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The Revolt of the Roller Set

The Revolt of the Roller Set

Adrienne January 24, 2011 6

In my 2011 Hair Resolutions I vowed not to use direct heat. Well, a few days ago I was in the mood for straight hair & decided I would do a roller set. Roller

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I’m Seeing Red: My Second Henna Application

I’m Seeing Red: My Second Henna Application

Adrienne January 5, 2011 7

I secretly dream of being a red head. And, although it is known to strengthen & condition, my main reason for using henna is for its hair dyeing properties. According to the research I

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Maintaining Straight Natural Hair

Maintaining Straight Natural Hair

Adrienne December 21, 2010 11

When I had relaxed hair I found myself applying heat to my hair at least four to five times a week. At night, in an attempt to maintain my straight style, I would wrap

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“I ain’t scared of no flat iron!”: Straightening My Natural Hair

“I ain’t scared of no flat iron!”: Straightening My Natural Hair

Adrienne December 17, 2010 8

It has been 4 months since I incurred some serious heat damage. To prove to myself that flat irons are not the devil I decided to straighten my hair. Here is the method I

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Natural Hair UpDo

Natural Hair UpDo

Adrienne December 16, 2010 5

After several days of wearing a twist out I decided to take a stab at creating an updo. I received some inspiration from Uptown Curl, an event I attended a few weeks ago, and

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My First Henna Experience

My First Henna Experience

Adrienne November 24, 2010 4

Henna, a natural dye, is said to strengthen, add sheen, & leave a red tint to hair after use. After much deliberation and research I decided to give Henna a try. On Saturday I

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How Long Did It Last?: Layered Flat Twist-Out

How Long Did It Last?: Layered Flat Twist-Out

Adrienne November 11, 2010 1

3 days! I styled my hair on Sunday & was able to wear a layered flat twist-out, without re-twisting, until Wednesday! This may not seem like a long time; but, I usually only get

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Layered Flat Twist-Out

Layered Flat Twist-Out

Adrienne November 9, 2010 5

Ninety percent of any given week you will catch me wearing my hair in a twist out. It has become my signature hairstyle. But, here lately, I’ve been on the search for a way

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