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Q and A

  • Q&A

    My Length Markers

    February 2, 2016

    Hi Mayah, here ya go, these are my hair markers. I’m 5’7″. This photo was taken on October 11, 2012 and I started my HHJ in March, 2009 at shoulder length. It just takes time and consistent healthy hair practices. You can do it! I’ve mentioned this in other posts…

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    Q&A | Soaking Wet Hair

    January 18, 2016

    Teela Asks: Hola jen! Just wondering… what does your natural texture look like soaking wet, straight from the shower, sans product? i think ur texture is like mine, where it starts to shrink up really fast. i’ve seen your natural hair curly + wet, but what’s it like when heavy…

  • [Q]Sade asks: Hey Jen, I am relaxed and currently 3 months post and about to get a relaxer soon. I haven’t found my staple DC, so can I use a DC geared towards naturals. And have you ever baggied before? You can absolutely use a DC geared towards naturals. When…

  • I haven’t done a PYB post in a very long time, but I’ve kept track of your questions. If you don’t see your question over the next couple of weeks, please please don’t hesitate to resubmit it. [Q]Mandy asks:”Hi Jen, long time reader here. I know you’re a chronic migraine…

  • Hi all! There were many PYB questions on corrective relaxers so I decided to do one post addressing the topic… figured it would be easier/more helpful. WHAT IS A “CORRECTIVE” RELAXER & WHY WOULD YOU DO ONE As the name suggests, a “corrective relaxer” is still a touch up done…

  • [Q]Suzelle asks: “Hello Jen! What collage app do you use to put together your healthy hair guides? They are sooooo neat 🙂 Thanks” Hi Suzelle, thank you! ♥ I use Pixelmator to create my graphics. [Q]Georgina asks: “hey im some type of biracial and im trying to determine how long…

  • Sade asks: “I actually have a few questions, how do you finger detangle relaxed hair? What time of the day do you oil your scalp and do you moisturize and seal after?” Hi Sade, to finger detangle I simply part my hair into sections and then starting at my ends, run…

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    Q&A | Picking Your Brain

    September 12, 2014

    A reader asks: Hi Jen!!…Since you wash your hair in the shower, how do you keep your hair from clogging up the drain? Hi there, I have a hair catcher in my drain and when rinsing out my hair I catch shed strands with my fingers (or scoop them out…

  • This weekend’s bun on flat-ironed hair that fluffed up due to humidity. Tamm asks: Hi Jen, saw your IG post-humidity bun, love it! Buns are usually my go-tos as well but just wondering, what other styles have you done to turn lemons into lemonade and save a bad hair day?…