density and thickness are often used interchangeably to describe someone's hair, but they aren't the same. They both work together to make up your hair's identity but both say different things. Learn how to differentiate between the two to truly understand your hair's identity.     Hair thickness vs density The thickness of your hair is the width of a single strand of hair while your hair's density is the amount of hair strands in an area. This means that someone can have both thick hair strands and very dense hair. Alternatively, a person can also have thick hair that is not dense or that is very thin (showing scalp). Hair thickness and density combinations are [somewhat] limitless.  ...

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My top 3 natural hair mistakes

Over the past 5 years, I have learned A LOT about natural hair care. Not only from dealing with my hair but I also learned a lot from caring for other people's hair. I went from frying my ends to being against extreme heat usage (aka no flat ironing) and I wanted to share what I think my top 3 natural hair mistakes were in my journey.   Cutting my hair Let me explain, I am a fan of protective styles not only because I would consider myself a lazy natural and I have very dense hair but also because they are versatile. My personal favorites are box braids and marley twists. So back in the day when I first...

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The L.C.O Method

By now most naturals have heard of the LOC, LCO, LOCS, or another variant of the suggested way to moisturize natural hair. But just as a refresher, the LOC method is a moisturizing method that suggests the order in which products should be layered to maximize moisture retention. LOC is an acronym that stands for Leave-in conditioner, Oil, and Cream. When the S is added to the equation it stands for Sealant. This famous moisturizing method was coined by Alikay Naturals Founder and CEO Rochelle Graham and it has been very popular in the natural hair community.  The method is super easy to incorporate into your natural hair routine because all you do is use products you already own and simply...

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All about our Better Butter Hair Butter

Taylored Natural Haircare's Better Butter Hair Butter is a best seller for GREAT reasons! Our Better Butter Hair Butter is made up of a nutrient-dense formula that nourishes, seals, and promotes hair growth. This product is formulated from a blend of natural butters and oils that allow you to take care of your hair in nearly any condition (natural, blown out, and straightened).

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Scalp care while protective styling

As we all know, protective styling is one of the top natural hair rules if you're on this journey. However, do you know how to care for your hair while protective styling and what it looks like? Protective styling isn't just getting some fly braids or putting on a wig and forgetting about your hair. In this article/reading we'll discuss some tips for taking care of your scalp while protective styling. Healthy hair starts at the scalp, and the scalp is the foundation of our hair, you have to decide whether it be healthy, unhealthy, or damaged. If your foundation is unhealthy, your hair won’t thrive or grow, so it’s important to take care of your scalp. So here are...

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