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Video: How I Flat Iron My Natural Hair
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Video: How I Flat Iron My Natural Hair

Here’s how I flat ironed my hair after blow drying it a few days ago. I used Paul Mitchell Express Ion Smooth+ flat iron and to keep my ends straight while passing through the iron I used a Denman brush (D3) and I modified it by removing 3 rows of bristles (pictured here).   Advertisements

♪ Ode to My Curls: Baby Come Back ♪
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♪ Ode to My Curls: Baby Come Back ♪

With the exception of my roots that puffed up due to my work outs (thankfully camouflaged by the rest of my hair) my straight hair successfully lasted the week. I was tempted to leave my hair alone for another few days but my hair started to feel dry; it was definitely time to deep condition.  ...

Using Direct Heat the Right Way
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Using Direct Heat the Right Way

Hi Emeala, direct heat should be used sparingly. Frequent use of direct heat will cause damage, dry out your hair, cause split ends, and cause breakage at the line of demarcation. While transitioning, some ladies benefit from not using direct heat at all, while some ladies don’t have an issue with using direct heat every...