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Organizing my Ayurvedic Herbs
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Organizing my Ayurvedic Herbs

I’ve been incorporating Ayurvedic herbs into my hair care practices over the last few months (with great results, I’ve been hoarding updates) and have amassed a pile of Ayurvedic herbs in a box in my pantry. I was over of going back and forth to that box each time I mixed up a batch of...

Cassia Mask for Healthy Hair and Scalp
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Cassia Mask for Healthy Hair and Scalp

Cassia obovata, also known as "neutral henna" is a great way to strengthen hair, add shine, and treat dandruff. I added aloe vera, bhringraj, hibiscus, and haitian black castor oil to add moisture, promote hair growth, reduce shedding, and strengthen my hair roots.

How To Choose A Moisturizing Deep Conditioner
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How To Choose A Moisturizing Deep Conditioner

When you’re first starting out on your healthy hair journey, wading through the hundreds of options  that are now on the market might feel a bit overwhelming but learning what to look for and knowing what ingredients work well for your hair will make conditioner shopping a breeze. HOW TO SPOT A “DEEP CONDITIONER” Not...

Acidic and Alkaline pH Levels & Why They Matter for Healthy Hair
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Acidic and Alkaline pH Levels & Why They Matter for Healthy Hair

Wondering why the pH level of your products matters? Acidic products close the cuticle layer of the hair. For high porosity ladies, using an acidic product after deep conditioning will help close the cuticles along the hair shaft, thereby sealing moisture into the hair. For low porosity ladies, whose hair cuticles are already tightly sealed, using a product with a low pH will further compact the cuticles, making it harder for moisture to penetrate into the hair shaft.